Most covered song

Title Written by First release by Covers
1 Summertime George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Abbie Mitchell 1508
2 Stille Nacht! Heilige Nacht! Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber 1470
3 Silent Night! Holy Night! John Freeman Young 926
4 Minuit, chrétiens Placide Cappeau, Adolphe Charles Adam Emily Laurey 867
5 A New Northern Dittye of the Lady Greene Sleeves [Traditional] 831
6 White Christmas Irving Berlin Bing Crosby & Martha Mears 775
7 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin Judy Garland 753
8 The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas to You) Mel Tormé, Robert Wells The King Cole Trio 690
9 Body and Soul Johnny Green, Robert Sour, Edward Heyman, Frank Eyton Ambrose and His Orchestra 634
10 O, Holy Night John Sullivan Dwight 610
11 Adeste fideles John Francis Wade 608
12 Over the Rainbow Harold Arlen, E.Y. Harburg Judy Garland 607
13 Jingle Bells James Pierpont Edison Male Quartette 573
14 The First Nowell the Angel Did Say [Traditional] Tally-Ho! 571
15 Winter Wonderland Felix Bernard, Dick Smith Richard Himber & His Orchestra 563
16 God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen [Traditional] Meister Glee Singers 560
17 Luther's Cradle Hymn James Murray, [Anonymous Author/Composer] 559
18 Cradle Song Charles H. Gabriel 558
19 Les feuilles mortes Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert Yves Montand 519
20 Carol of the Drum Katherine Davis Trapp Family Singers 504
21 Joy to the World Lowell Mason, Isaac Watts 500
22 I'll Be Home for Christmas (If Only in My Dreams) Buck Ram, Walter Kent, Kim Gannon Bing Crosby 500
23 Yesterday John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 495
24 Away in a Manger [Mueller] 482
25 My Funny Valentine Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Mitzi Green 478
26 St. Louis Blues W.C. Handy Prince's Band 477
27 O Come, O Come, Emmanuel [Traditional], John Mason Neale 467
28 Les anges dans nos campagnes [Traditional] 456
29 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Charles Wesley, Felix Mendelssohn Waltham Abbey Choir 424
30 'Round Midnight Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams Cootie Williams and His Orchestra 417
31 O Little Town of Bethlehem Lewis Redner, Phillips Brooks 413
32 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Eddie Cantor 411
33 We Three Kings John Henry Hopkins Jr. 400
34 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra 396
35 St. Mary's [Traditional] 394
36 Love for Sale Cole Porter Kathryn Crawford, June Shafer, Ida Pearson and Stella Friend 376
37 O Come, All Ye Faithful Frederick Oakeley 373
38 Study No. 23 Richard Storrs Willis 372
39 Silver Bells Ray Evans, Jay Livingston Bob Hope & Marilyn Maxwell 368
40 All the Things You Are Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II Hiram Sherman, Frances Mercer, Hollace Shaw, Ralph Stuart 356
41 Stardust Hoagy Carmichael Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals 352
42 Come Rain or Come Shine Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen Ruby Hill, Harold Nicholas 351
43 Eleanor Rigby John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 348
44 Caravan Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators 345
45 Georgia on My Mind Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra 338
46 Sweet Georgia Brown Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard, Kenneth Casey Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra 337
47 Someone to Watch over Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Gertrude Lawrence 334
48 Willow Weep for Me Ann Ronell Ted FioRito & His Orchestra 330
49 Little Drummer Boy Henry Onorati, Harry Simeone The Harry Simeone Chorale 328
50 Moon River Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer Henry Mancini His Orchestra and Chorus 322
51 What Child Is This? William Chatterton Dix 314
52 Night and Day Cole Porter Fred Astaire 311
53 Fever Eddie Cooley, Otis Blackwell Little Willie John 310
54 Theme from One Minute to Zero Victor Young Victor Young 307
55 Love Is Here to Stay George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Kenny Baker 301
56 Romance Jean-Paul Egide Martini Monsieur Fernand 297
57 Aura Lee George Poulton, W.W. Fosdick Frances Farmer 294
58 Plaisir d'amour ne dure qu'un moment... Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian 293
59 Nos Galan [Traditional] 292
60 Londonderry Air [Traditional] 292
61 Unchained Melody Hy Zaret, Alex North Todd Duncan 292
62 Bridge over Troubled Water Paul Simon Simon and Garfunkel 292
63 In Other Words Bart Howard Felicia Sanders 291
64 La Paloma Sebastián de Yradier Sebastián de Yradier 291
65 Blue Christmas Jay W. Johnson, Billy Hayes Doye O'Dell 291
66 Ain't Misbehavin' Harry Brooks, Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Margaret Simms & Paul Bass 289
67 Щедрик {Schedrik} Микола Леонтович Ukrainian National Chorus 286
68 Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer Johnny Marks Gene Autry and The Pinafores with Orchestral Accompaniment 285
69 Honeysuckle Rose Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Bert Stock and His Orchestra 285
70 Shadow of Your Smile Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster Johnny Mandel 284
71 But Not for Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Willie Howard 283
72 Embraceable You George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Allen Kearns 282
73 Nature Boy Eden Ahbez King Cole 280
74 The Man I Love George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Adele Astaire 280
75 Yesterdays Jerome Kern, Otto Harbach Fay Templeton 278
76 As Time Goes By Herman Hupfeld Frances Williams 272
77 Cry Me a River Arthur Hamilton Julie London 271
78 What a Wonderful World George David Weiss, Bob Thiele Louis Armstrong 271
79 You Don't Know What Love Is Gene de Paul, Don Raye Carol Bruce 269
80 Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?) Roger Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman Billie Holiday 266
81 The Way You Look Tonight Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields Fred Astaire 266
82 They Can't Take That Away from Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Fred Astaire 265
83 Stella by Starlight Victor Young Victor Young and His Orchestra 264
84 Garota de Ipanema Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes João Gilberto, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes 263
85 Misty Erroll Garner Erroll Garner Trio 258
86 The Nearness of You Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington Chick Bullock & His Orchestra 255
87 Skylark Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer Gene Krupa & His Orchestra 254
88 The Look of Love Burt Bacharach, Hal David Stan Getz 254
89 God Bless the Child Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr. Billie Holiday 253
90 Love Me Tender Elvis Presley, Ken Darby Elvis Presley 252
91 Hymn XLI John Newton 250
92 The Bad in Every Man Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Shirley Ross 250
93 New Britain The Original Sacred Harp Choir 249
94 Smile Charlie Chaplin Orchestra conducted by Alfred Newman 248
95 Speak Low Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash Mary Martin & Kenny Baker 248
96 The Very Thought of You Ray Noble Al Bowlly 247
97 Rose Room Harry Williams, Art Hickman Prince's Band 247
98 Something George Harrison The Beatles 245
99 What Is This Thing Called Love? Cole Porter Elsie Carlisle 245
100 My Favorite Things Oscar Hammerstein II, Richard Rodgers Mary Martin, Patricia Neway 245