Top Songs of 1954


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
83
Bill Haley and His Comets (We're Gonna) Rock Around the Clock
2
102
Elvis Presley That's All Right
3
319
Big Joe Turner Shake, Rattle and Roll
4
434
Muddy Waters Hoochie Coochie Man
5
466
Ray Charles I've Got a Woman
6
771
Chet Baker My Funny Valentine
7
828
The Penguins Earth Angel (Will You Be Mine)
8
1189
The Chords Sh-Boom
9
2172
Nolan Strong & The Diablos The Wind
10
2218
Art Blakey & The Jazz Messengers A Night in Tunisia
11
2443
Hank Ballard and The Midnighters Work with Me Annie
12
2618
The Moonglows Sincerely
13
2679
The Robins Riot in Cell Block #9
14
2778
The Chordettes Mr Sandman
15
3079
Elvis Presley Blue Moon of Kentucky
16
3346
Howlin' Wolf Evil
17
3438
Elvis Presley Good Rockin' Tonight
18
3657
Lowell Fulson Reconsider Baby
19
3904
Johnny Ace Pledging My Love
20
4597
Erroll Garner Misty
21
4691
B.B. King Every Day I Have the Blues
22
4839
Frank Sinatra I Get a Kick out of You
23
5123
Clifford Brown/Max Roach Quintet Joy Spring
24
5390
Muddy Waters I Just Want to Make Love to You
25
5581
Georges Brassens Chanson pour l'Auvergnat
26
5814
The Spaniels Goodnite Sweetheart, Goodnite
27
6485
Muddy Waters I'm Ready
28
6620
Thelonious Monk Blue Monk
29
6752
Judy Garland The Man That Got Away
30
6798
LaVern Baker Tweedle Dee
31
7478
Mouloudji Un jour tu verras
32
7955
Lennie Tristano Digression
33
7956
Archie Bleyer Hernando's Hideaway
34
8326
Billie Holiday Love For Sale
35
8764
The Jewels Hearts of Stone
36
9004
Rosemary Clooney Hey There
37
9550
The Cadillacs Gloria

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