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List Rules Vote for your favorite Benny Goodman songs, not just singles and hits.

List of the top Benny Goodman songs, as voted on by big band fans like you. This poll includes all Benny Goodman hits, but true fans know there are other great songs to vote on besides the singles, though of course back in his day for the most part there was no such thing as an "album. Playable music clips - and sometimes videos - are included next to each track name, so if you haven't heard a song you can listen to it right here on this page. Is one of your favorite Benny Goodman songs missing from this poll? Add it to the list so it has a chance to rise to the top.

Top Benny Goodman songs include Down South Camp Meeting, Clarinet Quintet for 2 Violins, Viola & Cello in A major, K. 581 "Stadler Quintet": II. Larghetto and many more. If the order of this list bothers you, then show your knowledge of the big band era by creating your own version and re-ranking it. Simply click the "Rerank List" button and you can put the songs in whatever order you like.

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Sing, Sing, Sin Together Again!

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Don't Be the Way Goodnight My Love

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Jersey Bounce is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Benny Goodman Songs

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Limehouse Blues Ain't Misbehavin'

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Soft Lights and Sweet Music The Benny Goodman Yale Archives - Vol.1

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Broadway The Benny Goodman Yale Archives - Vol.1

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Diga Diga Doo The Benny Goodman Yale Archives - Vol.1

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Don't Blame Me The Benny Goodman Yale Archives - Vol.1

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Dearest Yale Recordings, Volume 10: The Original Benny Goodman Quartet

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Corn Silk Goodnight My Love

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Four Once More Yale Recordings, Volume 10: The Original Benny Goodman Quartet

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Love Sends a Little Gift of Roses Yale Recordings, Volume 10: The Original Benny Goodman Quartet

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September Song Yale Recordings, Volume 10: The Original Benny Goodman Quartet

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Lullaby in Rhythm The Benny Goodman Yale Archives - Vol.1

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Macedonia Lullaby The Benny Goodman Yale Archives - Vol.1

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Bernie's Tune Yale Recordings, Volume 10: The Original Benny Goodman Quartet

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Rosetta Swing Time

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Alone Together Ain't Misbehavin'

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Perfidia is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best Benny Goodman Songs
Perfidia Goodnight My Love

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All Star Strut is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best Benny Goodman Songs
All Star Strut Swing Time

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I've Got It Bad Ain't Misbehavin'

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Yours is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best Benny Goodman Songs
Yours Goodnight My Love

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A Smo-O-O-Th One Swing Time, Benny Goodman Combos

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All of Me Ain't Misbehavin'

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Ooooo-Oh Boom Swing Time

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Oh! Look at Me Now is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best Benny Goodman Songs
Oh! Look at Me Now Goodnight My Love

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You're Dangerous Goodnight My Love

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Pick Yourself Up is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best Benny Goodman Songs
Pick Yourself Up Swing Time

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I Would Do Most Anything for You Benny Goodman Today