Top Songs of 1957


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
61
The Crickets That'll Be the Day
2
97
Jerry Lee Lewis Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
3
124
Jerry Lee Lewis Great Balls of Fire
4
149
Elvis Presley Jailhouse Rock
5
186
Buddy Holly Peggy Sue
6
273
Sam Cooke You Send Me
7
311
The Everly Brothers Bye Bye Love
8
478
The Everly Brothers Wake Up Little Susie
9
855
The Crickets Not Fade Away
10
942
Little Richard Lucille
11
988
Elvis Presley All Shook Up
12
1114
Danny and The Juniors At the Hop
13
1137
Chuck Berry Rock and Roll Music
14
1159
Muddy Waters Got My Mojo Working
15
1235
Patsy Cline Walkin' After Midnight
16
1320
Jackie Wilson Reet Petite (The Finest Girl You Ever Want to Meet)
17
1617
Dale Hawkins Susie-Q
18
1817
The Chantels Maybe
19
2320
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Summertime
20
2352
Huey "Piano" Smith & The Clowns Rockin' Pneumonia & the Boogie Woogie Flu
21
2451
The Coasters Young Blood
22
2511
The Monotones Book of Love
23
2730
Sonny Rollins St. Thomas
24
2765
Slim Harpo I'm a King Bee
25
2777
Paul Anka Diana
26
2847
Fats Domino I'm Walkin'
27
3025
The Crickets Oh, Boy!
28
3041
Miles Davis 'Round Midnight
29
3240
The Silhouettes Get a Job
30
3278
Bobby Bland Farther Up the Road
31
3287
Richard Berry Louie Louie
32
3388
Buddy Holly Everyday
33
3661
The Diamonds Little Darlin'
34
3719
The Coasters Searchin'
35
3898
Chuck Berry School Day
36
4018
Bo Diddley Hey! Bo Diddley
37
4044
The Diamonds The Stroll
38
4064
Nat King Cole Stardust
39
4166
Chuck Willis C.C. Rider
40
4267
Little Richard Keep a Knockin'
41
4433
Sonny Rollins Blue Seven
42
4482
Billy Riley Flying Saucer's Rock'n'Roll
43
4631
The "5" Royales Dedicated to the One I Love
44
4836
Billy Riley Red Hot
45
5054
The Crickets Maybe Baby
46
5277
Thelonious Monk Brilliant Corners
47
5333
Carl Perkins Matchbox
48
5531
Johnny Mathis Chances Are
49
5642
Martin Denny Quiet Village
50
5746
Nat King Cole When I Fall in Love
51
5817
Bill Justis Raunchy
52
6230
Bo Diddley Mona
53
6250
Wanda Jackson Fujiyama Mama
54
6291
Jacques Brel Quand on n'a que l'amour
55
6560
LaVern Baker Jim Dandy Got Married
56
7409
Bobby Day Little Bitty Pretty One
57
7428
Larry Williams Short Fat Fannie
58
7439
Larry Williams Bony Moronie
59
7537
Elvis Presley (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear
60
7557
Pat Boone Love Letters in the Sand
61
7641
Jimmy Reed Honest I Do
62
7903
Lloyd Price Just Because
63
7947
Frank Sinatra All the Way
64
8109
Eddie Cochran Twenty Flight Rock
65
8213
Mose Allison Parchman Farm
66
8290
Eddie Cochran Sittin' in the Balcony
67
8350
The "5" Royales Think
68
8698
Charles Mingus Haitian Fight Song
69
8846
Elvis Presley Don't
70
9160
The Bobbettes Mr. Lee
71
9398
Johnny Mathis It's Not for Me to Say
72
9813
The Mello-Kings Tonite Tonite

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Ricky Nelson Stood Up
Guy Béart Bal chez temporel
Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps Lotta Lovin'
Connie Francis Who's Sorry Now
Slim Dusty A Pub with No Beer
The Rays Silhouettes
Andre Williams Jail Bait
Elvis Presley Too Much
Little Richard Jenny, Jenny
Henry "Red" Allen I Cover the Waterfront
Billy Vaughn Sail Along, Silvery Moon
The Ames Brothers Melodie d'Amour
Pat Boone April Love
Chris Barber's Jazz Band Petite fleur
Ferlin Husky Gone
Georges Brassens La marche nuptiale
Duke Ellington The Star-Crossed Lovers
Mose Allison Back Country Suite: Blues / Young Man Blues
The Soul Stirrers feat. Sam Cooke Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord)
The Dixie Hummingbirds Christian's Automobile
Sarah Vaughan Autumn in New York
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Stompin' at the Savoy
Thelonious Monk Bemsha Swing
Jimmy Giuffre The Train and the River
Harry Belafonte Island in the Sun
Miles Davis All of You
Count Basie Shiny Stockings
Warren Smith Red Cadillac and a Black Moustache
The Crickets I'm Lookin' for Someone to Love
Little Richard Send Me Some Lovin'
The Drifters Fools Fall in Love
Thurston Harris Little Bitty Pretty One
Buddy Holly Words of Love
Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps Dance to the Bop
The Del-Vikings Whispering Bells
Bobby Helms Jingle Bell Rock
The Five Satins To the Aisle
Perry Como Magic Moments
The Dubs Could This Be Magic
Johnnie and Joe Over the Mountain, Across the Sea
Bobby Helms My Special Angel
Chuck Willis Betty and Dupree
Muddy Waters Rock Me
Frank Sinatra From This Moment On
Frank Sinatra With Every Breath I Take