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BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (USA) R&B WEEKLY SINGLES CHARTS FROM 1942 PDF Print E-mail
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BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (USA) R&B WEEKLY SINGLES CHARTS FROM 1942
BILLBOARD MAGAZINE'S (USA) R&B WEEKLY SINGLES CHARTS FROM 1942

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR October 24,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist 
 1  -  1  1 TAKE IT AND GIT-ANDY KIRK
 2  -  1  2 Trav'lin Light-Paul Whiteman & Billie Holiday
 3  -  1  3 Mr. Five By Five-Freddie Slack
 4  -  1  4 Stormy Monday Blues-Earl Hines
 5  -  1  5 I'm Gonna Leave You At The Outskirts Of Town-Louis Jordan
 6  -  1  6 When The Lights Go On Again-Lucky Millinder
 7  -  1  7 Don't Get Around Much Anymore-Four Ink Spots
 8  -  1  8 Let's Be Friends-Lil Green
 9  -  1  9 Every Night About This Time-Four Ink Spots
10  -  1 10 Just As Though You Were Here-Four Ink Spots

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR October 31,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist
 1  3  2  1 MR. FIVE BY FIVE-FREDDIE SLACK
 2  2  2  2 Trav'lin Light-Paul Whiteman & Billie Holiday
 3  5  2  3 I'm Gonna Leave You At The Outskirts Of Town-Louis Jordan
 4  6  2  4 When The Lights Go On Again-Lucky Millinder
 5  4  2  4 Stormy Monday Blues-Earl Hines
 6  1  2  1 Take It And Git-Andy Kirk
 7  9  2  7 Every Night About This Time-Four Ink Spots
 8  -  1  8 Just Kiddin' Around-Artie Shaw
 9  -  1  9 This Is Worth Fighting For-Four Ink Spots
10  -  1 10 Cow Cow Boogie-Freddie Slack

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR November 7,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist 
 1  2  3  1 TRAV'LIN LIGHT-PAUL WHITEMAN & BILLIE HOLIDAY
 2  1  3  1 Mr. Five By Five-Freddie Slack
 3  4  3  3 When The Lights Go On Again-Lucky Millinder
 4  6  3  1 Take It And Git-Andy Kirk
 5 RE  2  5 Don't Get Around Much Anymore-Four Ink Spots
 6  -  1  6 Jitterbug Waltz-Fats Waller
 7  3  3  3 I'm Gonna Leave You At The Outskirts Of Town-Louis Jordan
 8  -  1  8 There Are Such Things-Tommy Dorsey
 9  5  3  4 Stormy Monday Blues-Earl Hines
10  -  1 10 Things Ain't What They Used To Be-Charlie Barnet

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR November 14,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist 
 1  9  4  1 STORMY MONDAY BLUES-EARL HINES
 2  2  4  1 Mr. Five By Five-Freddie Slack
 3  3  4  3 When The Lights Go On Again-Lucky Millinder
 4  -  1  4 What's The Use Of Gettung Sober-Louis Jordan
 5  1  4  1 Trav'lin Light-Paul Whiteman & Billie Holiday
 6 RE  3  6 Every Night About This Time-Ink Spots
 7  -  1  7 White Christmas-Bing Crosby
 8  4  4  1 Take It And Git-Andy Kirk
 9  -  1  9 See See Rider Blues-Bea Booze
10  -  1 10 Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition-Royal Harmony Quartet

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR November 21,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist 
 1  5  5  1 TRAV'LIN LIGHT-PAUL WHITEMAN & BILLIE HOLIDAY
 2  2  5  1 Mr. Five By Five-Freddie Slack
 3  3  5  3 When The Lights Go On Again-Lucky Millinder
 4  1  5  1 Stormy Monday Blues-Earl Hines
 5  4  2  4 What's The Use Of Gettung Sober-Louis Jordan
 6  -  1  6 That Ain't Right-King Cole Trio
 7  -  1  7 Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition-Southern Sons
 8  7  2  7 White Christmas-Bing Crosby
 9  -  1  9 "C" Blues-Barney Bigard
10  -  1 10 Hay Foot,Straw Foot-Duke Ellington

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR November 28,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist 
 1  3  6  1 WHEN THE LIGHTS GO ON AGAIN-LUCKY MILLINDER
 2  2  6  1 Mr. Five By Five-Freddie Slack
 3  8  3  3 White Christmas-Bing Crosby
 4  5  3  4 What's The Use Of Gettung Sober-Louis Jordan
 5  4  6  1 Stormy Monday Blues-Earl Hines
 6  1  6  1 Trav'lin Light-Paul Whiteman & Billie Holiday
 7 RE  5  1 Take It And Git-Andy Kirk
 8 RE  4  6 Every Night About This Time-Ink Spots
 9  7  2  7 Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition-Southern Sons
10 RE  2  9 See See Rider Blues-Bea Booze

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR December 5,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist 
 1  6  7  1 TRAV'LIN LIGHT-PAUL WHITEMAN & BILLIE HOLIDAY
 2  2  7  1 Mr. Five By Five-Freddie Slack
 3  1  7  1 When The Lights Go On Again-Lucky Millinder
 4  4  4  4 What's The Use Of Gettung Sober-Louis Jordan
 5  5  7  1 Stormy Monday Blues-Earl Hines
 6  3  4  3 White Christmas-Bing Crosby
 7  9  3  7 Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition-Southern Sons
 8 RE  2  6 That Ain't Right-King Cole Trio
 9 RE  2  9 Cow Cow Boogie-Freddie Slack
10 RE  2  9 "C" Blues-Barney Bigard

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR December 12,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist
 1  2  8  1 MR. FIVE BY FIVE-FREDDIE SLACK
 2  4  5  2 What's The Use Of Gettung Sober-Louis Jordan
 3  1  8  1 Trav'lin Light-Paul Whiteman & Billie Holiday
 4  6  5  3 White Christmas-Bing Crosby
 5  3  8  1 When The Lights Go On Again-Lucky Millinder
 6  5  8  1 Stormy Monday Blues-Earl Hines
 7 RE  3  5 Don't Get Around Much Anymore-Four Ink Spots
 8  8  3  6 That Ain't Right-King Cole Trio
 9  -  1  9 It Had To Be You-Jimmie Lunceford
10  7  4  7 Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition-Southern Sons

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR December 19,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist 
 1  4  6  1 WHITE CHRISTMAS-BING CROSBY
 2  1  9  1 Mr. Five By Five-Freddie Slack
 3  5  9  1 When The Lights Go On Again-Lucky Millinder
 4  3  9  1 Trav'lin Light-Paul Whiteman & Billie Holiday
 5  6  9  1 Stormy Monday Blues-Earl Hines
 6  2  6  2 What's The Use Of Gettung Sober-Louis Jordan
 7 RE  3  7 "C" Blues-Barney Bigard
 8 10  5  7 Praise The Lord And Pass The Ammunition-Southern Sons
 9  -  1  9 Let Me Play With Your Poodle-Tampa Red
10 RE  3  9 Cow Cow Boogie-Freddie Slack

BILLBOARD MAGAZINE (USA) WEEKLY  SINGLE CHART FOR December 26,1942
"Harlem Hit Parade" (first chart)
TW LW Wks Peak Song-Artist
 1  1  7  1 WHITE CHRISTMAS-BING CROSBY
 2  3 10  1 When The Lights Go On Again-Lucky Millinder
 3  2 10  1 Mr. Five By Five-Freddie Slack
 4  6  7  2 What's The Use Of Gettung Sober-Louis Jordan
 5 RE  2  5 There Are Such Things-Tommy Dorsey
 6  4 10  1 Trav'lin Light-Paul Whiteman & Billie Holiday
 7  5 10  1 Stormy Monday Blues-Earl Hines
 8 RE  4  5 Don't Get Around Much Anymore-Four Ink Spots
 9  -  1  9 Bicycle Bounce-Erskine Hawkins & His Orchestra
10 10  4  9 Cow Cow Boogie-Freddie Slack
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