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The British Invasion: April 9th, 1966

October 24, 2012
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The Searcher’s – A very rare sleeve indeed!

I located this graphic image sleeve this week at the Big K Record Expo in Denver – Never have I seen this before – This single was released in April of 1964 and peaked at number 61 – but the sleeve was most likely just promotional for radio stations .

Rare Promotional Searchers Graphic Sleeve 1964

The British Invasion on the Hot 100 – April 9th, 1966

(from Billboard Magazine)

(Righteous Brothers “Soul & Inspiration” #1 for 1st week)

Number 3 – 19th Nervous Breakdown – The Rolling Stones (down from #2)

Number 6 – Nowhere Man – The Beatles – (2nd week at #6)

Number 19 – Woman – Peter & Gordon (down from #14)

Number 28 – Listen People – Herman’s Hermits – (down from #17)

April 9th, 1966 Hot 100 Invasion Debuts

Number 85 – Leaning on the Lampost – Herman’s Hermits (peaks at #9)

“Bubbling Under” the Hot 100

Number 103 – Stop – The Moody Blues

Number 105 – A Groovy Kind of Love – The Mindbenders (up from #112)

Number 108 – Gloria – Them (down from #104)

Number 111 – Love Me With All of Your Heart – The Bachelors (up from #118)

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