Top Songs of 1929


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
1405
Fats Waller Ain't Misbehavin'
2
1583
Charley Patton Pony Blues
3
1742
The Carter Family Wildwood Flower
4
3729
Meade Lux Lewis Honky Tonk Train Blues
5
3924
Louis Armstrong St. Louis Blues
6
4230
Eddie Cantor Makin' Whoopee
7
4613
Fats Waller Handful of Keys
8
5281
Louis Armstrong (What Did I Do to Be So) Black and Blue
9
5489
Louis Armstrong Ain't Misbehavin'
10
5572
Bessie Smith Nobody Knows When You're Down and Out
11
5983
Blind Alfred Reed How Can a Poor Man Stand Such Times and Live
12
6264
Memphis Jug Band Stealin' Stealin'
13
6734
Clarence "Tom" Ashley The Coo Coo Bird
14
7387
Louis Armstrong Tight Like This
15
7424
Mississippi John Hurt Candy Man Blues
16
7777
Louis Armstrong I Can't Give You Anything But Love
17
8354
Jelly Roll Morton Kansas City Stomps
18
8369
Ruth Etting Love Me or Leave Me
19
8393
Louisiana Rhythm Kings Basin Street Blues
20
8539
Earl Hines Monday Date
21
9443
Ethel Waters Am I Blue?

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Gid Tanner & His Skillet Lickers Soldier's Joy
Trovadores Regionales Gregorio Cortez
Jimmie Rodgers Waiting for a Train
Victor Symphony Orchestra with George Gershwin An American in Paris
Louis Armstrong with Jack Teagarden Knockin' a Jug
Louis Armstrong Basin Street Blues
The Carter Family I'm Thinking To-Night of My Blue Eyes
Louis Armstrong Muggles
Rudy Vallee and His Connecticut Yankees Deep Night
Charley Patton A Spoonful Blues
Hambone Willie Newbern Roll and Tumble Blues