Most covered song

Title Written by First release by Covers
1 Summertime George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Abbie Mitchell 1625
2 Stille Nacht! Heilige Nacht! Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber 1596
3 Silent Night! Holy Night! John Freeman Young 990
4 Minuit, chrétiens Placide Cappeau, Adolphe Charles Adam Emily Laurey 932
5 A New Northern Dittye of the Lady Greene Sleeves [Traditional] 901
6 White Christmas Irving Berlin Bing Crosby & Martha Mears 852
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 763
9 Over the Rainbow Harold Arlen, E.Y. Harburg Judy Garland 705
10 Body and Soul Johnny Green, Robert Sour, Edward Heyman, Frank Eyton Ambrose and His Orchestra 697
11 Adeste fideles John Francis Wade 685
12 O, Holy Night John Sullivan Dwight 645
13 Jingle Bells James Pierpont Edison Male Quartette 625
14 Winter Wonderland Felix Bernard, Dick Smith Richard Himber & His Orchestra 619
15 God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen [Traditional] Meister Glee Singers 609
16 Les feuilles mortes Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert Yves Montand 608
17 Luther's Cradle Hymn James Murray, [Anonymous Author/Composer] 604
18 Cradle Song Charles H. Gabriel 603
19 The First Nowell the Angel Did Say [Traditional] Tally-Ho! 603
20 My Funny Valentine Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Mitzi Green 569
21 Carol of the Drum Katherine Davis The Trapp Family Singers 548
22 Yesterday John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 547
23 Joy to the World Lowell Mason, Isaac Watts 531
24 I'll Be Home for Christmas (If Only in My Dreams) Buck Ram, Walter Kent, Kim Gannon Bing Crosby 531
25 St. Louis Blues W.C. Handy Prince's Band 516
26 Away in a Manger [Mueller] 508
27 'Round Midnight Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams Cootie Williams and His Orchestra 505
28 O Come, O Come, Emmanuel [Traditional], John Mason Neale 501
29 Les anges dans nos campagnes [Traditional] 493
30 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Eddie Cantor 452
31 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Charles Wesley, Felix Mendelssohn Waltham Abbey Choir 448
32 St. Mary's [Traditional] 447
33 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra 432
34 O Little Town of Bethlehem Lewis Redner, Phillips Brooks 432
35 We Three Kings John Henry Hopkins Jr. 430
36 All the Things You Are Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II Hiram Sherman, Frances Mercer, Hollace Shaw, Ralph Stuart 427
37 Love for Sale Cole Porter Kathryn Crawford, June Shafer, Ida Pearson and Stella Friend 418
38 Stardust Hoagy Carmichael Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals 416
39 Caravan Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators 405
40 O Come, All Ye Faithful Frederick Oakeley 401
41 Someone to Watch over Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Gertrude Lawrence 397
42 Study No. 23 Richard Storrs Willis 393
43 Silver Bells Ray Evans, Jay Livingston Bob Hope & Marilyn Maxwell 392
44 Come Rain or Come Shine Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen Ruby Hill, Harold Nicholas 392
45 Eleanor Rigby John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 382
46 Night and Day Cole Porter Fred Astaire 379
47 Moon River Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer Henry Mancini His Orchestra and Chorus 378
48 Georgia on My Mind Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra 375
49 Sweet Georgia Brown Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard, Kenneth Casey Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra 375
50 Willow Weep for Me Ann Ronell Ted FioRito & His Orchestra 369
51 Love Is Here to Stay George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Kenny Baker 352
52 In Other Words Bart Howard Felicia Sanders 351
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 344
56 But Not for Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Willie Howard 341
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 333
60 Plaisir d'amour ne dure qu'un moment... Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian 332
61 Londonderry Air [Traditional] 332
62 What Child Is This? William Chatterton Dix 331
63 Embraceable You George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Allen Kearns 331
64 Cry Me a River Arthur Hamilton Julie London 327
65 Nature Boy Eden Ahbez King Cole 325
66 Aura Lee George Poulton, W.W. Fosdick Frances Farmer 320
67 The Way You Look Tonight Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields Fred Astaire 320
68 Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?) Roger Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman Billie Holiday 319
69 Bridge over Troubled Water Paul Simon Simon and Garfunkel 319
70 Nos Galan [Traditional] 318
71 Unchained Melody Hy Zaret, Alex North Todd Duncan 318
72 The Man I Love George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Adele Astaire 318
73 As Time Goes By Herman Hupfeld Frances Williams 317
74 Stella by Starlight Victor Young Victor Young and His Orchestra 316
75 Ain't Misbehavin' Harry Brooks, Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Margaret Simms & Paul Bass 316
76 Honeysuckle Rose Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Bert Stock and His Orchestra 316
77 Щедрик {Schedrik} Микола Леонтович Ukrainian National Chorus 316
78 Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer Johnny Marks Gene Autry and The Pinafores with Orchestral Accompaniment 315
79 Shadow of Your Smile Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster Johnny Mandel 312
80 La paloma Sebastián Yradier Sebastián Yradier 311
81 They Can't Take That Away from Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Fred Astaire 307
82 In a Sentimental Mood Mann Curtis, Duke Ellington, Irving Mills Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 306
83 Speak Low Kurt Weill, Ogden Nash Kurt Weill 305
84 Blue Christmas Jay W. Johnson, Billy Hayes Doye O'Dell 305
85 Garota de Ipanema Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes João Gilberto, Antônio Carlos Jobim, Vinicius de Moraes 305
86 The Nearness of You Hoagy Carmichael, Ned Washington Chick Bullock & His Orchestra 301
87 Skylark Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer Gene Krupa & His Orchestra 297
88 What a Wonderful World George David Weiss, Bob Thiele Louis Armstrong 297
89 Misty Erroll Garner Erroll Garner Trio 294
90 My Foolish Heart Ned Washington, Victor Young Martha Mears 293
91 The Look of Love Burt Bacharach, Hal David Stan Getz 293
92 How Deep-Is-the Ocean (How High-Is-the Sky) Irving Berlin Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra with vocal refrain by Red McKenzie 291
93 God Bless the Child Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr. Billie Holiday 287
94 Smile Charlie Chaplin Orchestra conducted by Alfred Newman 285
95 The Very Thought of You Ray Noble Al Bowlly 284
96 What Is This Thing Called Love? Cole Porter Elsie Carlisle 284
97 Hymn XLI John Newton 283
98 Lush Life Billy Strayhorn Duke Ellington and His Orchestra 283
99 New Britain The Original Sacred Harp Choir 282
100 The Bad in Every Man Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Shirley Ross 282