The Number One Hits of 1926

The Number One Hits of 1926
December 26, 1925 – February 12, 1926
Vernon DalhartThe Prisoner’s Song

February 13, 1926 – March 26, 1926
George OlsonWho?

March 27, 1926 – April 16, 1926
Ben BernieSleepy Time Gal

April 17, 1926 – May 7, 1926
Al JolsonI’m Sitting On Top Of The World

May 8, 1926 – May 21, 1926
George Olson Always

May 22, 1926 – June 4, 1926
Gene Austin Five Foot Two, Eyes of Blue

June 5, 1926 – June 18, 1926
Vincent LopezAlways

June 19, 1926 – July 2, 1926
“Whispering” Jack SmithGimme a Lil’ Kiss, Will Ya, Huh?

July 3, 1926 – September 3, 1926
Paul WhitemanValencia

September 4, 1926 – October 1, 1926
Gene AustinBye, Bye Blackbird

October 2, 1926 – October 15, 1926
Al Jolson When The Red, Red Robin Comes Bob-Bob-Bobbin’ Along

October 16, 1926 – November 26, 1926
Jan Garber Baby Face

November 27, 1926 – December 10, 1926
Johnny MarvinBreezin’ Along With The Breeze

December 11, 1926 – January 7, 1927
Paul Whiteman The Birth of the Blues

The biggest Pop Artists of 1926 include:
Gene Austin, Franklyn Baur, Ben Bernie and His Orchestra, Henry Burr, Eddie Cantor, Vernon Dalhart, Vaughn Deleath, Cliff “Ukelele Ike” Edwards, Ruth Etting, Jan Garber and His Orchestra, Johnny Hamp, Ipana Troubadors, Lewis James, Al Jolson, Isham Jones and His Orchestra, Richard Wolfe Kahn, Vincent Lopez and His Orchestra, Gertrude Lawrence, Ted Lewis and His Band, Nick Lucas, Abe Lymon, Johnny Marvin, Billy Murray, George Olson, Leo Reisman, Revelers, Ben Selvin, Nat Shilkret and The Victor Orchestra, Bessie Smith, “Whispering” Jack Smith, Aileen Stanley, Fred Waring’s Pennsylvanians, Ethel Waters, Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra

Charts based on Billboard music charts.