Top Songs of 1944


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
2197
Les Brown & His Orchestra Sentimental Journey
2
3727
Nat King Cole Straighten Up and Fly Right
3
5040
Bing Crosby Swinging on a Star
4
5737
Bing Crosby I'll Be Seeing You
5
5788
Tommy Dorsey Opus No. 1
6
6069
Betty Hutton It Had to Be You
7
6478
Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters Don't Fence Me In
8
6794
Coleman Hawkins The Man I Love
9
7996
Kansas City Six [Lester Young] The Prez Got Rhythm/I Got Rhythm
10
8295
The Ink Spots and Ella Fitzgerald Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall
11
8844
Johnny Mercer Ac-cent-tchu-ate the Positive
12
9002
Judy Garland The Trolley Song
13
9217
The King Cole Trio Embraceable You

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
The Andrews Sisters Rum and Coca-Cola
The Mills Brothers You Always Hurt the One You Love
The Ink Spots and Ella Fitzgerald I'm Making Believe
Duke Ellington Main Stem
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five G.I. Jive
Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters Pistol Packin' Mama
Nat King Cole It's Only a Paper Moon
Coleman Hawkins Yesterdays
Cecil Gant I Wonder
Josh White House of the Rising Sun
Lead Belly In New Orleans
Lead Belly (Black Gal) Where Did You Sleep Last Night?