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Global Single Chart
50 years ago
the most popular tracks worldwide
according to the national single charts
dated to June 28, 1969
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4 / 10
week 3
The Ballad Of John And Yoko - Beatles
Apple - 1 week at No.1
1 / 1
week 10
Get Back - Beatles & Billy Preston
Apple
3 / 3
week 6
Oh Happy Day - Edwin Hawkins Singers
Pavilion / Buddah
2 / 2
week 14
Aquarius / Let The Sunshine In - The Fifth Dimension
Liberty / Soul City
5 / 4
week 5
The Israelites - Desmond Dekker & The Aces
Uni / Pyramid / Hansa
8 / -
week 3
Bad Moon Rising - Creedence Clearwater Revival
Liberty / Fantasy
7 / 9
week 3
Love Me Tonight - Tom Jones
Parrot / Decca
6 / 7
week 3
In The Ghetto - Elvis Presley
RCA
10 / -
week 2
Love Theme From 'Romeo & Juliet' - Henry Mancini & Orchestra
RCA Victor
9 / 5
week 17
Dizzy - Tommy Roe
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"The Ballad Of John And Yoko", released on May 30, 1969, chronicling the events associated with Lennon's marriage to Yoko Ono. Authored by Lennon while on his honeymoon in Paris, it tells of the events of his marriage, in March 1969, to Ono, and their publicly held honeymoon activities, including their 'Bed-In' at the Amsterdam Hilton Hotel and their demonstration of 'bagism'. "The Ballad Of John And Yoko" reached only no.8 in the United States, but no.1 in United Kingdom, Germany, Australia, Austria, Belgium, Norway, Netherlands, Ireland, and Switzerland.

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