It Happened 50 Years Ago: The Monkees “Daydream Believer” by Ray Schuck · Published December 2, 2017 · Updated November 27, 2017 The Monkees topped Billboard‘s Hot 100 chart three times, all between 1966 and 1967. Exactly 50 years ago, the last of those three chart-topping hits, “Daydream Believer,” climbed to the pinnacle position for a four-week reign. How do you rate this post? Click on a star to rate it! Submit Rating Average rating 0 / 5. Vote count: 0 No votes so far! Be the first to rate this post.