Top Songs of 1953

RankAll Time RankArtistSong
1 546 Hank Williams
Your Cheatin' Heart
2 550 Willie Mae "Big Mama" Thornton
Hound Dog
3 875 Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters
Money Honey
4 1178 The Orioles
Crying in the Chapel
5 1413 Ruth Brown
Mama, He Treats Your Daughter Mean
6 1886 The Crows
7 2113 Professor Longhair and His Blues Scholars
8 2266 Guitar Slim
The Things That I Used to Do
9 3218 Little Junior's Blue Flames
Mystery Train
10 3416 LaVern Baker
Soul on Fire
11 3706 The Harptones
A Sunday Kind of Love
12 3966 Dean Martin
That's Amore
13 4300 Webb Pierce
There Stands the Glass
14 4537 The Prisonaires
Just Walkin' in the Rain
15 4976 Faye Adams
Shake a Hand
16 5089 Doris Day
Secret Love

Some songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 6000:
Big Joe Turner
Honey Hush
Les Paul & Mary Ford
Vaya Con Dios (May God Be with You)
Hank Williams
Ramblin' Man
Percy Faith & His Orchestra
The Song From Moulin Rouge (Where Is Your Heart)
B.B. King
Please Love Me
Frank Sinatra
I've Got the World on a String
Rufus Thomas
Bear Cat
The Treniers
Rockin' Is Our Business
Bill Haley and His Comets
Crazy Man Crazy
Nat King Cole
Eddie Fisher
I'm Walking Behind You
Frankie Laine
I Believe
Joni James
Have You Heard
Patti Page
The Doggie in the Window
Tony Bennett
Rags to Riches
Tony Bennett
Stranger in Paradise
Willie Mabon
I'm Mad
Amos Milburn
Let's Have a Party