Best The Ink Spots Songs

Nothing like the Ink Spots! So warm and lovely and delicate. Nothing like The Ink Spots!

The Top Ten

1 I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire

Revitalized by an appearance in the video game "Fallout 3", "I Don't Want to Set the World on Fire" was the epitome of war era music, combining elements of war to describe the affection the singer feels for his lover.

It is such a beautiful song, so calming, so beautiful... I just want to fall into pleasant dreams when I hear this.

One of my personal favorite Ink Spots song to play on the piano!

"... I just want to start a flame in your heart."
Gorgeous. I love the Ink Spots.
To the anonymous creator of this list: if you like Dame Vera Lynn, why not vote on my, Top Ten Dame Vera Lynn Songs, if you fancy. - Britgirl

2 If I Didn't Care

Great song! - KRX

The sixth-best selling single of all time with 19 million sold copies, "If I Didn't Care" is what made The Ink Spots the powerhouse quartet that it became.

3 Who Wouldn't Love You?
4 We Three (My Echo, My Shadow & Me)

One of the best my mom loved this group

5 Someone's Rocking My Dreamboat
6 Maybe

Famous from the "Fallout" series, "Maybe" has seen a recent resurgence as a classic Doo Wop hit.

One of my favorite songs

Fallout 1, man

7 Street of Dreams
8 Whispering Grass (Don't Tell the Trees)
9 Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall / I'm Making Believe

A duet with Ella Fitzgerald, "Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall" and its B-side "I'm Making Believe" both used the combined star power of vocalist Bill Kenny and Fitzgerald to each reach the top of the US Pop Charts in 1944.

10 It's All Over But the Crying

I love this song I listen to it all the time it should be number two on the list

The Contenders

11 Swing High Swing Low
12 You Bring Me Down
13 My Prayer

The fourth true hit of The Ink Spots' young career, "My Prayer" made it up to #3 on the US Pop Charts in late 1939.

14 You're Breaking My Heart
15 Address Unknown

The B-side to "If I Didn't Care", "Address Unknown" also found itself on top of the US Pop Charts in 1939.

16 We Three

Great song!

A follow-up to the first wave of Ink Spots music, "We Three" rose to the top of the US Pop Charts a year after "If I Didn't Care"

17 The Gypsy

The first song to reach the top of the US Pop Charts after Jones' death and Watson's quitting, "The Gypsy" represented a new era of The Ink Spots with newcomers Herb Kenny, Bill Kenny's brother, and Billy Bowen.

18 To Each His Own

"To Each His Own" proved that the chart-topping "The Gypsy", done after Jones' death and Watson's departure, were no fluke, reaching the top of the charts itself in 1946.

19 Don't Get Around Much Anymore

A song later on covered by many famous singers such as Paul McCartney, The Ink Spots' version of this classic made it to #2 on the US Pop Charts in 1943.

20 When the Swallows Come Back to Capistrano
21 Do I Worry?
22 Memories of You
23 Bless You
24 Whispering Grass
25 Java Jive
26 Stop Pretending
27 Cow Cow Boogie
28 I'll Get By
29 Prisoner of Love
30 The Best Things In Life Are Free
31 Until the Real Thing Comes Along
32 This Is Worth Fighting For
33 My Greatest Mistake
34 I'm Gettin' Sentimental Over You
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