Top Songs of 1945


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters Ac-Cent-Tchu-Ate the Positive
21
9461
Woody Herman Apple Honey
5
2716
Stan Kenton Artistry in Rhythm
19
8473
Sidney Bechet's Blue Note Jazz Men Blue Horizon
3
1494
Louis Jordan and His Tympany Five Caldonia (Boogie) (What Makes Your Big Head So Hard?)
10
5446
Spike Jones and His City Slickers Cocktails for Two
The Pied Pipers Dream
4
2593
Charles Brown with Johnny Moore's Three Blazers Driftin' Blues
Benny Goodman Ev'ry Time We Say Goodbye
6
3208
Dizzy Gillespie Groovin' High
11
5688
Arthur Smith Guitar Boogie
17
8167
Johnny Otis Harlem Nocturne
9
5385
Dizzy Gillespie Hot House
Frank Sinatra If I Loved You
Jan Clayton & John Raitt If I Loved You
Ella Fitzgerald & Delta Rhythm Boys It's Only a Paper Moon
2
1089
Charlie Parker Koko
12
6070
Charles Trenet La Folle complainte
1
567
Édith Piaf La Vie en rose
Woody Herman Laura
14
6637
Marlene Dietrich Lili Marlene
Dizzy Gillespie with Sarah Vaughan Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)
13
6573
Billie Holiday Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?)
Frank Sinatra Nancy (With the Laughing Face)
Jack Guthrie & His Oklahomans Oklahoma Hills
Tommy Dorsey On the Sunny Side of the Street
Woody Guthrie Pretty Boy Floyd
8
5044
Dizzy Gillespie Salt Peanuts
Charlie Barnet Skyliner
20
8613
Sister Rosetta Tharpe Strange Things Happening Every Day
Stan Kenton with June Christy Tampico
7
4734
Joe Liggins The Honeydripper
Vaughn Monroe There! I've Said It Again
15
7031
Lester Young These Foolish Things
16
7553
Perry Como Till the End of Time
18
8305
Lucky Millinder & His Orchestra (vocals Wynonie Harris) Who Threw the Whiskey in the Well
Mary Lou Williams Zodiac Suite