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Most covered songs

Title Written by Originally by Covers Adaptations
1 Dinah Harry Akst, Joe Young [US1], Sam Lewis Eddie Cantor PRF, The Revelers [US1] REC,REL 357 8
2 Tin Roof Blues Ben Pollack, George Brunies, Paul Mares, Walter Melrose, Mel Stitzel, Leon Roppolo New Orleans Rhythm Kings 346 5
3 What'll I Do Irving Berlin Grace Moore & John Steel PRF, Carl Fenton's Orchestra (Walter Haenschen) REC 331 1
4 Who's Sorry Now? Bert Kalmar, Harry Ruby, Ted Snyder Bob Thompson [US1] 327 11
5 Nobody Knows You When You're Down and Out Jimmie Cox Jimmie Cox PRF, Blind Bobby Baker and His Guitar REC,REL 314 8
6 Must Jesus Bear the Cross Alone George Nelson Allen Wiseman Sextet 290 5
7 Wolverine Blues Jelly Roll Morton, Benjamin F. Spikes, John C. Spikes New Orleans Rhythm Kings 286 0
8 Camp Meeting Blues King Oliver King Oliver's Jazz Band 254 1
9 Dipper Mouth Blues King Oliver King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band 239 2
10 Nobody's Business [Traditional] Tennessee Ten (Original Memphis Five) 230 4
11 Stag' Lee [Traditional] Waring's Pennsylvanians 224 11
12 Amapola Joseph LaCalle Spanish Dance Orchestra 222 11
13 Somebody Stole My Gal Leo Wood Ted Weems and His Orchestra 216 4
14 Milenberg Joys Jelly Roll Morton, Paul Mares, Walter Melrose, Leon Roppolo New Orleans Rhythm Kings 203 0
15 Charleston James P. Johnson, Cecil Mack Elisabeth Welch and Chorus PRF, The Ambassadors [US2] REC, Arthur Gibbs and His Gang REL 193 1
16 King Porter Stomp Jelly Roll Morton Ferd (Jelly Roll) Morton 180 2
17 Quiéreme mucho Gonzalo Roig, Agustín Rodríguez Tito Schipa 179 12
18 Linger Awhile Vincent Rose, Harry Owens Bailey's Lucky Seven 155 1
19 Old Fashioned Love James P. Johnson, Cecil Mack Ina Duncan, Adelaide Hall and Arthur Porter PRF, Frank Crumit REC 153 0
20 Mexicali Rose Jack Tenney, Helen Stone Jack Tenney and the Majestic Orchestra PRF, International Novelty Orchestra (Nathaniel Shilkret) REC 153 2
21 The One I Love Belongs to Somebody Else Gus Kahn, Isham Jones Isham Jones Orchestra 134 0
22 Mama's Gone, Good Bye Armand Piron, Peter Bocage Piron's New Orleans Orchestra 133 0
23 Sinfonie Nr. 9 in D-Moll, IV. Satz Ludwig van Beethoven Neues Symphonie-Orchester 133 15
24 All Alone Irving Berlin John Steel and Ruth Thomas 131 0
25 Canal Street Blues King Oliver King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band 129 1
26 The Wreck of the Old 97 Henry Whitter Henry Whitter 124 0
27 Buddy's Habits Arnett Nelson, Charley Straight Rendezvous Dance Orchestra 123 0
28 Chimes Blues King Oliver King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band 122 0
29 Frog-I-More Rag Jelly Roll Morton King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band 117 1
30 Kansas City Stomp Jelly Roll Morton Ferd (Jelly Roll) Morton 108 1
31 Snake Rag King Oliver King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band 101 0
32 The Pearls Jelly Roll Morton Ferd (Jelly Roll) Morton 100 0
33 Weeping Willow Tree [Traditional] Henry Whitter 98 0
34 Wild Cat Blues Clarence Williams [US1], Fats Waller Clarence Williams' Blue Five 96 0
35 Grandpa's Spells Jelly Roll Morton Ferd (Jelly Roll) Morton 93 1
36 Riverside Blues Richard M. Jones, Thomas A. Dorsey King Oliver's Jazz Band 93 0
37 Mabel's Dream Ike Smith King Oliver's Jazz Band 89 0
38 Chansonette Rudolf Friml Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra 85 9
39 Working Man's Blues King Oliver King Oliver and His Creole Jazz Band 84 0
40 Angry Merritt Brunies, Jules Cassard, Henry Brunies, Dudley Mecum New Orleans Rhythm Kings 84 0
41 Wonderful One Paul Whiteman, Theodora Morse, Ferde Grofé Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra 82 0
42 Sobbin' Blues Art Kassel, Vic Berton Albert E. Short and His Tivoli Syncopaters 81 0
43 Swingin' down the Lane Gus Kahn, Isham Jones Ben Bernie and His Orchestra 80 0
44 Last Night on the Back Porch Lew Brown, Carl Schraubstader Winnie Lightner PRF, Criterion Male Quartet REC 74 0
45 That Old Gang of Mine Ray Henderson, Mort Dixon, Billy Rose Billy Murray–Ed Smalle 71 0
46 Kansas City Man Blues Clarence Williams [US1], Clarence Johnson [US Trombonist] Clarence Williams' Blue Five 70 0
47 I've Been Working on the Railroad [Traditional] Wilfred Glenn and Shannon Quartet 67 4
48 Yosel Nellie Casman, Samuel Steinberg Nellie Casman 63 6
49 Mr. Jelly Lord Jelly Roll Morton New Orleans Rhythm Kings 63 0
50 Cacklin' Hen / Hen Cackle [Traditional] Fiddlin' John Carson 59 0
51 Paddy on the Turnpike [Traditional] Patrick J. Gaffny 59 0
52 Chattanooga Stomp King Oliver King Oliver's Jazz Band 53 0
53 Gulf Coast Blues Clarence Williams [US1] Monette Moore REC, Bessie Smith - Clarence Williams at the Piano REL 51 0
54 Get Along Little Dogies [Traditional] Wilfred Glenn and Shannon Quartet 50 3
55 Weather Bird Rag Louis Armstrong King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band 50 0
56 Every Time I Feel the Spirit [Traditional] Morehouse College Quartette 46 0
57 Kitty Clyde L. V. H. Crosby Wm. B. Houchens 45 1
58 La Rosita Walter Haenschen, Lester O'Keefe International Novelty Orchestra (Nathaniel Shilkret) 41 0
59 Mi viejo amor Alfonso Esparza Oteo, Adolfo Fernandez Bustamante Alcides Briceño - Jorge Añez 40 1
60 New Orleans Hop Scop Blues George W. Thomas Sara Martin – Piano Accomp. by Clarence Williams 38 0
61 Oh Baby Walter Donaldson, B.G. DeSylva Frank Crumit - Phil Ohman at the Piano 38 0
62 London Blues Jelly Roll Morton New Orleans Rhythm Kings 36 0
63 Atlanta Blues W.C. Handy, Dave Elman Sara Martin and Clarence Williams Blue Five 35 0
64 Dreamy Melody Ted Koehler, Frank Magine, Clayton Naset Call of the North Orchestra – Art Landry, Director 33 0
65 Louisville Lou (That Vampin' Lady) Milton Ager, Jack Yellen Original Indiana Syncopators (Original Indiana Five) 32 0
66 New Orleans Stomp King Oliver, Alphonse Picou King Oliver's Jazz Band 31 0
67 Oh Sister, Ain't That Hot! Harry White, Will Donaldson Gene Rodemich's Orchestra 29 0
68 Lift Every Voice and Sing J. Rosamond Johnson, James Weldon Johnson Manhattan Harmony Four 29 0
69 I'm Drifting Back to Dreamland Florence Charlesworth, Jack Sadler, Charles Harrison [CA] Kaplan's Melodists 29 0
70 Where Did You Stay Last Night Louis Armstrong, Lil Armstrong King Oliver's Jazz Band 28 0
71 My Sweet Lovin' Man Lil Armstrong, Walter Melrose King Oliver's Jazz Band 28 0
72 Barney Google Billy Rose, Con Conrad Thomas and West (Billy Jones and Ernest Hare) 27 0
73 You Don't Know My Mind Blues Clarence Williams [US1], Virginia Liston, Samuel Gray Virginia Liston 26 0
74 Hälsa dem därhemma Charles Bengtsson Wilh. Julinder 26 0
75 Bringing in the Sheaves Knowles Shaw, George Minor [US-composer] Trinity Mixed Quartet 26 0
76 Mamma Goes Where Papa Goes Milton Ager, Jack Yellen Bob Thomas [US] (Ernest Hare) 25 0
77 Raise R-U-K-U-S Tonight [Traditional] Norfolk Jazz Quartette 24 3
78 Sleep Earl Burtnett, Adam Geibel Waring's Pennsylvanians 23 0
79 West Indies Blues Spencer Williams, Clarence Williams [US1], Edgar Dowell Esther Bigeou – Accomp. by Piron's New Orleans Orchestra 21 0
80 Bambalina Oscar Hammerstein II, Vincent Youmans, Herbert Stothart, Otto Harbach Edith Day 21 1
81 Je cherche après Titine Marcel Bertal, Louis Maubon, Léo Daniderff, Émile Ronn Emma Liebel 21 4
82 When Lights Are Low Gus Kahn, Ted FioRito, Ted Koehler The Benson Orchestra of Chicago under the direction of Don Bestor 20 0
83 Goin' Home William Arms Fisher Reinald Werrenrath 20 0
84 Alligator Flop King Oliver King Oliver and His Creole Jazz Band 20 0
85 House of David Blues Irving Mills, Elmer Schoebel, Billy Meyers Chicago Blues Dance Orchestra 20 0
86 Big Fat Ham Jelly Roll Morton Jelly Roll Marton and His Orchestra 19 0
87 When You Walked Out Someone Else Walked Right In Irving Berlin Isham Jones Orchestra 19 0
88 Mandy Lee Blues Walter Melrose, Marty Bloom King Oliver's Creole Jazz Band 19 0
89 Oh! Gee, Oh! Gosh, Oh! Golly I'm in Love Ernest Breuer, Ole Olsen, Chick Jonhson Arthur Fields 18 0
90 It Ain't Gonna Rain No Mo' [Unknown], Wendell Hall Wendell Hall 18 0
91 Tears Louis Armstrong, Lil Armstrong King Oliver's Jazz Band 18 0
92 Lovey Came Back Lou Handman, Joe Young [US1], Sam Lewis Marion Harris 17 0
93 What Do You Do Sunday, Mary? Irving Caesar, Stephen Jones [US] Majestic Dance Orchestra [Joseph Samuels] 17 0
94 Mano a mano Carlos Gardel, José Razzano, Celedonio Flores Carlos Gardel 16 1
95 Sweet Baby Doll George W. Thomas King Oliver's Jazz Band 16 0
96 Why Don't My Dreams Come True? John A. Flood, George E. Patten Esther Nelson and Charles Hart 13 1
97 There's No Disappointment in Heaven Frederick Lehman, Claudia Mays Asher and Rodeheaver 13 0
98 Midnight Rose Sidney D. Mitchell, Lew Pollack Casino Dance Orchestra [Nathan Glantz] 13 0
99 Somebody's Wrong Richard A. Whiting, Raymond B. Egan, Henry I. Marshall Margaret Young 13 0
100 The Southern Stomps Richard M. Jones King Olivers Jazz Band 13 0