Song

In the Year 2525 (Exordium & Terminus): ZAGER AND EVANS

Australian singles chart:
In the Year 2525 entered the Kent charts on 12 July 1969 and peaked at #2. The song was #29 on the Top 100 of 1969.

BONUS CLIP BELOW – the only other time Zager and Evans appeared on the Australian charts

Wikipedia:
Zager and Evans was named after its two members, Denny Zager and Rick Evans. They are best known for their 1969 hit single In the Year 2525 (Exordium & Terminus), which earned them one-hit wonder status.
Written by Evans, the song warned of the dangers of technology, portraying a future in which the human race was destroyed by its own technological and medical innovations. The last stanzas of the song suggest mankind undergoes a continuing cycle of birth, death, and rebirth.
Read more: en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Zager_and_Evans

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BONUS CLIP

Zager and Evans made one other Australian chart appearance. Help One Man Today entered the Kent charts on 11 May 1970 but only got as high as #94.

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