Top 20 Christmas Songs for your Holiday Playlist

Let’s be real, it’s never too early to play Christmas music. From classics to new twists, there’s so much out there to enjoy.

Here is a countdown of the top 20 Christmas songs you should be playing this holiday season. Warm up your vocals and join us for Christmas karaoke on Wednesday nights at Santa Baby Bar in Wrigleyville. Maybe Santa will do a duet with you.



20. It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas – Michael Bublé 

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Can you have Christmas without Bublé? No. You can’t.

 

19. Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town – Bruce Springsteen

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18. Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! – Frank Sinatra, B. Swason Quartet

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17. Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays - *NSYNC

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What’s Christmas without some boyband throwbacks?

 

16. All I Want for Christmas Is You – Mariah Carey

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Another song you can’t & shouldn’t avoid this holiday season.

 

15. Winter Wonderland – Tony Bennett, Lady Gaga

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14. Jingle Bell Rock – Daryl Hall & John Oates

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13. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas – John Legend, Esperanza Spalding

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You’re welcome.

 

12. Mistletoe – Justin Bieber

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Trust us.

 

11. It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year – Andy Williams

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10. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas – Sam Smith

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9. Little Saint Nick – The Beach Boys

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8. My Only Wish (This Year) – Britney Spears

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Because all playlists should have some Britney.

 

7. Happy Holidays / The Holiday Season – Andy Williams

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6. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas – Kelly Clarkson

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5. 8 Days of Christmas – Destiny’s Child

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For your soul.

 

4. Santa Tell Me – Ariana Grande

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3. Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree – Ingrid Michaelson

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2. Baby, It’s Cold Outside – Brett Eldredge & Meghan Trainor

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The go-to Christmas Karaoke duet.

 

1. Santa Baby – Kylie Minogue

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For obvious reasons.

 
 

Want to keep the Christmas tunes going? Follow our Santa Baby Bar Christmas song playlist on Spotify here.