Top Songs of 1949

RankAll Time RankArtistSong
1 176 Hank Williams
I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry
2 1066 Hank Williams
Lovesick Blues
3 1506 Lester Flatt and Earl Scruggs
Foggy Mountain Breakdown
4 2211 Yves Montand
Les Feuilles mortes
5 2216 Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five
Saturday Night Fish Fry
6 2291 Hank Williams
Lost Highway
7 2806 Gene Autry
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
8 3276 Vaughn Monroe
(Ghost) Riders in the Sky (A Cowboy Legend)
9 3680 Stick McGhee
Drinking Wine Spo-Dee O-Dee
10 4235 Anton Karas
Harry Lime Theme
11 5555 Lightnin' Hopkins
Baby Please Don't Go

Some songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 6000:
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Jordan
Baby, It's Cold Outside
Ivory Joe Hunter
I Almost Lost My Mind
Ezio Pinza
Some Enchanted Evening
Woody Herman & His Orchestra
Early Autumn
The Delmore Brothers
Blues Stay Away from Me
Wynonie Harris
All She Wants to Do Is Rock
Frankie Laine
Mule Train
Frankie Laine
That Lucky Old Sun
The Mills Brothers
Someday (You'll Want Me to Want You)
Russ Morgan & His Orchestra
Cruising Down the River
Vic Damone
You're Breaking My Heart
Dinah Washington
Baby Get Lost
Jo Stafford&Gordon MacRae
"A" You're Adorable