Were you in chorus in school? What song did do you or someone you know always sit down and play because they learned a few notes?
Although these pieces may be overplayed, it is not to say that you should not play them. They are the basics and foundation and what’s a musical education if you haven’t experienced playing any of these pieces?
If you ever took piano lessons I guarantee you have learned many of these songs. They are a staple of music education.
From your school music rooms to weddings, funerals and concerts. These are the most played - or overplayed - songs on the piano.