The Number One Hits of 1934

The Number One Hits of 1934
December 16, 1933 – January 5, 1934
Eddy DuchinDid You Ever See a Dream Walking?

January 6, 1934 – January 19, 1934
Ray NobleThe Old Spinning Wheel

January 20, 1934 – February 23, 1934
Paul WhitemanSmoke Gets in Your Eyes

February 24, 1934 – March 2, 1934
Eddy DuchinLet’s Fall In Love

March 3, 1934 – March 30, 1934
Ted Fio RitoMy Little Grass Shack in Kealakekua, Hawaii

March 31, 1934 – April 6, 1934
Enric MadrigueraThe Carioca

April 7, 1934 – April 13, 1934
Paul WhitemanWagon Wheels

April 14, 1934 – May 11, 1934
Bing CrosbyLittle Dutch Mill

May 12, 1934 – June 8, 1934
Duke EllingtonCocktails For Two

June 9, 1934 – July 6, 1934
Ted Fio RitoI’ll String Along With You

July 7, 1934 – July 13, 1934
Benny GoodmanMoonglow

July 14, 1934 – July 24, 1934 (tie)
Jan Garber All I Do Id Dream of You

July 14, 1934 – August 17, 1934 (see above)
Ray Noble The Very Thought of You

August 18, 1934 – September 14, 1934
Bing CrosbyLove In Bloom

September 15, 1934 – October 19, 1934
Freddy MartinI Saw Stars

October 20, 1934 – October 26, 1934
Grace MooreOne Night of Love

October 27, 1934 – November 9, 1934
Leo ReismanThe Continental (You Kiss While You’re Dancing)

November 10, 1934 – December 7, 1934
Guy Lombardo Stars Fell on Alabama

December 8, 1934 – December 29, 1934 (3 weeks*)
Jimmie Greer Stay As Sweet As You Are

December 8, 1934 – January 11, 1935 (7 weeks*)
Bing Crosby June in January

December 29, 1934 – January 11, 1935 (3 weeks*)
Jimmie GreerThe Object of My Affection

*ties, and sometimes interrupted by competing songs

The biggest Pop Artists of 1934 include:
Louis Armstrong, Fred Astaire, Don Bestor, Boswell Sisters, Cab Calloway, Emil Coleman, Bing Crosby, Dorsey Brothers, Eddie Duchin, Duke Ellington, Ted Fio Rito, Jan Garber and His Orchestra, Benny Goodman, Glen Gray, John Green and His Orchestra, Isham Jones and His Orchestra, Hal Kemp, Henry King, Wayne King, Frances Langford, Little Jack Little, Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians, Freddy Martin, Ethel Merman, The Mills Brothers, Ray Noble, Ben Pollack, Dick Powell, Leo Reisman, Ben Selvin, Rudy Vallee and His Connecticut Yankees, Fats Waller, Ted Weems and His Orchestra, Paul Whiteman and His Orchestra, Victor Young

Charts based on Billboard music charts.



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