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Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen (Traditional)

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AKANobody Knows De Trouble I See
Rank 538
Words and Music Traditional

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Year Rank Title
1930 1 “Body and Soul”
1939 2 “All the Things You Are”
1935 3 “Summertime”
1944 4 “'Round Midnight”
1935 5 “I Can't Get Started (with You)”
1937 6 “My Funny Valentine”
1942 7 “Lover Man (Oh, Where Can You Be)”
1930 8 “What Is This Thing Called Love?”
1933 9 “Yesterdays”
1946 10 “Stella by Starlight”

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Additional information for "Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen" may be found in:

Thomas S. Hischak
The Tin Pan Alley Song Encyclopedia
Greenwood Press
Hardcover: 552 pages

(1 paragraph including the following types of information: Broadway productions, history, performers and style discussion.)
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Year Rank Title
1896 282 “When the Saints Go Marching In”
Trad. 397 “Dark Eyes”
Trad. 403 “Greensleeves”
Trad. 430 “Dear Old Stockholm”
Trad. 478 “Swing Low, Sweet Chariot”
Trad. 514 “Frankie and Johnny”
Trad. 538 “Nobody Knows the Trouble I've Seen”
Trad. 649 “Danny Boy”
Trad. 651 “Deep River”
Trad. 729 “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”
Trad. 731 “Amazing Grace”
Trad. 781 “Just a Closer Walk with Thee”
Trad. 958 “Auld Lang Syne”

Joe Primrose and Traditional

Year Rank Title
1928 239 “St. James Infirmary”

Henry Thacker Burleigh and Traditional

Year Rank Title
1918 505 “Sometimes I feel Like a Motherless Child”

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