Acclaimed Music - The Top Songs from 1969
The Top Songs from 1969

RankAll Time
Rank
ArtistSingleSample
1 31 The Jackson 5
I Want You Back

2 51 Creedence Clearwater Revival
Proud Mary
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3 69 Elvis Presley
Suspicious Minds

4 84 Led Zeppelin
Whole Lotta Love
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5 110 The Rolling Stones
Honky Tonk Women

6 114 Creedence Clearwater Revival
Fortunate Son
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7 123 David Bowie
Space Oddity

8 145 The Rolling Stones
Gimme Shelter
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9 174 Jimmy Cliff
Many Rivers to Cross
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10 239 Desmond Dekker
The Israelites

11 292 Creedence Clearwater Revival
Bad Moon Rising
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12 300 Serge Gainsbourg & Jane Birkin
Je T'Aime Moi Non Plus

13 314 Sly and the Family Stone
Thank You (Falettime Be Mice Elf Again)

14 327 The Stooges
I Wanna Be Your Dog
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15 344 B.B. King
The Thrill Is Gone
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16 437 MC5
Kick Out the Jams
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17 457 Fairport Convention
Who Knows Where the Time Goes
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18 462 The Beatles
Something

19 550 Led Zeppelin
Dazed and Confused
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20 554 The Rolling Stones
You Can't Always Get What You Want
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21 590 The Beatles
Come Together

22 669 The Band
The Night They Drove Old Dixie Down
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23 680 Creedence Clearwater Revival
Green River
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24 681 Simon and Garfunkel
The Boxer
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25 698 Sly and the Family Stone
Hot Fun in the Summertime

26 753 Elvis Presley
In the Ghetto
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27 779 Thunderclap Newman
Something in the Air

28 825 Nick Drake
River Man
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29 885 The Isley Brothers
It's Your Thing

30 955 Led Zeppelin
Heartbreaker
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31 979 Sly and the Family Stone
I Want to Take You Higher
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32 995 The Velvet Underground
Pale Blue Eyes
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33 1005 The Meters
Cissy Strut

34 1084 Cream
Crossroads

35 1090 The Flying Burrito Bros
Sin City

36 1092 Miles Davis
Shhh/Peaceful
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37 1098 Sly and the Family Stone
Everybody Is a Star

38 1133 Crosby, Stills and Nash
Suite: Judy Blue Eyes
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39 1161 The Edwin Hawkins Singers
Oh, Happy Day

40 1200 The 5th Dimension
Aquarius - Let the Sun Shine In (Medley)

41 1216 The Band
Up on Cripple Creek
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42 1302 The Beatles
Here Comes the Sun

43 1319 Fleetwood Mac
Oh Well
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44 1365 The Who
Pinball Wizard
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45 1368 Neil Young
Cinnamon Girl
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46 1388 King Crimson
21st Century Schizoid Man

47 1435 Neil Young with Crazy Horse
Down by the River
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48 1448 Glen Campbell
Galveston

49 1451 The Allman Brothers Band
Whipping Post
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50 1481 Cream
Badge
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51 1500 Blood, Sweat & Tears
Spinning Wheel
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52 1593 Sly and the Family Stone
Stand!
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53 1645 Plastic Ono Band
Cold Turkey

54 1702 Peggy Lee
Is That All There Is?

55 1785 Isaac Hayes
By the Time I Get to Phoenix
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56 1808 Jerry Butler
Only the Strong Survive

57 1882 The Beatles
Don't Let Me Down

58 1939 The Beatles
Get Back

59 1947 Plastic Ono Band
Give Peace a Chance

60 2077 Nick Drake
Way to Blue
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61 2095 Joe South
Don't It Make You Want to Go Home

62 2171 Frank Sinatra
My Way

63 2173 Neil Diamond
Sweet Caroline

64 2230 The Archies
Sugar, Sugar

65 2420 Merle Haggard
Hungry Eyes

66 2481 The Stooges
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67 2530 Isaac Hayes
Walk On By
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68 2674 The Beatles
Golden Slumbers/Carry That Weight

69 2675 Scott Walker
Big Louise

70 2702 Harry J. Allstars
Liquidator

71 2750 The Velvet Underground
What Goes On
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72 2800 Nina Simone
To Be Young, Gifted and Black

73 2930 The Kinks
Shangri-La
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74 2946 B.J. Thomas
Raindrops Keep Falling on My Head

75 2999 Diana Ross and The Supremes
Someday We'll Be Together

Some songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 3000:
The Rolling Stones
Midnight Rambler
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Grateful Dead
China Cat Sunflower
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The Kinks
Victoria
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Dusty Springfield
Breakfast in Bed
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The Flying Burrito Bros
Hot Burrito #1

Joe South
Games People Play

The Who
The Acid Queen
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The Flying Burrito Bros
Hot Burrito #2

Tyrone Davis
Can I Change My Mind

Bob Dylan
Lay Lady Lay
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Badfinger
Come and Get It

Santana
Evil Ways
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The Impressions
Choice of Colours

Fleetwood Mac
Man of the World

Clarence Carter
Making Love (At the Dark End of the...)

Johnny Cash
Wanted Man
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Joe Cocker
Delta Lady
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The Box Tops
Soul Deep

Sonny Charles & The Checkmates Ltd.
Black Pearl

Stevie Wonder
My Cherie Amour

Creedence Clearwater Revival
Born on the Bayou
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James Brown
Mother Popcorn (You Got to Have a Mother For Me) (Part I)

Jeff Beck Group
Plynth (Water Down the Drain)

Dusty Springfield
No Easy Way Down
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The 5th Dimension
Wedding Bell Blues

The Beatles
It's All Too Much

Frank Zappa
Willie the Pimp (Parts I and II)
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Tim Buckley
Buzzin' Fly
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Marvin Gaye
Too Busy Thinking About My Baby

Frank Zappa
Peaches En Regalia
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Lou Christie
I'm Gonna Make You Mine

Booker T. & The MG's
Time Is Tight

The Move
Blackberry Way

Led Zeppelin
Good Times Bad Times
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David Ruffin
My Whole World Ended (The Moment You Left Me)

The Supremes
I'm Living in Shame

The Band
Rag Mama Rag
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The Temptations
I Can't Get Next to You



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