The National Endowment for the Arts and the Recording Industry Association selected the best songs of the 20th Century, a list of 365 songs. The list contains mainly oldies, and Elvis is not listed in the top.
1 Over the Rainbow - Judy Garland
2 White Christmas - Bing Crosby
3 This Land Is Your Land - Woody Guthrie
68 Don't Be Cruel/Hound Dog - Elvis Presley
87 Heartbreak Hotel - Elvis Presley