Top Songs of 1955



RankAll Time RankArtistSong
1 38 Little Richard
Tutti Frutti
2 98 Chuck Berry
Maybellene
3 129 Elvis Presley
Mystery Train
4 183 Bo Diddley
Bo Diddley
5 184 Johnny Cash
Folsom Prison Blues
6 199 The Teenagers feat. Frankie Lymon
Why Do Fools Fall in Love
7 388 Muddy Waters
Manish Boy
8 508 Bo Diddley
I'm a Man
9 632 Fats Domino
Ain't That a Shame
10 697 Lonnie Donegan
Rock Island Line
11 716 The Platters
The Great Pretender
12 910 The Platters
Only You (And You Alone)
13 997 "Tennessee" Ernie Ford
Sixteen Tons
14 1044 Julie London
Cry Me a River
15 1618 The Cadillacs
Speedoo
16 1943 The Modern Jazz Quartet
Django
17 2290 Count Basie
April in Paris
18 2831 Little Willie John
Need Your Love So Bad
19 3014 The El Dorados
At My Front Door
20 3205 Elvis Presley
Baby Let's Play House
21 3379 Etta James
The Wallflower (aka "Roll with Me Henry")
22 3501 Frank Sinatra
In the Wee Small Hours of the Morning
23 3930 Smiley Lewis
I Hear You Knocking
24 3937 The Nutmegs
Story Untold
25 4377 Bill Haley and His Comets
See You Later, Alligator
26 4473 The Robins
Smokey Joe's Cafe
27 4769 The Louvin Brothers
When I Stop Dreaming
28 4816 Mouloudji
Le Déserteur
29 5114 Little Willie John
All Around the World
30 5123 The Turbans
When You Dance
31 5249 Sonny Boy Williamson (II)
Don't Start Me Talkin'


Some songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 6000:
The Clovers
Blue Velvet
The Wrens
Come Back My Love
Frank Sinatra
I Get a Kick out of You
Frank Sinatra
When Your Lover Has Gone
Porter Wagoner
A Satisfied Mind
Johnny Cash
Cry Cry Cry
Chet Baker
Let's Get Lost
Lotte Lenya
Moritat
The Four Aces
Love Is a Many-Splendored Thing
Count Basie Orchestra with Joe Williams
Every Day (I Have the Blues)
Eddy Arnold & His Guitar
The Cattle Call
Clifton Chenier
Ay-Tete Fee
Big Joe Turner
Flip Flop and Fly
Elvis Presley
Milkcow Blues Boogie
Al Hibbler
Unchained Melody
Little Walter
My Babe
Pérez Prado
Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White
Louis Armstrong
Mack the Knife
The Cheers
Black Denim Trousers
Frank Sinatra
Love and Marriage
The Drifters
Adorable
Elvis Presley
I Forgot to Remember to Forget
Four Deuces
W-P-L-J
Meadowlarks
Heaven and Paradise
Gogi Grant
The Wayward Wind
Kay Starr
The Rock and Roll Waltz
Mitch Miller
The Yellow Rose of Texas
Young Jessie
Mary Lou
Bill Haley and His Comets
Rock-A-Beating Boogie
Bill Haley and His Comets
Burn That Candle
Al Hibbler
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