Last year, we asked about favorite holiday movies, so this year was time for our favorite holiday songs survey. Respondents could select from a list or choose their own.
More than one-quarter (27.3%) of responding readers did choose their own, and among those, Little Drummer Boy had the most responses.
Other favorite songs selected by readers include:
- Little Altar Boy by Karen Carpenter
- Let it Snow!
- Merry Christmas from the family - Robert Earl Keen
- "Christmas Wrapping" by The Waitresses
- Brick House (by the Commodores)
- All of the above.
- Amazing Grace
- Santa's Beard by The Beach Boys
- Little Drummer Boy Duet - David bowie and Bing Crosby
- Colorado Christmas by the Nitty Gritty Dirt Band https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8b3hfepgZxg
- Secret Santa by Here Come The Mummies
- Please come home for Christmas
- Santa Baby --- but only if it's sung by Eartha Kitt
- Alleluia Chorus
- What Child Is This (Greensleeves)
- Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
- On This Very Christmas Night
- Mary's Boy Child by Boney M
- Christmas Eve/Sarajevo by Trans-Siberian Orchestra
- Santa's Coming Tonight
- I want a hippopotamus for Christmas
- The First Noel
- Baby It's Cold Outside
- Pretty Paper by Willie Nelson
NEXT: Choices among the list