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Songs for Christmas Parties







Traditional Christmas songs have remained popular year after year and are heard in many public places throughout December. Many popular Christmas songs are hundreds of years old. Some of the most popular recordings came out in the 1930s and 1940s. "White Christmas" by Bing Crosby is not only the most popular Christmas song in pop music history, it is the best selling single of all time.

Here's a short list of some of the most popular Christmas cover songs of all time:

The Nutcracker (Tchaikovsky)
White Christmas
The Christmas Song
Jingle Bells
Santa Claus is Comin' To Town
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Winter Wonderland
Silent Night
Frosty the Snowman
The Little Drummer Boy
Deck the Halls
12 Days of Christmas
Sleigh Ride
Joy To The World
The First Noel
We Wish You a Merry Christmas
Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!

This long list covers the most popular Christmas recordings of all time

White Christmas by Bing Crosby
The Christmas Song by Nat King Cole, also Mel Torme (songwriter)
Jingle Bells by The Andrews Sisters
Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer by Gene Autry
Frosty The Snowman by Burl Ives
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town by Bruce Springsteen
Feliz Navidad by Jose Feliciano
Grandma Got Run Over By a Reindeer by Elmo & Patsy
Wonderful Christmastime by Paul McCartney
Please Come Home For Christmas by The Eagles
Do They Know It's Christmas by Band Aid
Happy Christmas (War Is Over) by John Lennon
Last Christmas by Wham
Jingle Bell Rock by Bobby Helms
Blue Christmas by Elvis Presley
Last Christmas by Wham
Jingle Bells by Frank Sinatra
The Little Drummer Boy by Stevie Wonder
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen by Frank Sinatra
You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch by Thurl Ravenscoft
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas by Frank Sinatra
We Wish You a Merry Christmas by the John Denver and the Muppets
Winter Wonderland by Eurythmics
Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow by Dean Martin
Silent Night by Michael Buble
Step Into Christmas by Elton John
Jingle Bells by Ella Fitzgerald
O Christmas Tree by Tony Bennett
Nutcracker Suite by Trans-Siberian Orchestra
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas by Frank Sinatra
Deck the Halls by Manheim Steamroller
Jingle Bells by The Singing Dogs
A Holly Jolly Christmas by Burl Ives
Sleigh Ride by Ella Fitzgerald
Christmas in Hollis by Run-D.M.C.
Same Old Lang Syne by Dan Fogelberg
A Holly Jolly Christmas by Alan Jackson
We Three Kings by Patti Smith
Silent Night by Enya
Ave Maria by Eleven & Chris Cornell
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing by Carrie Underwood
Joy To The World by Manheim Steamroller
We Three Kings by Manheim Steamroller
Peace On Earth/The Little Drummer Boy by David Bowie and Bing Crosby
Christmas Wrapping by The Waitresses
2000 Miles by The Pretenders
Nutcracker Suite by Brian Setzer Orchestra
Silent Night by Mariah Carey
Run Rudolph Run by Chuck Berry, also Sheryl Crow
It Came Upon The Midnight Clear by Johnny Mathis
Noel a Paris by Jean-Luc Ichard
Away In a Manger by Nat King Cole
Here Comes Santa Claus by Elvis Presley
Twelve Days of Christmas by Bob & Doug McKenzie
O Christmas Tree by Aretha Franklin
Ave Marie by Aaron Neville
Greensleeves by Ray Conniff Singers
It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year by Harry Connick, Jr., also Chicago
Sleigh Ride by The Ronettes
'Twas The Night Before Christmas by Harry Simeone
Twelve Days of Christmas by Burl Ives
O Come All Ye Faithful by Luther Vandross
Have a Holly Jolly Christmas by Harry Connick, Jr.
Silver Bells by Bing Crosby & Carole Richards
Frosty the Snowman by The Beach Boys
Christmastime by Aimee Mann
What Christmas Means To Me by Anna Gordy Gaye, Allen Story and George Gordy
Carol of the Bells by Pentatonix
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus by The Jackson 5, also John Mellencamp
It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas by Bing Crosby, also Michael Buble
Jingle Bells by Harry Connick, Jr.
Nuttin' For Christmas by Spike Jones
I'll Be Home For Christmas by Bing Crosby
Christmas Medley by Salsoul Orchestra
Go Tell It On The Mountain by Garth Brooks
Away In a Manger by Manheim Steamroller
Winter Wonderland by Ringo Starr
The Chipmunk Song by The Chipmunks (Christmas Don't Be Late)
Do You Hear What I Hear by Bing Crosby, also Carrie Underwood
You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch by Brian Setzer Orchestra
Silent Night by Taylor Swift
Oi To The World by No Doubt
The Night Before Christmas by Carly Simon
Twelve Days of Christmas by Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters
Little Saint Nick by The Beach Boys
O Come All Ye Faithful by Faith Hill
Here Comes Santa Claus by Gene Autry
Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree by Brenda Lee
Joy To The World by Nat King Cole
O Little Town of Bethlehem by Elvis Presley
River by Joni Mitchell
We Three Kings by Dolly Parton
Merry Christmas Baby by Otis Redding, also Bruce Springsteen, Christina Aguilera
Santa Baby by Eartha Kitt, also Everclear, Taylor Swift
Nuttin' For Christmas by Sugarland
Jingle Bells by Diana Krall
Mistletoe by Colbie Caillat
All I Want For Christmas Is You by Mariah Carey
Have a Holly Jolly Christmas by Johnny Mathis
O Christmas Tree by Chicago
Santa Bring My Baby Back (to Me) by Elvis Presley
Away In a Manger by Martina McBride
Sleigh Ride by Diana Krall & The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra
The First Noel by Elvis Presley
Fairytale of New York by The Pogues featuring Kirsty MacColl
Father Christmas by The Kinks
'Twas The Night Before Christmas by Peter, Paul & Mary
Joy To The World by The Supremes
(There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays by Perry Como, also The Carpenters
Christmas All Over Again by Tom Petty
Baby, It's Cold Outside by Lady Antebellum
Let Me Sleep (It's Christmas Time) by Pearl Jam
Dance of the Sugar Plum Fairy by Pentatonix
A Christmas Song by Jethro Tull
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear by The Carpenters
Don't Believe In Christmas by Pearl Jam
Silent Night by Justin Bieber
Back Door Santa by Clarence Carter
You're a Mean One, Mr. Grinch by Jim Carey
Put One Foot In Front of the Other by Ether Park
Silver Bells by Martina McBride
December by Norah Jones
O Little Town of Bethlehem by Sarah McLachlan
Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) by Mariah Carey
Silent Night by Josh Groban
O Tannenbaum by Nat "King" Cole
The First Noel by 'NSYNC
Gabriel's Message by Charles Bordes and Sabine Baring-Gould
We Three Kings by Patti Smith
The Happiest Christmas Tree by Nat "King" Cole
No Presents For Christmas by King Diamond
If Every Day Was Like Christmas by Elvis Presley
Away In a Manger by Andy Williams
Merry Christmas Darling by The Carpenters
Christmas Time Again by Nuno Bettencourt and Gary Cherone
O Little Town of Bethlehem by Elvis Presley
Where Are You Christmas by Faith Hill
Merry Xmas, Baby (Please Don't Die) by Dum Dum Girls
Cool Yule by Louis Armstrong with the Commanders
Silent Night by Stevie Nicks
Miss You Most (At Christmas Time) by Mariah Carey
12 Days of Christmas by John Denver
Christmastime by Smashing Pumpkins
Candy Cane Christmas by Darius Rucker
Christmas Waltz by The Carpenters
I Saw Three Ships by Nat "King" Cole
Mary, Did You Know? by Pentatonix
Christmas In The City by Mary J. Blige
Peace in the Valley by Elvis Presley
The First Noel by Andy Williams
We Three Kings by Harry Connick, Jr.
A Marshmellow World by Dean Martin
Silent Night by The Temptations
Christmastime by Smashing Pumpkins
Peace on Earth by Paul Venable
Christmas Time in the City by Black Cherry











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