• 2017 (304)
  • 2016 (923)
  • 2015 (923)
  • 2014 (877)
  • 2013 (866)
  • 2012 (532)
  • 2011 (1)

I’m Gonna Get Me A Gun – Cat Stevens

This track by Cat Stevens spent three weeks in the UK top 10 in 1967.

(If this video fails to load, or you would like to watch a different version, search for I’m gonna get me a gun by Cat Stevens on YouTube.)

This week in 1967, I’m gonna get me a gun by Cat Stevens reached its highest position of number 6 in the UK singles chart in its fourth week in the top 40 and second in the top 10. After one week at its peak position, the song fell to number 8 for a final week in the top 10. It then spent the last three weeks of its chart life in the lower top 40.

I’m gonna get me a gun was released on the Deram record label and was the second of five UK top 10 hits for Cat Stevens. It was taken from the album Matthew and son, which peaked at number 7 in the UK albums chart.

More music from Cat Stevens


UK singles chart for the week ending 29 April 1967

  1. Puppet on a stringSandie Shaw

  2. Somethin’ stupidNancy Sinatra and Frank Sinatra

  3. A little bit me, a little bit youMonkees

  4. Ha! Ha! Said the clownManfred Mann

  5. Purple hazeJimi Hendrix Experience

  6. I’m gonna get me a gunCat Stevens

  7. I can hear the grass growMove

  8. Release meEngelbert Humperdinck

  9. Dedicated to the one I loveMamas and Papas

  10. BernadetteFour Tops


  1. Happy togetherTurtles

Be Sociable, Share!

Join the discussion