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1940's Music

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Artist LinkSongInfo
Al JolsonAnniversary Song1946, Jazz
Ames BrothersRag Mop1950, Pop
Art MooneyI’m Looking Over A Four-Leaf Clover1948, Big Band
Artie ShawFrenesi1940, Jazz
Artie ShawStardust1941, Big Band
Benny GoodmanJersey Bounce1942, Big Band
Benny Goodman And His OrchestraSymphony1946, Big Band
Billie HolidayGod Bless the Child1942, Jazz
Billie HolidayLover Man (Oh Where Can He Be)1945, Jazz
Bing CrosbyBe Careful It’s My Heart1942, Vocal
Bing CrosbyI Love You1944, Vocal
Bing CrosbyOnly Forever1940, Vocal
Bing CrosbySunday, Monday or Always1943, Vocal
Bing Crosby & The Andrew SistersAc-Cent-Tchu-Ate The Positive1944, Swing
Blue BarronCruising Down The River1949, Big Band
Bob Wills and His Texas PlayboysNew San Antonio Rose1940, Country
Buddy ClarkPeg O’ My Heart1947, Pop
Buddy Clark & Ray Noble & His OrchestraI’ll Dance At Your Wedding1947, Pop
Charlie Christian & Benny Goodman OrchestraSolo Flight1944, Big Band
Cliff EdwardsWhen You Wish Upon A Star1940, Vocal
Coleman HawkinsBody and Soul1939, Jazz
Dick HaymesI’ll Get By (As Long as I Have You)1940, Vocal
Dinah ShoreButtons And Bows1949, Pop
Dinah ShoreDear Hearts And Gentle People1949, Pop
Dinah ShoreDoin’ What Comes Natur’lly1946, Pop
Dinah ShoreI’ll Walk Alone1944, Pop
Dizzy GillespieA Night in Tunisia1942, Jazz
Dizzy GillespieGroovin’ High1945, Jazz
Django Reinhardt & Stéphane GrappelliNuages1940, Jazz
Dooley WilsonAs Time Goes By1942, Vocal
Doris DayAgain1949, Vocal
Duke EllingtonBlack, Brown and Beige1943, Jazz
Duke EllingtonIn a Sentimental Mood1935, Jazz
Duke EllingtonTake The ‘A’ Train1941, Jazz
Earl ScruggsFoggy Mountain Breakdown1949, Bluegrass
Edith PiafLa Vie En Rose1947, Pop
Ella Fitzgerald and The Ink SpotsI’m Making Believe1944, Jazz
Ezio PinzaSome Enchanted Evening1949, Vocal
Francis Craig OrchestraNear You1947, Country
Frank SinatraDay By Day1946, Pop
Frank SinatraFive Minutes More1946, Pop
Frank SinatraOh! What It Seemed To Be1946, Pop
Frank Sinatra & Tommy Dorsey and His OrchestraI’ll Be Seeing You1940, Jazz
Frank Sinatra & Tommy Dorsey and His OrchestraIn The Blue of Evening1940, Jazz
Glenn MillerChattanooga Choo Choo1941, Big Band
Glenn MillerIn The Mood1939, Big Band
Glenn MillerString Of Pearls1941, Big Band
Glenn MillerPennsylvania 6-50001940, Big Band
Glenn MillerTuxedo Junction1940, Big Band
Glenn Miller OrchestraDon’t Sit Under The Apple Tree (With Anyone Else But Me)1942, Big Band
Glenn Miller OrchestraElmer’s Tune1941, Big Band
Glenn Miller OrchestraImagination1940, Big Band
Glenn Miller OrchestraJukebox Saturday Night1941, Big Band
Glenn Miller OrchestraMoonlight Cocktail1942, Big Band
Guy LombardoAuld Lang Syne1928, Big Band
Harry JamesI’ve Heard That Song Before1943, Big Band
Harry JamesSleepy Lagoon1942, Big Band
Harry James And His OrchestraYou Made Me Love You (I Didn’t Want To Do It)1941, Big Band
Harry James OrchestraI’m Beginning To See The Light1945, Big Band
James BaskettZip-a-Dee-Doo-Dah1946, Vocal
Jimmy DorseyAmapola (Pretty Little Poppy)1941, Big Band
Jimmy DorseyBesame Mucho (Kiss Me Much)1944, Big Band
Jimmy DorseyGreen Eyes1941, Big Band
Jimmy DorseyMaria Elena1941, Big Band
Jimmy DorseyThe Breeze And I1940, Big Band
John Lee HookerBoogie Chillen’1948, Blues
Kay Kyser And His OrchestraJingle, Jangle, Jingle1942, Big Band
Les BrownMy Dreams Are Getting Better All the Time1945, Big Band
Les Brown And His OrchestraI’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm1946, Big Band
Les Brown BandSentimental Journey1944, Big Band
Lionel HamptonFlying Home1942, Big Band
Louis Jordan & His Tympany FiveIs You Is Or Is You Ain’t (My Baby)1944, R&B
Louis Jordan & His Tympany FiveCaldonia1945, Blues
Louis Jordan & His Tympany FiveG.I. Jive1944, Blues
Margaret WhitingA Tree In The Meadow1948, Jazz
Margaret Whiting & Johnny MercerBaby, It’s Cold Outside1949, Jazz
Nat King ColeGet Your Kicks On Route 661946, R&B
Nat King ColeI Love You For Sentimental Reasons1946, R&B
Nat King ColeNature Boy1948, R&B
Pee Wee HuntTwelfth Street Rag1948, Big Band
Perry ComoPrisoner Of Love1946, Pop
Perry ComoTill The End Of Time1945, Pop
Red FoleyChattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy1950, Country
Rita HayworthDearly Beloved1942, Pop
Sammy KayeDaddy1941, Big Band
Sammy KayeThat’s My Desire1946, Big Band
Sammy KayeThe Old Lamp-Lighter1946, Big Band
Stan KentonArtistry in Rhythm1946, Big Band
The Andrews SistersBoogie Woogie Bugle Boy1941, Swing
The Andrews SistersI Can Dream, Can’t I?1949, Swing
The Andrews SistersRum And Coca-Cola1945, Calypso
The Ink SpotsI Don’t Want To Set The World On Fire1941, R&B
The Mills BrothersPaper Doll1943, Jazz
Thelonious Monk‘Round Midnight1944, Jazz
Tommy DorseyI’ll Never Smile Again1940, Big Band
Tommy DorseyOpus One1944, Big Band
Vaughn MonroeBallerina1947, Big Band
Vaughn MonroeThere! I’ve Said It Again1945, Big Band
Woody GuthrieThis Land Is Your Land1940, Folk
Wynonie HarrisGood Rockin’ Tonight1948, Blues
Xavier Cugat & His OrchestraAmor1940's, Big Band
Xavier Cugat & His OrchestraBrazil1940's, Big Band