Top Songs of 1948


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
625
John Lee Hooker Boogie Chillen'
2
655
Thelonious Monk 'Round Midnight
3
2090
Wynonie Harris Good Rockin' Tonight
4
2157
The Orioles It's Too Soon to Know
5
3181
Muddy Waters I Can't Be Satisfied
6
3230
Charlie Parker Parker's Mood
7
3675
Amos Milburn Chicken-Shack Boogie
8
4280
Woody Herman Four Brothers
9
6965
Eddy Arnold & His Tennessee Plowboys Bouquet of Roses
10
7275
Charlie Parker Embraceable You
11
8884
Dexter Gordon and Wardell Gray The Chase
12
9694
Ella Fitzgerald How High the Moon

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Thelonious Monk Off Minor
Hank Williams I Saw the Light
Spike Jones and His City Slickers All I Want for Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth)
Thelonious Monk Thelonious
Doris Day It's Magic
Peggy Lee Maņana (Is Soon Enough for Me)
Art Mooney & His Orchestra I'm Looking Over a Four-Leaf Clover
Doris Day and Buddy Clark Love Somebody
Margaret Whiting A Tree in the Meadow
Woody Herman Sabre Dance
Pee Wee Hunt & His Orchestra Twelfth Street Rag
Russ Morgan & His Orchestra So Tired
Frank Yankovic Orchestra Just Because Polka
Bill Monroe & His Blue Grass Boys It's Mighty Dark to Travel
Yves Montand A Paris
Les Brown & His Orchestra I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
Iry LeJeune Love Bridge Waltz
Thelonious Monk Well You Needn’t
Duke Ellington The Clothed Woman
Thelonious Monk Ruby My Dear
Celina y Reutilio Santa Barbara
Sister Rosetta Tharpe & Marie Knight Up Above My Head, I Hear Music in the Air
T-Bone Walker West Side Baby
Evelyn Knight A Little Bird Told Me
Charlie Parker Scrapple from the Apple
Dinah Shore Buttons and Bows
Thelonious Monk Epistrophy
Lonnie Johnson Tomorrow Night
Lowell Fulson Three O'Clock Blues