Top Songs of 1938

RankAll Time RankArtistSong
1 1286 Artie Shaw & His Orchestra
Begin the Beguine
2 1557 Roy Acuff and The Smoky Mountain Boys
Wabash Cannonball
3 2145 Kate Smith
God Bless America
4 3043 Chick Webb & His Orchestra with Ella Fitzgerald
A-Tisket, A-Tasket
5 3098 Louis Armstrong
When the Saints Go Marching In
6 4038 Benny Goodman
Don't Be That Way
7 4040 Walter Huston
September Song
8 4644 Bob Hope/Shirley Ross
Thanks for the Memory
9 5640 Count Basie
Jumpin' at the Woodside

Some songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 6000:
Mary Martin
My Heart Belongs to Daddy
Fats Waller
Two Sleepy People
Artie Shaw & His Orchestra
They Say
Horace Heidt and His Brigadiers
Larry Clinton & His Orchestra
My Reverie