Christmas holiday songs

December 20, 2011 10:49 am 2 comments Views: 103

Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, a period when we share good thoughts, exchange gifts and listen to great, inspiring music that expresses the joy of Christmas. From popular, famous Christmas songs to new songs or remixes, famous Christmas movies soundtracks,  we propose you to forget about everyday cares and embrace the spirit of the holiday.

Mariah Carey Christmas songs

Around Christmas tree or while preparing sweets for the holiday, you can always relax and listen to your favorite Christmas songs and carols.

Every country that celebrates Christmas has its own songs and carols for this important holiday, some of them dating back few centuries.  Some of these songs are traditional or religious songs and their lyrics talk about Santa Claus bringing presents for the children, the Christmas trees, the jingle bells.

The best Christmas songs

Alvin Stardust – Son near to Christmas
Boney M. – Oh Christmas tree
Boney M. – White Christmas
Brenda Lee – Rockin’ around the Christmas tree
Bruce Springsteen – Santa Claus is comin’ to town
Burl Ives – A holly jolly Christmas
Cascada – Last Christmas
Celine Dion – Don’t save it all for Christmas day
Charlie Daniels – Santa Claus is coming to town
Chris Rea – Driving home for Christmas
Die toten hosen – I wish it could be Christmas every day
Elvis Presley – Blue Christmas
Frank Sinatra – Let it snow! Let it snow! Let it snow!
George Michael – Last Christmas
John Sloman – Have yourself a merry little Christmas
Mariah Carey – All i want for Christmas is you
Mariah Carey – Christmas
Modern Talking – It’s Christmas
Pat Boone – Winter Wonderland
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer
Shakin Stevens – Merry christmas everyone
Vonda Shepard – Please come home for Christmas
Wham – Last Christmas

Carols are often about the birth of baby Jesus and recreate in their lyrics the place and scene of birth with biblical motifs. The differences between cultures and religions do not really matter so we can listen to all kind of Christmas songs, as long as we celebrate the great spirit of the holiday. Below you can find a list of one of the most popular songs for Christmas all times. Enjoy!

2 Comments

  • Great article, as usually! Thank you for this list of songs. I would only add Mariah Carey – Oh Holy Night, my favourite one! May you all have a Merry Christmas!

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