The Number One Hits of 1939

The Number One Hits of 1939
December 31, 1938 – January 13, 1939
Bing CrosbyYou Must Have Been a Beautiful Baby*

December 31, 1938 – January 13, 1939
Andy Kirk I Won’t Tell a Soul (I Love You)*

January 14, 1939 – February 25, 1939
Al DonohueJeepers Creepers (6 weeks*)

January 14, 1939 – January 20, 1939
Artie ShawThanks For Ev’rything

February 4, 1939 – February 10, 1939
Kay KyserThe Umbrella Man

February 11, 1939 – April 21, 1939
Larry ClintonDeep Purple (9 weeks*)

March 18, 1939 – March 25, 1939
Guy LombardoPenny Serenade

April 22, 139 – May 5, 1939
Glem GrayHeaven Can Wait

May 6, 1949 – May 12, 1939
Tommy DorseyOur Love

May 13, 1939 – June 9, 1939
Benny GoodmanAnd The Angels Sing (5 weeks*)

May 20, 1939 – June 2, 1939
Kay KyserThree Little Fishies

June 3, 1939 – June 30, 1939
Will GlaheBeer Barrel Polka

June 10, 1939 – July 7, 1939
Glenn Miller Wishing (Will Make It So)

July 8, 1939 – August 12, 1939
Glenn MillerStairway to the Stars

August 12, 1939 – September 8, 1939
Glenn MillerMoon Love*

August 12, 1939 – August 25, 1939
Glen MillerSunrise Serenade*

September 9, 1939 – October 20, 1939
Glenn Miller Over The Rainbow (7 weeks*)

September 9, 1939 – September 29, 1939
Glenn MillerThe Man With The Mandolin (3 weeks*)

September 30, 1939 – October 6, 1939
Glenn Miller Blue Orchids

October 21, 1939 – November 3, 1939
Bing CrosbyDay In, Day Out

November 4, 1939 – November 24, 1939
Shep Fields South of the Border (Down Mexico Way) (5 weeks*)

November 11, 1939 – November 17, 1939
The Ink Spots Address Unknown

November 25, 1939 – January 26, 1940
Frankie Masters Scatter-Brain

*ties, and sometimes interrupted by competing songs

The biggest Pop Artists of 1939 include:
Andrews Sisters, Louis Armstrong, Mildred Bailey, Charlie Barnet and His Orchestra, Connee Boswell, Cab Calloway, Larry Clinton, Bing Crosby, Bob Crosby, Jimmy Dorsey, Tommy Dorsey, Eddie Duchin, Duke Ellington, Shep Fields, Ella Fitzgerald, Jan Garber and His Orchestra, Judy Garland, Will Glahe, Benny Goodman, Glen Gray, Lionel Hampton, Erskine Hawkins, Horace Heidt, Woody Herman and His Orchestra, The Ink Spots, Harry James, Dick Jurgens, Hal Kemp, Gene Krupa, Kay Kyser, Guy Lombardo and His Royal Canadians, Glenn Miller, The Mills Brothers, Russ Morgan, Ozzie Nelson, Red Norvo, Dick Robertson, Artie Shaw and His Orchestra, Dick Todd, Fats Waller, Chick Webb, Lawrence Welk

Charts based on Billboard music charts.



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