Every December Billboard publishes a chart listing the year's top songs based on their cumulative chart performance in the United States. The number of songs listed on the chart varied in the early years before becoming a top 100 chart in 1956. View a list of the top 30 hit songs in the US in 1952 and listen to a short countdown medley of the top 25 below.

Number One Song of 1952 Go to year: 
Play a medleyPlay a countdown medley of the top 25 songs of the year  Length: 2:10

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Position  Artist Song Title
« 1951 1952 1953 »
1 Leroy Anderson Blue Tango
2 Kay Starr Wheel Of Fortune
3 Johnnie Ray Cry
4 Jo Stafford You Belong To Me
5 Vera Lynn Auf Wiederseh'n, Sweetheart
6 Rosemary Clooney Half As Much
7 Eddie Fisher and Hugo Winterhalter Wish You Were Here
8 Patti Page I Went To Your Wedding
9 Al Martino Here In My Heart
10 Percy Faith Delicado
11 Georgia Gibbs Kiss Of Fire
12 Eddie Fisher and Hugo Winterhalter Anytime
13 Four Aces Tell Me Why
14 Ella Mae Morse Blacksmith Blues
15 Jo Stafford Jambalaya
16 Rosemary Clooney Botch-a-me
17 Doris Day A Guy Is A Guy
18 Johnnie Ray The Little White Cloud That Cried
19 Frankie Laine High Noon
20 Eddie Fisher and Hugo Winterhalter I'm Yours
21 Mills Brothers Glow Worm
22 Johnny Standley It's In The Book
23 Pee Wee King Slow Poke
24 Johnnie Ray Walkin' My Baby Back Home
25 Les Paul Meet Mr. Callaghan
26 Don Cornell I'm Yours
27 Don Cornell I'll Walk Alone
28 Eddie Fisher and Hugo Winterhalter Tell Me Why
29 Hilltoppers Trying
30 Johnnie Ray Please, Mr. Sun