Number One Hits.
Songs that made it to number one on the Australian Charts, Listed by year.


 
1956 - Aust.
Jan 7 The Yellow Rose Of Texas Mitch Miller 6
Feb 18 Sixteen Tons Tennessee Ernie Ford 6
Mar 31 He Al Hibbler 1
Apr 7 Memories Are Made Of This Dean Martin 6
May 19Mack The KnifeLouis Armstrong4
Jun 16The Rock And Roll WaltzKay Starr5
Jul 21The Great PretenderPlatters3
Aug 11Poor People Of ParisLes Baxter1
Aug 18Moonglow And LoveMorris Stoloff1
Aug 25Portuguese WasherwomenJo "Fingers" Carr2
Sep 8Ivory TowerCathy Carr1
Sep 15Whatever Will Be Will BeDoris Day7
Nov 11Hot Diggity DogPerry Como5
Dec 8Just Walking In The RainJohnnie Ray9



 
1957 - Aust.
Feb 9Hey ThereRosemary Clooney4
Mar 9Singing The BluesGuy Mitchell6
Apr 20Cindy, Oh CindyEddie Fisher1
Apr 27Young LoveTab Hunter2
May 11MarianneTerry Gilkyson & Easy Riders4
Jun 8The Green DoorJim Lowe2
Jun 22Round And RoundPerry Como8
Aug 17A White Sport CoatMarty Robbins4
Sep 14Wonderful WonderfulJohnny Mathis1
Sep 21Love Letters In The SandPat Boone5
Oct 26Around The WorldVictor Young8
Dec 21DianaPaul Anka8



 
1958 - Aust
Feb 15April LovePat Boone6
Mar 30Catch A Falling StarPerry Como8
May 25He's Got The Whole World In His HandsLaurie London3
Jun 15Twilight TimePlatters1
Jun 22He's Got The Whole World In His HandsLaurie London1
Jun 29Twilight TimePlatters4
Jul 27The Purple People EaterSheb Wooley6
Sep 7A Pub With No BeerSlim Dusty1
Sep 14WhenKalin Twins2
Sep 28PatriciaPerez Prado1
Oct 5Bird DogEverly Brothers3
Oct 26Volare (Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu) Domenico Modugno5
Nov 30It's All In The GameTommy Edwards1
Dec 7Tom DooleyKingston Trio10



 
1959 - Aust.
Feb 14BimbombeyJimmie Rogers1
Feb 21Smoke Gets In Your EyesPlatters9
Apr 25Petite FleurChris Barber's Jazz Band1
May 2VenusFrankie Avalon2
May 16Now And Then There's A Fool Such As IElvis Presley2
May 30Bye Bye BabyCol Joye & Joy Boys4
Jun 27PersonalityLloyd Price4
Jun 25The Battle Of New OrleansJohnny Horton5
Aug 29Rockin' Rollin' ClementineCol Joye & Joy Boys5
Oct 3I'll Never Fall In Love AgainJohnnie Ray5
Nov 7Oh Yeah Uh HuhCol Joye & Joy Boys5
Dec 12Joey's SongBill Haley & His Comets4



 
1960 - Aust.
Jan 9Boom Boom BabyCrash Craddock3
Jan 30She's My BabyJohnny O'Keefe2
Feb 13Boom Boom BabyCrash Craddock2
Feb 27Running BearJohnny Preston2
Mar 12What Do You Want To Make Those Eyes At Me ForEmile Ford & Checkmates2
Mar 26Handy ManJimmy Jones1
Apr 2What In The World's Come Over YouJack Scott2
Apr 16Little Boy LostJohnny Ashcroft5
May 21My Old Man's A DustmanLonnie Donegan3
Jun 11Tie Me Kangaroo Down SportRofl Harris3
Jul 2What A MouthTommy Steele2
Jul 16Everybody's Somebody's FoolConnie Francis1
Jul 23Clap Your HandsBeau Marks1
Jul 30Just A Closer Walk With TheeJimmie Rodgers2
Aug 13Its Bitsy Teeny Weeny Yellow Polkadot BikiniBrian Hyland1
Aug 20Clap Your HandsBeau Marks2
Sep 3Walk Don't RunVentures3
Sep 24Yes Sir That's My BabyCol Joye2
Oct 8It's Now Or NeverElvis Presley7
Nov 28Save The Last Dance For MeDrifters3
Dec 17Are You Lonesome TonightElvis Presley8



 
1961 - Aust
Feb 11MilordEdith Piaf2
Feb 25Rubber BallBobby Vee2
Mar 11One Last KissCrash Craddock1
Mar 18Wooden HeartElvis Presley5
Apr 22SurrenderElvis Presley2
May 6RunawayDel Shannon6
Jun 17A Scottish SoldierAndy Stewart2
Jul 1Little DevilNeil Sedaka1
Jul 8Travelin' ManRicky Nelson2
Jul 22Dream GirlBryan Davies2
Aug 5I'm Gonna Knock On Your DoorEddie Hodges4
Sep 2Smokey MokesJoy Boys2
Sep 16I'm Counting On YouJohnny O'Keefe5
Oct 21MexicoBob Moore2
Nov 4Crying/Candy ManRoy Orbison3
Nov 25Goodbye Cruel WorldJames Darren2
Dec 9My Boomerang Won't Come BackCharlie Drake4



 
1962 - Aust.
Jan 6When The Girl In Your Arms Is The Girl In Your HeartCliff Richard2
Jan 20Let There Be DrumsSandy Nelson2
Feb 2Can't Help Falling In LoveElvis Presley4
Mar 3MultiplicationBobby Darin3
Mar 24The WandererDion3
Apr 14Good Luck CharmElvis Presley3
May 5I've Been EverywhereLucky Starr3
Jun 2Si Senor (I Theenk?)Rob E. G.3
Jun 23I Can't Stop Loving YouRay Charles1
Jun 30The Man Who Shot Liberty ValanceGene Pitney1
Jul 7West Of The WallToni Fisher1
Jul 14Do You Want To DanceCliff Richard & Shadows2
Jul 27Wolverton MountonClaude King2
Aug 11The Young OnesCliff Richard & Shadows1
Aug 18I Remember YouFrank Ifield2
Sep 1Silver Threads And Golden NeedlesSpringfields3
Sep 22SheilaTommy Roe2
Oct 6Ramblin' RoseNat King Cole2
Oct 20Alley CatBent Fabric1
Oct 27The Swiss MaidDel Shannon1
Nov 3Working For The ManRoy Orbison3
Nov 24The Lonely Bull (El Solo Torro)Tijuana Brass6



 
1963 - Aust.
Jan 5Big Girls Don't CryFour Seasons1
Jan 12The BoysShadows4
Feb 9SurfsideDigger Revell's Denvermen1
Feb 15Little Town FlirtDel Shannon2
Mar 2From A Jack To A KingNed Miller3
Mar 23Hey PaulaPaul & Paula2
Apr 6Walk Like A ManFour Seasons1
Apr 13In DreamsRoy Orbison2
Apr 27PinelineChantays4
May 24TamoureBill Justis4
Jun 21It's My PartyLesley Gore2
Jul 5How Do You Do ItGerry & The Pacemakers1
Jul 12You'll Never Cherish A Love So TrueJohnny O'Keefe3
Aug 2Suef CityJan & Dean2
Aug 1655 Days At PekingRob E. G.1
Aug 23Wipe Out/Surfer JoeSurfaris2
Sep 6BomboraAtlantics3
Sep 27Not Responsible/No TrespassingHelen Shapiro2
Oct 11Maria ElenaLos Indios Tabajaras2
Oct 25Blue BayouRoy Orbison1
Nov 1Dance OnKathy Kirby2
Nov 15Royal TelephoneJimmy Little1
Nov 22Then He Kissed MeCrystals2
Dec 12Sugar ShackJimmy Gilmen & Fireballs2
Dec 20Do You Love MeBrian Poole & Tremeloes3



 
1964 - Aust.
Jan 10I Want To Hold Your HandBeatles5
Feb 14I Saw Her Standing There/Love Me DoBeatles7
Apr 3All My LovingBeatles5
May 8A World Without LovePeter & Gordon2
May 22Can't Buy Me LoveBeatles1
May 27My Boy LollipopMillie1
Jun 3My GuyMary Wells1
Jun 10Poison IvyBilly Thorpe & Aztecs2
Jun 24You're My WorldCilla Black4
Jul 22A Hard Day's NightBeatles4
Aug 19The House Of The Rising SunAnimals2
Sep 2A Hard Day's NightBeatles1
Sep 9I Should Have Know Better/If I FallBeatles4
Oct 17Have I The RightHoneycombs2
Oct 21She's A ModRay Columbus & Invaders3
Nov 11When You Walk In The RoomSearchers1
Nov 18Ask Me/Ain't That Lovin' You BabyElvis Presley1
Nov 25Leader Of The PackShangri - Las2
Dec 9I Feel Fine/She's A WomanBeatles6



 
1965 - Aust.
Jan 20Over The Rainbow/That I LoveBilly Thorpe & Aztecs2
Feb 3Under The Boardwalk/Walking The DogRolling Stones2
Feb 17Ferry Cross The MerseyGerry & The Pacemakers1
Feb 2420 Miles/Devoted To YouRay Brown & The Whispers2
Mar 10I'll Never Find Another YouThe Seekers3
Mar 31Rock And Roll Music/Honey Don'tBeatles4
Apr 28Ticket To Ride/Yes It IsBeatles2
May 12Mrs. Brown You've Got A Lovely DaughterHerman's Hermits4
Jun 9Pride/Say It AgainRay Brown & The Whispers1
Jun 16Crying In The ChapelElvis Presley2
Jun 30I Told The Brook/Funny FaceBilly Thorpe & The Aztecs2
Jul 14She's So Fine/Old Oak TreeEasybeats2
Jul 28Fool Fool FoolRay Brown & The Whispers2
Aug 11A Walk In The Black ForestHorst Jankowski3
Sep 1Help!Beatles3
Sep 22It SilenzioNini Rosso2
Oct 6Que Sera Sera (Whatever Will Be Will Be)/Shakin' All OverNormie Rowe & The Playboys11
Dec 22The Carnival Is OverThe Seekers2



 
1966 - Aust.
Jan 5We Can Work It Out/Day TripperBeatles8
Mar 2Woman (Make Me Feel Alright)Easybeats1
Mar 9These Boots Are Made For Walkin'Nancy Sinatra8
May 4Nowhere Man/Norwegian WoodBeatles2
May 18Hitch HikerBobby & Laurie1
May 25Elusive ButterflyBob Lind1
Jun 1Come And See HerEasybeats2
Jun 15Tar And CementVerdelle Smith1
Jun 22Strangers In The NightFrank Sinatra5
Jul 27Born FreeMatt Monro3
Aug 17Too Much/I'll Make You HappyEasybeats3
Sep 7Yellow Submarine/Eleanor RigbyBeatles6
Oct 19Step Back/Cara LynJohnny Young5
Nov 30Let It Be MeJohnny Young2
Dec 14Friday On My MindEasybeats6



 
1967 - Aust.
Jan 25The Green Green Grass Of HomeTom Jones2
Feb 8I'm A Believer/(I'm Not Your) Steppin' StoneThe Monkees1
Feb 15Snoopy vs The Red BaronRoyal Guardsmen7
Apr 5Penny Lane/Strawberry Fields ForeverBeatles3
Apr 26Dedicated To The One I LoveMamas & The Papas2
May 10Something' StupidNancy & Frank Sinatra2
May 24This Is My SongHarry Scombe6
Jul 5A Whiter Shade Of PaleProcol Harum3
Jul 26All You Need Is Love/Baby You're A Rich ManBeatles4
Aug 23Up Up And Away5th Dimension3
Sep 13(Theme From) The MonkeesThe Monkees2
Sep 27Itchycoo ParkSmall Faces4
Oct 25The Last WaltzEngelbert Humperdinck8
Dec 20Snoopy's XmasRoyal Guardsmen3



 
1968 - Aust.
Jan 10Hello Goodbye/I Am The WalrusBeatles1
Jan 17Sadie The Cleaning LadyJohnny Farnham6
Feb 28Love Is BluePaul Mauriat6
Apr 10Lady MadonnaBeatles3
May 1HoneyBobby Goldsboro4
May 29The UnicornIrish Rovers2
Jun 12The Guy's In Love With YouHerb Alpert & Tijuana Brass5
Jul 7McArthur ParkRichard Harris6
Aug 28You Keep Me Hanging OnVanilla Fudge5
Oct 2Hey Jude/RevolutionBeatles15



 
1969 - Aust.
Jan 15Star Crossed LoversNeil Sedaka7
Mar 5Od-La-Di Od-La-Da/While My Guitar Gently WeepsBeatles5
Apr 9Where Do You Go To My LovelyPeter Sarstedt6
May 21Get Back/Don't Let Me DownBeatles5
Jun 25The Real Thing (Parts 1&2)Russell Morris2
Jul 7The Ballad Of John And YokoBeatles4
Aug 6In The GhettoElvis Presley2
Aug 20My Sentimental FriendHerman's Hermits1
Aug 27In The Year 2525Zager & Evans1
Sep 3Honky Tonk Women/You Can't Always Get What You WantRolling Stones5
Oct 8Part Three Into Paper Walls/The Girl That I LoveRussell Morris3
Oct 29OneJohnny Farnham2
Nov 11I'll Never Fall In Love AgainBobbie Gentry2
Nov 26Something/Come TogetherBeatles4
Dec 24Penny ArcadeRoy Orbison4



 
1970 - Aust.
Jan 21Raindrops Keep Fallin' On My HeadJohnny Farnham3
Feb 11He Ain't Heavy He's My BrotherHollies4
Mar 11Two Little BoysRolf Harris1
Mar 18SachaHank B. Marvin2
Apr 1Love Grows (Where My Rosemary Goes)Edison Lighthouse3
Apr 22Let It BeThe Beatles3
May 13Bridge Over Troubled WaterSimon & Garfunkel3
Jun 4Let It BeThe Beatles3
Jun 25Knock Knock Who's ThereLiv Maessen7
Aug 13El Condor PasaSimon & Garfunkel1
Aug 20In The SummertimeThe Mixtures8
Oct 16Yellow RiverAutumn4
Nov 13Spill The WineEric Burdon & War1
Nov 20Lookin' Out My Back DoorCreedence Clearwater Revival1
Nov 27Burning BridgesMike Curb Congregation2
Dec 11Song Of JoyMiguel Rios2
Dec 25I Think I Love YouPartridge Family3



 
1971 - Aust.
Jan 14My Sweet Lord/Isn't It A PityGeorge Harrison11
Apr 1Rose GardenLynn Anderson6
May 13Chirpy Chirpy Cheep CheepMiddle Of The Road2
May 27Me And Bobbie McGeeJanis Joplin3
Jun 17If Not For YouOlivia Newton-John1
Jun 24Black NightDeep Purple2
Jul 8(Where Do I Begin) Love StoryAndy Williams1
Jul 15Eagle Rock/Bom BomDaddy Cool7
Sep 1I Don't Know How To Love HimHelen Reddy2
Sep 15L. A. International AirportSusan Raye1
Sep 23Daddy CoolDrummond1
Oct 3L. A. Internatioal AirportSusan Raye1
Oct 17Love Is A Beautiful SongDave Mills5
Nov 11The Banks Of The OhioOlivia Newton-John2
Nov 25Maggie May/Reason To BelieveRod Stewart4
Dec 23ImagineJohn Lennon5



 
1972 - Aust.
Jan 27CherishDavid Cassidy3
Feb 17Brand New KeyMelanie2
Mar 2The Ranger's WaltzMom & Dads1
Mar 9American PieDon McLean4
Apr 6Without YouNilsson4
May 4Most People I Know Think That I'm CrazyAztecs2
May 18Amazing GraceThe Military Band Of The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards4
Jun 15The First Time Ever I Saw Your FaceRoberta Flack3
Jul 6Sylvia's MotherDr. Hook & Medicine Show2
Jul 20Long Haired Lover From LiverpoolLittle Jimmy Osmond1
Jul 27Redback On The Toilet SeatSlim Newton1
Aug 3Puppy LoveDonny Osmond2
Aug 17Daddy Don't You Walk So FastWayne Newton2
Aug 31Puppy LoveDonny Osmond3
Sep 21Oh Babe What Would You SayHurricane Smith2
Oct 5Boppin' The BluesBlackfeather1
Oct 12PopcornHot Butter4
Nov 9The Happiest Girl In The Whole U.S.A.Donna Fargo4
Dec 7There Are Too Many Aaviours On My CrossRichard Harris2
Dec 21BenMichael Jackson6



 
1973 - Aust.
Feb 1You're So VainCarly Simon8
Mar 29Crocodile RockElton John3
Apr 19Top Of The WorldThe Carpenters3
May 10Tie A Yellow Ribbon Round The Ole Oak TreeDawn10
Jul 19The Morning AfterMaureen McGovern2
Aug 2And I Love You SoPerry Como4
Aug 30I Don't Wanna Play HouseBarbara Ray1
Sep 6Never Never NeverShirley Bassey1
Sep 13I Don't Wanna Play HouseBarbara Ray2
Sep 27Rubber Bullets10cc2
Oct 11Monster MashBobby 'Boris' Pickett & The Crypt Kickers7
Nov 29Dancin' (On A Saturday Night)Barry Blue2
Dec 13For The Good TimesPerry Como1
Dec 20Rock OnDavid Essex3



 
1974 - Aust.
Jan 10I Am PegasusRoss Ryan3
Jan 31Farewell Aunty JackGrahame Bond10
Apr 11Seasons In The SunTerry Jacks7
May 30The Entertainer ('The Sting')Marvin Hamlisch2
Jun 13Billy Don't Be A HeroPaper Lace6
Jul 25Evie Part 1Stevie Wright3
Aug 15Sugar Baby LoveRubettes7
Oct 3The Night Chicago DiedPaper Lace6
Nov 14Hey PaulaErnie Sigley & Denise Drysdale8











 
2003 - Aust.
Jan 06 2003  Lose Yourself Eminem 8
Mar 03 2003  Beautiful Christina Aguilera 1
Mar 10 2003  Lost Without You Delta Goodrem 1
Mar 17 2003  All The Things She Said T.a.t.u. 1
Mar 24 2003  Lost Without You Delta Goodrem 1
Mar 31 2003  All The Things She Said T.a.t.u. 1
Apr 07 2003  In Da Club 50 Cent 5
May 12 2003  Rock Your Body Justin Timberlake 1
May 19 2003  Bring Me To Life Evanescence 6
Jun 30 2003  Innocent Eyes Delta Goodrem 2
Jul 14 2003  Ignition R. Kelly 6
Aug 25 2003  Where Is The Love? Black Eyed Peas 4
Sep 22 2003  White Flag Dido 1
Sep 29 2003  Not Me, Not I Delta Goodrem 1
Oct 06 2003  Where Is The Love? Black Eyed Peas 2
Oct 20 2003  Rise Up Australian Idol Final 3
Nov 10 2003  Slow Kylie Minogue 1
Nov 17 2003  Me Against The Music Britney Spears & Madonna 2
Dec 01 2003  Angels Brought Me Here Guy Sebastian 3
Dec 22 2003  Predictable Delta Goodrem 1
Dec 29 2003  Shut Up Black Eyed Peas 1



 
2004 - Aust.
Jan 05 2004  Shut Up Black Eyed Peas 3
Jan 26 2004  Hey Ya! Outkast 1
Feb 02 2004  What About Me Shannon Noll 4
Mar 01 2004  All I Need Is You Guy Sebastian 1
Mar 08 2004  Superstar Jamelia 1
Mar 15 2004  Toxic Britney Spears 2
Mar 29 2004  Yeah Usher 1
Apr 05 2004  F**k It Eamon 4
May 03 2004  My Band D12 & Eminem 1
May 10 2004  Left Outside Alone Anastacia 1
May 17 2004  My Band D12 & Eminem 1
May 24 2004  Black Betty Spiderbait 3
Jun 14 2004  F.u.r.b. (f U Right Back) Frankee 3
Jun 28 2004  Everytime Britney Spears 1
Jul 12 2004  Learn To Fly Shannon Noll 1
Jul 19 2004  Angel Eyes Paulini 3
Aug 09 2004  Scar Missy Higgins 1
Aug 16 2004  When The War Is Over Cosima 2
Aug 30 2004  My Place Nelly & Jaheim 1
Sep 06 2004  She Will Be Loved Maroon 5 4
Oct 04 2004  Out With My Baby Guy Sebastian 1
Oct 11 2004  She Will Be Loved Maroon 5 1
Oct 18 2004  Out Of The Blue Delta Goodrem 3
Nov 08 2004  Just Lose It Eminem 1
Nov 15 2004  What You Waiting For Gwen Stefani 2
Nov 29 2004  These Kids Joel Turner 1
Dec 06 2004  Listen With Your Heart Casey Donovan 2
Dec 20 2004  The Prayer Anthony Callea 2



 
2005 - Aust.
Jan 03 2005  The Prayer Anthony Callea 3
Jan 24 2005  Nasty Girl Nitty 2
Feb 07 2005  Over And Over Nelly & Tim Mcgraw 5
Mar 14 2005  Almost Here Brian Mcfadden & Delta Goodrem 1
Mar 21 2005  Rain / Bridge Over Troubled Water Anthony Callea 2
Apr 04 2005  Beautiful Soul Jesse Mccartney 4
May 02 2005  Irreplaceable Beyonce Knowles 1
May 09 2005  Signs Snoop Dogg 1
May 16 2005  Switch Will Smith 1
May 23 2005  Don't Phunk With My Heart Black Eyed Peas 3
May 30 2005  Hollaback Girl Gwen Stefani 1
Jun 20 2005  Incomplete Backstreet Boys 1
Jun 27 2005  We Belong Together Mariah Carey 2
Jul 11 2005  Lonely Akon 2
Jul 25 2005  Axel F Crazy Frog 3
Aug 15 2005  Lonely Akon 1
Aug 22 2005  Ghetto Gospel 2pac 1
Aug 29 2005  Don't Cha Pussycat Dolls 7
Oct 24 2005  Gold Digger Kanye West 3
Nov 14 2005  Hung Up Madonna 1
Nov 21 2005  My Humps Black Eyed Peas 2
Dec 05 2005  Maybe Tonight Kate DeAraugo 2
Dec 19 2005  Wasabi Lee Harding 2



 
2006 - Aust.
Jan 02 2006  Wasabi Lee Harding 2
Jan 16 2006  Wasabi Lee Harding 1
Jan 23 2006  Run It! Chris Brown 1
Jan 30 2006  When I'm Gone Eminem 1
Feb 01 2007  Irreplaceable Beyonce Knowles 1
Feb 06 2006  Run It! Chris Brown 2
Feb 20 2006  Love Generation Bob Sinclar 2
Mar 06 2006  Flaunt It TV Rock 5
Apr 03 2006  Forever Young Youth Group 2
Apr 24 2006  SOS (Rescue Me) Rihanna 8
Jun 19 2006  Hips Don't Lie Shakira & Wyclef Jean 9
Aug 21 2006  Sexy Back Justin Timberlake 2
Sep 04 2006  I Wish I Was A Punk Rocker Sandi Thom 10
Nov 13 2006  The Saints Are Coming U2 & Green Day 1
Nov 20 2006  I Don't Feel Like Dancin' Scissor Sisters 2
Dec 04 2006  Night Of My Life Damien Leith 4