‘Tis the season to be jolly – fra-la-la-la-la la-la-la-laaaa. But it’s also the season where Michael Bublé emerges from his cave; and for me to dread every song they plays on the radio. I have to admit, I’m not the biggest fan of Christmas music and I had to skip through a whole lot of cringe-worthy songs while setting up this playlist. But, I eventually found a few gems that totally gets me into the festive spirit.
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25 festive songs that will change your mind about Christmas music forever
This playlist consists of classics, covers and fresh tunes, made for all of you who, like me, can’t stand the usual cheesy Christmas compilations. Check it out:
- Last Christmas – Wham!
- Thank God it’s Christmas – Queen
- Christmas (Baby please come home) – ROZES
- Angel (Holiday) – Jack Johnson
- Deck the Halls – Walk off the earth
- Happy Christmas – Maroon 5
- Little Road to Bethlehem – Rose Cousins & Don Brown
- This Christmas – Tore Bojsten
- Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree – Adam Christopher
- Baby, It’s Cold Outside – Lydia Liza & Josiah Lemanski
- Last Christmas – Dan Berk
- Winter Wonderland – Jason Mraz
- All my Christmases – Jillian Edwards
- Jingle Bells – Tyrone Wells
- White Winter Hymnal – Fleet Foxes
- Better Days – The Goo Goo Dolls
- Celtic New Year – Van Morrison
- A Long December – Counting Crows
- Little Saint Nick – The Beach Boys
- Christmas Lights – Coldplay
- White Christmas – George Ezra
- Jingle Bell Rock – The Vamps
- Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas – Sam Smith
- Shake Up Christmas – Train
- Wonderful Christmas Time – The Shins
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What songs are on your Christmas playlist this year? Let us know in the comments below.