Chart Debuts – 27 August 1966

BillboardDebuts27Aug196650 years ago today, on August 27, 1966, we saw the following notable songs debut on the Billboard Hot 100…

Eleanor Rigby – The Beatles
Cherish – The Association
Summer Samba (So Nice) – Walter Wanderley
Alfie – Cilla Black
Born Free – Roger Williams

Other songs that debuted on the chart were…
In The Arms Of Love – Andy Williams
I Got To Handle It – The Capitols
Blue Side Of Lonesome – Jim Reeves
I’m Your Hoochie Coochie Man (Part 1) – Jimmy Smith
I Want To Be With You – Dee Dee Warwick
Safe And Sound – Fontella Bass