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Top 5 Most Popular Christmas Songs

Christmas songs are one of the most essential parts of Christmas, like the Christmas tree and Santa claus. All the people want to hear some classy and party music in the Christmas eve special which is connected to the event. In this blog our writers will talk about the biggest, popular and amazing Christmas hits and their stories. So here they are:

All I Want for Christmas by Mariah Carey: Christmas Songs

All i want for Christmas
All i want for Christmas

The American artist Mariah Carey has a holiday single called “All I Want for Christmas ” Originally released as the lead single from her 1994 Christmas album simply titled “Merry Christmas,” the song has now become a holiday classic. The album and song were co-written by Carey and Walter Afanasieff. After that, it rose to prominence as a top contender for “greatest Christmas song” honours. And also making regular appearances at celebrations throughout the season.

The song is a fast-paced love ballad that expresses a person’s deep affection for their partner over the winter holidays. The lyricist expresses their longing to be with their significant other on Christmas and to fulfil all of their wishes for the holiday. The tune of this song is based on a traditional Christmas carol, and it has a lively, celebratory atmosphere with a memorable chorus and a pulsating pace.

Last Christmas by Wham: Christmas Songs

Wham!, an English pop duo, released a song called “Last Christmas” in 1984 on their album “Music from the Edge of Heaven.” George Michael, who co-founded Wham! with Andrew Ridgeley, penned the song. Most interesting thing about this song is, it becomes more popular day by day. The main story of this song is about unwanted circumstances, a breakup that took place on last year’s Christmas Day. Commercially, “Last Christmas” was a smash, topping the charts in the UK and Ireland, among others. A Christmas staple now, it is recorded by several artists. And also it is often featured on radio and in stores around the season.

“Jingle Bell Rock” by Bobby Helms: Christmas Songs

"Jingle Bell Rock" by Bobby Helms: Christmas Songs
“Jingle Bell Rock” by Bobby Helms: Christmas Songs

Carleton and James Ross  co-wrote the classic Christmas tune “Jingle Bells Rock.” In 1957, Bobby Helms released the song. And since then, it has become a Christmas standard, often included on radio and at parties. Lyrics include references to jingle bells, Santa Claus, and other holiday staples, set to a peppy, catchy rock & roll backing. It’s been used in several films and TV series, and has been covered by countless musicians throughout the years. The catchy melody of “Jingle Bell Rock” makes it a favourite for christmas karaoke and other singalong celebrations. Listen to “Jingle Bell Rock” whenever you want to get into the Christmas spirit.

“It’s the Most Wonderful Time ” by Andy Williams

Songs like “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” by Edward Pola and George Wyle are staples of the holiday season. In 1963, Andy Williams was the first to record and release the song as a single. It quickly became a Christmas staple and people always listen to music, whether it is Christmas season or not. Its catchy melody and uplifting lyrics capture the spirit of the season, making it a favorite among many. The song’s memorable tune and Williams’ velvety crooning voice have made it an annual tradition for Christmas. Many musicians have cover it throughout the years, and it is frequently include in seasonal commercials and films.

“Santa Claus Is Comin’ ” by Bruce Springsteen

"Santa Claus Is Comin' " by Bruce Springsteen
“Santa Claus Is Comin’ ” by Bruce Springsteen

Written by John Frederick Coots and Haven Gillespie, “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town” was first recorded by Harry Reser & His Orchestra in 1934. Bruce Springsteen included a cover on his 1995 album “The Ghost of Tom Joad,”. But since then, numerous other artists have created their own versions.Santa Claus has arrived in town, and the song tells of his journey to deliver gifts to good children.  The uplifting message and catchy tune of this song make it a seasonal favourite.

All of these songs belong to the classics of traditional Christmas music. And they are favourites of listeners all around the world.  Thanks for reading.

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