Special Report

Most Popular Song the Year You Were Born

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1965
> Song: (I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction
> Artist: The Rolling Stones
> Weeks at #1: 4
> Copies of single sold: 0.5 million

Source: Wikimedia Commons

1966
> Song: The Ballad Of The Green Berets
> Artist: Sgt. Barry Sadler
> Weeks at #1: 5
> Copies of single sold: 0.5 million

Source: Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons

1967
> Song: I’m A Believer
> Artist: The Monkees
> Weeks at #1: 7
> Copies of single sold: 0.5 million

Source: Public Domain / Wikimedia Commons

1968
> Song: Hey Jude
> Artist: The Beatles
> Weeks at #1: 9
> Copies of single sold: 4 million

Source: Arnie Lee / Wikimedia Commons

1969
> Song: Aquarius/Let The Sunshine In
> Artist: The 5th Dimension
> Weeks at #1: 6
> Copies of single sold: 1 million