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Flavour of New Zealand

NZ popular culture 1960 onward

NZ Listener logo These charts courtesy of NZ Listener. Not sales based music charts; rather, they were based on voting by NZ Listener readers. Later called POP-O-METER. more...

NZ listener charts

These are listings of (weekly ) charts; not links to pictures or mp3s.

The N.Z. Hit Parade
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Published in the New Zealand Listener, these charts were determined by reader voting at least up until April 1970.
Inaugaration of The N.Z. Hit Parade, which now superceded The Lever Hit Parade. Published in The New Zealand Listener, this first week's list was compiled by the NZBC Programmes Section in anticipation of the first reader vote-based list which appear
1A Must to AvoidHerman's Hermits
2Flowers on the WallThe Statler Brothers
3The Sounds of SilenceSimon and Garfunkel
4The Carnival Is overThe Seekers
5Keep on RunningThe Spencer Davis Group
6Just Like MePaul Revere and the Raiders
7Princess In RagsGene Pitney
8We Can Work It Out/day TripperThe Beatles
9Over and overThe Dave Clark Five
10Wind Me upCliff Richard
11It's All over Now Baby BlueLeroy van Dyke
12Don't Make My Baby BlueThe Shadows
13How Can You TellSandie Shaw
14It's My LifeThe Animals
15The DuckJackie Lee
16Green Is the GrassJonathan King
17England SwingsRoger Miller
18Sing C'est La VieSonny and Cher
19Here It Comes AgainThe Fortunes
20Take Me for What I'm WorthThe Searchers