Top Songs of 1942


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
867
Bing Crosby White Christmas
2
1398
Lionel Hampton Flying Home
3
1974
Lena Horne Stormy Weather
4
3970
Spike Jones Der Fuehrer's Face
5
3988
Dooley Wilson As Time Goes By
6
4082
Charles Trenet Que reste-t-il de nos amours?
7
4605
The Mills Brothers Paper Doll
8
4727
Judy Garland & Gene Kelly For Me and My Gal
9
6355
Lead Belly Rock Island Line (Railroad Song)
10
6536
Frank Sinatra Night and Day
11
6610
Gene Autry Deep in the Heart of Texas
12
8021
Xavier Cugat Brazil
13
8027
Lucienne Delyle Mon amant de Saint-Jean
14
8054
Harry James & His Orchestra Sleepy Lagoon

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Glenn Miller (I've Got a Gal in) Kalamazoo
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five What's the Use of Getting Sober (When You Gotta Get Drunk Again)?
David Rose Holiday for Strings
Harry James & His Orchestra with Helen Forrest Skylark
Harry James & His Orchestra with Helen Forrest I've Heard That Song Before
Fats Waller The Jitterbug Waltz
The Southern Sons Lift Every Voice and Sing
Duke Ellington The "C" Jam Blues
Roy Acuff and The Smoky Mountain Boys Wreck on the Highway
Glenn Miller Moonlight Cocktail
Jimmy Dorsey Tangerine