List of number-one adult contemporary singles of 1966 (U.S.)

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These are the Billboard adult contemporary chart number-one hits of 1966. The chart was known as Easy Listening during this year.

Key
The yellow background indicates the #1 song on Billboard Year-End Adult Contemporary singles of 1966 Chart.
Issue Date Song Artist
January 1 "England Swings" Roger Miller
January 8 "Spanish Eyes" Al Martino
January 15
January 22
January 29
February 5 "It Was a Very Good Year" Frank Sinatra
February 12 "Crying Time" Ray Charles
February 19
February 26
March 5 "Ballad of the Green Berets" Staff Sgt. Barry Sadler
March 12
March 19
March 26
April 2
April 9 "I Want to Go with You" Eddy Arnold
April 16
April 23
April 30 "Together Again" Ray Charles
May 7
May 14
May 21 "Band of Gold" Mel Carter
May 28
June 4 "Strangers in the Night" Frank Sinatra
June 11
June 18
June 25
July 2
July 9
July 16
July 23 "The Impossible Dream (The Quest)" Jack Jones
July 30 "Somewhere, My Love" Ray Conniff Singers
August 6
August 13
August 20
August 27 "I Couldn't Live Without Your Love" Petula Clark
September 3 "Born Free" Roger Williams
September 10
September 17
September 24
October 1 "In the Arms of Love" Andy Williams
October 8
October 15 "Summer Wind" Frank Sinatra
October 22 "Born Free" Roger Williams
October 29
November 5 "The Wheel of Hurt" Margaret Whiting
November 12
November 19
November 26
December 3 "Winchester Cathedral" The New Vaudeville Band
December 10
December 17
December 24
December 31 "That's Life" Frank Sinatra

References[edit]

  • Hyatt, Wesley (1999). The Billboard Book of #1 Adult Contemporary Hits (Billboard Publications) ISBN 0-8230-7693-8

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