Count down our 50 favourite Christmas songs
From Wham! Looks like no one wanted coal in their stocking! Perry channels Marilyn Monroe in the video for her Christmas tune, dancing in a glass of eggnog and getting a massage from Rudolph. Originally a song recorded to raise awareness and funds for a famine in Ethiopia, the song brought together talent like Bono, Phil Collins and Boy George, and quickly became a classic. What a time it was for Christmas bops in the early s!
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Never has a holiday season demanded upbeat Christmas music more than this one, but to be honest? After many many years worth of Decembers, the classics are getting a little old. There's definitely a time and a place for Brenda Lee's "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree," but sometimes, modern Christmas songs are exactly what we're looking for. There are few things better than combining Taylor Swift and Christmas, right? Below are perfect, poppy Christmas songs that will make a fun addition to any holiday playlist.
Decorative trees, gift-giving, all out brawls at the dinner table—sound familiar? But who could forget another iconic tradition associated with this celebratory time of year: Christmas music. Not only does a great Christmas pop song set the mood, it also makes you excited about the holiday season, even if it entails a six-hour flight, a crowded airport, or staying at home on your own on the 25th which, in pandemic times, is likely more common than ever. From classics songs by '80s pop duo Wham! Below, 25 of the best Christmas pop songs of all time to get you in the holiday spirit.