Top Songs of 1945


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song Genres
Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive Standards
20
7329
Woody Herman Apple Honey Big Band
5
1881
Stan Kenton Artistry in Rhythm Big Band
18
6686
Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazz Men Blue Horizon Dixieland
3
893
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five Caldonia (Boogie) (What Makes Your Big Head So Hard?) Jump-Blues
7
3531
Spike Jones and His City Slickers Cocktails for Two Musical Comedy, Novelty
22
8703
The Pied Pipers Dream Vocal Group
4
1842
Charles Brown with Johnny Moore's Three Blazers Driftin' Blues Piano Blues
Benny Goodman Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye Big Band, Vocal Jazz
6
2480
Dizzy Gillespie Groovin' High Bebop
13
5907
Arthur Smith Guitar Boogie Boogie Woogie, Country Boogie
17
6420
Johnny Otis Harlem Nocturne Swing
10
4066
Dizzy Gillespie Hot House Bebop
Jan Clayton & John Raitt If I Loved You Show Tunes
Frank Sinatra If I Loved You Standards, Vocal Jazz
Ella Fitzgerald & Delta Rhythm Boys It's Only a Paper Moon Standards, Vocal Jazz
2
604
Charlie Parker Koko Bebop
1
305
Édith Piaf La Vie en rose Chanson
21
8671
Woody Herman Laura Big Band
16
6127
Marlene Dietrich Lili Marlene Chanson réaliste, Schlager
Dizzy Gillespie with Sarah Vaughan Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be) Bebop, Vocal Jazz
11
4860
Billie Holiday Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?) Vocal Jazz
Frank Sinatra Nancy (With the Laughing Face) Vocal Jazz
25
9017
Jack Guthrie & His Oklahomans Oklahoma Hills Cowboy
Tommy Dorsey On the Sunny Side of the Street Big Band, Vocal Jazz
Woody Guthrie Pretty Boy Floyd Contemporary Folk
8
3580
Dizzy Gillespie Salt Peanuts Bebop
Charlie Barnet Skyliner Big Band, Swing
14
5974
Sister Rosetta Tharpe Strange Things Happening Every Day Traditional Black Gospel
Stan Kenton with June Christy Tampico Vocal Jazz
15
6012
Eddy Arnold & His Guitar The Cattle Call Country Yodeling
9
3969
Joe Liggins The Honeydripper Jump-Blues
24
8955
Vaughn Monroe There! I've Said It Again Standards
19
6767
Lester Young These Foolish Things Bebop, Swing
12
5266
Perry Como Till the End of Time Traditional Pop
23
8785
Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra (vocals Wynonie Harris) Who Threw the Whiskey in the Well Jump-Blues, Swing
Mary Lou Williams Zodiac Suite Bebop