Top Songs of 1941


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
1131
Duke Ellington Take the "A" Train
2
1198
Billie Holiday God Bless the Child
3
3440
Ernest Tubb Walking the Floor Over You
4
3600
Big Bill Broonzy Key to the Highway
5
3822
The Andrews Sisters Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
6
4148
Charlie Christian Swing to Bop [Topsy]
7
4630
Billie Holiday Gloomy Sunday
8
4993
Big Maceo Worried Life Blues
9
5445
Benny Goodman feat. Charlie Christian Good Enough to Keep/Air Mail Special
10
5791
Bob Wills and His Texas Playboys Take Me Back to Tulsa
11
7214
The Sons of the Pioneers Cool Water
12
7470
Memphis Minnie Me and My Chaffeur Blues
13
7748
Glenn Miller A String of Pearls
14
8065
Glenn Miller Chattanooga Choo Choo
15
8212
King Cole Trio Sweet Lorraine
16
8879
Duke Ellington I Got It Bad and That Ain't Good
17
9053
Billie Holiday Solitude
18
9382
St. Louis Jimmy Oden Going Down Slow
19
9383
Robert Petway Catfish Blues
20
9474
Concha Piquer Tatuaje
21
9559
Woody Herman Blues in the Night (My Mama Done Tol' Me)

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Benny Goodman Sextet feat. Charlie Christian Breakfast Feud
Harry James & His Orchestra You Made Me Love You (I Didn't Want to Do It)
Woody Herman Blue Flame
Gene Krupa and His Orchestra feat. Roy Eldridge After You've Gone
Billie Holiday All of Me
Alvino Rey Orchestra Deep in the Heart of Texas
Benny Goodman and His Sextet / Charlie Christian Good Enough to Keep (Air Mail Special)
Artie Shaw Dancing in the Dark
Glenn Miller Song of the Volga Boatmen
Tommy Dorsey feat. Frank Sinatra Without a Song
Jimmy Dorsey Green Eyes (Aquellos Ojos Verdes)
Count Basie with Jimmy Rushing Goin' to Chicago Blues
Lil Green Why Don't You Do Right?