Top Hits of 1921

December 29, 2020 #2002

Of all the songs that were played in 1921, we've selected ones that were still heard decades later. Don't expect to hear "I found a rose in the devil's garden." It didn't make the cut!


Ain’t we got fun?
Peggy Lee
All by myself
Kay Starr
April showers
Al Jolson
By the waters of Minnetonka
Glenn Miller
Everybody step
Chick Webb
I’m just wild about Harry
Mitch Miller
Jazz me blues
Jimmy Dorsey
Kitten on the keys
Freddie Slack
Look for the silver lining
Claude Thornhill
Ma! He’s making eyes at me
Pearl Bailey
Second-hand Rose
Barbra Streisand
The sheik of Araby
Jack Teagarden
Three o’clock in the morning
Ted Lewis
Wabash blues
Wild Bill Davison
Wang wang blues
Henry Busse
Royal Garden blues
Tommy Dorsey
When Buddha smiles
Jan Savitt
Swingin’ down the lane
Frankie Carle