Top Songs of 1957


Rank All Time Rank Artist Song
1
61
The Crickets That'll Be the Day
2
95
Jerry Lee Lewis Whole Lotta Shakin' Goin' On
3
124
Jerry Lee Lewis Great Balls of Fire
4
151
Elvis Presley Jailhouse Rock
5
188
Buddy Holly Peggy Sue
6
268
Sam Cooke You Send Me
7
311
The Everly Brothers Bye Bye Love
8
475
The Everly Brothers Wake Up Little Susie
9
855
The Crickets Not Fade Away
10
940
Little Richard Lucille
11
990
Elvis Presley All Shook Up
12
1100
Danny and The Juniors At the Hop
13
1125
Chuck Berry Rock and Roll Music
14
1176
Muddy Waters Got My Mojo Working
15
1243
Patsy Cline Walkin' After Midnight
16
1300
Jackie Wilson Reet Petite (The Finest Girl You Ever Want to Meet)
17
1607
Dale Hawkins Susie-Q
18
1817
The Chantels Maybe
19
2338
Huey "Piano" Smith & The Clowns Rockin' Pneumonia & the Boogie Woogie Flu
20
2448
The Coasters Young Blood
21
2498
The Monotones Book of Love
22
2743
Sonny Rollins St. Thomas
23
2774
Paul Anka Diana
24
2784
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Summertime
25
2800
Slim Harpo I'm a King Bee
26
2825
Fats Domino I'm Walkin'
27
3011
The Crickets Oh, Boy!
28
3048
Richard Berry Louie Louie
29
3050
Miles Davis 'Round Midnight
30
3189
The Silhouettes Get a Job
31
3270
Bobby Bland Farther Up the Road
32
3358
Buddy Holly Everyday
33
3650
The Diamonds Little Darlin'
34
3721
The Coasters Searchin'
35
3856
Chuck Berry School Day
36
3971
Bo Diddley Hey! Bo Diddley
37
4014
The Diamonds The Stroll
38
4032
Nat King Cole Stardust
39
4144
Chuck Willis C.C. Rider
40
4235
Little Richard Keep a Knockin'
41
4443
Billy Riley Flying Saucer's Rock'n'Roll
42
4446
Sonny Rollins Blue Seven
43
4614
The "5" Royales Dedicated to the One I Love
44
4789
Billy Riley Red Hot
45
5004
The Crickets Maybe Baby
46
5279
Carl Perkins Matchbox
47
5298
Thelonious Monk Brilliant Corners
48
5497
Johnny Mathis Chances Are
49
5713
Nat King Cole When I Fall in Love
50
5772
Bill Justis Raunchy
51
6161
Bo Diddley Mona
52
6218
Wanda Jackson Fujiyama Mama
53
6270
Jacques Brel Quand on n'a que l'amour
54
6454
LaVern Baker Jim Dandy Got Married
55
7385
Larry Williams Bony Moronie
56
7397
Larry Williams Short Fat Fannie
57
7401
Bobby Day Little Bitty Pretty One
58
7465
Elvis Presley (Let Me Be Your) Teddy Bear
59
7528
Jimmy Reed Honest I Do
60
7538
Pat Boone Love Letters in the Sand
61
7772
Lloyd Price Just Because
62
7894
Frank Sinatra All the Way
63
8021
Eddie Cochran Twenty Flight Rock
64
8175
Eddie Cochran Sittin' in the Balcony
65
8199
Mose Allison Parchman Farm
66
8292
The "5" Royales Think
67
8656
Charles Mingus Haitian Fight Song
68
8796
Elvis Presley Don't
69
9094
The Bobbettes Mr. Lee
70
9302
Johnny Mathis It's Not for Me to Say
71
9707
The Mello-Kings Tonite Tonite
72
9908
Ricky Nelson Stood Up

Songs "bubbling under" the all-time top 10,000:
Guy Béart Bal chez temporel
Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps Lotta Lovin'
Connie Francis Who's Sorry Now
Slim Dusty A Pub with No Beer
The Rays Silhouettes
Andre Williams Jail Bait
Elvis Presley Too Much
Little Richard Jenny, Jenny
Ferlin Husky Gone
Henry "Red" Allen I Cover the Waterfront
Billy Vaughn Sail Along, Silvery Moon
The Ames Brothers Melodie d'Amour
Pat Boone April Love
Chris Barber's Jazz Band Petite fleur
Georges Brassens La marche nuptiale
Duke Ellington The Star-Crossed Lovers
The Soul Stirrers feat. Sam Cooke Were You There (When They Crucified My Lord)
Mose Allison Back Country Suite: Blues / Young Man Blues
The Dixie Hummingbirds Christian's Automobile
Sarah Vaughan Autumn in New York
Ella Fitzgerald & Louis Armstrong Stompin' at the Savoy
Thelonious Monk Bemsha Swing
Jimmy Giuffre The Train and the River
Miles Davis All of You
Harry Belafonte Island in the Sun
The Crickets I'm Lookin' for Someone to Love
Count Basie Shiny Stockings
Warren Smith Red Cadillac and a Black Moustache
Little Richard Send Me Some Lovin'
The Drifters Fools Fall in Love
Thurston Harris Little Bitty Pretty One
Buddy Holly Words of Love
Gene Vincent and His Blue Caps Dance to the Bop
The Del-Vikings Whispering Bells
Bobby Helms Jingle Bell Rock
The Five Satins To the Aisle
The Dubs Could This Be Magic
Johnnie and Joe Over the Mountain, Across the Sea
Perry Como Magic Moments
Bobby Helms My Special Angel
Chuck Willis Betty and Dupree
Muddy Waters Rock Me
Frank Sinatra From This Moment On
Frank Sinatra With Every Breath I Take