Top Hits of 1923

December 27, 2022#2105


It's surprising how many tunes from 100 years ago are still familiar to audiences.


Playlist

Angry
Tiny Hill
Bugle call rag
Horace Heidt
Charleston
Wilbur DeParis
Dizzy fingers
Benny Goodman
I cried for you
Billie Holiday
Linger awhile/Stumbling
Russ Morgan
Mexicali Rose
Bing Crosby
Nobody knows you when you’re down and out
Barbra Streisand
Sugar blues
Clyde McCoy
Swingin’ down the lane
Isham Jones
That old gang of mine
Ted Weems
Tin roof blues
Tommy Dorsey
When you and I were young, Maggie
Whiting/Wakely
Who’s sorry now?
Harry James
Yes, we have no bananas
Irving Kaufman
You’ve gotta see Mamma ev’ry night
Sophie Tucker
When it’s nighttime in Italy, it’s Wednesday over here
Billy Jones
  • Angry — Tiny Hill
  • Bugle call rag — Horace Heidt
  • Charleston — Wilbur DeParis
  • Dizzy fingers — Benny Goodman
  • I cried for you — Billie Holiday
  • Linger awhile/Stumbling — Russ Morgan
  • Mexicali Rose — Bing Crosby
  • Nobody knows you when you’re down and out — Barbra Streisand
  • Sugar blues — Clyde McCoy
  • Swingin’ down the lane — Isham Jones
  • That old gang of mine — Ted Weems
  • Tin roof blues — Tommy Dorsey
  • When you and I were young, Maggie — Whiting/Wakely
  • Who’s sorry now? — Harry James
  • Yes, we have no bananas — Irving Kaufman
  • You’ve gotta see Mamma ev’ry night — Sophie Tucker
  • When it’s nighttime in Italy, it’s Wednesday over here — Billy Jones