US number one songs in 1947

What songs were number one in 1947? This is the full list of the US number one songs from the year 1947. There were a total of 12 US #1 tracks in the year 1947 starting with The Old Lamp-Lighter by Sammy Kaye which went to #1 on 28th December, 1946 and remained at the top spot for 7 weeks.

The US song that was number one for the longest single run in 1947 was Near You by Francis Craig which went to number one on 20th September, 1947 and stayed at the top slot for 12 weeks.

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