Song title 124 - Goodnight, Irene

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Goodnight, Irene Region Profile

This page lists the chart runs for songs called "Goodnight, Irene" in order of success. This list combines cover versions and distinct songs that happen to share the same title.

# Artist Song Title Year Chart Entries
1 Gordon Jenkins & The Weavers Goodnight, Irene 1950 US Billboard 1 - Jul 1950 (25 weeks), US 1940s 1 - Jul 1950 (23 weeks), US 1 for 13 weeks - Aug 1950, UK Sheet Music 1 for 4 weeks - Oct 1950, UK 40s Sheet Music 1 - Sep 1950 (21 weeks), US CashBox 1 - Jul 1950 (27 weeks), Australia 1 for 6 weeks - Dec 1950, Grammy Hall of Fame in 2006 (1950), DZE 2 of 1950, US invalid BB 9 of 1950, POP 11 of 1950, DDD 16 of 1950, Your Hit Parade 17 of 1950, Acclaimed 1713 (1950), RYM 28 of 1948, Guardian Folk/ World 20, one of the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame 500
2 Leadbelly Goodnight, Irene 1936 Grammy Hall of Fame in 2002 (1936), Library of Congress artifact added 2003 (1933), DDD 4 of 1943, Music Imprint 12 of 1930s, RIAA 163, Acclaimed 885 (1936), RYM 2 of 1943
3 Frank Sinatra Goodnight, Irene 1950 US CashBox 1 - Jul 1950 (26 weeks), Radio Luxembourg sheet music 1 for 4 weeks - Oct 1950, US Billboard 5 - Aug 1950 (12 weeks), US 1940s 12 - Aug 1950 (5 weeks), RYM 33 of 1950
4 Jo Stafford Goodnight, Irene 1950 Radio Luxembourg sheet music 1 for 4 weeks - Oct 1950, US Billboard 9 - Aug 1950 (7 weeks)
5 Red Foley & Ernest Tubb Goodnight, Irene 1950 US Billboard 10 - Aug 1950 (10 weeks)
6 Dennis Day Goodnight, Irene 1950 US Billboard 17 - Aug 1950 (8 weeks)
7 Alexander Brothers Goodnight, Irene 1950 US Billboard 26 - Sep 1950 (1 week)
8 Billy Williams Quartet Goodnight, Irene 1959 US Billboard 75 - Apr 1959 (1 week)
9 Jerry Reed Goodnight, Irene 1962 US Billboard 79 - Jun 1962 (5 weeks)

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19 Sep 2014

#1 & #6 - Goodnight Irene

These are the same recording. Should move this up a couple of spots.


28 Jan 2013

Good Night Irene

You and Frank !!