Top Cool Jazz Songs


Rank All Time Artist Song Subgenre(s) Other Genre(s) Year
1
515
Miles Davis So What Modal Jazz 1959
2
695
Dave Brubeck Quartet Take Five 1959
3
1263
The Modern Jazz Quartet Django 1955
4
2391
Bill Evans Waltz for Debby 1956
5
2433
Miles Davis 'Round Midnight 1957
6
2761
Gerry Mulligan Bernie's Tune 1952
7
3076
Charles Mingus Goodbye Pork Pie Hat 1959
8
3975
Miles Davis Boplicity 1949
9
4012
Lennie Tristano Requiem Bebop 1956
10
4243
Miles Davis All Blues 1959
11
4264
Ahmad Jamal Poinciana 1958
12
4690
Dave Brubeck Quartet Blue Rondo la Turk 1959
13
6860
Lee Konitz & Lennie Tristano Subconscious-Lee 1949
14
6926
Miles Davis Flamenco Sketches Modal Jazz 1959
15
7104
Miles Davis Israel 1949
16
7359
The Modern Jazz Quartet Concorde 1955
17
7514
Gerry Mulligan Line for Lyons 1952
18
7524
Lennie Tristano Line Up Bebop 1956
19
7573
Lennie Tristano Digression 1954
20
7588
Vince Guaraldi Linus and Lucy Television Music 1964
21
7589
Shelly Manne Abstract No 1 Avant-Garde Jazz 1955
22
7601
Stan Getz and João Gilberto [feat. Antonio Carlos Jobim] Corcovado Samba-Jazz 1964
23
7979
Lennie Tristano Turkish Mambo Bebop 1956
24
8033
Miles Davis Jeru 1949
25
8034
Gerry Mulligan Quartet feat. Chet Baker My Funny Valentine Bebop 1953
26
8620
Charlie Parker Just Friends 1950
27
9940
Lennie Tristano C Minor Complex 1962

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10000:
Gerry Mulligan with Chet Baker Walking Shoes Bebop 1953
Rahsaan Roland Kirk You Did It, You Did It Post-Bop 1962
Stan Getz Stella by Starlight Bebop 1952
Miles Davis Freddie Freeloader Modal Jazz 1959
Charlie Parker Cool Blues 1949
Miles Davis Blue in Green Modal Jazz 1959
Dave Brubeck & Paul Desmond You Go to My Head 1953
Lee Konitz Ezz-Thetic 1951
Chet Baker I Fall in Love Too Easily Standards, Vocal Jazz 1954
Chet Baker The Thrill Is Gone Standards, Vocal Jazz 1954
Art Pepper Patricia Bebop 1956
Bill Evans Solo-in Memory of his Father 1966
Jimmy Giuffre The Train and the River 1957
Bill Evans My Foolish Heart 1962
Charlie Parker Bird of Paradise 1950
Oscar Peterson Blues Etude 1966
Clifford Brown Yesterdays 1955
Miles Davis On Green Dolphin Street Modal Jazz 1958
Bill Evans Blue in Green 1960
Bill Evans Alice in Wonderland 1961
Vince Guaraldi Trio Cast Your Fate to the Wind 1962