Have you been listening to Christmas music lately? If so, which songs or artists? Can you suggest...?

...something a little unusual or offbeat?

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Yes, I'm actually asking a question for the 1st time in 2 years.

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  • 1 decade ago
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    Hi yes i have and here are some of my favorites, 1."The Christmas Song" (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) — Mel Tormé, Robert Wells

    2."Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" — Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie

    3."Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" — Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin

    4."Winter Wonderland" - Felix Bernard, Richard B. Smith

    5."White Christmas" — Irving Berlin

    6."Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!" — Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne

    7."Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" — Johnny Marks

    8."Jingle Bell Rock" — Joseph Carleton Beal, James Ross Boothe

    9."I'll Be Home for Christmas" — Walter Kent, Kim Gannon, Buck Ram

    10."Little Drummer Boy" — Katherine K. Davis, Henry V. Onorati, Harry Simeone

    11."Sleigh Ride" — Leroy Anderson, Mitchell Parish

    12."It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year" — Edward Pola, George Wyle

    13."Silver Bells" — Jay Livingston, Ray Evans

    14."Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" — Johnny Marks

    15."Feliz Navidad" — José Feliciano

    16."Blue Christmas" — Billy Hayes, Jay W. Johnson

    17."Frosty the Snowman" — Steve Nelson, Walter E. Rollins

    18."A Holly Jolly Christmas" — Johnny Marks

    19."I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" — Tommie Connor

    20."Here Comes Santa Claus" (Right Down Santa Claus Lane) — Gene Autry, Oakley Haldeman

    21."It's Beginning To Look a Lot Like Christmas" — Meredith Willson

    22."(There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays" — Bob Allen, Al Stillman

    23."Carol of the Bells" — Peter J. Wilhousky, Mykola Leontovich

    24."Santa Baby" — Joan Ellen Javits, Philip Springer, Tony Springer

    25."Wonderful Christmastime" — Paul McCartney

    "For Americans and many others around the world, these classic lyrics and melodies are inseparable from the celebration of the holiday season — brightening lives year after year, and serving as a cornerstone of the ASCAP repertory.”[13]

    —Marilyn Bergman, ASCAP President and Chairman

    Of these, the oldest songs are "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" and "Winter Wonderland" which were both published in 1934. The newest song is Mark Lowry's Mary, Did You Know from 1984. Songs introduced through motion pictures in the top 25 are: "White Christmas" from Holiday Inn (1942), "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" from Meet Me in St. Louis (1944), and "Silver Bells" in The Lemon Drop Kid (1950).

    Johnny Marks has three top Christmas songs, the most for any writer—"Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer," "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree," and "A Holly Jolly Christmas". By far the most recorded Christmas song is "White Christmas" with well over 500 versions in dozens of languages And to put you in a Spiritual mood and up lift your soul these are some of the best, ...

    "Away In a Manger"

    "Coventry Carol"

    "Deck the Halls" (Deck the Hall)

    "Ding Dong Merrily on High"

    "The First Nowell" (The First Noël)

    "Go Tell It on the Mountain"

    "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen"

    "Good King Wenceslas"

    "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing!"

    "Here We Come A-Wassailing"

    "The Holly and the Ivy"

    "I Saw Three Ships"

    "I Wonder as I Wander"

    "In the Bleak Midwinter"

    "It Came Upon the Midnight Clear"

    "Joy to the World"

    "Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming"

    "O Come All Ye Faithful (Adeste Fideles)"

    "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel"

    "O Holy Night (Cantique de Noel)"

    "O Little Town of Bethlehem"

    "Once in Royal David's City"

    "Silent Night"

    "Sussex Carol (On Christmas Night)"

    "The Twelve Days of Christmas"

    "We Three Kings of Orient Are"

    "We Wish You a Merry Christmas"

    "Wexford Carol"

    "What Child Is This"

    "While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks"

    Each of these has a rich history, some dating back many centuries

    Source(s): Christmas is my favorite Holiday and also most of my family and closed friend so we listen to Chritmas song most of the day every day. I hope you have the sweet Spirit of Christmas also.
  • masri
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    3 years ago

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  • 1 decade ago

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