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BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (USA) WEEKLY SINGLE CHARTS  FOR 1948

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:January 3, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  10     1 BALLERINA-Vaughn Monroe
 2  2  10     2 Too Fat Polka-Arthur Godfrey
 3  3   8     3 Civilization-Danny Kaye & The Andrews Sisters
 4  4  19     1 Near You-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 5  6   8     5 How Soon-Vaughn Monroe
 6 10  10     4 How Soon-Jack Owens
 7  8   7     7 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
 7  5   7     5 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets
 9  7   4     7 I'll Dance At Your Wedding-Ray Noble,Buddy Clark & Anita Gordon
10  -   1    10 Ballerina-Buddy Clark
10 11   6     9 How Soon-Bing Crosby & Carmen Cavallaro
12  9   4     9 Serenade Of The Bells-Jo Stafford
13 12   6     8 Civilization-Louis Prima
13 12   8    10 You Do-Bing Crosby & Carmen Cavallaro
15 14   2    14 Civilization-Jack Smith & Clark Sisters
15 12  13     3 Near You-Larry Green Trio

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:January 10, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  11     1 BALLERINA-Vaughn Monroe
 2  2  11     2 Too Fat Polka-Arthur Godfrey
 3  9   5     3 I'll Dance At Your Wedding-Ray Noble,Buddy Clark & Anita Gordon
 3  7   8     3 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets
 5  7   8     5 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
 6  5   9     5 How Soon-Vaughn Monroe
 7  3   9     3 Civilization-Danny Kaye & The Andrews Sisters
 7 12   5     7 Serenade Of The Bells-Jo Stafford
 9  4  20     1 Near You-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
10 10   7     9 How Soon-Bing Crosby & Carmen Cavallaro
11  6  11     4 How Soon-Jack Owens
12 13   7     8 Civilization-Louis Prima
13 10   2    10 Ballerina-Buddy Clark
14  -   1    14 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
15  -   1    15 Ballerina-Bing Crosby

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:January 17, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  12     1 BALLERINA-Vaughn Monroe
 2  2  12     2 Too Fat Polka-Arthur Godfrey
 3  5   9     3 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
 4  3   9     3 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets
 5  3   6     3 I'll Dance At Your Wedding-Ray Noble,Buddy Clark & Anita Gordon
 6  7   6     6 Serenade Of The Bells-Jo Stafford
 7  6  10     5 How Soon-Vaughn Monroe
 8  7  10     3 Civilization-Danny Kaye & The Andrews Sisters
 9 10   8     9 How Soon-Bing Crosby & Carmen Cavallaro
10 15   2    10 Ballerina-Bing Crosby
11  9  21     1 Near You-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
12 14   2    12 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
13 13   3    10 Ballerina-Buddy Clark
14  -   1    14 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
15 11  12     4 How Soon-Jack Owens

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:January 24, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  13     1 BALLERINA-Vaughn Monroe
 2  3  10     2 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
 3 14   2     3 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 4  2  13     2 Too Fat Polka-Arthur Godfrey
 5  4  10     3 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets
 6  5   7     3 I'll Dance At Your Wedding-Ray Noble,Buddy Clark & Anita Gordon
 7  6   7     6 Serenade Of The Bells-Jo Stafford
 8  9   9     8 How Soon-Bing Crosby & Carmen Cavallaro
 8  -   1     8 Manana-Peggy Lee
10  -   1    10 I'm My Own Grandpaw-Guy Lombardo
11 12   3    11 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
12 10   3    10 Ballerina-Bing Crosby
13  7  11     5 How Soon-Vaughn Monroe
13  -   1    13 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
15 15  13     4 How Soon-Jack Owens
15  -   1    15 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:January 31, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  14     1 BALLERINA-Vaughn Monroe
 2  3   3     2 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 3  3  11     2 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
 4  6   8     3 I'll Dance At Your Wedding-Ray Noble,Buddy Clark & Anita Gordon
 5  4  14     2 Too Fat Polka-Arthur Godfrey
 6  8   2     6 Manana-Peggy Lee
 7  5  11     3 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets
 8 11   4     8 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 9  7   8     6 Serenade Of The Bells-Jo Stafford
10 15   2    10 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
11 13   2    11 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
12 10   2    10 I'm My Own Grandpaw-Guy Lombardo
13 13  12     5 How Soon-Vaughn Monroe
14  -   1    14 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle & Marjorie Hughes
15 12   3    10 Ballerina-Bing Crosby
15 15  14     4 How Soon-Jack Owens

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:February 7, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  15     1 BALLERINA-Vaughn Monroe
 2  2   4     2 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 3  6   3     3 Manana-Peggy Lee
 4  3  12     2 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
 5  5  15     2 Too Fat Polka-Arthur Godfrey
 6  7  12     3 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets
 7 10   3     7 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 8  8   5     8 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 9 11   3     9 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
10 12   3    10 I'm My Own Grandpaw-Guy Lombardo
11 15   4    10 Ballerina-Bing Crosby
12 13  13     5 How Soon-Vaughn Monroe
13  4   9     3 I'll Dance At Your Wedding-Ray Noble,Buddy Clark & Anita Gordon
14  -   1    14 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard
15  -   1    15 Ballerina-Buddy Clark

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:February 14, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  2   5     1 I'M LOOKING OVER A 4-LEAF CLOVER-Art Mooney
 2  1  16     1 Ballerina-Vaughn Monroe
 3  7   4     3 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 4  3   4     3 Manana-Peggy Lee
 5  4  13     2 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
 6  9   4     6 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
 7  8   6     7 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 8  -   2     8 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle & Marjorie Hughes
 9  6  13     3 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets
10 14   2    10 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard
11  -   1    11 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Uptown String Band
11 11   5    10 Ballerina-Bing Crosby
13  -   1    13 Slap 'Er Down Again,Paw-Arthur Godfrey
14  -   1    14 Serenade Of The Bells-Jo Stafford
15  -   1    15 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan & Ames Bros
15  -   1    15 Now Is The Hour-Margaret Whiting

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:February 21, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   6     1 I'M LOOKING OVER A 4-LEAF CLOVER-Art Mooney
 2  4   5     2 Manana-Peggy Lee
 3  3   5     3 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 4  2  17     1 Ballerina-Vaughn Monroe
 5  7   7     5 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 6  6   5     6 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
 7  8   3     7 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle & Marjorie Hughes
 8 13   2     8 Slap 'Er Down Again,Paw-Arthur Godfrey
 9 15   2     9 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan & Ames Bros
10 10   3    10 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard
11  5  14     2 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
12 15   2    12 Now Is The Hour-Margaret Whiting
13  9  14     3 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets
14 11   2    11 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Uptown String Band
15  -  16     2 Too Fat Polka-Arthur Godfrey

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:February 28, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   7     1 I'M LOOKING OVER A 4-LEAF CLOVER-Art Mooney
 2  2   6     2 Manana-Peggy Lee
 3  3   6     3 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 4  4  18     1 Ballerina-Vaughn Monroe
 5  6   6     5 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
 6  5   8     5 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 7  7   4     7 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle & Marjorie Hughes
 8 10   4     8 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard
 9  8   3     8 Slap 'Er Down Again,Paw-Arthur Godfrey
10  9   3     9 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan & Ames Bros
11 12   3    11 Now Is The Hour-Margaret Whiting
12 11  15     2 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
13  -   1    13 Beg Your Pardon-Larry Green Trio
14  -   1    14 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Three Suns & Artie Dunn
15 13  15     3 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:March 6, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  2   7     1 MANANA-Peggy Lee
 2  1   8     1 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 3  3   7     3 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 4  6   9     4 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 5  5   7     5 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
 6  4  19     1 Ballerina-Vaughn Monroe
 7 10   4     7 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan & Ames Bros
 8  7   5     7 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle & Marjorie Hughes
 9 11   4     9 Now Is The Hour-Margaret Whiting
10  9   4     8 Slap 'Er Down Again,Paw-Arthur Godfrey
11  -   1    11 Because-Perry Como
12 12  16     2 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee
13 14   2    13 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Three Suns & Artie Dunn
14  8   5     8 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard
15 13   2    13 Beg Your Pardon-Larry Green Trio

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:March 13, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   8     1 MANANA-Peggy Lee
 2  3   8     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 3  2   9     1 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 4  5   8     4 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
 5  4  10     4 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 6  8   6     6 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle & Marjorie Hughes
 7  7   5     7 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan & Ames Bros
 8  6  20     1 Ballerina-Vaughn Monroe
 9  9   5     9 Now Is The Hour-Margaret Whiting
10 10   5     8 Slap 'Er Down Again,Paw-Arthur Godfrey
11 15   3    11 Beg Your Pardon-Larry Green Trio
12 14   6     8 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard
13 13   3    13 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Three Suns & Artie Dunn
14 11   2    11 Because-Perry Como
15  -   1    15 Shine-Frankie Laine

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:March 20, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   9     1 MANANA-Peggy Lee
 2  2   9     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 3  3  10     1 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 4  4   9     4 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
 5  5  11     4 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 6  6   7     6 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle & Marjorie Hughes
 7  7   6     7 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan & Ames Bros
 8  9   6     8 Now Is The Hour-Margaret Whiting
 9 11   4     9 Beg Your Pardon-Larry Green Trio
10  8  21     1 Ballerina-Vaughn Monroe
11 14   3    11 Because-Perry Como
12 10   6     8 Slap 'Er Down Again,Paw-Arthur Godfrey
13 12   7     8 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard
14  -   1    14 Now Is The Hour-Charlie Spivak & Tommy Mercer
15 13   4    13 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Three Suns & Artie Dunn

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:March 27, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  10     1 MANANA-Peggy Lee
 2  2  10     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 3  3  11     1 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 4  4  10     4 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
 5  5  12     4 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 6  6   8     6 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle & Marjorie Hughes
 7 11   4     7 Because-Perry Como
 8  9   5     8 Beg Your Pardon-Larry Green Trio
 9  7   7     7 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan & Ames Bros
10 13   8     8 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard
10 12   7     8 Slap 'Er Down Again,Paw-Arthur Godfrey
12  8   7     8 Now Is The Hour-Margaret Whiting
13  -   1    13 Baby Face-Art Mooney
14  -   1    14 Sabre Dance Boogie-Freddy Martin & Barclay Allen
15  -   1    15 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:April 3, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  11     1 MANANA-Peggy Lee
 2  2  11     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 3  3  12     1 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 4  4  11     4 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
 5  5  13     4 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
 6  6   9     6 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle & Marjorie Hughes
 7  7   5     7 Because-Perry Como
 8 13   2     8 Baby Face-Art Mooney
 9  9   8     7 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan & Ames Bros
10  -   1    10 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
11  -   1    11 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
12  -   2    12 Shine-Frankie Laine
13 15   2    13 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman 
14 12   8     8 Now Is The Hour-Margaret Whiting
15 14   2    14 Sabre Dance Boogie-Freddy Martin & Barclay Allen

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:April 10, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  12     1 MANANA-Peggy Lee
 2  2  12     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 3  3  13     1 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 4  7   6     4 Because-Perry Como
 5  8   3     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
 6 15   3     6 Sabre Dance Boogie-Freddy Martin & Barclay Allen 
 7 13   3     7 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman 
 8 10   2     8 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 9  -   1     9 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
10  4  12     4 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
11 11   2    11 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
12 10   9     8 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard
13  9   9     7 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan & Ames Bros
14  5  14     4 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
15 12   3    12 Shine-Frankie Laine

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:April 17, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  13     1 MANANA-Peggy Lee
 2  2  13     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 3 11   3     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 4  8   3     4 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 5  3  14     1 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
 6  4   7     4 Because-Perry Como
 7  5   4     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
 8  7   4     7 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman 
 9 10  13     4 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
10  9   2     9 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
11  6   4     6 Sabre Dance Boogie-Freddy Martin & Barclay Allen 
12 15   4    12 Shine-Frankie Laine
13 14  15     4 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm
14  -   1    14 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
15  -   1    15 Nature Boy-Nat King Cole

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:April 24, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  14     1 MANANA-Peggy Lee
 2  2  14     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 3  4   4     3 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 4  3   4     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 5 10   3     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
 6  7   5     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
 7 15   2     7 Nature Boy-Nat King Cole
 8 14   2     8 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 9  8   5     7 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman 
10 11   5     6 Sabre Dance Boogie-Freddy Martin & Barclay Allen 
11  5  15     1 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
12  6   8     4 Because-Perry Como
13 12   5    12 Shine-Frankie Laine
14  9  14     4 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields
15 13  16     4 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig & Bob Lamm

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 1, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  15     1 MANANA-Peggy Lee
 2  7   3     2 Nature Boy-Nat King Cole
 3  2  15     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 4  3   5     3 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 5  8   3     5 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 6  4   5     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 7  6   6     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
 8  9   6     7 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman 
 9  5   4     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
10 10   6     6 Sabre Dance Boogie-Freddy Martin & Barclay Allen 
11 12   9     4 Because-Perry Como
12  -   1    12 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
13  -   1    13 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Vaughn Horton & Polka Debs
14 11  16     1 I'm Looking Over A 4-Leaf Clover-Art Mooney
15 13   6    12 Shine-Frankie Laine

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 8, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  2   4     1 NATURE BOY-Nat King Cole
 2  4   6     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 3  1  16     1 Manana-Peggy Lee
 4  6   6     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 5  3  16     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 6  5   4     5 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 7 12   2     7 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 8  7   7     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
 9  9   5     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
10 11  10     4 Because-Perry Como
11  -   1    11 Tell Me A Story-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & Kaydets
12 13   2    12 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Vaughn Horton & Polka Debs
13  -   1    13 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
14  8   7     7 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman 
15 15   7    12 Shine-Frankie Laine

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 15, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   5     1 NATURE BOY-Nat King Cole
 2  2   7     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 3  4   7     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 4  5  17     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 5  3  17     1 Manana-Peggy Lee
 6  6   5     5 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 7  7   4     7 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 8  8   8     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
 9  9   6     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
10 13   2    10 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
11 10  11     4 Because-Perry Como
12 14   8     7 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman 
13  -   7     6 Sabre Dance Boogie-Freddy Martin & Barclay Allen
14 11   2    11 Tell Me A Story-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & Kaydets
15  -   1    15 Just Because-Frankie Yankovic & Johnny Pecon

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 22, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   6     1 NATURE BOY-Nat King Cole
 2  2   8     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 3  3   8     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 4  6   6     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 5  7   5     5 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 6 10   3     6 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 7  8   9     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
 8  9   7     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
 9  4  18     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
10 11  12     4 Because-Perry Como
11  -   3    11 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Vaughn Horton & Polka Debs
12  5  18     1 Manana-Peggy Lee
13 13   8     6 Sabre Dance Boogie-Freddy Martin & Barclay Allen
14 15   -    14 Just Because-Frankie Yankovic & Johnny Pecon
15  -   1    15 You Can't Be True Dear-Vera Lynn

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:May 29, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   7     1 NATURE BOY-Nat King Cole
 2  2   9     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 3  3   9     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 4  4   7     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 5  6   4     5 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 6  9  19     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby 
 7  5   6     5 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 8  7  10     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
 9  8   8     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
10 12  19     1 Manana-Peggy Lee
11 10  13     4 Because-Perry Como
12  -   1    12 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
13  -   1    13 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
14  -   9     7 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman
14 15   2    14 You Can't Be True Dear-Vera Lynn
16  -   1    16 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
17  -   3    11 Tell Me A Story-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & Kaydets
18  -   1    18 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
19  -   1    19 Baby Face-Sammy Kaye & Kaydets
20  -   1    20 Nature Boy-Frank Sinatra & Jeff Alexander Choir

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:June 5, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   8     1 NATURE BOY-Nat King Cole
 2  2  10     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 3  3  10     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 4  4   8     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 5  5   5     5 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 6 13   2     6 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 7  7   7     5 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 8  8   8     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
 9  -   1     9 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
10  -   1    10 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
11  8  11     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
12 16   2    12 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
13 11  14     4 Because-Perry Como
14  6  20     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby
15 18   2    15 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
16  -   1    16 Nature Boy-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
17 19   2    17 Baby Face-Sammy Kaye & Kaydets
18 10  20     1 Manana-Peggy Lee
19  -   1    19 Baby Face-Jack Smith & Clark Sisters
20  -   1    20 You Can't Be True Dear-Marlin Sisters & Eddie Fisher

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:June 12, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   9     1 NATURE BOY-Nat King Cole
 2  2  11     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 3  3  11     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 4  6   3     4 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 5  5   6     5 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 6  4   9     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 7 10   2     7 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
 8  9   2     8 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 9  -   2     9 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
10 12   3    10 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
11  7   8     5 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
12 14  21     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby
13  8   9     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
14 11  12     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
15 13  15     4 Because-Perry Como
16 16   2    16 Nature Boy-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
17 15   3    15 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
18  -   2    18 Nature Boy-Frank Sinatra & Jeff Alexander Choir
19 18  21     1 Manana-Peggy Lee
20  -   1    20 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Sportsmen

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:June 19, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  10     1 NATURE BOY-Nat King Cole
 2  2  12     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 3  4   4     3 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 4  3  12     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 5  5   7     5 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 6  7   3     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
 7  6  10     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 8  8   3     8 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 9 10   4     9 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
10  9   3     9 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
11 17   4    11 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
12 11   9     5 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
13  -   1    13 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
14 13  10     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
15  -   4    11 Tell Me A Story-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & Kaydets
16 16   3    16 Nature Boy-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
17 12  22     2 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby
18 15  16     4 Because-Perry Como
19 14  13     5 Baby Face-Art Mooney
20  -   1    20 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:June 26, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  3   5     1 WOODY WOODPECKER-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 2  2  13     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 3  1  11     1 Nature Boy-Nat King Cole
 4  4  13     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 5  5   8     5 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 6  6   4     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
 7  7  11     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
 8  8   4     8 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 9 10   4     9 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
10  9   5     9 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
11 11   5    11 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
12  -   1    12 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
13 12  10     5 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
14  -   1    14 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
15 14  11     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
16 15   5    11 Tell Me A Story-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & Kaydets
17 20   2    17 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
18 13   2    13 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
19  -   2    19 You Can't Be True Dear-Marlin Sisters & Eddie Fisher
20  -   2    20 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Sportsmen

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:July 3, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   6     1 WOODY WOODPECKER-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 2  -   1     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
 3  3  12     1 Nature Boy-Nat King Cole
 4  4  14     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 5  5   9     5 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 6  6   5     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
 7  8   5     7 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 8  2  14     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 9  9   5     9 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 9  7  12     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
11 14   2    11 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
12 10   6     9 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
13 12   2    12 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
14 18   3    13 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
15 11   6    11 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
16 17   3    16 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
17 13  11     5 The Dickey-Bird Song-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
18 15  12     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
19  -   1    19 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick James
20  -   1    20 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:July 10, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   7     1 WOODY WOODPECKER-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 2  2   2     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
 3  5  10     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 4  7   6     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 5  4  15     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 6  8  15     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
 7  3  13     1 Nature Boy-Nat King Cole
 8  -   1     8 Woody Woodpecker-Sportsmen & Mel Blanc
 9  6   6     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
10  9   6     9 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
11 14   4    11 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
12 13   3    12 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
12 12   7     9 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
14  9  13     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
15 11   3    11 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
16 16   4    16 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
17  -   1    17 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
18 18  13     5 St.Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke
19 20   2    19 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters 
19  -   1    17 Woody Woodpecker-Danny Kaye & The Andrews Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:July 17, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   8     1 WOODY WOODPECKER-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 2  2   3     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
 3  8   2     3 Woody Woodpecker-Sportsmen & Mel Blanc
 4  3  11     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 5  4   7     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 6  9   7     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
 7  5  16     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
 8 11   5     8 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 9  6  16     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
10 15   4    10 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
11 12   4    11 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
12 10   7     9 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
13 16   5    13 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
14  7  14     1 Nature Boy-Nat King Cole
15 12   8     9 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
16 14  14     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters
17  -   7    11 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
18  -   1    18 It's Magic-Doris Day
19 17   2    17 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
20 19   3    19 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:July 24, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   9     1 WOODY WOODPECKER-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 2  3   3     2 Woody Woodpecker-Sportsmen & Mel Blanc
 3  2   4     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
 4  4  12     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 5  5   8     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 6  8   6     6 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 7 10   5     7 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 8  6   8     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
 9 12   8     9 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
10  7  17     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
11 11   5    11 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
12 13   6    12 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
13  9  17     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
14 18   2    14 It's Magic-Doris Day
15 19   3    15 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
16 15   9     9 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
17 17   8    11 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
18 20   4    18 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters 
19 14  15     1 Nature Boy-Nat King Cole
20 16  15     4 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:July 31, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  10     1 WOODY WOODPECKER-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 2  2   4     2 Woody Woodpecker-Sportsmen & Mel Blanc
 3  3   5     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
 4  5   9     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 5  6   7     5 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 6  4  13     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 7  9   9     7 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 8  7   6     7 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 9 10  18     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
10 11   6    10 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
11 15   4    11 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
12 14   3    12 It's Magic-Doris Day
13 13  18     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
14  8   9     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
15 12   7    12 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
16 17   9    11 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
17 18   5    17 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
18  -   1    18 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Anne Vincent
19  -   1    19 The Maharajah Of Magador-Vaughn Monroe & Ziggy Talent
20 16  10     9 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:August 7, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  5   8     1 YOU CALL EVERYBODY DARLIN'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 2  3   6     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
 3  6  14     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 4  4  10     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 5  2   5     2 Woody Woodpecker-Sportsmen & Mel Blanc
 6  1  11     1 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
 7  8   7     7 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 8 11   5     8 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 9 12   4     9 It's Magic-Doris Day
10  7  10     7 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
11  9  19     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
12 10   7    10 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
13 14  10     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
14 15   8    12 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
15 13  19     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
16 20  11     9 You Can't Be True Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners
17  -   1    17 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
18  -   1    18 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers
18 16  10    11 You Can't Be True Dear-Sportsmen
20 17   6    17 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:August 14, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   9     1 YOU CALL EVERYBODY DARLIN'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 2  7   8     2 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 3  9   5     3 It's Magic-Doris Day
 4  4  11     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 5  3  15     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 6  8   6     6 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 7  2   7     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
 8 10  11     7 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 9  5   6     2 Woody Woodpecker-Sportsmen & Mel Blanc
10  6  12     1 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
11 12   8    10 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
12 14   9    12 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
13 13  11     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
13 15  20     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin & Jerry Wayne
15 11  20     3 Little White Lies-Dick Haymes
16  -   1    16 Confess-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
17 20   7    17 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters  
18 17   2    17 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
19  -   1    19 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Jack Smith & Clark Sisters
20  -   1    20 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:August 21, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  2   9     1 TWELFTH STREET RAG-Pee Wee Hunt
 2  1  10     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 3  6   7     3 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 4  3   6     3 It's Magic-Doris Day
 5  4  12     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 6  5  16     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 7  8  12     7 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 8  7   8     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
 9 12  10     9 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
10 11   9    10 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
11  9   7     2 Woody Woodpecker-Sportsmen & Mel Blanc
12 10  13     1 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
13 20   2    13 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
14 17   8    14 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters  
15 18   3    15 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
16  -   2    16 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Anne Vincent
17  -   1    17 It's Magic-Tony Martin
18 13  12     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones
19 19   2    19 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Jack Smith & Clark Sisters
20  -   1    20 Rambling Rose-Perry Como

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:August 28, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  10     1 TWELFTH STREET RAG-Pee Wee Hunt
 2  2  11     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 3  4   7     3 It's Magic-Doris Day
 4  3   8     3 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 5  5  13     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 6  7  13     6 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 7  6  17     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 8 10  10     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
 9  9  11     9 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
10  8   9     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
11  -   2    11 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers 
12 13   3    12 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
13 16   3    13 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Anne Vincent
14 15   4    14 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
15 12  14     1 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
16 17   2    16 It's Magic-Tony Martin
17 11   8     2 Woody Woodpecker-Sportsmen & Mel Blanc
18 20   2    18 Rambling Rose-Perry Como
19 19   3    19 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Jack Smith & Clark Sisters
20 18  13     6 William Tell Overture (Feedlebaum)-Spike Jones

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:September 4, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  11     1 TWELFTH STREET RAG-Pee Wee Hunt
 2  3   8     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 3  4   9     3 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 4  2  12     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 5  5  14     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 6  7  18     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 7  6  14     6 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 8  9  12     8 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 9 10  10     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
10 11   3    10 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers
11  8  11     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
11 12   4    11 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
13 19   4    13 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Jack Smith & Clark Sisters
14 14   5    14 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
15  -   9    14 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
16 13   4    13 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Anne Vincent
17 15  15     1 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser & Gloria Wood
18  -   1    18 You Came A Long Way (From St. Louis)-Ray McKinley
19 16   3    16 It's Magic-Tony Martin
20  -   1    18 It's Magic-Gordon MacRae

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:September 11, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  12     1 TWELFTH STREET RAG-Pee Wee Hunt
 2  3  10     2 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 3  4  13     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 4  2   9     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 5  5  15     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 6  8  13     6 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 7  7  15     6 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 8  6  19     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
 9 11  12     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
10 11   5    10 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
11 10   4    10 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers
12 19   4    12 It's Magic-Tony Martin
13  9  11     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
14 15  10    14 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
15  -   1    15 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
16  -   1    16 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Andrews Sisters
17 14   6    14 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
17 18   2    17 You Came A Long Way (From St. Louis)-Ray McKinley
19  -   1    19 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
20  -   1    20 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:September 18, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  13     1 TWELFTH STREET RAG-Pee Wee Hunt
 2  2  11     2 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 3  3  14     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 4  4  10     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 5  6  14     5 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 6  7  16     6 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 7  5  16     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 8  9  13     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
 9 10   6     9 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
10 14  11    10 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
11 11   5    10 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers
11  8  20     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
13 17   7    13 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
14 17   3    14 You Came A Long Way (From St. Louis)-Ray McKinley
15  -   1    15 Underneath The Arches-Andrews Sisters
16 13  12     2 You Can't Be True Dear-Ken Griffin
17 15   2    15 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
18  -   5    13 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Anne Vincent
19 12   5    12 It's Magic-Tony Martin
20 19   2    19 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:September 25, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  14     1 TWELFTH STREET RAG-Pee Wee Hunt
 2  2  12     2 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 3  4  11     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 4  3  15     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 5  5  15     5 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 6  9   7     6 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
 7  7  17     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 8  8  14     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
 9 17   3     9 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
10  6  17     6 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
11 11   6    10 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers
12 10  12    10 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
13 15   2    13 Underneath The Arches-Andrews Sisters
14 14   4    14 You Came A Long Way (From St. Louis)-Ray McKinley
15 11  21     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
16  -   2    16 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Andrews Sisters
17 13   8    13 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
18  -   1    18 Buttons And Bows-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
19  -   1    19 That Certain Party-Benny Strong
20 19   6    12 It's Magic-Tony Martin

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 2, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  2  13     1 TREE IN THE MEADOW-Margaret Whiting
 2  1  15     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 3  3  12     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 4  4  16     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 5  5  16     5 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 6  7  18     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
 7  6   8     6 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
 8 10  18     6 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 9 11   7     9 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers
10  9   4     9 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
11  8  15     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
12 13   3    12 Underneath The Arches-Andrews Sisters
13 15  22     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
14 18   2    14 Buttons And Bows-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
15 20   7    12 It's Magic-Tony Martin
16 17   9    13 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
17 14   5    14 You Came A Long Way (From St. Louis)-Ray McKinley
18  -   3    18 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
19 12  13    10 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
20 16   3    16 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Andrews Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 9, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  14     1 TREE IN THE MEADOW-Margaret Whiting
 2  2  16     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 3  3  13     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 4  5  17     4 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 5  4  17     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 6  7   9     6 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
 7 14   3     7 Buttons And Bows-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 7 10   5     7 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
 9  6  19     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
10  9   8     9 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers
11 13  23     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
12 12   4    12 Underneath The Arches-Andrews Sisters
13 17   6    13 You Came A Long Way (From St. Louis)-Ray McKinley
14  8  19     6 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
15 16  10    13 It's Magic-Dick Haymes
16 18   4    16 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
17 20   4    16 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Andrews Sisters 
18 15   8    12 It's Magic-Tony Martin
19 11  16     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
20 19  14    10 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 16, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  2  17     1 TWELFTH STREET RAG-Pee Wee Hunt
 2  1  15     1 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 3  4  18     3 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 4  3  14     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 5  7   4     5 Buttons And Bows-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 6  7   6     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
 7  5  18     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 8  6  10     6 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
 9 20  15     9 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
10 12   5    10 Underneath The Arches-Andrews Sisters
11 16   5    11 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
12  9  20     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
13 10   9     9 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers
14 19  17     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
15 14  20     6 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
16  -   2    16 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
17  -   2    17 That Certain Party-Benny Strong
18 13   7    13 You Came A Long Way (From St. Louis)-Ray McKinley
19 11  24     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
19  -   1    19 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 23, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  18     1 TWELFTH STREET RAG-Pee Wee Hunt
 2  2  16     1 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 3  5   5     3 Buttons And Bows-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 4  3  19     3 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 5  4  15     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 6  7  19     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
 7  6   7     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
 8 19   2     8 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 9  8  11     6 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
10  9  16     9 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
11 11   6    11 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
12 12  21     4 My Happiness-Pied Pipers
13 16   3    13 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
14 14  18     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
15 17   3    15 That Certain Party-Benny Strong
16 15  21     6 Love Somebody-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
17  -   1    17 Life Gits Tee-Jus Don't It-Carson Robison & Pleasant Valley Boys
18 10   6    10 Underneath The Arches-Andrews Sisters
19 13  10     9 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe & Sons of the Pioneers
19  -   3    18 Rambling Rose-Perry Como

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:October 30, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  3   6     1 BUTTONS AND BOWS-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 2  1  19     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 3  2  17     1 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 4  4  20     3 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 5  8   3     5 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 6  5  16     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 7  7   8     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
 8  -   1     8 Buttons And Bows-Dinning Sisters & Art Van Damme Quartet
 9 13   4     9 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
10 10  17     9 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
11  9  12     6 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
12 18   7    10 Underneath The Arches-Andrews Sisters
13  6  20     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
14 11   7    11 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
15  -   1    15 Cuanto La Gusta-Carmen Miranda & The Andrews Sisters
16  -   1    16 Bluebird Of Happiness-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
17  -   1    17 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
18 15   4    15 That Certain Party-Benny Strong
19 14  19     8 My Happiness-Ella Fitzgerald & Song Spinners
20 17   2    17 Life Gits Tee-Jus Don't It-Carson Robison & Pleasant Valley Boys

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:November 6, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   7     1 BUTTONS AND BOWS-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 2  2  20     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 3  3  18     1 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 4  5   4     4 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 5  4  21     3 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 6  7   9     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
 7  6  17     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
 8  8   2     8 Buttons And Bows-Dinning Sisters & Art Van Damme Quartet
 9 17   2     9 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
10 14   8    10 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
10  9   5     9 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
12 18   5    12 That Certain Party-Benny Strong
13 10  18     9 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
14 20   3    14 Life Gits Tee-Jus Don't It-Carson Robison & Pleasant Valley Boys
15 15   2    15 Cuanto La Gusta-Carmen Miranda & The Andrews Sisters
16 13  21     1 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace & Bob Vincent
17 11  13     6 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Banjo & Accordion Orchestra
18  -   1    18 My Darling,My Darling-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
19  -  25     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
20  -   1    20 Say Something Sweet To Your Sweetheart-Jo Stafford/Gordon MacRae

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:November 13, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   8     1 BUTTONS AND BOWS-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 2  2  21     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 3  4   5     3 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 4  3  19     1 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 5  5  22     3 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 6  9   3     6 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 7 18   2     7 My Darling,My Darling-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
 7  6  10     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
 9  8   3     8 Buttons And Bows-Dinning Sisters & Art Van Damme Quartet
10  7  18     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
11 10   6     9 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
12 10   9    10 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
13  -   1    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Art Lund
14 13  19     9 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney,Bud Brees & Galli Sisters
15  -   1    15 On A Slow Boat To China-Benny Goodman & Al Hendrickson
16 15   3    15 Cuanto La Gusta-Carmen Miranda & The Andrews Sisters
17 12   6    12 That Certain Party-Benny Strong
18  -   8    13 You Came A Long Way (From St. Louis)-Ray McKinley
19 19  26     3 My Happiness-Jon and Sondra Steele
20  -   1    20 A Little Bird Told Me-Evelyn Knight

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:November 20, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1   9     1 BUTTONS AND BOWS-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 2  3   6     2 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 3  2  22     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 4  7   3     4 My Darling,My Darling-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
 5  5  23     3 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 6  6   4     6 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 7  4  20     1 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
 8  9   4     8 Buttons And Bows-Dinning Sisters & Art Van Damme Quartet
 9 20   2     9 A Little Bird Told Me-Evelyn Knight  
10 11   7     9 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
11  7  11     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
12 15   4    12 Cuanto La Gusta-Carmen Miranda & The Andrews Sisters
13  -   1    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Eddy Howard
14 17   7    12 That Certain Party-Benny Strong
15 12  10    10 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
16 13   2    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Art Lund
17  1   1    17 All I Want For Christmas-Spike Jones & George Rock
18  -   1    18 So Tired-Russ Morgan
19 10  19     2 It's Magic-Doris Day
20  -   1    20 Say Something Sweet To Your Sweetheart-Jo Stafford/Gordon MacRae

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:November 27, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  10     1 BUTTONS AND BOWS-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 2  2   7     2 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 3  3  23     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 4  5  24     3 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 5  6   5     5 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 6  4   4     4 My Darling,My Darling-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
 7  8   5     7 Buttons And Bows-Dinning Sisters & Art Van Damme Quartet
 8  9   3     8 A Little Bird Told Me-Evelyn Knight  
 9  7  21     1 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
10 11  12     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
11  -   1    11 My Darling,My Darling-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
12 17   2    12 All I Want For Christmas-Spike Jones & George Rock
13 10   8     9 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
14  -   1    14 A Little Bird Told Me-Paula Watson  
15 12   5    12 Cuanto La Gusta-Carmen Miranda & The Andrews Sisters
16 13   2    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Eddy Howard
17 15  11    10 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon MacRae
18  -  18     1 You Were Only Fooling-Ink Spots
19  -   2    15 On A Slow Boat To China-Benny Goodman & Al Hendrickson
20 16   3    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Art Lund

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:December 4, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  11     1 BUTTONS AND BOWS-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 2  2   8     2 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 3  6   5     3 My Darling,My Darling-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
 4 12   3     4 All I Want For Christmas-Spike Jones & George Rock
 5  5   6     5 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 6  3  24     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 7  8   4     7 A Little Bird Told Me-Evelyn Knight  
 8  4  25     3 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
 9 11   2     9 My Darling,My Darling-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
10  7   6     7 Buttons And Bows-Dinning Sisters & Art Van Damme Quartet
11 13   9     9 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
12 19   3    12 On A Slow Boat To China-Benny Goodman & Al Hendrickson
13 10  13     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
14  9  22     1 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
15 16   3    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Eddy Howard
16 14   2    14 A Little Bird Told Me-Paula Watson  
17 15   6    12 Cuanto La Gusta-Carmen Miranda & The Andrews Sisters
18  -   3     9 Here Comes Santa Claus-Gene Autry
18  -   1    18 Sweet Georgia Brown-Brother Bones & his Shadows
20 20   4    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Art Lund

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:December 11, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  12     1 BUTTONS AND BOWS-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 2  2   9     2 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 3  4   4     3 All I Want For Christmas-Spike Jones & George Rock
 4  3   6     3 My Darling,My Darling-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
 5  7   5     5 A Little Bird Told Me-Evelyn Knight  
 6  5   7     5 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 7  9   3     7 My Darling,My Darling-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
 7  6  25     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
 9 18   4     9 Here Comes Santa Claus-Gene Autry
10 10   7     7 Buttons And Bows-Dinning Sisters & Art Van Damme Quartet
11  -  32     1 White Christmas-Bing Crosby
12 13  14     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
13 11  10     9 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
14  8  26     3 Maybe You'll Be There-Gordon Jenkins & The Charles LaVere Chorus
14 15   4    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Eddy Howard
16 16   3    14 A Little Bird Told Me-Paula Watson  
17 14  23     1 Tree In The Meadow-Margaret Whiting
18  -   1    18 Lavender Blue-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets 
19 12   4    12 On A Slow Boat To China-Benny Goodman & Al Hendrickson
20 20   5    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Art Lund

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:December 18, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  13     1 BUTTONS AND BOWS-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 2  3   5     2 All I Want For Christmas-Spike Jones & George Rock
 3  2  10     2 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 4  5   6     4 A Little Bird Told Me-Evelyn Knight  
 5  4   7     3 My Darling,My Darling-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
 6  6   8     5 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 7 11  33     1 White Christmas-Bing Crosby
 8 10   8     7 Buttons And Bows-Dinning Sisters & Art Van Damme Quartet
 9 12  15     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
10  7   4     7 My Darling,My Darling-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
11 13  11     9 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
12 18   2    12 Lavender Blue-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets 
12 14   5    12 On A Slow Boat To China-Eddy Howard
14  9   5     9 Here Comes Santa Claus-Gene Autry
15  7  26     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
16  -   1    16 Powder Your Face With Sunshine-Evelyn Knight
17  -   7    12 Cuanto La Gusta-Carmen Miranda & The Andrews Sisters
18  -   2    18 So Tired-Russ Morgan
19  -   2    19 Sweet Georgia Brown-Brother Bones & His Shadows
20 20   6    13 On A Slow Boat To China-Art Lund

BILLBOARD (USA) MAGAZINE'S SINGLES CHART FOR WEEK OF:December 25, 1948
"Best Selling Popular Retail Records"
TW LW Wks. Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  14     1 BUTTONS AND BOWS-Dinah Shore and her Happy Valley Boys
 2  2   6     2 All I Want For Christmas-Spike Jones & George Rock
 3  4   7     3 A Little Bird Told Me-Evelyn Knight  
 4  3  11     2 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood
 5  5   8     3 My Darling,My Darling-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae
 6  6   9     5 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men
 7 11  34     1 White Christmas-Bing Crosby
 8 14   6     8 Here Comes Santa Claus-Gene Autry
 9 10   5     7 My Darling,My Darling-Doris Day & Buddy Clark
10  -   5    10 On A Slow Boat To China-Benny Goodman & Al Hendrickson
11  -   1    11 You're All I Want For Christmas-Frankie Laine
11  -   1    11 I've Got My Love To Keep Me Warm-Les Brown
13 15  27     1 Twelfth Street Rag-Pee Wee Hunt
14  -   1    14 Far Away Places-Margaret Whiting 
15 12   6    12 On A Slow Boat To China-Eddy Howard
16 11  12     9 You Were Only Fooling-Blue Barron & Clyde Burke
17  -   1    17 You Were Only Fooling-Kay Starr
18  -   1    18 Gloria-Mills Brothers 
18  9  16     6 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers
20 12   3    12 Lavender Blue-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets

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