Top Ten Songs by Traditional Pop Artists

Criteria: These songs are ranked based on their intitial and lasting popularity, as well as influence & impact on popular music.

Note: Artists are alphabetical by first name.
Top Ten Songs by Traditional Pop Artists


1. Swanee
2. Rock-A-Bye Your Baby With A Dixie Melody
3. Sonny Boy
4. You Made Me Love You, I Didn't Want To Do It
5. My Mammy
6. California, Here I Come!
7. Toot Toot Tootsie (Goo'Bye)
8. April Showers
9. Little Pal
10. When The Red, Red Robin Comes Bob-Bob-Bobbin' Along

1. Boogie Woogie Bugle Boy
2. Bei Mir Bist Du Schön
3. Don't Sit Under The Apple Tree
4. Rum And Coca-Cola
5. I Can Dream, Can't I
6. Don't Fence Me In (With Bing Crosby)
7. (I'll Be With You) In Apple Blossom Time
8. Shoo-Shoo Baby
9. Ferryboat Serenade
10. I Wanna Be Loved


1. The Way We Were
2. People
3. Woman In Love
4. Guilty
5. Evergreen
6. You Don't Bring Me Flowers
7. Happy Days Are Here Again
8. I Finally Found Someone
9. Second Hand Rose
10. Somewhere


1. White Christmas
2. Swinging On A Star
3. I'll Be Seeing You
4. Silent Night, Holy Night
5. Pennies From Heaven
6. Don't Fence Me In (With The Andrews Sisters)
7. Brother, Can You Spare A Dime
8. It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas
9. Alexander's Ragtime Band
10. True Love (With Grace Kelly)


1. That's Amore
2. Everybody Loves Somebody
3. Ain't That A Kick In The Head
4. Memories Are Made Of This
5. Return To Me
6. Sway
7. Volare
8. A Marshmallow World
9. Houston
10. On An Evening In Roma


1. Buttons And Bows
2. I'll Walk Alone
3. The Gypsy
4. Dear Hearts And Gentle People
5. You'd Be So Nice To Come Home To
6. Sweet Violets
7. Lavender Blue (Dilly Dilly)
8. Why Don't You Fall In Love With Me
9. Shoo-Fly Pie And Apple Pan Dowdy
10. I Wish I Didn't Love You So


1. Whatever Will Be, Will Be (Que Sera, Sera)
2. Sentimental Journey (With Les Brown)
3. Secret Love
4. Love Somebody
5. Again
6. A Guy Is A Guy
7. It's Magic
8. Everybody Loves A Lover
9. If I Give My Heart To You
10. Bewitched


1. Oh My Papa
2. I'm Walking Behind You
3. Wish You Were Here
4. Any Time
5. I Need You Now
6. I'm Yours
7. Dungaree Doll
8. Many Times
9. Even Now
10. Cindy, Oh Cindy


1. Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing
2. Three Coins In The Fountain
3. Sin
4. Tell Me Why
5. A Garden In The Rain
6. Melody Of Love
7. Heart And Soul
8. The Gang That Sang "Heart Of My Heart"
9. Perfidia
10. Heart


1. My Way
2. I've Got You Under My Skin
3. That's Life
4. One For My Baby
5. I'll Never Smile Again
6. All or Nothing At All
7. Strangers In the Night
8. Summer Wind
9. Fly Me To the Moon
10. Theme From New York, New York


1. That Lucky Old Sun
2. That's My Desire
3. Mule Train
4. I Believe
5. High Noon (Do Not Foresake Me)
6. Jezebel
7. The Cry Of The Wild Goose
8. Moonlight Gambler
9. Jealousy (Jalousie)
10. Rawhide


1. Singing The Blues
2. Heartaches By The Number
3. My Heart Cries For You
4. Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania
5. My Truly, Truly Fair
6. Sparrow In The Tree Top
7. The Roving Kind
8. Rock-A-Billy
9. Belle, Belle, My Liberty Belle
10. Knee Deep In The Blues


1. If I Didn't Care
2. The Gypsy
3. I Don't Want To Set The World On Fire
4. My Prayer
5. We Three (My Echo, My Shadow, And Me)
6. Don't Get Around Much Anymore
7. To Each His Own
8. I'll Get By (As Long As I Have You)
9. Maybe
10. Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall (With Ella Fitzgerald)


1. You Belong To Me
2. Make Love To Me
3. Shrimp Boats
4. Candy
5. Long Ago (And Far Away)
6. Jambalaya
7. Keep It A Secret
8. My Darling, My Darling (with Gordon McRae)
9. "A"-You're Adorable (with Gordon McRae)
10. Serenade Of The Bells


1. Cry
2. The Little White Cloud That Cried
3. Just Walking In The Rain
4. Walkin' My Baby Back Home
5. Please Mr. Sun
6. Such A Night
7. Here Am I - Broken Hearted
8. Yes Tonight, Josephine
9. You Don't Owe Me A Thing
10. Somebody Stole My Gal


1. Chances Are
2. Misty
3. The Twelfth Of Never
4. It's Not For Me To Say
5. Wonderful, Wonderful
6. It's Beginning To Look a Lot Like Christmas
7. Sleigh Ride
8. Winter Wonderland
9. A Certain Smile
10. Too Much, Too Little, Too Late (With Deniece Williams)


1. Wheel Of Fortune
2. Rock And Roll Waltz
3. Bonaparte's Retreat
4. Side By Side
5. If You Love Me (Really Love Me)
6. Hoop-De-Doo
7. Comes A-Long A-Love
8. My Heart Reminds Me
9. Half A Photograph
10. The Man Upstairs


1. You Always Hurt The One You Love
2. Paper Doll
3. Daddy's Little Girl
4. Glow Worm
5. Tiger Rag
6. Till Then
7. Nevertheless (I'm In Love With You)
8. Rockin' Chair
9. St. Louis Blues
10. Cab Driver


1. The Christmas Song
2. Unforgettable
3. Mona Lisa
4. Get Your Kicks On Route 66
5. Straighten Up And Fly Right
6. Too Young
7. Nature Boy
8. (I Love You) For Sentimental Reasons
9. Pretend
10. Ramblin' Rose


1. Love Letters In The Sand
2. April Love
3. Moody River
4. I Almost Lost My Mind
5. Don't Forbid Me
6. Friendly Persuasion (Thee I Love)
7. Why Baby Why
8. I'll Be Home
9. Ain't That A Shame
10. A Wonderful Time Up There


1. The Tennessee Waltz
2. The Doggie In The Window
3. Allegheny Moon
4. Mockingbird Hill
5. Old Cape Cod
6. I Went To Your Wedding
7. All My Love
8. Cross Over The Bridge
9. Changing Partners
10. Mama From The Train


1. Fever
2. Why Don't You Do Right (With Benny Goodman Orchestra)
3. Is That All There Is
4. Manana (Is Soon Enough For Me)
5. Lover
6. Waitin' For The Train To Come In
7. Golden Earrings
8. I'm A Woman
9. Mr. Wonderful
10. Riders In The Sky (A Cowboy Legend)


1. Home For The Holidays
2. Catch A Falling Star
3. Hot Diggity
4. It's Impossible
5. Round And Round
6. Don't Let The Stars Get In Your Eyes
7. Till The End Of Time
8. Prisoner Of Love
9. Some Enchanted Evening
10. Wanted


1. Come On-A My House
2. Hey There
3. Mambo Italiano
4. Tenderly
5. This Ole House
6. Botch-A-Me (Ba-Ba-Baciami Piccina)
7. Half As Much
8. Beautiful Brown Eyes
9. Mangos
10. Too Old To Cut The Mustard (with Marlene Dietrich)


1. Music! Music! Music!
2. Till I Waltz Again With You
3. Ricochet (Rick-O-Shay)
4. Jilted
5. A Sweet Old Fashioned Girl
6. A Tear Fell
7. Bo Weevil
8. The Hula Hoop Song
9. Pledging My Love
10. Bell Bottom Blues


1. It's Not Unusual
2. What's New Pussycat?
3. Green, Green, Grass Of Home
4. I'll Never Fall In Love Again
5. Delilah
6. She's A Lady
7. Without Love (There Is Nothing)
8. Love Me Tonight
9. Help Yourself
10. Daughter Of Darkness


1. I Left My Heart In San Francisco
2. Rags To Riches
3. Stranger In Paradise
4. I Wanna Be Around
5. The Good Life
6. Because Of You
7. The Shadow Of Your Smile
8. For Once In My Life
9. The Best Is Yet To Come
10. If I Ruled The World

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Last Updated: 2022-11-13