Top Songs of 1954


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song Genres
1
60
Bill Haley and His Comets (We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock Rock & Roll
2
98
Elvis Presley That's All Right Rockabilly
3
296
Big Joe Turner Shake, Rattle and Roll Jump-Blues, Rhythm & Blues, Rock & Roll
4
297
Muddy Waters Hoochie Coochie Man Chicago Blues
5
435
Ray Charles I've Got a Woman Rhythm & Blues
6
596
The Penguins Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine) Doo-Wop
7
602
Chet Baker My Funny Valentine Vocal Jazz
8
1021
The Chords Sh-Boom Doo-Wop
9
1760
The Chordettes Mr Sandman Girl Group, Traditional Pop, Vocal Group
10
1829
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers A Night in Tunisia Hard Bop
11
1944
The Moonglows Sincerely Doo-Wop
12
2035
Nolan Strong & The Diablos The Wind Doo-Wop
13
2049
Hank Ballard and The Midnighters Work with Me Annie Doo-Wop, Rhythm & Blues
14
2414
Elvis Presley Blue Moon of Kentucky Rockabilly
15
2491
Howlin' Wolf Evil Chicago Blues
16
2537
The Robins Riot in Cell Block #9 Rhythm & Blues
17
2580
Lowell Fulson Reconsider Baby Electric Blues
18
2976
Johnny Ace Pledging My Love Rhythm & Blues, Traditional Pop, Vocal Jazz
19
3070
B.B. King Every Day I Have the Blues Electric Blues
20
3197
Erroll Garner Misty Bebop, Stride
21
3317
Elvis Presley Good Rockin' Tonight Rockabilly
22
3853
Clifford Brown/Max Roach Quintet Joy Spring Hard Bop
23
4028
Frank Sinatra I Get a Kick out of You Standards, Vocal Jazz
24
4242
Judy Garland The Man That Got Away Film Soundtrack, Traditional Pop
25
4602
Muddy Waters I Just Want to Make Love to You Chicago Blues
26
5018
The Spaniels Goodnite Sweetheart, Goodnite Doo-Wop
27
5656
Thelonious Monk Blue Monk Hard Bop
28
5677
LaVern Baker Tweedle Dee Rhythm & Blues
29
5723
Muddy Waters I'm Ready Chicago Blues
30
6355
Georges Brassens Chanson pour l'Auvergnat Chanson ŗ texte
31
6433
Rosemary Clooney Hey There Easy Listening, Traditional Pop
32
6434
Archie Bleyer Hernando's Hideaway Novelty, Traditional Pop
33
7145
Clifford Brown & Max Roach Daahoud Hard Bop
34
7360
Mouloudji Un jour tu verras Chanson
35
7573
Lennie Tristano Digression Cool Jazz
36
7848
The Jewels Hearts of Stone Doo-Wop
37
8122
Billie Holiday Love For Sale Vocal Jazz
38
8710
The Cadillacs Gloria Doo-Wop
39
9990
Rosemary Clooney This Ole House Traditional Pop

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Hank Snow I Don't Hurt Anymore Traditional Country
Kitty Kallen Little Things Mean a Lot Traditional Pop
McGuire Sisters Sincerely Traditional Pop, Vocal Group
The Crew-Cuts Sh-Boom Doo-Wop
Art Blakey Quintet Quicksilver Hard Bop
Tito Puente Ran-Kan-Kan Mambo
Chuck Willis I Feel So Bad Rhythm & Blues
Frank Sinatra My Funny Valentine Standards, Vocal Jazz
The Drifters White Christmas Christmas Music, Doo-Wop
Chet Baker I Fall in Love Too Easily Cool Jazz, Standards, Vocal Jazz
Chet Baker The Thrill Is Gone Cool Jazz, Standards, Vocal Jazz
Nat King Cole Smile Standards
King Pleasure Parker's Mood Vocal Jazz
Horace Silver Opus de Funk Bebop
The Drifters feat. Clyde McPhatter Honey Love Doo-Wop, Rhythm & Blues
Perry Como Papa Loves Mambo Latin Pop, Lounge
Rosemary Clooney Mambo Italiano Mambo, Traditional Pop
Marilyn Monroe River of No Return Film Soundtrack, Traditional Pop
Roy Hamilton Hurt Soul, Traditional Pop
Medallions The Letter Doo-Wop
The Midnighters Sexy Ways Rhythm & Blues
Jimmy Reed You Don't Have to Go Chicago Blues
Marvin and Johnny Cherry Pie Doo-Wop, Rhythm & Blues
The Soul Stirrers Any Day Now Traditional Black Gospel
Bill Haley and His Comets Shake, Rattle and Roll Rock & Roll
Ray Charles Losing Hand Piano Blues, Rhythm & Blues
Ray Charles Sinnerís Prayer Piano Blues, Rhythm & Blues