Jingle Bells, Jingle Bells, Jingle all the way, let’s go over the best Christmas music that cheers up the holidays! The holiday season is almost here, and what is the best way to infuse your celebrations with warmth and cheer than through the magic of Christmas music? We’ve curated a collection of timeless classics and modern gems that will create the perfect festive vibes. So, let’s take a sleigh ride to explore the fantastic holiday tunes that will make you sing along and spread the holiday spirit.
Top Christmas Music
Here are the top Christmas music that people love to enjoy and sing together.
- ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ by Mariah Carey
- ‘Fairytale of New York’ by The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl
- ‘Last Christmas’ by Wham!
- ‘White Christmas’ by Bing Crosby
- ‘Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)’ by Darlene Love
- ‘Feliz Navidad’ by José Feliciano
- ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ By Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong
- ‘Stay Another Day’ by East 17
- ‘Santa Claus is Coming to Town’ by the Jackson 5
- ‘Child’s Christmas in Wales’ by John Cale
Let’s discuss this Christmas music in detail.
‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’ by Mariah Carey
A Christmas playlist would be incomplete without Maria Carey’s timeless hit. Its catchy melody and heart-touching lyrics make it classic music that captures the essence of love and togetherness during the holiday season.
‘Fairytale of New York’ by The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl
Transport yourself to the bustling streets of New York with the ‘Fairytale of New York’ touching song. The Pogues and Kirst MacColl’s collaboration creates an atmosphere of love. Along with this, longing is also wrapped in a musical narrative that resonates with the charm of a classic Christmas song.
‘Last Christmas’ by Wham!
Wham!’s ‘Last Christmas’ has become interchangeable with the holiday season. Its upbeat tempo and relatable lyrics about heartbreak and hope make it an annual favourite for those looking to dance their way into the festive spirit.
‘White Christmas’ by Bing Crosby
Bing Crosby’s smooth voice singing about a white Christmas is a nostalgic trip back in time. This timeless classic paints a picture of a winter wonderland, stimulating the dream of a dramatic Christmas day.
‘Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)’ by Darlene Love
Darlene Love’s soulful version brings an emotional depth to Christmas music. The longing for loved ones and the desire for a joyful reunion are beautifully expressed in this heartfelt track.
Feliz Navidad by José Feliciano
Mix Latin flair into your holiday celebrations with José Feliciano’s ‘Feliz Navidad.’ This bilingual song is a festive blend of joy and cultural diversity, inviting everyone to join in the celebration.
‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ By Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong
Ella Fitzgerald and Louis Armstrong’s version of ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’ is a playful and charming duet that perfectly captures the cozy feeling of winter nights. Their chemistry adds a touch of sophistication to this classic.
‘Stay Another Day’ by East 17
East 17’s ‘Stay Another Day’ brings a pop-rock edge to Christmas music. With its emotional lyrics and powerful melody, this song stands out as a modern classic that captures the complexity of emotions during the holiday season.
‘Santa Claus is Coming to Town’ by the Jackson 5
The Jackson 5’s energetic and youthful variation on ‘Santa Claus is Coming to Town’ is bound to get the whole family dancing. This Motown-infused song is a joyful reminder of the anticipation that surrounds Christmas.
‘Child’s Christmas in Wales’ by John Cale
John Cale’s ‘Child’s Christmas in Wales’ offers a lyrical and reflective journey through the memories of a Christmas past. The delicate instrumentation and thoughtful lyrics make this song a reflective addition to your playlist.
Here is all-time favourite Christmas music playlist:
- Please Santa Please
- DJ Play A Christmas Song
- O Holy Night
- Night Before Christmas
- Dear Santa
- The Christmas Song
- Swing On Down To Texas
- It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas
“Please Santa Please”
Let’s begin our festive playlist with a heartfelt request for Santa. This catchy tune captures the anticipation and excitement of waiting for that special gift. Its upbeat melody and cheerful lyrics make it a perfect addition to any Christmas gathering.
“DJ Play A Christmas Song”
Prepare to get on the dance floor with this upbeat track that suggests the DJ to spin Christmas magic. Its energizing sound and rhythmic beats will have everyone dancing and spreading the holiday cheer.
“O Holy Night”
For those quiet, reflective moments, “O Holy Night” offers a soulful version of a timeless classic. The hauntingly beautiful vocals and orchestral arrangement create a peaceful atmosphere, perfect for entertaining the deeper meaning of Christmas.
This enchanting song captures the enchantment and wonder of Christmas Eve. With catchy lyrics and a melody that twinkles like stars in the night sky, it’s a musical journey through the anticipation and magic of the night before Christmas.
In the spirit of childhood innocence and the timeless tradition of writing letters to Santa, this song is a charming reminder of the magic surrounding us during the holiday season. The lyrics convey the hopes and dreams of children and the joy of believing in something magical.
“The Christmas Song”
With its cozy, fireside vibes, “The Christmas Song” is a melodic journey through the season’s sights, sounds, and scents. This timeless track beautifully captures the essence of a classic Christmas celebration.
“Swing On Down To Texas”
Inject a bit of Southern charm into your holiday playlist with this Texas-infused Christmas song. Its toe-tapping rhythm and playful lyrics transport listeners to a lively and spirited holiday celebration.
“It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas”
This song captures the joy and excitement that fills the air as the holiday season transforms the world into a winter wonderland.
Including these classic songs in your Christmas celebrations will make the season more festive. Whether you are sipping hot cocoa by the fireplace, decorating the tree, or giving gifts, these tunes will create a soundtrack that captures the warmth and joy of the season.
Celebrate the magic of Christmas music in our hearts and homes, make long-lasting memories, and share these songs with loved ones to keep the holiday spirit alive. These holiday classics’ music, love, and timeless delight fill your holidays.
- Which is the top Christmas music?
Ans. These are the most popular Christmas songs people enjoy listening to.
- ‘All I Want For Christmas Is You’
- ‘Fairytale of New York’
- ‘Last Christmas’
- ‘White Christmas’
- ‘Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)’
- ‘Feliz Navidad’
- ‘Baby, It’s Cold Outside’
- ‘Santa Claus is Coming to Town’
- ‘Stay Another Day’
- ‘Child’s Christmas in Wales’
- Which is the biggest Christmas hit song?
Ans. “White Christmas” by Crosby is Christmas’s biggest hit song. According to the Guinness Book of World Records, it is not only the best-selling Christmas/holiday single in the US but also the best-selling single of all time, with anticipated sales of over 50 million copies worldwide.