Top Songs of 1941


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
1206
Billie Holiday God Bless the Child
2
1247
Duke Ellington Take the "A" Train
3
3502
Ernest Tubb Walking the Floor Over You
4
3580
Big Bill Broonzy Key to the Highway
5
3884
The Andrews Sisters Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
6
4195
Charlie Christian Swing to Bop [Topsy]
7
4659
Billie Holiday Gloomy Sunday
8
5000
Big Maceo Worried Life Blues
9
5526
Benny Goodman feat. Charlie Christian Good Enough to Keep/Air Mail Special
10
5875
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys Take Me Back to Tulsa
11
7357
The Sons of the Pioneers Cool Water
12
7448
Memphis Minnie Me and My Chaffeur Blues
13
7895
Glenn Miller A String of Pearls
14
8192
Glenn Miller Chattanooga Choo Choo
15
8314
King Cole Trio Sweet Lorraine
16
8948
Duke Ellington I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good
17
9154
Billie Holiday Solitude
18
9389
St. Louis Jimmy Oden Going Down Slow
19
9390
Robert Petway Catfish Blues
20
9554
Concha Piquer Tatuaje
21
9641
Woody Herman Blues in the Night (My Mama Done Tol' Me)

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Benny Goodman Sextet feat. Charlie Christian Breakfast Feud
Harry James & His Orchestra You Made Me Love You (I Didn't Want to Do It)
Woody Herman Blue Flame
Gene Krupa and His Orchestra feat. Roy Eldridge After You've Gone
Billie Holiday All of Me
Alvino Rey Orchestra Deep in the Heart of Texas
Artie Shaw Dancing in the Dark
Glenn Miller Song of the Volga Boatmen
Jimmy Dorsey Green Eyes (Aquellos Ojos Verdes)
Tommy Dorsey feat. Frank Sinatra Without a Song
Count Basie with Jimmy Rushing Goin' to Chicago Blues
Lil Green Why Don't You Do Right?