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    1940s Top Music  

    1940

    1. In the Mood (Glenn Miller)
    2. Frenesi (Artie Shaw)
    3. Only Forever (Bing Crosby)
    4. I'll Never Smile Again (Tommy Dorsey)
    5. When You Wish Upon a Star (Cliff Edwards (Ukulele Ike))

    1941

    1. Chattanooga Choo Choo (Glenn Miller)
    2. String of Pearls (Glenn Miller)
    3. Green Eyes (Jimmy Dorsey)
    4. Ampola (Jimmy Dorsey)
    5. God Bless the Child (Billie Holiday)

    1942

    1. White Christmas (Bing Crosby)
    2. Moonlight Cocktail (Glenn Miller)
    3. (I've Got a Gal In) Kalamazoo (Glenn Miller)
    4. Tangerine (Jimmy Dorsey)
    5. Jingle Jangle Jingle (Kay Kyser)

    1943

    1. Paper Doll (The Mills Brothers)
    2. Sunday, Monday or Always (Bing Crosby)
    3. Pistol Packin' Mama (Al Dexter & His Troopers)
    4. The Old Black Magic (Glenn Miller)
    5. I've Heard the Song Before (Harry James)

    1944

    1. Swinging on a Star (Bing Crosby)
    2. Don't Fence Me In (Bing Crosby & the Andrews Sisters)
    3. I'll Be Seeing You (Bing Crosby)
    4. I Love You (Bing Crosby)
    5. I'm Making Believe (Ella Fitzgerald & The Ink Spots)

    1945

    1. Sentimental Journey (Les Brown & Doris Day)
    2. Rum & Coca-Cola (The Andrews Sisters)
    3. Till the End of Time (Perry Como)
    4. On the Atcheson Topeka & the Santa Fe (John Mercer)
    5. My Dreams Are Getting Better All the Time (Les Brown & Doris Day)

    1946 

    1. Prisoner of Love (Perry Como)
    2. Five Minutes More (Frank Sinatra)
    3. Let it Snow! Let it Snow! Let it Snow! (Vaughn Monroe)
    4. (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons (Nat King Cole)
    5. To Each His Own (The Ink Spots)

    1947 

    1. Near You (Francis Craig)
    2. Zip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah (James Baskett)
    3. Ballerina (Vaughn Monroe)
    4. Headaches (Ted Weems)
    5. Chi-Baba, Chi-Baba (My Bambino Go to Sleep) (Perry Como)

    1948

    1. Twelfth Street Rag (Pee Wee Hunt)
    2. I'm Looking Over a Four Leaf Clover (Art Mooney)
    3. Nature Boy (Nat King Cole)
    4. Buttons & Bows (Dinah Shore)
    5. The Woody Woodpecker Song (Kay Kyser)

    1949

    1. Ghost Riders in the Sky (Vaughn Monroe)
    2. Mule Train (Frankie Laine)
    3. That Lucky Old Sun (Frankie Laine)
    4. I Can Dream, Can't I? (The Andrews Sisters)
    5. Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer (Gene Autry)