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. Select a year to see the list of most popular hit songs.

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« 1957 1958 1959 »
Position  Artist Song Title
« 1957 1958 1959 »
1 Domenico Modugno Volare (Nel Blu Dipinto Di Blu)
2 Everly Brothers All I Have to Do Is Dream / Claudette
3 Elvis Presley Don't / I Beg of You
4 David Seville Witch Doctor
5 Perez Prado Patricia
6 Billy Vaughn Sail Along Silvery Moon / Raunchy
7 Perry Como Catch a Falling Star / Magic Moments
8 Champs Tequila
9 Tommy Edwards It's All in the Game
10 Dean Martin Return to Me
11 Conway Twitty It's Only Make Believe
12 Sheb Wooley The Purple People Eater
13 Everly Brothers Bird Dog / Devoted to You
14 Silhouettes Get a Job
15 Elegants Little Star
16 Ricky Nelson Stood up / Waitin' in School
17 Laurie London He's Got the Whole World in His Hands
18 Platters Twilight Time
19 Jimmie Rodgers Secretly
20 Danny and The Juniors At the Hop
21 Coasters Yakety Yak
22 Elvis Presley Wear My Ring Around Your Neck / Doncha' Think It's Time
23 Ricky Nelson Poor Little Fool
24 Pat Boone Wonderful Time up There / It's Too Soon to Know
25 Jimmy Clanton Just a Dream
26 McGuire Sisters Sugartime
27 Bobby Day Rockin Robbin / Over and Over
28 Kingston Trio Tom Dooley
29 Chuck Berry Sweet Little Sixteen
30 Cozy Cole Topsy II / Topsy I
31 Nat King Cole Looking Back / Do I Like It
32 Monotones Book of Love
33 Tommy Dorsey Orch. and Warren Covington Tea for Two Cha Cha
34 Little Anthony and The Imperials Tears on My Pillow
35 Royal Teens Short Shorts
36 Jerry Lee Lewis Great Balls of Fire
37 Chordettes Lollipop
38 Bobby Darin Splish Splash
39 Connie Francis Who's Sorry Now
40 Jack Scott My True Love / Leroy
41 Jody Reynolds Endles Sleep
42 Bobby Freeman Do You Want to Dance?
43 Kalin Twins When
44 Teddy Bears To Know Him Is to Love Him
45 Pat Boone April Love
46 Duane Eddy Rebel-'Rouser
47 Crescendos Oh Julie
48 Diamonds The Stroll
49 Elvis Presley Hard-Headed Woman / Don't Ask Me Why
50 Buddy Holly Peggy Sue
51 Don Gibson Oh Lonesome Me
52 The Big Bopper Chantilly Lace
53 Rick Nelson Lonesome Town
54 Frank Sinatra All the Way
55 Elvis Presley One Night
56 Robin Luke Susie Darlin'
57 Four Preps 26 Miles
58 Earl Grant The End
59 Jimmie Rodgers Kisses Sweeter Than Wine
60 Playmates Beep Beep (The Little Nash Rambler)
61 Mitch Miller March From the River Kwai and Colonel Bogey March
62 Everly Brothers Problems
63 Bobby Darin Queen of the Hop
64 Will Glahe Liechtensteiner Polka
65 Elvis Presley I Got Stung
66 Andy Williams Are You Sincere
67 Ricky Nelson I Got a Feeling
68 Poni Tails Born Too Late
69 Johnny Otis Show Willie and the Hand Jive
70 Four Preps Big Man
71 Crickets Oh Boy
72 Chuck Willis What Am I Living For
73 Chuck Berry Johnny B Goode
74 Eddie Cochran Summertime Blues
75 Roger Williams Near You
76 Peggy Lee Fever
77 Ed Townsend For Your Love
78 Paul Anka You Are My Destiny
79 Art and Dotty Todd Chanson D'Amour
80 Lou Monte Lazy Mary
81 Johnny Cash Ballad of a Teenage Queen
82 Pat Boone It's Too Soon to Know
83 Jimmy McCracklin The Walk
84 Perry Como Kewpie Doll
85 George Hamilton Iv Why Don't They Understand
86 Frankie Avalon Dede Dinah
87 Pat Boone Sugar Moon
88 Everly Brothers Devoted to You
89 Chantels Maybe
90 Kathy Linden Billy
91 Johnny Cash Guess Things Happen That Way
92 Olympics Western Movies
93 Roy Hamilton Don't Let Go
94 Hollywood Flames Buzz-Buzz-Buzz
95 Jerry Lee Lewis Breathless
96 Jan and Arnie Jennie Lee
97 Royaltones Poor Boy
98 Marty Robins The Story of My Life
99 Frankie Avalon I'll Wait for You
100 Frankie Avalon Ginger Bread