Top Songs of 1954


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
81
Bill Haley and His Comets (We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock
2
102
Elvis Presley That's All Right
3
313
Big Joe Turner Shake, Rattle and Roll
4
432
Muddy Waters Hoochie Coochie Man
5
467
Ray Charles I've Got a Woman
6
755
Chet Baker My Funny Valentine
7
831
The Penguins Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)
8
1191
The Chords Sh-Boom
9
2168
Nolan Strong & The Diablos The Wind
10
2208
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers A Night in Tunisia
11
2446
Hank Ballard and The Midnighters Work with Me Annie
12
2635
The Moonglows Sincerely
13
2664
The Robins Riot in Cell Block #9
14
2812
The Chordettes Mr Sandman
15
3098
Elvis Presley Blue Moon of Kentucky
16
3373
Howlin' Wolf Evil
17
3449
Elvis Presley Good Rockin' Tonight
18
3615
Lowell Fulson Reconsider Baby
19
3904
Johnny Ace Pledging My Love
20
4639
Erroll Garner Misty
21
4745
B.B. King Every Day I Have the Blues
22
4880
Frank Sinatra I Get a Kick out of You
23
5148
Clifford Brown/Max Roach Quintet Joy Spring
24
5428
Muddy Waters I Just Want to Make Love to You
25
5569
Georges Brassens Chanson pour l'Auvergnat
26
5852
The Spaniels Goodnite Sweetheart, Goodnite
27
6567
Muddy Waters I'm Ready
28
6677
Thelonious Monk Blue Monk
29
6761
Judy Garland The Man That Got Away
30
6834
LaVern Baker Tweedle Dee
31
7422
Mouloudji Un jour tu verras
32
7970
Archie Bleyer Hernando's Hideaway
33
8015
Lennie Tristano Digression
34
8287
Billie Holiday Love For Sale
35
8819
The Jewels Hearts of Stone
36
8862
Clifford Brown & Max Roach Daahoud
37
9095
Rosemary Clooney Hey There
38
9596
The Cadillacs Gloria

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Frank Sinatra My Funny Valentine
Rosemary Clooney This Ole House
Art Blakey Quintet Quicksilver
The Crew-Cuts Sh-Boom
Chuck Willis I Feel So Bad
Kitty Kallen Little Things Mean a Lot
McGuire Sisters Sincerely
Chet Baker I Fall in Love Too Easily
Chet Baker The Thrill Is Gone
Nat King Cole Smile
Tito Puente Ran-Kan-Kan
Horace Silver Opus de Funk
Perry Como Papa Loves Mambo
The Drifters White Christmas
The Drifters feat. Clyde McPhatter Honey Love
The Midnighters Sexy Ways
Hank Snow I Don't Hurt Anymore
King Pleasure Parker's Mood
Marilyn Monroe River of No Return
Medallions The Letter
Rosemary Clooney Mambo Italiano
Roy Hamilton Hurt
Marvin and Johnny Cherry Pie
The Soul Stirrers Any Day Now
Ray Charles Losing Hand
Ray Charles Sinnerís Prayer
Jimmy Reed You Don't Have to Go
Bill Haley and His Comets Shake, Rattle and Roll