Holiday Songs: 20 Guaranteed Heartwarmers
Christmas Eve is here. And today is no time for cynicism, irony or nastiness of any sort. Time instead to make something nice to eat, clink your glass with a loved one, and count your blessings with total sincerity.
Preparation is over. The moment to let it go and be happy starts now. To help set the mood, we offer twenty of the most joyous, uplifting, totally Christmasey of all Christmas songs known to man.
We Wish You A Merry Christmas And A Happy New Year!
JOHN LENNON & YOKO ONO - Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
WIZZARD - I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day
NAT KING COLE - The Happiest Christmas Tree
THE THREE WISE MEN (aka XTC) - Thanks For Christmas
BIG STAR - Jesus Christ
DARLENE LOVE - Marshmallow World
THE CRYSTALS - March Of The Wooden Soldiers
BEACH BOYS - Little St. Nick
BURL IVES - Holly Jolly Christmas
RUN-DMC - Christmas In Hollis
JACKSON FIVE - Up On The Housetop
NAT "KING" COLE - The Christmas Song
BING CROSBY AND DAVID BOWIE - The Little Drummer Boy
CHUCK BERRY - Run Rudolph Run
BEAUSOLEIL - Papa St. Nick
VINCE GUARALDI TRIO - Skating
REM - Toyland
CHARLES BROWN - I'll Be Home For Christmas
PEGGY LEE - The Christmas Waltz
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