Top Songs of 1942


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
865
Bing Crosby White Christmas
2
1382
Lionel Hampton Flying Home
3
1955
Lena Horne Stormy Weather
4
3910
Spike Jones Der Fuehrer's Face
5
3948
Dooley Wilson As Time Goes By
6
4058
Charles Trenet Que reste-t-il de nos amours?
7
4551
The Mills Brothers Paper Doll
8
4659
Judy Garland & Gene Kelly For Me and My Gal
9
6251
Lead Belly Rock Island Line (Railroad Song)
10
6458
Gene Autry Deep in the Heart of Texas
11
6471
Frank Sinatra Night and Day
12
7909
Xavier Cugat Brazil
13
7984
Harry James & His Orchestra Sleepy Lagoon
14
8032
Lucienne Delyle Mon amant de Saint-Jean

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Glenn Miller (I've Got a Gal in) Kalamazoo
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five What's the Use of Getting Sober (When You Gotta Get Drunk Again)?
David Rose Holiday for Strings
Harry James & His Orchestra with Helen Forrest Skylark
Harry James & His Orchestra with Helen Forrest I've Heard That Song Before
Fats Waller The Jitterbug Waltz
Duke Ellington The "C" Jam Blues
The Southern Sons Lift Every Voice and Sing
Roy Acuff and The Smoky Mountain Boys Wreck on the Highway
Glenn Miller Moonlight Cocktail
Jimmy Dorsey Tangerine