Most covered song

Title Written by First release by Covers
1 Summertime George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin, DuBose Heyward Abbie Mitchell 1014
2 Stille Nacht! Heilige Nacht! Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber Joseph Mohr, Franz Gruber 967
3 Silent Night! Holy Night! John Freeman Young 597
4 Minuit, chrétiens Placide Cappeau, Adolphe Charles Adam Emily Laurey 549
5 A New Northern Dittye of the Lady Greene Sleeves [Traditional] 532
6 White Christmas Irving Berlin Bing Crosby & Martha Mears 495
7 Body and Soul Johnny Green, Robert Sour, Edward Heyman, Frank Eyton Ambrose and His Orchestra 481
8 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin Judy Garland 452
9 The Christmas Song Mel Tormé, Robert Wells The King Cole Trio 449
10 Adeste fideles John Francis Wade 389
11 Luther's Cradle Hymn James Murray, [Anonymous Author/Composer] 388
12 Cradle Song Charles Gabriel 387
13 O, Holy Night John Sullivan Dwight 378
14 God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen [Traditional] Meister Glee Singers 375
15 The First Nowell the Angel Did Say [Traditional] Tally-Ho! 373
16 St. Louis Blues W.C. Handy Prince's Band 368
17 Over the Rainbow Harold Arlen, Herbert Stothart, E.Y. Harburg Judy Garland 367
18 Jingle Bells James Pierpont Edison Male Quartette 352
19 Away in a Manger [Mueller] 341
20 Winter Wonderland Felix Bernard, Dick Smith Richard Himber & His Orchestra 337
21 Carol of the Drum Katherine Davis Trapp Family Singers 327
22 Les feuilles mortes Joseph Kosma, Jacques Prévert Yves Montand 318
23 Yesterday John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 305
24 I'll Be Home for Christmas Walter Kent, Kim Gannon Bing Crosby 303
25 Joy to the World Lowell Mason, Isaac Watts 301
26 O Come, O Come, Emmanuel [Traditional], John Mason Neale 301
27 Les anges dans nos campagnes [Traditional] 291
28 'Round Midnight Thelonious Monk, Cootie Williams Cootie Williams and his Orchestra 287
29 O Little Town of Bethlehem Lewis Redner, Phillips Brooks 287
30 My Funny Valentine Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Mitzi Green 285
31 We Three Kings John Henry Hopkins Jr. 278
32 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Charles Wesley, Felix Mendelssohn Waltham Abbey Choir 267
33 Love for Sale Cole Porter Kathryn Crawford, June Shafer, Ida Pearson and Stella Friend 267
34 Come Rain or Come Shine Johnny Mercer, Harold Arlen Ruby Hill, Harold Nicholas 265
35 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie Eddie Cantor 264
36 Sweet Georgia Brown Ben Bernie, Maceo Pinkard, Kenneth Casey Ben Bernie and His Hotel Roosevelt Orchestra 264
37 Eleanor Rigby John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 251
38 All the Things You Are Jerome Kern, Oscar Hammerstein II Hiram Sherman, Frances Mercer, Hollis Shaw, Ralph Stuart 248
39 New Britain [Traditional] 245
40 Silver Bells Ray Evans, Jay Livingston Bob Hope & Marilyn Maxwell 242
41 Study no. 23 Richard Storrs Willis 242
42 O Come, All Ye Faithful Frederick Oakeley 229
43 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne Vaughn Monroe and His Orchestra 229
44 Carol of the Drum Henry Onorati The Jack Halloran Singers 228
45 Little Drummer Boy Harry Simeone The Harry Simeone Chorale 226
46 Unchained Melody Hy Zaret, Alex North Todd Duncan 223
47 Georgia on My Mind Hoagy Carmichael, Stuart Gorrell Hoagy Carmichael and His Orchestra 216
48 What Child Is This? William Chatterton Dix 215
49 Stardust Hoagy Carmichael Hoagy Carmichael & His Pals 213
50 Willow Weep For Me Ann Ronell Ted FioRito & His Orchestra 202
51 Fever Eddie Cooley, Otis Blackwell Little Willie John 200
52 Romance Jean-Paul Egide Martini Monsieur Fernand 194
53 Plaisir d'amour ne dure qu'un moment... Jean-Pierre Claris de Florian 194
54 Caravan Duke Ellington, Juan Tizol Barney Bigard and His Jazzopators 194
55 Nos Galan [Traditional] 193
56 Night and Day Cole Porter Fred Astaire 192
57 Honeysuckle Rose Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Bert Stock and His Orchestra 187
58 Cry Me a River Arthur Hamilton Julie London 186
59 Enjoy the Silence Martin Gore Depeche Mode 186
60 Aura Lee George Poulton, W.W. Fosdick Frances Farmer 186
61 Щедрик {Schedrik} Микола Леонтович Ukrainian National Chorus 185
62 Moon River Henry Mancini, Johnny Mercer Henry Mancini His Orchestra and Chorus 185
63 Someone to Watch Over Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Gertrude Lawrence 184
64 Ain't Misbehavin' Harry Brooks, Fats Waller, Andy Razaf Margaret Simms & Paul Bass 183
65 Blue Christmas Jay W. Johnson, Billy Hayes Doye O'Dell 181
66 The Man I Love George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Fred & Adele Astaire 180
67 As Time Goes By Herman Hupfeld Frances Williams 179
68 Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer Johnny Marks Gene Autry and The Pinafores with Orchestral Accompaniment 179
69 Love Is Here to Stay George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Kenny Baker 178
70 Theme From One Minute to Zero Victor Young Victor Young 177
71 Embraceable You George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Allan Kearns 176
72 Bridge Over Troubled Water Paul Simon Simon and Garfunkel 175
73 Yesterdays Jerome Kern, Otto Harbach Fay Templeton 175
74 Stella by Starlight Victor Young Victor Young and His Orchestra 175
75 It Had to Be You Gus Kahn, Isham Jones The Ambassadors [2] 174
76 Londonderry Air [Traditional] 174
77 Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be?) Roger Ramirez, Jimmy Davis, Jimmy Sherman Billie Holiday 174
78 But Not for Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Ginger Rogers & Willie Howard 172
79 Love Me Tender Elvis Presley, Ken Darby Elvis Presley 171
80 Imagine John Lennon John Lennon 169
81 The Way You Look Tonight Jerome Kern, Dorothy Fields Fred Astaire 168
82 In Other Words Bart Howard Felicia Sanders 166
83 The Look of Love Burt Bacharach Stan Getz 164
84 The Bad in Every Man Richard Rodgers, Lorenz Hart Shirley Ross 162
85 New Britain John Newton 161
86 The Shadow of Your Smile Johnny Mandel, Paul Francis Webster Johnny Mandel 161
87 Can't Help Falling in Love Hugo Peretti, Luigi Creatore, George David Weiss Elvis Presley with The Jordanaires 160
88 Sunny Bobby Hebb Mieko Hirota 160
89 What a Wonderful World George David Weiss, Bob Thiele Louis Armstrong 160
90 My Favorite Things Oscar Hammerstein II, Richard Rodgers Mary Martin, Patricia Neway 159
91 On the Sunny Side of the Street Dorothy Fields, Jimmy McHugh Harry Richman 158
92 God Bless the Child Billie Holiday, Arthur Herzog Jr. Billie Holiday 157
93 And I Love Her John Lennon, Paul McCartney The Beatles 156
94 The Rising Sun Blues [Traditional] Ashley and Foster 156
95 Skylark Hoagy Carmichael, Johnny Mercer Gene Krupa & his Orchestra 155
96 Comme d'habitude Claude François, Jacques Revaux, Gilles Thibault Claude François 154
97 You Don't Know What Love Is Gene de Paul, Don Raye Carol Bruce 153
98 What Is This Thing Called Love? Cole Porter Elsie Carlisle 153
99 I Can't Get Started Ira Gershwin, Vernon Duke Bob Hope 152
100 They Can't Take That Away From Me George Gershwin, Ira Gershwin Fred Astaire 152