Top hit songs from music charts 1940 - index page

Top songs from music charts of 1930s to 1950 with downloadable PDF and RTF lyrics.

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Alice Blue Gown - Frankie Masters (#7)
All This and Heaven Too - Jimmy Dorsey (#9)
All the Things You Are - Tommy Dorsey (#1)
All the Things You Are - Artie Shaw (#8)
And So Do I - Jimmy Dorsey (#25)
Apple Blossoms and Chapel Bells - Orrin Tucker (#8)
At the Balalaika - Orrin Tucker (#3)
Blue Love Bird - Kay Kyser (#7)
Blueberry Hill - Glenn Miller (#1)
The Breeze and I - Jimmy Dorsey (#1)
The Call Of the Canyon - Glenn Miller (#10)
Careless - Glenn Miller (#1)
Crosstown - Glenn Miller (#9)
Darn That Dream - Benny Goodman (#1)
Devil May Care - Glenn Miller (#7)
Down the Road A Piece - Will Bradley (#10)
Faithful Forever - Glenn Miller (#4)
Ferry Boat Serenade - Andrews Sisters (#1)
Ferry Boat Serenade - Gray Gordon (#7)
Five O'Clock Whistle - Glenn Miller (#5)
Fools Rush In - Glenn Miller (#1)
Frenesi - Artie Shaw (#1)
Gaucho Serenade - Glenn Miller (#8)Dick Todd (#4)
Handful Of Stars - Glenn Miller (#10)
How High the Moon - Benny Goodman (#6)
I Can't Love You Any More (Any More Than I Do) - Benny Goodman (#5)
I'll Never Smile Again - Tommy Dorsey (#1)
I'm Nobody's Baby - Judy Garland (#3)
I'm Stepping Out With A Memory Tonight - Glenn Miller (#7)
I've Got My Eyes On You - Tommy Dorsey (#6)
Imagination - Tommy Dorsey (#1)Glenn Miller (#1)
In An Old Dutch Garden - Glenn Miller (#8)
In the Mood - Glenn Miller (#1)
Indian Summer - Tommy Dorsey (#1)
Indian Summer - Glenn Miller (#8)
It's A Blue World - Tony Martin (#2)
It's A Wonderful World - Charlie Barnet (#8)
Leanin' On the Old Top Rail - Bob Crosby (#7)
Let There Be Love - Sammy Kaye (#4)
Little Curly Hair In A Highchair - Fats Waller (#6)
The Little Red Fox - Kay Kyser (#4)
Looking For Yesterday - Woody Herman (#15)
Make Believe Island - Mitchell Ayres (#1)
Maybe - The Ink Spots (#2)
A Million Dreams Ago - Dick Jurgens (#12)
The Nearness Of You - Glenn Miller (#5)
A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square - Glenn Miller (#2)
A Nightingale Sang In Berkeley Square - Ray Noble (#10)
Now I Lay Me Down To Dream - Bob Chester (#11)
On the Isle Of May - Connee Boswell (#3)
Only Forever - Bing Crosby (#1)Tommy Dorsey (#7)
Our Love Affair - Glenn Miller (#8)
Playmates - Kay Kyser (#2)
Pompton Turnpike - Charlie Barnet (#3)
Say It - Glenn Miller (#2)
Shake Down the Stars - Glenn Miller (#4)
Sierra Sue - Bing Crosby (#1)
The Singing Hills - Bing Crosby (#3)
Six Lessons From Madame La Zonga - Jimmy Dorsey (#4)
South Of the Border - Ambrose (#8)
Starlit Hour - Glenn Miller (#10)
Stop! It's Wonderful - Orrin Tucker (#5)
That's For Me - Bing Crosby (#9)
There I Go - Vaughn Monroe (#1)Tommy Tucker (#10)
This Changing World - Glenn Miller (#8)
To You, Sweetheart, Aloha - Dick Todd (#10)
Trade Winds - Bing Crosby (#1)Tommy Dorsey (#10)
Two Dreams Met - Mitchell Ayres (#9)
We Three (My Echo, My Shadow, and Me) - Tommy Dorsey (#3)
When You Wish Upon A Star - Cliff Edwards (#10)Guy Lombardo (#5)
When You Wish Upon A Star - Glenn Miller (#1)
When the Swallows Come Back To Capistrano - The Ink Spots (#4)
When the Swallows Come Back To Capistrano - Glenn Miller (#2)
Where Was I? - Charlie Barnet (#1)
Whispering Grass - The Ink Spots (#10)
With the Wind and the Rain In Your Hair - Bob Crosby (#2)Kay Kyser (#4)
The Woodpecker Song - Glenn Miller (#1)
You, You Darlin' - Kay Kyser (#10)

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