charset=utf-8" />

User Rating: / 0
Written by Barry Kowal   
Jun 27, 2017 at 02:22 PM

No.-Song-Artist-Peak Month
  8 THE LAST ROUND-UP-Guy Lombardo-November
  9 DID YOU EVER SEE A FREAM WALKING?-Eddy Duchin-December
 10 SHADOW WALTZ-Bing Crosby & Jimmie Grier's Orchestra-July
 11 Stormy Weather (Keeps Rollin' All The Time)-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-June
 12 Night And Day-Eddy Duchin-January
 13 Just An Echo In The Valley-Bing Crosby-February
 14 The Last Round-Up-Neil Buckley,Don Bestor & His Orchestra-October
 15 Annie Doesn't Live Here Anymore-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-December
 16 Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Wolf?-Florence Case,Charles Yontz,Frank Sherry,Don Bestor & His Orchestra-Nov.
 17 Thanks-Bing Crosby & Jimmie Grier's Orchestra-October
 18 Willow Weep For Me-Irene Taylor,Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra-January
 19 The Last Round-Up-Bing Crosby & Lennie Hayton's Orchestra-November
 20 Shuffle Off To Buffalo-Hal Kemp & His Orchestra-Apri
 21 Shuffle Off To Buffalo-Maurice Cross,Don Bestor & His Orchestra-April
 22 Young And Healthy-Bing Crosby,Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-April
 23 Sophisticated Lady-Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra-July
 24 The Last Round-Up-Songsmiths,Victor Young & His Orchestra-November
 25 The Day You Came Along-Bing Crosby & Jimmie Grier's Orchestra-October
 26 Yesterdays-Leo Reisman & His Orchestra-December
 27 Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Wolf?-Victor Young & His Orchestra-October
 28 Hold Me-Hotel Commodore Orchestra-May
 29 Lover-Jack Fulton,Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra-May
 30 Learn To Croon-Bing Crosby & Jimmie Grier's Orchestra-July
 31 I Cover The Waterfront-Eddy Duchin-July
 32 Isn't It Heavenly?-Eddy Duchin-July
 33 Just An Echo In The Valley-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-February
 34 The Moon Song-Wayne King & His Orchestra-February
 35 Stormy Weather-Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra-July
 36 In The Valley Of The Moon-Joe Green's Novelty Orchestra-June
 37 Farewell To Arms-Jack Fulton,Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra-March
 38 Play,Fiddle,Play-Ted Lewis & His Band-January
 39 Lazy Bones-Harlan Lattimore,Don Redman & His Orchestra-September
 40 My Love-Bing Crosby & Jimmie Grier's Orchestra-August
 41 Easter Parade-Clifton Webb,Leo Reisman & His Orchestra-December
 42 The Gold Diggers' Song (We're In The Money)-Ted Lewis & His Band-June
 43 Moon Song-Paul Small,Jack Denny & His Orchestra-February
 44 (I Don't Stand) A Ghost Of A Chance With You-Bing Crosby-February
 45 I Like A Guy What Takes His Time-Mae West-April
 46 Street Of Dreams-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-February
 47 Street Of Dreams-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-January
 48 Just A Little Home For The Old Folks (A Token For Me)-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-January
 49 It's The Talk Of The Town-Kenny Sargent,Glen Gray & The Casa Loma Orchestra-October
 50 Try A Little Tenderness-Ted Lewis & His Band-March
 51 Don't Blame Me-Ethel Waters-September
 52 Under A Blanket Of Blue-Glen Gray & The Casa Loma Orchestra-July
 53 The Shadow Waltz-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-June
 54 Stormy Weather-Shirley Jay,Ted Lewis & His Band-June
 55 By A Waterfall-Leo Reisman & His Orchestra-December 
 56 By A Waterfall-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-November
 57 I'll Be Faithful-Lew Palmer,Jan Garber & His Orchestra-November
 58 Did You Ever See A Dream Walking?-Meyer Davis & His Orchestra-December
 59 This Time It's Love-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-October
 60 Wild Goose Chase-Glen Gray & The Casa Loma Orchestra-September
 61 Louisiana Lullaby-George Olsen & His Orchestra-August
 62 Burns And Allen Dialog,Parts 1 & 2-George Burns & Gracie Allen-July
 63 Maybe It's Because I Love You Too Much-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-April
 64 Whisper Waltz-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-March
 65 Moon Song (That Wasn't Meant For Me)-Arthur Kassel & His Kassels-In-The-Air-February
 66 We've Got The Moon And Sixpence-Ray Noble & His Orchestra-February
 67 I'l Take An OptionOn You-Ted Fio Rito & His Orchestra-April
 68 Forty-Second Street-Hal Kemp & His Orchestra-April
 69 Good Night,Little Girl Of My Dreams-Henry King & His Orchestra-December
 70 Heat Wave-Ethel Waters-November
 71 Going,Going,Gone!-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-March
 72 Love Songs Of The Nile-Howard Phillips,Leo Reisman & His Orchestra-June
 73 Someone Stole Gabriel's Horn-Jack Teagarden & His Orchestra-September
 74 Let's Call It A Day-Hotel Commodore Orchestra-May
 75 Have You Ever Been Lonely-Ted Lewis & His Band-April
 76 What Have We Got To Lose?(Heigh-Ho Lackaway)-Phil Harris-April
 77 Sweetheart Darlin'-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-July
 78 Who's Afraid Of The Big Bad Wolf?-Ben Bernie & His Orchestra-November
 79 It Isn't Fair-Ruth Smith,Isham Jones & His Orchestra-September
 80 Down The Old Ox Road-Bing Crosby & Jimmie Grier's Orchestra-August
 81 Lover-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-May
 82 Smoke Rings-Clyde McCoy & His Orchestra-September
 83 Under A Blanket Of Blue-Florence Case,Don Bestor & His Orchestra-August
 84 In The Park In Paree-Hotel Bossert Orchestra-May
 85 Eadie Was A Lady-Ethel Merman-February
 86 It's Only A Paper Moon-Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra-November
 87 Lazy Bones-Mildred Bailey & Dorsey Brothers Orchestra-August
 88 My Darling-Don Bestor & His Orchestra-January
 89 I've Got To Sing A Torch Song-Bing Crosby & Jimmie Grier's Orchestra-August
 90 Don't Blame Me-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-August
 91 An Old,Old Man With An Old,Old Pipe (And An Old,Old Lady Beside Him)-Ted Lewis & His Band-June
 92 Waltzing In A Dream-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-January
 93 Marching Along Together-Ben Bernie & His Orchestra-October
 94 Blue Prelude-Bing Crosby & Jimmie Grier's Orchestra-August
 95 An Orchid To You-Eddy Duchin-June
 96 How About It?-Phil Harris-May
 97 I've Told Ev'ry Little Star-Paul Small,Jack Denny & His Orchestra-January
 98 Heat Wave-Mildred Bailey,Glen Gray & The Casa Loma Orchestra-December
 99 You Gotta Be A Football Hero (to Get Along With The Beautiful Girls)-Ben Bernie & His Orchestra-October
100 Hold Your Man-Florence Case,Don Bestor & His Orchestra-August
101 Love In The Moonlight-Loyce Whiteman,Gus Arnheim & His Coconut Grove Orchestra-March
102 Hobo,You Can't Ride On This Train-Louis Armstrong-January
103 You're Gonna Lose Your Gal-Jan Garber & His Orchestra-December
104 You've Got Everything-Jan Garber & His Orchestra-November
105 The Girl In The Little Green Hat-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-March
106 Here It Is Monday-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-January
107 Shadow Waltz-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-July
108 Maybe,Because I Love You Too Much-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-May
109 Pretending You Care-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-March
110 You're An Old Smoothie-Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra-February
111 I'm Satisfied-Ivie Anderson,Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra-September
112 My Moonlight Madonna-Jack Fulton,Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra-August
113 Adorable-Wayne King & His Orchestra-June
114 Hold Me-Eddy Duchin-May
115 All Aboard For Dreamland,Baby-Ted Lewis & His Band-April
116 Underneath The Arches-Paul SmallEthel Shutta,George Olsen & His Orchestra-March
117 Linger A Little Longer In The Twilight-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-February
118 You'll Never Get Up To Heaven That Way-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-April
119 The Song Is You-Paul Small,Jack Denny & His Orchestra-January
120 Mine-Emil Coleman & His Orchestra-December
121 Wah Wah Lament-Clyde McCoy & His Orchestra-October
122 In The Cool Of The Night-Clyde McCoy & His Orchestra-September
123 Time To Go-Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-September
124 Hold Me-Ted Fio Rito & His Orchestra-June
125 Trees-Donald Novis,Victor Young's Orchestra-May
126 Remember Me-Joe Green's Novelty Orchestra-May
127 (I Don't Stand) A Ghost Of A Chance With You-Ted Fio Rito & His Orchestra-April
128 You've Got Me Crying Again-Bing Crosby-April
129 (When It's) Darkness On The Delta-Ted Fio Rito & His Orchestra-February
130 The Last Round-Up-Gene Autry-November
131 There's A New Day Comin'-Ted Lewis & His Band-March
132 You're Beautiful Tonight,My Dear-Bing Crosby,Guy Lombardo & His Royal Canadians-February
133 May I have This Waltz,Madame-Enric Madriguera & His Orchestra-February
134 It's Only A Paper Moon-Cliff Edwards-December
135 Lying In The Hay-Ray Noble & His Orchestra-June
136 Honeymoon Hotel-Leo Reisman & His Orchestra-December
137 Are You Makin' Any Money-Ramona Davies,Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra-September
138 Shadows On The Swanee-Isham Jones & His Orchestra-September
139 Here You Come With Love-Ted Lewis & His Band-September
140 You've Got Me Crying Again-Hal Kemp & His Orchestra-April
141 Street Of Dreams-Bing Crosby-February
142 In The Shade Of The Old Apple Tree-Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra-October
143 Don't Blame Me-Charles Agnew & His Stevens Hotel Orchestra-August
144 I've Got To Sing A Torch Song-Hal Kemp & His Orchestra-July
145 What Have We Got To Lose?-Roy Bargy & Ramona-April
146 The Girl In The Little Green Hat-Fran Frey,George Olsen & His Orchestra-February
147 Dinner At Eight-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-November
148 Chant Of The Swamp-Arthur Kassel & His Kassels-In-The-Air-May
149 Night Owl-Ethel Shutta,George Olsen & His Orchestra-October
150 This Time It's Love-Joe Martin,Isham Jones & His Orchestra-October
151 Bless Your Heart-Terry Shand,Freddy Martin & His Orchestra-September
152 Hold Your Man-Getrude Niesen-August
153 Don't Do Anything I Wouldn't Do-Eddy Duchin-August
154 When It's Lamp-Lightin' Time In The Valley-Wayne King & His Orchestra-June
155 Blue Danube-Wayne King & His Orchestra-February
156 Saturday Night Function-Sonny Green & His Memphis Men-December
157 This Is Romance-Ben Bernie & His Orchestra-October
158 Love Is The Sweetest Thing-Skinnay Ennis,Hal Kemp & His Orchestra-September
159 Learn To Croon-Fran Frey-July
160 I Can't Remember-Eddy Duchin-May
161 I'm No Angel-Shirley Ross,Gus Arnheim & His Orchestra-December
162 By A Waterfall-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-November
163 Swingy Little Thingy-Don Bestor & His Orchestra-October
164 It Was A Night In June-Harriet Lee,Anson Weeks & His Orchestra-June
165 Lover-Greta Keller-May
166 You're Going To Be A Habit With Me-Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians-March
167 Heaven Only Knows-Phil Needy,Abe Lyman & His California Orchestra-November
168 Beloved-Don Bestor & His Orchestra-October
169 Trouble In Paradise-Kenny Sargent,Glen Gray & The Casa Loma Orchestra-July
170 The Gold Digger's Song-Hal Kemp & His Orchestra-June
171 Here In My Heart-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-April
172 Try A Little Tenderness-Ruth Etting-March
173 Black-Eyed Susan Brown-Mark Fisher & His Orchestra-March
174 Rise 'N Shine-Ramona Davies,Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra-February
175 Fit As A Fiddle-Three Keys-January
176 Drop Me Off At Harlem-Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra-May
177 I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues-Cab Calloway-January
178 Shadows On The Swanee-Paul Ash & His Orchestra-September
179 Ain't Gonna Grieve No More-Joe Haymes & His Orchestra-August
180 California,Here I Come-Claude Hopkins & His Orchestra-April
181 That's My Home-Louis Armstrong-March
182 I've Got You On My Mind-Fred Astaire,Leo Reisman & His Orchestra-February
183 Eadie Was A Lady-Ramona Davies,Rhythm Boys,Paul Whiteman & His Orchestra-February
184 Everything I Have Is Yours-George Olsen & His Orchestra-December
185 Heat Wave-Charlotte Murray,Meyer Davis & His Orchestra-November
186 Weep No More,My Baby-Kenny Sargent,Glen Gray & The Casa Loma Orchestra-October
187 I Cover The Waterfront-Joe Haymes & His Orchestra-June
188 Maybe It's Because I Love You Too Much-Fred Astaire,Leo Reisman & His Orchestra-April
189 Love Is A Dream-Gus Arnheim & His Coconut Grove Orchestra-March
190 The Whisper Waltz-Donald Novis,Victor Young's Orchestra-April
191 Honeysuckle Rose-Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra-February
192 I'll Be Faithful-Bernie Cummins & His Orchestra-November
193 Home On The Range-Bing Crosby & Lennie Hayton's Orchestra-November
194 The Last Round-Up-Conrad Thibault-October
195 Trouble In Paradise-Eddy Duchin-August
196 The Gold Digger's Song (We're In The Money)-Dick Powell-June
197 I've Got To Sing A Torch Song-Rudy Vallee & His Connecticut Yankees-June
198 Let's All Sing Like The Birdies Sing-Ben Bernie & His Orchestra-April
199 I Gotta Right To Sing The Blues-Louis Armstrong-February
200 Temptation-Ferde Grofe & His Orchestra-December
201 Tony's Wife-Getrude Niesen,Ben Aelvin's Orchestra-April
202 Sophisticated Lady-Don Redman & His Orchestra-June
203 Shine On,Harvest Moon-Kate Smith-April
204 I've Got The World On A String-Bing Crosby-March
205 Hallelujah! I'm A Bum-Al Jolson-March
206 (When It's) Darkness On The Delta-Chick Bullock & His Orchestra-February
207 At The Baby Parade-Enric Madriguera & His Orchestra-January
208 Underneath The Harlem Moon-Katharine Handy,Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra-January
209 It's The Talk Of The Town-Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra-December
210 White Jazz-Glen Gray & The Casa Loma Orchestra-October
211 King Porter's Stomp-Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra-October
212 57 Varieties-Earl Hines & His Orchestra-September
213 Old Man Harlem-Dorsey Brothers-September

 * This list was compiled by data from the book titled 
"Joel Whitburn's Pop Memories 1890-1954"
(1986) by Billboard Publications,Inc.
Whitburn's book used data from:
Record label best-seller rankings (published each month in trade 
  Other trade publications
  Sheet Music Sales
Last Updated ( Oct 21, 2019 at 08:43 PM )

Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 2020's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 2010's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 2000's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1990's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1980's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1970's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1960's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1950's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1940's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1930's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1920's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1910's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1900's?
Who Is The Most Influential Artist Of The 1890's?