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UK MISSING CHARTS TOP SINGLES FOR 1948 PDF Print E-mail
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Written by Barry Kowal   
Feb 22, 2014 at 07:06 PM
UK MISSING CHARTS TOP SINGLES FOR 1948







 

 
No. Song-Artist-Peak Month
  1 THE DREAM OF OLWEN-CHARLES WILLIAMS ORCHESTRA-JANUARY 2494 
  2 NEAR YOU / HOW LUCKY YOU ARE-ANDREWS SISTERS-April 1786 
  3 SO TIRED-RUSS MORGAN-July 1772 
  4 BALLIN' THE JACK-DANNY KAYE-July 1716 
  5 MY MAMMY / SONNY BOY-AL JOLSON-February 1574 
  6 NOW IS THE HOUR (MAORI FAREWELL SONG) / COME BACK TO SORRENTO-GRACIE FIELDS-January 1450 
  7 NEAR YOU-FRANCIS CRAIG-May 1442 
  8 HOLIDAY FOR STRINGS-David Rose-January 1254 
  9 ALEXANDER'S RAGTIME BAND /THE SPANIARD THAT BLIGHTED MY LIFE-Bing Crosby  Al Jolson-January 1232 
 10 GALWAY BAY-Bing Crosby-June 1220 
 11 Tenement Symphony-Tony Martin-August 1206 
 12 The Cuckoo Waltz / You Can't Be True, Dear-Ken Griffin-November 1158 
 13 Coronation Scot-Queen's Hall Orchestra-May 1136 
 14 Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette)-Phil Harris-March 1086 
 15 My Very Good Friend The Milkman-Fats Waller-December 1082 
 16 Ballerina / Laroo Laroo Lili Bolero-Bing Crosby-July 1080 
 17 How Deep Is The Ocean-Frank Sinatra-May 1048 
 18 Golden Earrings-Bing Crosby-April 1016 
 19 Let Me Sing And I'm Happy-Al Jolson-July 968 
 20 I'm The Guy Who Found The Lost Chord-Jimmy Durante-April 912 
 21 Anniversary Song-Bing Crosby-October 846 
 22 Where Flamingos Fly-Ink Spots-August 807 
 23 It's A Quiet Town-Danny Kaye And The Andrews Sisters-June 784 
 24 Civilisation-Danny Kaye And The Andrews Sisters-March 764 
 25 The Coffee Song (They've Got An Awful Lot Of Coffee In Brazil)-Frank Sinatra-February 758 
 26 Molly Malone-Danny Kaye-August 736 
 27 A Tree In The Meadow-Dorothy Squires-March 724 
 28 Bumble Boogie-Freddy Martin-February 716 
 29 Tubby The Tuba-Danny Kaye-June 706 
 30 Tico-tico-Ethel Smith-January 704 
 31 You Made Me Love You (I Didn't Want To  Do It)-Al Jolson-January 702 
 32 Cuanto Le Gusta-Andrews Sisters And Carmen Miranda-August 700 
 33 I Wonder Who's Kissing Her Now-Perry Como-February 694 
 34 The Whiffenpoof Song-Bing Crosby-August 662 
 35 Love Somebody-Doris Day And Buddy Clark-November 662 
 36 Devil's Gallop-Charles Williams Orchestra-November 662 
 37 How Lucky You Are-Vera Lynn-January 644 
 38 Minnie The Moocher-Danny Kaye-April 610 
 39 Now Is The Hour (Maori Farewell Song)-Bing Crosby-April 600 
 40 The Coffee Song (They've Got An Awful Lot Of Coffee In Brazil)-Andrews Sisters-January 572 
 41 Anything You Can Do-Andrews Sisters With Dick Haymes & Bing Crosby-January 572 
 42 Ask Anyone Who Knows / I'll Make Up For Everything-Ink Spots-April 572 
 43 The Three Bears-Ray Ellington-May 564 
 44 Dance Ballerina Dance-Vaughn Monroe-August 560 
 45 When You're In Love-Reggie Goff-October 557 
 46 Toot, Toot, Tootsie (Good-bye)-Al Jolson-September 534 
 47 Too Fat Polka-Andrews Sisters-May 522 
 48 Olwen (Dream Of Olwen)-Reggie Goff-November 520 
 49 After All-Steve Conway-August 503 
 50 Manic Depressive Presents-Danny Kaye-November 458 
 51 The Girl That I Marry-Dick Haymes-February 450 
 52 Misirlou-Jan August-September 444 
 53 White Christmas-Bing Crosby-December 434 
 54 Nature Boy / You Can't Be True,  Dear-Dick Haymes-August 432 
 55 Everybody Loves Somebody-Frank Sinatra-November 412 
 56 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Andrews Sisters-November 400 
 57 Portrait Of A Flirt-Queen's Hall Orchestra-September 382 
 58 Buttons And Bows-Dinah Shore-November 364 
 59 Disc Jocky Jump-Gene Krupa-March 358 
 60 Anything I Dream Is Possible-Dorothy Squires-October 342 
 61 How Soon (Will I Be Seeing You)-Vaughn Monroe-April 331 
 62 They Say It's Wonderful-Bing Crosby-January 314 
 63 Silent Night, Holy Night / Adeste Fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful)-Bing Crosby-December 312 
 64 White Christmas-Gracie Fields-December 298 
 65 Oh! My Achin' Heart-Mills Brothers-April 272 
 66 I'm In The Mood For Love-Dorothy Squires-January 269 
 67 I'll Dance At Your Wedding-Tony Martin-April 269 
 68 I Never Loved Anyone-Perry Como-March 253 
 69 Teresa-Dick Haymes And The Andrews Sisters-June 250 
 70 We Just Couldn't Say Goodbye-Frank Sinatra-August 246 
 71 Siboney-Bing Crosby-November 246 
 72 I'm Sending A Letter To Santa Claus-Vera Lynn-December 245 
 73 The Shoemaker's Serenade-Five Smith Brothers-May 238 
 74 Shoemaker's Serenade-Lou Preager-January 204 
 75 Woody Wood-pecker-Kay Kyser-November 203 
 76 When You Were Sweet Sixteen-Archie Lewis-May 200 
 77 Golden Earrings-Geraldo-March 199 
 78 Necessity-Phil Harris-February 190 
 79 How Soon (Will I Be Seeing You)-Bing Crosby-July 186 
 80 Au Revoir-Gracie Fields-March 182 
 81 The Cornish Rhapsody-Harriet Cohen-December 180 
 82 I Never Loved Anyone-Steve Conway-March 171 
 83 Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette)-Lou Preager-March 163 
 84 Lover's Leap-Les Brown-March 162 
 85 You Don't Have To Know The Language-Bing Crosby And The Andrews Sisters-April 162 
 86 The Breeze And I-Ethel Smith-February 159 
 87 Happy-go-lucky You-Steve Conway-January 154 
 88 I Only Have Eyes For You-Freddy Gardner-June 154 
 89 Where Flamingos Fly-Anne Shelton-May 150 
 90 Tchaikovsky's Piano Concerto No.1-Freddy Martin-November 148 
 91 When You Were Sweet Sixteen-Steve Conway-May 143 
 92 Pass The Biscuits, Mirandy-Spike Jones-July 140 
 93 That's My Desire-Frankie Laine-September 138 
 94 Reflections On The Water-Dorothy Squires-June 138 
 95 My Heart And I-Luton Girls Choir-June 137 
 96 The Kiss In Your Eyes-Bing Crosby-August 130 
 97 The Woody Woodpecker-Geraldo-August 129 
 98 Who's Sorry Now?-Bing Crosby-May 129 
 99 Jealousy-Harry James-January 128 
100 It Only Happens When I Dance With You-Frank Sinatra-December 126 
101 The Day I Read A Book-Jimmy Durante-October 124 
102 I Wish I Didn't Love You So-Dinah Shore-January 120 
103 It All Came True-Frank Sinatra-March 120 
104 You Can't Be True, Dear-Oscar Rabin-August 120 
105 Home Is Where The Heart Is-Ink Spots-August 118 
106 Nature Boy-Joe Loss-July 117 
107 When You Were Sweet Sixteen-Josef Locke-June 117 
108 The Blue-tail Fly-Burl Ives And The Andrews Sisters-October 111 
109 Annie Laurie-Deanna Durbin-January 108 
110 A Feudin' And A Fightin' / A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square-Ted Heath-February 106 
111 But Beautiful-Frank Sinatra-July 102 
112 Three Little Fishes-Radio Revellers-May 102 
113 Jealousy-Kathryn Grayson-July 100 
114 The Shoemaker's Serenade-Squadronaires-August 96 
115 Brother Can You Spare A Dime-Steve Conway-September 96 
116 Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette)-Paul Adam-March 95 
117 Route 66-Ted Heath-January 93 
118 Count Your Blessings-Luton Girls Choir-July 92 
119 When You Were Sweet Sixteen / Civilisation-Joe Loss-May 92 
120 Dear Old Donegal-Josef Locke-August 91 
121 Together-Lou Preager-May 91 
122 No Orchids For My Lady-Georges Guetary-November 90 
123 Sabre Dance Boogie-Freddy Martin-October 90 
124 All My Love-Issy Bonn-November 89 
125 The Turntable Song-Andrews Sisters-February 88 
126 Marta (Rambling Rose Of The Wild Wood)-Arthur Tracy-June 86 
127 Sambina-Harry Roy-July 86 
128 Peg O' My Heart-Issy Bonn-February 83 
129 Dream Of Olwen-Luton Girls Choir-December 82 
130 The Silver Wedding Waltz-Vera Lynn-July 81 
131 Lazy River-Mills Brothers-November 80 
132 The Coffee Song (They've Got An Awful Lot Of Coffee In Brazil)-Geraldo-January 78 
133 So Tired-Dorothy Squires-November 77 
134 When You're In Love-Geraldo-August 75 
135 Dream Of Olwen-George Melachrino Orchestra-October 75 
136 After All-Geraldo-July 73 
137 Time May Change-Archie Lewis-June 72 
138 Night And Day-Bing Crosby-November 71 
139 Falling In Love With Love-Frank Sinatra-April 71 
140 Sometimes-Geraldo-May 70 
141 But Beautiful / Nice To Know You Care-Hutch-March 70 
142 When You Come To The End Of The Day-Ink Spots-January 69 
143 No Orchids For My Lady / You Call Everybody Darling-Joe Loss-October 69 
144 When You're In Love-Monte Rey-August 67 
145 No Money-Edmundo Ros-November 65 
146 Come Back To Sorrento-Archie Lewis-February 64 
147 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman-September 63 
148 How Soon (Will I Be Seeing You)-Lou Preager-March 62 
149 Sabre Dance-Joe Loss-September 62 
150 The Shoemaker's Serenade-Roberto Inglez-February 60 
151 Now Is The Hour (Maori Farewell Song)-Felix Mendelssohn-February 60 
152 P.s. I Love You-Cyril Stapleton-September 60 
153 How Green Was My Valley-Vera Lynn-August 60 
154 And The Angels Sing-Ziggy Elman-January 60 
155 Margie / Ma (He's Making Eyes At Me)-Eddie Cantor-July 59 
156 Too Fat Polka-Vic Lewis-May 59 
157 My Silent Love-Anne Shelton-November 58 
158 I Wish I Didn't Love You So-Helen Forrest-February 57 
159 St. Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke-September 56 
160 Intermezzo-Jan August-October 54 
161 The Cuckoo Waltz-Joe Loss-December 54 
162 No Orchids For My Lady-Peter Yorke Orchestra-October 54 
163 A Fellow With An Umbrella-Bing Crosby-October 54 
164 When You're Smiling-George Elrick-February 54 
165 A Tree In The Meadow / The Flower Seller-Joe Loss-February 52 
166 But Beautiful-Art Lund-May 52 
167 Deed I Do-Lena Horne-January 52 
168 Love Of My Life-Judy Garland-September 51 
169 Near You-Geraldo-February 51 
170 Rambling Rose-Lou Preager-August 50 
171 Core 'ngrato-Gracie Fields-May 49 
172 You Go To My Head-Ted Heath-September 48 
173 South America, Take It Away-Joe Loss-January 47 
174 I'll Never Make The Same Mistake Again-Mills Brothers-June 47 
175 So Tired-Eric Winstone-December 47 
176 Oh! My Achin' Heart-Oscar Rabin-June 47 
177 Deacon Jones-Louis Jordan-July 45 
178 But Beautiful-Denny Dennis-March 44 
179 Near You-Turner Layton-April 41 
180 More Than You Know-Allan Jones-July 41 
181 Shine-Frankie Laine-October 39 
182 Tico-tico-Reginald Dixon-January 39 
183 All Of Me-Geraldo-September 35 
184 My Happiness-Geraldo-December 35 
185 A Tree In The Meadow-Geraldo-April 33 
186 A Tree In The Meadow-Hutch-January 31 
187 The Preacher And The Bear-Phil Harris-April 31 
188 The Cornish Rhapsody-Freddy Martin-December 26 
189 You Can't Be True, Dear-Vera Lynn-June 25 
190 Jungle Drums-Edmundo Ros-September 24 
191 A Tree In The Meadow-Sam Browne-March 13 
192 Your Feet's Too Big-Fats Waller-February 11 
193 Isn't It Romantic-Steve Conway-November 11 
194 Fine Thing-Cyril Stapleton-February 11 

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