Every December Billboard publishes a chart listing the top songs of the year. The number of songs listed on the chart varied in the early years before becoming a top 100 chart in 1956. Select a year to see the list of most popular hit songs.

Number One Song of 1969: Archies - Sugar, Sugar Go to year: 
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Position  Artist Song Title
« 1968 1969 1970 »
1 Archies Sugar, Sugar
2 Fifth Dimension Aquarius / Let The Sunshine In
3 Temptations I Can't Get Next To You
4 Rolling Stones Honky Tonk Women
5 Sly and The Family Stone Everyday People
6 Tommy Roe Dizzy
7 Sly and The Family Stone Hot Fun In The Summertime
8 Tom Jones I'll Never Fall In Love Again
9 Foundations Build Me Up Buttercup
10 Tommy James and The Shondells Crimson And Clover
11 Three Dog Night One
12 Tommy James and The Shondells Crystal Blue Persuasion
13 Cowsills Hair
14 Marvin Gaye Too Busy Thinking About My Baby
15 Henry Mancini and His Orch. Love Theme From Romeo And Juliet
16 Youngbloods Get Together
17 Friends Of Distinction Grazin' In The Grass
18 Elvis Presley Suspicious Minds
19 Creedence Clearwater Revival Proud Mary
20 Jr. Walker and The All Stars What Does It Take (To Win Your Love)
21 Isley Brothers It's Your Thing
22 Neil Diamond Sweet Caroline
23 Oliver Jean
24 Creedence Clearwater Revival Bad Moon Rising
25 Beatles Get Back
26 Zager and Evans In The Year 2525
27 Blood, Sweat and Tears Spinning Wheel
28 Andy Kim Baby, I Love You
29 Friends Of Distinction Going In Circles
30 Lettermen Hurt So Bad
31 Creedence Clearwater Revival Green River
32 Stevie Wonder My Cherie Amour
33 Three Dog Night Easy To Be Hard
34 Smith Baby It's You
35 Elvis Presley In The Ghetto
36 Johnny Cash A Boy Named Sue
37 Smokey Robinson and The Miracles Baby, Baby Don't Cry
38 Jerry Butler Only The Strong Survive
39 Zombies Time Of The Season
40 Fifth Dimension Wedding Bell Blues
41 Bobby Sherman Little Woman
42 Mercy Love (Can Make You Happy)
43 Oliver Good Morning Starshine
44 Guess Who These Eyes
45 Blood, Sweat and Tears You've Made Me So Very Happy
46 Jackie DeShannon Put A Little Love In Your Heart
47 Watts 103rd Street Rhythm Band Do Your Thing
48 Grass Roots I'd Wait A Million Years
49 Doors Touch Me
50 Spiral Starecase More Today Than Yesterday
51 Sammy Davis Jr. I've Gotta Be Me
52 Bob Dylan Lay Lady Lay
53 Donovan Atlantis
54 Dennis Yost and The Classics IV Traces
55 Mama Cass Elliot It's Getting Better
56 Jay and The Americans This Magic Moment
57 Temptations Run Away Child, Running Wild
58 Ventures Hawaii Five-O
59 Glen Campbell Galveston
60 Lou Christie I'm Gonna Make You Mine
61 Ray Stevens Gitarzan
62 Tyrone Davis Can I Change My Mind
63 Booker T and The MG's Time Is Tight
64 Dionne Warwick This Girl's In Love With You
65 Winstons Color Him Father
66 Sonny Charles and The Checkmates, Ltd. Black Pearl
67 1910 Fruitgum Company Indian Giver
68 James Brown Mother Popcorn (Part I)
69 Edwin Starr Twenty-five Miles
70 New Colony Six Things I'd Like To Say
71 Motherlode When I Die
72 Marvin Gaye That's The Way Love Is
73 Nilsson Everybody's Talkin'
74 Brooklyn Bridge Worst That Could Happen
75 Joe Simon Chokin' Kind
76 Flying Machine Smile A Little Smile For Me
77 Tony Joe White Polk Salad Annie
78 Kenny Rogers and The First Edition Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town
79 Joe South Games People Play
80 Turtles You Showed Me
81 Cuff Links Tracy
82 Dells Oh, What A Night
83 Beatles Something
84 Gary Puckett and The Union Gap This Girl Is A Woman Now
85 Beatles Come Together
86 Bob Seger System Ramblin' Gamblin' Man
87 Diana Ross and The Supremes and The Temptations I'm Gonna Make You Love Me
88 Marvin Gaye I Heard It Through The Grapevine
89 Crazy Elephant Gimme Gimme Good Lovin'
90 Booker T and The MG's Hang 'Em High
91 Lou Rawls Your Good Thing (Is About To End)
92 Originals Baby I'm For Real
93 Edwin Hawkins Singers Oh Happy Day
94 Tom Jones Love Me Tonight
95 Paul Revere and The Raiders Mr. Sun, Mr. Moon
96 Guess Who Laughing
97 David Ruffin My Whole World Ended (The Moment You Left Me)
98 Box Tops Soul Deep
99 B.J. Thomas Hooked On A Feeling
100 Box Tops Sweet Cream Ladies