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Feb 27, 2015 at 03:57 PM
CASH BOX MAGAZINE'S (BARRY KOWAL) TOP SINGLES OF 1948


Twelfth Street Rag / Somebody Else, Not MeTwelfth Street Rag


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  1 TWELFTH STREET RAG-PEE WEE HUNT-SEPTEMBER  1446
  2 MY HAPPINESS-PIED PIPERS-August                                                  1378
  3 MY HAPPINESS-JON & SANDRA STEELE-August               1378
  4 MY HAPPINESS-ELLA FITZGERALD & SONG SPINNERS-August      1378
  5 MAYBE YOU?LL BE THERE-GORDON JENKINS ORCHESTRA & CHARLES LAVERE-November    1322 
  6 BALLERINA-VAUGHN MONROE & ORCHESTRA-January                              1306
  7 BUTTONS AND BOWS-DINAH SHORE AND HER HAPPY VALLEY BOYS-November  1292
  8 A TREE IN THE MEADOW-Margaret Whiting-October             1224
  9 LITTLE WHITE LIES-Dick Haymes,4 Hits And A Miss & Gordon Jenkins Orchestra-June  1224
 10 IT'S MAGIC-Doris Day & George Siravo Orchestra-September                      1168
 11 It's Magic-Dick Haymes & Gordon Jenkins Orchestra-September              1168
 12 It's Magic-Tony Martin,Earle Hagen Orchestra & the Lyttle Sisters-September           1168
 13 Now Is The Hour-Bing Crosby & Ken Darby Singers-April                   1144
 14 Now Is The Hour-Gracie Fields & Phil Green Orchestra-April             1144
 15 Now Is The Hour-Eddy Howard Orchestra-April                                 1144
 16 Now Is The Hour-Margaret Whiting & Frank Devol Orchestra-April              1144
 17 Ballerina-Buddy Clark & Dick Jones Orchestra-January                 1126
 18 You Can't Be True,Dear-Ken Griffin-July                                                                    1122
 19 Buttons And Bows-Dinning Sisters & Art Van Damme Quartet-December                  1114
 20 Love Somebody-Doris Day,Buddy Clark & George Siravo Orchestra-August                1038 
 21 How Soon (Will I Be Seeing You)?-Jack Owens & Eddie Ballantine Orchestra-January        1022
 22 How Soon (WIll I Be Seeing You)?-Bing Crosby & Carmen Cavallaro-January            1022
 23 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Al Trace.Bob Vincent & Revelers-September       1018
 24 Ballerina-Bing Crosby & Jud Conlon Rhythmaires-January           1000
 25 Serenade Of The Bells-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & The Kaydets-February       990
 26 Serenade Of The Bells-Jo Stafford, Paul Weston Orchestra-February                  990
 27 How Soon (W ill I Be Seeing You)?-Vaughn Monroe &  Moon Maids-January    988
 28 Until-Tommy Dorsey,Harry Prime,Clark Sisters & Town Criers-December               962
 29 How Soon (W1ll I Be Seeing You)?-Dinah Shore-January                   950
 30 On A Slow Boat To China-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & Gloria Wood-December     924
 31 Golden Earrings-Peggy Lee & Dave Barbour Orchestra-January           908
 32 Nature Boy-King Cole Trio-June                                                                              904
 33 On A Slow Boat To China-Freddy Martin,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men-December          894
 34 I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover-Art Mooney Orchestra & Chorus-February        892
 35 You Can?t Be True,Dear-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners-July             892
 36 I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover-Three Suns & Artie Dunn-April          892
 37 You Can't Be True,Dear-Sportsmen-July                                                                       892
 38 Because-Perry Como & Russ Case Orchestra-May                      872
 39 It's Magic-Gordon Macrae & Carlyle Hall Orchestra-October                       872
 40 Too Fat Polka (I Don't Want Her,You Can Have Her)-Arthur Godfrey,Archie Bleyer Orchestra-January   870
 41 I'm Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover-Russ Morgan Orchestra,Milt Herth & Ames Brothers-March    850
 42 I?m Looking Over A Four Leaf Clover-Uptown String Band-February            850
 43 Sabre Dance-Woody Herman Orchestra-May                               846
 44 Manana (Is Soon Enough For Me)-Peggy Lee?-April                             846
 45 Beg Your Pardon-Francis Craig Orchestra & Bob Lamm-February           840
 46 Beg Your Pardon-Frankie Carle Orchestra & Marjorie Hughes (Frankie's daughter)-March  840
 47 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Andrews Sisters & Vic Schoen Orchestra-May          836
 48 Now Is The Hour-Charlie Spivak & Tommy Mercer-April                       836
 49 Serenade Of The Bells-Kay Kyser,Harry Babbitt & The Campus Kids-February    824
 50 Haunted Heart-Perry Como-May                                                                                808 
 51 Woody Woodpecker-Kay Kyser Orchestra & Gloria Wood-July               808
 52 Haunted Heart-Jo Stafford-May                                                                               808
 53 Beg Your Pardon-Larry Green Orchestra, Trio-March                778
 54 On A Slow Boat To China-Benny Goodman & Al Hendrickson-December                     778
 55 You Call Everybody Darlin?-Anne Vincent-September             762
 56 My Darling,My Darling-Jo Stafford & Gordon MacRae-January           726
 57 My Darling,My Darling-Doris Day & Buddy Clark-January             726
 58 St. Louis Blues March-Tex Beneke Orchestra-June                 712
 59 Sabre Dance Boogie-Barclay Allen &Freddy Martin Orchestra-May          706 
 60 I?ll Dance At Your Wedding-Ray Noble,Buddy Clark & Anita Gordon-February        688
 61 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Andrews Sisters & Billy Ternent Orchestra-September    688
 62 I'll Dance At Your Wedding-Peggy Lee & Dave Barbour Orchestra-February        688
 63 On A Slow Boat To China-Eddy Howard Orchestra-December               682
 64 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Sportsmen-July               682
 65 On A Slow Boat To China-Art Lund & Johnny Thompson Orchestra-December         668
 66 Baby Face-Art Mooney Orchestra & Chorus-May                  636
 67 The Whiffenpoof Song-Bing Crosby & Fred Waring Glee Club-January    634
 68 Cool Water-Vaughn Monroe Orchestra & The Sons Of The Pioneers-October                    630 
 69 You Can't Be True,Dear-Vera Lynn & Bob Farnon Orchestra-July                  620
 70 Underneath The Arches-Primo Scala Orchestra & Accordion & The Keynotes-September         612
 71 Underneath The Arches-Andrews Sisters & Billy Ternent Orchestra-September      612
 72 Woody Woodpecker-The Sportsmen & Mel Blanc-July                          610
 73 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Gordon Macrae & Starlighters-October                606
 74 William Tell Overture-Spike Jones & The City Slickers-July                          598
 75 Rambling Rose-Perry Como,Satisfiers & Russ Case Orchestra-September               594 
 76 You Call Everybody Darlin'-Jack Smith & Clark Sisters-September             594
 77 Baby Face-Sammy Kaye Orchestra & Kaydets-June                                      570
 78 Baby Face-Jack Smith & Clark Sisters-May                                                                    570
 79 Cuanto La Gusta-Carmen Miranda,Andrews Sisters & Vic Schoen Orchestra-December  564 
 80 The Dickey-bird Song-Freddy Martin Orchestra,Glenn Hughes & Martin Men-June         562
 81 Toolie Oolie Doolie (The Yodel Polka)-Vaughn Horton & His Polka Debs-June      558
 82 You Can't Be True, Dear-Marlin Sisters,Eddie Fisher, & Columbians-July      540
 83 Nature Boy-Frank Sinatra & Jeff Alexander Choir-June           526
 84 Pass That Peace Pipe-Margaret Whiting-February        494
 85 Pass That Peace Pipe-Beryl Davis-February                                                                   494
 86 Little White Lies-Dinah Shore-June                                                                          452
 87 Confess-Buddy Clark & Doris Day-July                                                                        416
 88 But Beautiful-Frank Sinatra-March                                                                           416
 89 Confess-Patti Page & George Barnes Trio-July                                                                416
 90 But Beautiful-Margaret Whiting-March                                                                        416
 91 Every Day I Love You (Just A Little Bit More)-Dick Haymes-November           410
 92 Nature Boy-Dick Haymes & Song Spinners-June          408
 93 Shine-Frankie Laine & Carl Fischer Orchestra-April                                                          406
 94 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Jerry Murad's Harmonicats-October    398
 95 Woody Woodpecker-Danny Kaye & The Andrews Sisters-July      396
 96 The Maharajah Of Magador-Vaughn Monroe Orchestra & Ziggy Talent-July        388
 97 Life Gits Tee-jus, Don't It?-Carson Robison & The Pleasant Valley Boys-December      378 
 98 You Came A Long Way (From St. Louis)-Ray Mckinley & Some Of The Boys-September  368
 99 Bluebird Of Happiness-Art Mooney Orchestra,Bud Brees & Gail Sisters-November  354 
100 I'm My Own Grandpaw-Guy Lombardo-March           354
101 Nature Boy-Sportsmen-June 200                                                                               350
102 Bluebird Of Happiness-Gordon MacRae & Jo Stafford-November   332
103 Laroo Laroo Lili Bolero-Peggy Lee & Dave Barbour Orchestra-April           326
104 That Certain Party-Benny Strong Orchestra-December                              322
105 Tell Me A Story-Sammy Kaye,Don Cornell & Kaydets-June             318
106 Hair Of Gold,Eyes Of Blue-Jack Emerson, Chet Howard Orchestra-October                 312
107 Pianissimo-Perry Como-March                                                                                 310
108 Pianissimo-Buddy Clark-March                                                                                310
109 Slap 'er Down, Agin,Paw-Arthur Godfrey,Too Fat Trio & Archie Bleyer Orchestra-March   308
110 Thoughtless-Vic Damone-April                                                                                300
111 Thoughtless-Doris Day-April                                                                                 300 
112 Thoughtless-Guy Lombardo & Royal Canadians-April                   300 
113 Matinee-Vaughn Monroe & Orchestra-May                300 
114 Matinee-Buddy Clark-May                                                                                     300
115 Just Because-Frankie Yankovic,Johnny Pecon & His Yanks-June              282
116 (The Treasure Of) Sierra Madre-Ray Noble & Buddy Clark-January               274 
117 (The Treasure Of) Sierra Madre-Dick Haymes-January                   274
118 Say Something Sweet To Your Sweetheart-Gordon MacRae & Jo Stafford-November    264
119 Down Among The Sheltering Palms-Sammy Kaye Orchestra,Don Cornell & Kaye Choir-December    242 
120 Every Day I Love You (Just A Little Bit More)-Vaughn Monroe & Orchestra-November  240
121 Every Day I Love You (Just A Little Bit More)-Jo Stafford-November     240
122 Put 'Em In A Box,Tie 'Em With A Ribbon (And Throw 'Em In The Deep Blue Sea)-King Cole Trio-July    222
123 Put 'Em In A Box,Tie 'Em With A Ribbon (And Throw 'Em In The Deep Blue Sea)-Doris Day-July              222 
124 Two Loves Have I (J'ai Deux Amours)-Ray Noble & Buddy Clark-January          198
125 You Can't Be True,Dear-Dick James-July                                                                      198
126 Two Loves Have I (J'ai Deux Amours)-Perry Como-January                   198
127 Two Loves Have I (J'ai Deux Amours)-Frankie Laine-January               198
128 Tea Leaves-Jack Smith & Clark Sisters-July                                                                  168
129 Tea Leaves-Emile Cote Serenaders-June                                                                       168 
130 A Fella With An Umbrella-Bing Crosby-June                                                                   160
131 Better Luck Next Time-Perry Como-July                                                                       148
132 Better Luck Next Time-Jo Stafford-July                                                                      148
133 Better Luck Next Time-Dinah Shore-July                                                                      148 
134 A Fella With An Umbrella-Frank Sinatra-June                                                                 160
135 The Whistler-Sam Donahue Orchestra, Shirley Lloyd-January                 148 
136 (I'm A-Comin' A-Courtin') Corabelle-Frankie Carle Orchestra-January                           138
137 (I'm A-Comin' A-Courtin') Corabelle-Eddy Howard & Orchestra-January       138
138 The Thousand Islands Song-Arthur Godfrey & Too Fat Trio-April                   132
139 Deck Of Cards-'T' Texas Tyler-May                                                                           116
140 Deck Of Cards-Tex Ritter-May                                                                                116
141 Heartbreaker-Andrews Sisters & Harmonica Gentlemen-June                        110
142 Your Red Wagon-Ray McKinley & Orchestra-January                                  110
143 In A Little Book Shop-Dinah Shore-May                                                                        98
144 Lillette-Vic Damone-October                                                                                  60 
145 Lillette-King Cole Trio-October                                                                              60
146 Bella Bella Marie-Larry Green & Orchestra-December                   50 
147 Bella Bella Marie-Andrews Sisters-December                                                                   50 
148 Turkish Delight-Arthur Godfrey-September                                                                     50
149 Gloria-Mills Brothers-December                                                                               46
150 Suspicion-Tex Williams & Western Caravan-June            46
151 It's Too Soon To Know-Orioles-October                                                                        44 
152 The Peanut Vendor-Stan Kenton & Orchestra-May               38
153 White Christmas-Bing Crosby-December                     (42)          30
154 Meadowlands (Russian Patrol)-Tex Beneke & Orchestra-August                          30 
155 I Still Get Jealous-Guy Lombardo & Royal Canadians-January                                30
156 It Only Happens When I Dance With You-Perry Como-August                          30 
157 I Still Get Jealous-Harry James & Orchestra-January         30
158 Mississippi Mud-Tommy Dorsey & Orchestra-August          26 
159 You Were Meant For Me-Charlie Spivak & Orchestra-May                    26 
160 Worry Worry Worry-Hal Derwin & Orchestra-April                           26
161 The Matador-Carmen Miranda & Andrews Sisters-October                       24
162 The Matador-Dinah Shore & The Brazilians-October                        24 
163 Ah But It Happens-Frankie Laine-October                                                                      24 
164 At The Flying "W'-Bing Crosby & Andrews Sisters-October                     24 
165 Fiddle Faddle-Boston "Pops" Orchestra-June                                                                   24 
166 Airzay-Ray McKinley & Orchestra-June                                                                         24
167 Gonna Get A Girl-Benny Goodman Sextet-January                   24 
168 I Can't Give You Anything But Love-Rose Murphy-January            24
169 Just For Now-Frank Sinatra-October                                                                           22 
170 Rendezvous With A Rose-Buddy Clark-October                               22 
171 Rendezvous With A Rose-Pied Pipers-October                     22 
172 All Dressed Up With A Broken Heart-Peggy Lee-March                     22 
173 Loaded Pistols,Loaded Dice-Phil Harris & Orchestra-January               22 
174 My Old Flame-Spike Jones & City Slickers-January            22
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