Most covered song

Title Written by First release by Covers
1 Summertime George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Abbie Mitchell 1627
2 Stille Nacht! Heilige Nacht! Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber 1599
3 Silent Night! Holy Night! John Freeman Young 992
4 Minuit, chrétiens Placide Cappeau, Adolphe Charles Adam Emily Laurey 932
5 A New Northern Dittye of the Lady Greene Sleeves [Traditional] 902
6 White Christmas Irving Berlin Bing Crosby & Martha Mears 853
7 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin Judy Garland 819
8 The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas to You) Mel Tormé, Robert Wells The King Cole Trio 764
9 Over the Rainbow Harold Arlen, E.Y. Harburg Judy Garland 708
10 Body and Soul Johnny Green, Robert Sour, Edward Heyman, Frank Eyton Ambrose and His Orchestra 700
11 Adeste fideles John Francis Wade 686
12 O, Holy Night John Sullivan Dwight 645
13 Jingle Bells James Pierpont Edison Male Quartette 626
14 Winter Wonderland Felix Bernard, Dick Smith Richard Himber & His Orchestra 622
15 God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen [Traditional] Meister Glee Singers 610
16 Les feuilles mortes Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert Yves Montand 609
17 Luther's Cradle Hymn James Murray, [Anonymous Author/Composer] 604
18 The First Nowell the Angel Did Say [Traditional] Tally-Ho! 604
19 Cradle Song Charles H. Gabriel 603
20 My Funny Valentine Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Mitzi Green 570
21 Yesterday John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 549
22 Carol of the Drum Katherine Davis The Trapp Family Singers 548
23 I'll Be Home for Christmas (If Only in My Dreams) Buck Ram, Walter Kent, Kim Gannon Bing Crosby 533
24 Joy to the World Lowell Mason, Isaac Watts 532
25 St. Louis Blues W.C. Handy Prince's Band 517
26 Away in a Manger [Mueller] 508
27 'Round Midnight Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams Cootie Williams and His Orchestra 508
28 O Come, O Come, Emmanuel [Traditional], John Mason Neale 501
29 Les anges dans nos campagnes [Traditional] 494
30 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Eddie Cantor 453
31 St. Mary's [Traditional] 453
32 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Charles Wesley, Felix Mendelssohn Waltham Abbey Choir 448
33 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra 433
34 O Little Town of Bethlehem Lewis Redner, Phillips Brooks 433
35 We Three Kings John Henry Hopkins Jr. 431
36 All the Things You Are Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II Hiram Sherman, Frances Mercer, Hollace Shaw, Ralph Stuart 429
37 Love for Sale Cole Porter Kathryn Crawford, June Shafer, Ida Pearson and Stella Friend 419
38 Stardust Hoagy Carmichael Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals 417
39 Caravan Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators 408
40 O Come, All Ye Faithful Frederick Oakeley 401
41 Someone to Watch over Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Gertrude Lawrence 397
42 Come Rain or Come Shine Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen Ruby Hill, Harold Nicholas 395
43 Silver Bells Ray Evans, Jay Livingston Bob Hope & Marilyn Maxwell 394
44 Study No. 23 Richard Storrs Willis 393
45 Eleanor Rigby John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 383
46 Moon River Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer Henry Mancini His Orchestra and Chorus 379
47 Night and Day Cole Porter Fred Astaire 379
48 Sweet Georgia Brown Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard, Kenneth Casey Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra 377
49 Georgia on My Mind Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra 376
50 Willow Weep for Me Ann Ronell Ted FioRito & His Orchestra 370
51 In Other Words Bart Howard Felicia Sanders 352
52 Love Is Here to Stay George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Kenny Baker 352
53 Theme from One Minute to Zero Victor Young Victor Young 350
54 Little Drummer Boy Henry Onorati, Harry Simeone The Harry Simeone Chorale 347
55 You Don't Know What Love Is Gene de Paul, Don Raye Carol Bruce 345
56 But Not for Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Willie Howard 343
57 Fever Eddie Cooley, Otis Blackwell Little Willie John 339
58 Romance Jean-Paul Egide Martini Monsieur Fernand 337
59 Yesterdays Jerome Kern, Otto Harbach Fay Templeton 336
60 Londonderry Air [Traditional] 333
61 Plaisir d'amour ne dure qu'un moment... Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian 332
62 What Child Is This? William Chatterton Dix 331
63 Embraceable You George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Allen Kearns 331
64 Nature Boy Eden Ahbez King Cole 327
65 Cry Me a River Arthur Hamilton Julie London 327
66 The Way You Look Tonight Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields Fred Astaire 323
67 Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?) Roger Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman Billie Holiday 320
68 Aura Lee George Poulton, W.W. Fosdick Frances Farmer 320
69 Bridge over Troubled Water Paul Simon Simon and Garfunkel 320
70 Nos Galan [Traditional] 319
71 Unchained Melody Hy Zaret, Alex North Todd Duncan 319
72 The Man I Love George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Adele Astaire 318
73 Stella by Starlight Victor Young Victor Young and His Orchestra 317
74 Honeysuckle Rose Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Bert Stock and His Orchestra 317
75 Щедрик {Schedrik} Микола Леонтович Ukrainian National Chorus 317
76 As Time Goes By Herman Hupfeld Frances Williams 317
77 Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer Johnny Marks Gene Autry and The Pinafores with Orchestral Accompaniment 316
78 Ain't Misbehavin' Harry Brooks, Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Margaret Simms & Paul Bass 316
79 Shadow of Your Smile Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster Johnny Mandel 312
80 La paloma Sebastián Yradier Sebastián Yradier 311
81 In a Sentimental Mood Mann Curtis, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 309
82 They Can't Take That Away from Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Fred Astaire 307
83 Blue Christmas Jay W. Johnson, Billy Hayes Doye O'Dell 307
84 Garota de Ipanema Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes João Gilberto, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes 307
85 Speak Low Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash Kurt Weill 305
86 The Nearness of You Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington Chick Bullock & His Orchestra 302
87 Skylark Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer Gene Krupa & His Orchestra 299
88 What a Wonderful World George David Weiss, Bob Thiele Louis Armstrong 299
89 Misty Erroll Garner Erroll Garner Trio 295
90 My Foolish Heart Ned Washington, Victor Young Martha Mears 294
91 How Deep-Is-the Ocean (How High-Is-the Sky) Irving Berlin Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra with vocal refrain by Red McKenzie 294
92 The Look of Love Burt Bacharach, Hal David Stan Getz 293
93 God Bless the Child Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr. Billie Holiday 289
94 Smile Charlie Chaplin Orchestra conducted by Alfred Newman 287
95 Hymn XLI John Newton 286
96 New Britain The Original Sacred Harp Choir 285
97 What Is This Thing Called Love? Cole Porter Elsie Carlisle 285
98 The Very Thought of You Ray Noble Al Bowlly 284
99 The Bad in Every Man Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Shirley Ross 284
100 Lush Life Billy Strayhorn Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 283