Well, if you are planning to make a track list of Christmas party songs, we have done half the job for you in this list below. Not only the songs included below are classic, but also amazing and fun.
All I Want for Christmas Is You by Mariah Carey
How can I not put this amazing song on top of the list for songs related to Christmas party? This will put you in the holiday mood within mere seconds and by far, a classic Christmas song. As we all know that Mariah Carey is the ‘Queen of Christmas’ – a rightful title she achieved with this holiday song. Therefore, it should be on top of your list while making the list of songs for Christmas.
Christmas Wrapping by The Waitresses
‘Calendar picture, frozen landscape/Chill this room for twenty-four days/Evergreens Sparkling snow/Get this winter over with!’ Do you see the lyrics? Well, every word of Christmas has been covered and as far as festive tunes go, this is another classic you would happily add on to your list. The beginning by Patty Donahue is amazing! If you are heavily into band music, then this song will hold some nice interest for you.
Christmas in Harlem’ by Kanye West featuring Cam’ron, Jim Jones, Vado, Cyhi Da Prynce and Pusha T
This is definitely some good Christmas music from Kanye West and as well as featuring others. The rap is great; totally Christmas oriented and lift up te festiva spirit like no other. The contribution by Cam’ron, Jim Jones, Vado, Cyhi Da Prynce and Pusha T adds a certain treat to the song for sure.
What Christmas Means to Me by Stevie Wonder
“(All these things and more)/Whoa, that’s what Christmas means to me my love.” From the sweet little gestures of love to the sound of Christmas bells ringing aloud, Stevie Wonder correctly puts his thoughts forward what Christmas means to him. The song is truly a firecracker for the Christmas party with the right amount of rock and roll added to the composition.
Last Christmas by Wham!
“Last Christmas, I gave you my heart/But the very next day you gave it away/This year, to save me from tears/I’ll give it to someone special.”If you are making a list of amazing Christmas party songs, how can you not add this one? It is simply an irresistible act. This is surely one of the special songs that need no introduction. The sultry part of the holiday begins with a tune like this.
Happy Xmas (War Is Over) by John Lennon and Yoko Ono
“A very Merry Christmas/And a happy new year/Let’s hope it’s a good one/Without any fear.” This is a song with a beautiful message by John Lennon and Yoko Ono. The song was originally written for the anti-Vietnam War with the proclamation of love, and not war. The tune is amazing and eternal for the songs and must be included in the list.
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire) by Christina Aguilera
“Chestnuts roasting on an open fire/Jack Frost nipping at your nose/Yuletide carols being sung by a choir/And folks dressed up like Eskimos.” Christina Aguilera has already sung a bunch of amazing Christmas songs but none compared to this one. The songs, when sung in 2000, became an instant hit and shall be tapped into the song list of your Christmas party tracks.
Step Into Christmas by Elton John
“We can watch the snow fall forever and ever/Eat, drink and be merry/Come along with me/Step into Christmas.” A perfect happy go lucky to lift the cheery mood even higher on the spirit of Christmas. This is a very popular festive season song that would totally be apt for the list you are making for your X-Mas party this year. The song is a tribute to Phil Spector’s famed ‘wall of sound’.
Driving Home for Christmas by Chris Rea
The appeal of this song is stunning and gives you the feeling of the longing for festive season. It lifts up the moods, makes you feel nostalgic and you would love the voice of Chris Rea in this Christmas song. It was a charter top at that time and gets you into the holiday groove in a jiffy. “I’m driving home for Christmas/Oh, I can’t wait to see those faces/With a thousand memories.”
Christmas in Hollis by Run-DMC
If you want to add some cool hip hop Christmas beat to your festive party collection, then Christmas in Hollis by Run-DMC would the ‘it’ song. It is a very relaxing song for the party atmosphere and helps to relax and chill with friends and family. “But I’d never steal from Santa, cause that ain’t right/So I’m going home to mail it back to him that night.”
Blue Christmas by Elvis Presley
If you have not added this Christmas special song from Elvis Presley, do it just now. He is undoubtedly the KING in this field and this amazing 1948 country original will make you sway to the festive beats. The song will make you miss the special one in your life. “You’ll be doin’ all right, with your Christmas of white/But I’ll have a blue, blue Christmas.”
8 Days of Christmas by Destiny’s Child
“On the eighth day of Christmas my baby gave to me/A pair of Chloe shades and a diamond belly ring.” A Christmas song by Beyonce, something like this, would totally make it to the list of Christmas party song for the festive month. It has the right amount of sass and spunk in the lyrics that you have been looking for. Thus, this song is undoubtedly a favourite.
Run Rudolph Run by Chuck Berry
“Santa make him hurry, tell him he can take the freeway down/Run, run Rudolph ’cause I’m reelin’ like a merry-go-round.” This song by Chuck Berry is a fun and crazy one that you would put in the list of Christmas party songs. It is truly an endearing that has received lots and lots of love and appreciation when it was released at the time.
Santa Claus is Coming to Town by Jackson 5
“You better watch out/You better not cry/You better not pout/I’m telling you why/ Santa Claus is Coming to Town.” This gang of five has the grooviest and most enjoyable Christmas song in your list. It is all about the perfect kid song that you can include in your party list of festive songs for the winter wonderland. There are also various version of this song available as well.
Wonderful Christmas Time by Paul McCartney
If you are lookign for some classic Christmas party song, you have to have the Wonderful Christmas Time by Paul McCartney in your playlist for the holiday fun. The singer is a charming pop musician who knows how to make the songs catchy and groovy at the same time. “We’re here tonight and that’s enough/Oo-oo, simply having a wonderful christmas time/We’re simply having a wonderful christmas time.”
Underneath the Tree by Kelly Clarkson
This next to perfect Christmas song for the party by American singer Kelly Clarkson from her album Wrapped in Red (2013) and written along with Greg Kurstin. The song has been a huge hit and often compared with other Christmas classic and topped the U.S. and Canadian adult contemporary charts for a long, long time. “Don’t mean a thing if you ain’t holding me tight/You’re all that I need/Underneath the tree.”
My Only Wish (This Year) by Britney Spears
“I really hope that you’re on your way/With something special for me in your sleigh/Oh please, make my wish come true/Santa, can you hear me?” This song performed by the American pop singer Britney Spears and written by Brian Kierulf, Josh Schwartz and Spears, mostly talks about the return of the lover during the Christmas time. It has been quite a favourite romantic Christmas song and undoubtedly, a chart topper, too.
Come, All Ye Faithful by Pentatonix
“Oh, come, oh come ye to Bethlehem/Come and behold Him/Born the King of Angels.” This is a classic carol, originally written in Latin as Adeste Fideles, that has been sung by various artists over the passage of time. This one by Pentatonix is a must have in your collection of Christmas party tracks for the holiday season. You will love it in festive spirit.
I’ll Be Home by Meghan Trainor
The song by American singer-songwriter Meghan Trainor is an amazing Christmas ballad that has ruled the charts for a long time when it was released in 2014. The song has a very groove and soft tune to it and very enjoyable one for the Christmas party you are planning for. “Santa called to make sure I’m prepared/He said, “Winter love is spreading everywhere.”
This Christmas by Chris Brown
“This Christmas” is a song originally done by Donny Hathaway and released in 1970. However, the modern and popular version is sung and done by Chris Brown that is totally apt and festive spirited for your Christmas party sound track list this year. My world is filled with cheer and you this Christmas/And as I look around/Your eyes outshine the town, they do this Christmas.”
Which are the songs that you want to include in the list?