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Jun 07, 2018 at 11:31 AM


No.-Song-Artist-Peak Month
  8 IDA,SWEET AS APPLE CIDER-Red Nichols-December
  9 RUSSIAN LULLABY-Roger Wolfe Kahn & His Orchestra-September
 10 TONIGHT YOU BELONG TO ME-Gene Austin-April
 11 At Sundown (When Love Is Calling Me Home)-George Olsen & His Orchestra-June
 12 Blue Skies-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-May
 13 My Blue Heaven-Paul Whiteman-November
 14 Forgive Me-Gene Austin-August
 15 When Day Is Done-Paul Whiteman-October
 16 Moonlight On The Ganges-Paul Whiteman-January
 17 It Made You Happy When You Made Me Cry-Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians-February
 18 I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover-Nick Lucas-June
 19 Blue Skies-George Olsen & His Orchestra-May
 20 Deed I Do-Ruth Etting-April
 21 All Alone Monday-Johnny Marvin,Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-January
 22 Someone To Watch Over Me-Gertrude Lawrence-March
 23 It All Depends On You-Paul Whiteman-July
 24 The Best Things In Life Are Free-George Olsen & His Orchestra-November
 25 Side By Side-Nick Lucas-August
 26 Just A Memory-Paul Whiteman-December
 27 Broken Hearted-Paul Whiteman-October
 28 Side By Side-Paul Whiteman-August
 29 I'm Looking Over A Four-Leaf Clover-Ben Bernie & His Orchestra-June
 30 Sunday-Cliff Edwards-February
 31 It Made You Happy When You Made Me Cry-Isham Jones & His Orchestra-January
 32 Sweetheart Of Sigma Chi-Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians-Novembr
 33 Just Another Day Wasted (Waiting For You)-Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians-September
 34 Hallelujah!-Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-July
 35 Someone To Watch Over Me-George Olsen & His Orchestra-April
 36 Hello,Bluebird-Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra-March
 37 The Little White House (At The End Of Honeymoon Lane)-Johnny Marvin-February
 38 There Ain't No Maybe In My Baby's Eyes-"Whispering" Jack Smith-February
 39 I Lost My Heart In Monterey (When I Found You)-Isham Jones & His Orchestra-January
 40 Shaking The Blues Away-Ruth Etting-December
 41 The Varsity Drag-George Olsen & His Orchestra-November
 42 Are You Lonesome To-Night?-Vaughn Deleath-October
 43 (What Do We Do)On A Dew-Dew-Dewy Day-Ruth Etting-August
 44 One Alone-The Revelers,Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-March
 45 Ain't She Sweet?-Gene Austin-July
 46 Rio Rita-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-June
 47 Deed I Do-Johnny Marvin-April
 48 In A Little Spanish Town-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-February
 49 Two Black Crows:Parts 3 & 4 (All About Lions)-Moran & Mack-November
 50 Lindbergh (The Eagle Of The U.S.A.)-Vernon Dalhart-September
 51 I'm Coming,Virginia-Frankie Trumbauer & His Orchestra-October
 52 Me And My Shadow-Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-September
 53 Sometimes I'm Happy-Roger Wolfe Kahn & His Orchestra-July
 54 I Know That You Know-Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-May
 55 Thinking Of You-Ruth Etting-March
 56 Do-Do-D-George Olsen & His Orchestra-January
 57 I Fell Head Over Heels In Love-Johnny Hamp & His Orchestra-December
 58 So Blue-Paul Whiteman-July
 59 Someday,Sweetheart-Gene Austin-July
 60 Sam,The Old Accordion Man-Ruth Etting-June
 61 Muddy Water-Ben Bernie & His Orchestra-April
 62 Tonight You Belong To Me-Franklyn Baur-January
 63 The Little White House (At The End Of Honeymoon Lane)-Irving Kaufman-February
 64 Highways Are Happy Ways-Ted Weems & His Orchestra-December
 65 Good News-George Olsen & His Orchestra-December
 66 The Doll Dance-Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-July
 67 The Far Away Bells-John McCormack-April
 68 Your Land And My Land-Paul Whiteman--June
 69 Flapperette-Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-May
 70 Hello,Swanee,Hello!-Ben Bernie & His Orchestra-April
 71 Where Do You Work-A,John?-Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians-March
 72 I'm Coming,Virginia-Paul Whiteman-October
 73 Gentlemen Prefer Blondes-Ernest Hare & Bill Jones-January
 74 The Calinda (Boo-Jam,Boo-Jam,Boo!)-November
 75 Rhapsody In Blue,Parts 1 & 2-George Gershwin & Paul Whiteman Orchestra-September    (1924)
 76 If You See Sally-Ted Lewis & His Band-April
 77 I'm Tellin' The Birds,I'm Tellin' The Bees (How I Love You)-Cliff Edwards-April
 78 Just A Bird's Rye View Of My Old Kentucky Home-Abe Lyman & His California Orchestra-January
 79 It's A Million To One You're In Love-Frank Baur,Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-October
 80 My Carolina Home-Vernon Dalhart-October
 81 My Carolina Home-Carson Robinson-October
 82 Side By Side-Johnny Marvin & Aileen Stanley-September
 83 Mary Lou-Charles Kaley & Ipana Troubadors-January
 84 Give Me A Night In June-Ipana Troubadors-December
 85 It All Depends On You-Ruth Etting-June
 86 When Day Is Done-Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-May
 87 Miss Annabelle Lee-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-November
 88 Do-Do-Do-Gertrude Lawrence-February
 89 Just Like A Butterfly That's Caught In The Rain-Ipana Troubadors-October
 90 One Sweet Letter From You-Ted Lewis & His Band-August
 91 Singin' The Blues-Frankie Trumbauer & His Orchestra-June
 92 Clap Yo' Hands-Roger Wolfe Kahn & His Orchestra-February
 93 Paree (Ca C'est Paris)-Franklyn Baur,Nat Shilkret & The  Victor Orchestra-December
 94 You Don't Like It:Not Much-Ernest Hare & Bill Jones-October
 95 Frankie And Johnny-Ted Lewis & His Band-September
 96 Blue Skies-Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra-May  
 97 Blue Skies-Johnny Marvin,Vaughn Deleath & & Ed Smalle-May
 98 The Riff Song-The Revelers,Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-March
 99 I'm Nobody's Baby-Ruth Etting-December
100 Lucky In Love-George Olsen & His Orchestra-November
101 The Memphis Blues-Ted Lewis & His Band-October
102 Sometimes I'm Happy-Louise Groody & Charles King-August
103 Crazy Words-Crazy Tune-Frank Crumit-June
104 I've Got The Girl-Gene Austin-April
105 Hello,Bluebird-Nick Lucas-March
106 Song Of The Wanderer (Where Shall I Go?)-Earl Burtnett & His Los Angeles Biltmore Hotel Orchestra-February
107 A Tree In The Park-Helen Morgan-September
108 There's A Cradle In Caroline-Frankie Trumbauer & His Orchestra-December
109 Are You Lonesome To-night-Henry Burr-November
110 Ain't That A Grand And Glorious Feeling?-Johnny Marvin-October
111 East St.Louis Toodle-oo-Duke Ellington & His Famous Orchestra-August
112 Wistful And Blue-Ruth Etting-July
113 Hoosier Sweetheart-Ruth Etting-July
114 What Does It Matter Now?-Elliot Shaw,Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-June
115 Muddy Water-Harry Richman-May
116 Ev'ry Little While-George Olsen & His Orchestra-April
117 I'm Coming,Virginia-Ethel Waters-February
118 Tiger Rag-Ted Lewis & His Band-January                  (1923)
119 Blue River-Sophie Tucker-December
120 Broken Hearted-Nick Lucas-November
121 After You've Gone-Sophie Tucker-September
122 I'm Looking Over A Four-Leaf Clover-Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra-May
123 Bugle Call Rag-Sophie Tucker-March
124 Play Gypsies:Dance Gypsies-Fred Rich & His Orchestra-January
125 Tonight You Belong To Me-Roger Wolfe Kahn & His Orchestra-February
126 The Little White House (At The End Of Honeymoon Lane)-Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians-February
127 Just A Memory-Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra-December
128 Barbara-Ted Weems & His Orchestra-November
129 Baby Your Mother-Ford & Glenn-November
130 C'est Vous (It's You)-Harry Richman-September
131 Charmaine!-Lewis James-August
132 Hallelujah!-Revelers-August
133 I Can't Believe That You're In Love With Me-Roger Wolfe Kahn & His Orchestra-August
134 Sunday-Gene Austin-April
135 I Love The College Girls-Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians-March
136 Sunday-Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra-January
137 Lucky Lindy-Vernon Dalhart-September
138 Muddy Water-Bing Crosby & Paul Whiteman-June
139 Tonight You Belong To Me-Irving Kaufman-January
140 Potato Head lues-Louis Armstrong-December
141 The Darktown Strutters' Ball-Ted Lewis & His Band-November
142 I Ain't Got Nobody-Sophie Tucker-September
143 Side By Side-Cliff Edwards-September
144 Russian Lullaby-Franklyn Baur-August
145 At Sundown (When Love Is Calling Me Home)-Arden-Ohman Orchestra-July
146 Where's That Rainbow?-George Olsen & His Orchestra-May
147 Maybe-Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-March
148 Because I Love You-Henry Burr-January
149 The Doll Dance-Earl Burtnett & His Los Angeles Biltmore Hotel Orchestra-August
150 Silver Moon-Paul Whiteman-July
151 Hello,Swanee,Hello!-Fred Waring's Pennsylvanians-March
152 In A Little Spanish Town-Sam Lanin & His Orchestra-March
153 Half A Moon-Johnny Marvin-January
154 It Was Only A Sun Shower-Ted Weems & His Orchestra-December
155 Fifty Million Frenchmen Can't Be Wrong-Sophie Tucker-August
156 I Never See A Maggie Alone-Phil Saxe & Irving Aaronson & His Commanders-June
157 Washboard Blues-Red Nichols & His Five Pennies-April
158 Big Butter And Egg Man-Louis Armstrong-April
159 I'm Tellin' The Birds,I'm Tellin' The Bees (How I Love You)-Wendell Hall-April
160 Beside A Garden Wall-Abe Lyman & His California Orchestra-January
161 Black Bottom Stomp-Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers-January
162 Baby's Blue-Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-December
163 Russian Lullaby-Jesse Crawford-October
164 One Sweet Letter From You-Gene Austin & Abel Baer-October 
165 So Blue-Nick Lucas-August
166 So Blue-Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra-July
167 A Lane In Spain-Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra-June
168 Blue Skies-Harry Richman-May
169 I'm On My Way Home-"Whispering" Jack Smith-January
170 Lazy Weather-California Ramblers-November
171 Just A Little Longer-Charles Hart,Phil Spitalny & His Orchestra-February
172 Shaking The Blues Away-Paul Whiteman-December
173 Broken Hearted-Arden-Ohman Orchestra-October
174 Bugle Call Rag-Red Nichols & His Five Pennies-October
175 Russian Lullaby-Ernie Golden & His Orchstra-September
176 Collette-Leo Reisman & His Orchestra-August
177 One Sweet Letter From You-Kate Smith& Red Nichols' Charleston Chasers-July
178 Ain't She Sweet?-Johnny Marvin-June
179 Yankee Rose-Sam Lanin & His Orchestra-June
180 When Day Is Done-Harry Archer & His Orchestra-April
181 Henderson Stomp-Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra-March
182 The Miami Storm-Vernon Dalhart-January
183 Bridget O'Flynn (Where've You Been)-Billy Murray & Aileen Stanley-January
184 Someone Is Losin' Susan-Phil Spitalny & His Orchestra-January
185 The Varsity Drag-Cass Hagan & His Orchestra-December
186 Good News-Fred Rich & His Orchestra-November
187 Just A Memory-Franklyn Baur-November
188 Wild Man Blues-Johnny Dodds' Black Bottom Stompers-October
189 Just Once Again-Paul Whiteman-October
190 The Same Old Moon-Carl Fenton & His Orchestra-August
191 Dancing The Devil Away-Don Voorhees & His Orchestra-July
192 A Tree In The Park-Frank Black & His Orchestra-May
193 Blue Skies-Vaughn Deleath-May
194 Someday,Sweetheart-King Oliver & His Jazz Band-April
195 Clap Yo' Hands-"Whispering" Jack Smith-March
196 I've Grown So Lonesome,Thinking Of You-Paul Specht & His Orchestra-February
197 Me And My Shadow-Johnny Marvin-September
198 The Best Things In Life Are Free-Frank Black & His Orchestra-December
199 Do I Hear You Saying "I Love You"?-Irving Kaufman-November
200 Keyhole Blues-Louis Armstrong-November
201 Beale Street Blues-Alberta Hunter-October
202 Just Like A Butterfly (That's Caught In The Rain)-Vincent Lopez & His Orchestra-October
203 Riverboat Shuffle-Frankie Trumbauer & His Orchestra-September
204 The Wreck Of The Number Nine-Vernon Dalhart-June
205 Don't Be Angry With Me-Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra-January
206've Never Seen A Straight Banana-Ernest Hare & Bill Jones-June
207 I've Grown So Lonesome,Thinking Of You-Gene Austin-April
208 My Carolina Home-Riley Puckett-January
209 Broken Hearted-Aileen Stanley-October
210 Fidgety Feet-Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra--August
211 The Mississippi Flood-Vernon Dalhart-August
212 Stockholm Stomp-Fletcher Henderson & His Orchestra-July
213 Grandpa's Spells-Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers-June
214 Original Jelly Roll Blues-Jelly Roll Morton's Red Hot Peppers-April
215 Take In The Sun,Hang Out The Moon-Clevelanders-March
216 Song Of The Wanderer (Where Shall I Go?)-Art Landry & His Orchestra-February
217 That's A Good Girl-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-January
218 Moonlight In The Ganges-Fred Rich & His Orchestra-January
219 Ooh! Maybe It's You-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-December
220 It All Belongs To Me-Ruth Etting-December
221 Alexander's Ragtime Band-Bessie Smith-October
222 Russian Lullaby-Revelers-September
223 The Whisper Song-Vaughn Deleath-August
224 It All Depends On You-Ben Bernie & His Orchestra-July
225 I Found A Million Dollar Baby (In A Five-And-Ten-Cent Store)-Ben Selvin & His Orchestra-June
226 Someone To Watch Over Me-George Gershwin-March
227 Breezin' Along With The Breeze-Revelers-January  
228 Dancing Tambourine-Radiolites-December
229 Baby Your Mother (Like She Babied You)-November
230 Dizzy Fingers-ZEZ Confrey & His Orchestra-October
231 When Day Is Done-Art Kahn & Orchestra-October
232 Frankie And Johnny-Frank Crumit-September
233 I'm Back In Love Again-Aileen Stanley-September
234 Yankee Rose-Revelers-July
235 Kansas City Shuffle-Bennie Moten's Kansas City Orchestra-July
236 Look At The World And Smile-Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra-June
237 Just A Little Longer-Fred Rich & His Orchestra-February
238 Deep River-Paul Robeson-October
239 Where The Wild,Wild Flowers Grow-Roger Wolfe Kahn & His Orchestra-September
240 The Desert Song-Nat Shilkret & The Victor Orchestra-July
241 At Sundown (When Love Is Calling Me Home)-Franklyn Baur-June
242 Someday,Sweetheart-Charleston Chasers-May
243 One Alone-Don Voorhees & His Orchestra-April
244 Willie The Weeper-King Oliver & His Jazz Band-December
245 John Henry (Steel-Drivin Man)-Gid Tanner & His Skillet Lickers-September
246 I'm Gonna Meet My Sweetie Now-Jean Goldkette & His Orchestra-September
247 Hallelujah!-Cass Hagan & His Orchestra-August
248 If You See Sally-Lou Gold & His Orchestra-July

 * 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:
               Talking Machine World (through 1929)
               Other trade publications
               Sheet Music Sales
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