Top Hits of 1922, Part 1

January 11, 2022#2055


They actually did keep track of songs in those days, which means that we are able to identify the most popular songs from 100 years ago.


Playlist

Baby, won’t you please come home?
Brewer/Basie
Blue (and broken-hearted)
Bill Davison
Carolina in the morning
Woody Herman
Carolina in the morning
Perez Prado
Chicago
Bennett/Basie
China boy
Dukes of Dixieland
Do it again
Marilyn Monroe
Goin’ home
Tommy Dorsey
Hot lips
Henry Busse
I wish I could shimmy like my sister Kate
Earl Hines
I’ll build a stairway to paradise
Liza Minelli
Limehouse blues
Julie Andrews
Mr. Gallagher and Mr. Shean
Crosby/Mercer
My buddy
Sammy Kaye
My honey’s lovin’ arms
Crosby/Mills Brothers
On the Alamo
Fountain/Welk
Parade of the wooden soldiers
Larry Clinton
  • Baby, won’t you please come home? — Brewer/Basie
  • Blue (and broken-hearted) — Bill Davison
  • Carolina in the morning — Woody Herman
  • Carolina in the morning — Perez Prado
  • Chicago — Bennett/Basie
  • China boy — Dukes of Dixieland
  • Do it again — Marilyn Monroe
  • Goin’ home — Tommy Dorsey
  • Hot lips — Henry Busse
  • I wish I could shimmy like my sister Kate — Earl Hines
  • I’ll build a stairway to paradise — Liza Minelli
  • Limehouse blues — Julie Andrews
  • Mr. Gallagher and Mr. Shean — Crosby/Mercer
  • My buddy — Sammy Kaye
  • My honey’s lovin’ arms — Crosby/Mills Brothers
  • On the Alamo — Fountain/Welk
  • Parade of the wooden soldiers — Larry Clinton