Most covered song

Title Written by First release by Covers
1 Summertime George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Abbie Mitchell 1559
2 Stille Nacht! Heilige Nacht! Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber 1505
3 Silent Night! Holy Night! John Freeman Young 949
4 Minuit, chrétiens Placide Cappeau, Adolphe Charles Adam Emily Laurey 886
5 A New Northern Dittye of the Lady Greene Sleeves [Traditional] 855
6 White Christmas Irving Berlin Bing Crosby & Martha Mears 792
7 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin Judy Garland 773
8 The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas to You) Mel Tormé, Robert Wells The King Cole Trio 711
9 Body and Soul Johnny Green, Robert Sour, Edward Heyman, Frank Eyton Ambrose and His Orchestra 646
10 Over the Rainbow Harold Arlen, E.Y. Harburg Judy Garland 626
11 O, Holy Night John Sullivan Dwight 623
12 Adeste fideles John Francis Wade 620
13 Jingle Bells James Pierpont Edison Male Quartette 587
14 Winter Wonderland Felix Bernard, Dick Smith Richard Himber & His Orchestra 584
15 The First Nowell the Angel Did Say [Traditional] Tally-Ho! 583
16 God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen [Traditional] Meister Glee Singers 577
17 Luther's Cradle Hymn James Murray, [Anonymous Author/Composer] 574
18 Cradle Song Charles H. Gabriel 573
19 Les feuilles mortes Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert Yves Montand 530
20 Carol of the Drum Katherine Davis Trapp Family Singers 517
21 I'll Be Home for Christmas (If Only in My Dreams) Buck Ram, Walter Kent, Kim Gannon Bing Crosby 512
22 Joy to the World Lowell Mason, Isaac Watts 509
23 Yesterday John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 505
24 Away in a Manger [Mueller] 491
25 My Funny Valentine Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Mitzi Green 490
26 St. Louis Blues W.C. Handy Prince's Band 484
27 O Come, O Come, Emmanuel [Traditional], John Mason Neale 482
28 Les anges dans nos campagnes [Traditional] 469
29 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Charles Wesley, Felix Mendelssohn Waltham Abbey Choir 431
30 'Round Midnight Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams Cootie Williams and His Orchestra 423
31 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Eddie Cantor 421
32 O Little Town of Bethlehem Lewis Redner, Phillips Brooks 418
33 St. Mary's [Traditional] 410
34 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra 406
35 We Three Kings John Henry Hopkins Jr. 403
36 Love for Sale Cole Porter Kathryn Crawford, June Shafer, Ida Pearson and Stella Friend 382
37 O Come, All Ye Faithful Frederick Oakeley 380
38 Study No. 23 Richard Storrs Willis 376
39 Silver Bells Ray Evans, Jay Livingston Bob Hope & Marilyn Maxwell 375
40 All the Things You Are Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II Hiram Sherman, Frances Mercer, Hollace Shaw, Ralph Stuart 362
41 Stardust Hoagy Carmichael Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals 360
42 Come Rain or Come Shine Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen Ruby Hill, Harold Nicholas 358
43 Caravan Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators 355
44 Eleanor Rigby John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 354
45 Sweet Georgia Brown Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard, Kenneth Casey Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra 349
46 Georgia on My Mind Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra 347
47 Someone to Watch over Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Gertrude Lawrence 342
48 Moon River Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer Henry Mancini His Orchestra and Chorus 333
49 Little Drummer Boy Henry Onorati, Harry Simeone The Harry Simeone Chorale 333
50 Willow Weep for Me Ann Ronell Ted FioRito & His Orchestra 333
51 Night and Day Cole Porter Fred Astaire 323
52 What Child Is This? William Chatterton Dix 322
53 Fever Eddie Cooley, Otis Blackwell Little Willie John 316
54 Theme from One Minute to Zero Victor Young Victor Young 315
55 Romance Jean-Paul Egide Martini Monsieur Fernand 311
56 Love Is Here to Stay George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Kenny Baker 310
57 Plaisir d'amour ne dure qu'un moment... Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian 307
58 In Other Words Bart Howard Felicia Sanders 301
59 La paloma Sebastián de Yradier Sebastián de Yradier 301
60 Londonderry Air [Traditional] 301
61 Aura Lee George Poulton, W.W. Fosdick Frances Farmer 300
62 Nos Galan [Traditional] 299
63 Bridge over Troubled Water Paul Simon Simon and Garfunkel 299
64 Unchained Melody Hy Zaret, Alex North Todd Duncan 298
65 Щедрик {Schedrik} Микола Леонтович Ukrainian National Chorus 298
66 But Not for Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Willie Howard 296
67 Blue Christmas Jay W. Johnson, Billy Hayes Doye O'Dell 296
68 Ain't Misbehavin' Harry Brooks, Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Margaret Simms & Paul Bass 294
69 Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer Johnny Marks Gene Autry and The Pinafores with Orchestral Accompaniment 292
70 Nature Boy Eden Ahbez King Cole 290
71 Honeysuckle Rose Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Bert Stock and His Orchestra 289
72 Embraceable You George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Allen Kearns 288
73 Shadow of Your Smile Johnny Mandel, Paul Webster Johnny Mandel 288
74 The Man I Love George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Adele Astaire 286
75 Yesterdays Jerome Kern, Otto Harbach Fay Templeton 286
76 Cry Me a River Arthur Hamilton Julie London 283
77 As Time Goes By Herman Hupfeld Frances Williams 282
78 You Don't Know What Love Is Gene de Paul, Don Raye Carol Bruce 279
79 Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?) Roger Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman Billie Holiday 274
80 What a Wonderful World George David Weiss, Bob Thiele Louis Armstrong 274
81 The Way You Look Tonight Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields Fred Astaire 272
82 They Can't Take That Away from Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Fred Astaire 270
83 Garota de Ipanema Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes João Gilberto, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes 270
84 Stella by Starlight Victor Young Victor Young and His Orchestra 267
85 Misty Erroll Garner Erroll Garner Trio 264
86 Skylark Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer Gene Krupa & His Orchestra 264
87 The Nearness of You Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington Chick Bullock & His Orchestra 263
88 The Look of Love Burt Bacharach, Hal David Stan Getz 261
89 The Bad in Every Man Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Shirley Ross 257
90 The Very Thought of You Ray Noble Al Bowlly 256
91 Hymn XLI John Newton 256
92 Love Me Tender Elvis Presley, Ken Darby Elvis Presley 256
93 New Britain The Original Sacred Harp Choir 255
94 God Bless the Child Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr. Billie Holiday 255
95 Smile Charlie Chaplin Orchestra conducted by Alfred Newman 254
96 Rose Room Harry Williams, Art Hickman Prince's Band 254
97 Speak Low Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash Mary Martin & Kenny Baker 254
98 Hey Jude John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 252
99 Can't Help Falling in Love Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore, George David Weiss Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires 251
100 In a Sentimental Mood Mann Curtis, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 250