Xmas Around the World   global playlist
Distinctively popular maybe-holiday-related music based on Spotify listening in various places...
The Christmas List   playlist
1Mariah Carey "All I Want for Christmas Is You"1217
2Wham! "Last Christmas"871
3Ariana Grande "Santa Tell Me"738
4Michael Bublé "It's Beginning to Look a Lot like Christmas"614
5Justin Bieber "Mistletoe"589
6Brenda Lee "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree"546
7Bobby Helms "Jingle Bell Rock"534
8Andy Williams "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year"501
9Frank Sinatra "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! (with The B. Swanson Quartet)"386
10Kelly Clarkson "Underneath the Tree"371
11Band Aid "Do They Know It's Christmas? - 1984 Version"362
12José Feliciano "Feliz Navidad"323
13John Lennon "Happy Xmas (War Is Over) - Remastered"310
14Paul McCartney "Wonderful Christmastime [Edited Version] - Remastered 2011 / Edited Version"286
15Bing Crosby "White Christmas"285
16Dean Martin "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!"281
17Sam Smith "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"281
18Burl Ives "A Holly Jolly Christmas - Single Version"275
19Nat King Cole "The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You)"274
20Perry Como "It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas (with Mitchell Ayres & His Orchestra)"266
21The Ronettes "Sleigh Ride"262
22Chris Rea "Driving Home for Christmas - 2019 Remaster"261
23Daryl Hall & John Oates "Jingle Bell Rock - Daryl's Version"230
24Elvis Presley "Blue Christmas"210
25Shakin' Stevens "Merry Christmas Everyone"202
26Britney Spears "My Only Wish (This Year)"186
27Chuck Berry "Run Rudolph Run - Single Version"181
28Sia "Santa's Coming For Us"166
29Brett Eldredge "Baby, It's Cold Outside"164
30Tony Bennett "Winter Wonderland"161
31Coldplay "Christmas Lights"159
32Mykola Dmytrovych Leontovych "Carol of the Bells"156
33Eartha Kitt "Santa Baby (with Henri René & His Orchestra)"156
34Pentatonix "Mary, Did You Know?"153
35Bruce Springsteen "Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town - Live at C.W. Post College, Greenvale, NY - December 1975"153
36The Jackson 5 "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town"148
37Jonas Brothers "Like It's Christmas"146
38Elton John "Step Into Christmas"144
39Gwen Stefani "You Make It Feel Like Christmas (feat. Blake Shelton)"136
40Leona Lewis "One More Sleep"136
41Kylie Minogue "Santa Baby"136
42Darlene Love "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)"132
43*NSYNC "Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays"126
44Stevie Wonder "What Christmas Means To Me"120
45Gene Autry "Here Comes Santa Claus (Right Down Santa Claus Lane)"118
46Judy Garland "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas - "Meet Me In St. Louis" Original Cast Recording"116
47Train "Shake Up Christmas"116
49Queen "Thank God It's Christmas - Non-Album Single"109
50The Beach Boys "Little Saint Nick - 1991 Remix"104
51Idina Menzel "Baby It's Cold Outside (duet with Michael Bublé)"103
52Céline Dion "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)"97
53Liam Payne "All I Want (For Christmas)"96
54Carpenters "Sleigh Ride"95
55Ella Fitzgerald "Sleigh Ride"93
56Vince Guaraldi Trio "Christmas Time Is Here - Vocal"90
57Christina Aguilera "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"90
58Thurl Ravenscroft "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch - From Dr. Seuss' 'How The Grinch Stole Christmas'"84
59Donny Hathaway "This Christmas"77
60Backstreet Boys "Christmas Time"76
61Jessie J "Man With The Bag"74
62Vanessa Carlton "A Thousand Miles - Live Acoustic"74
63George Ezra "White Christmas - Spotify Singles - Holiday, Recorded at Air Studios, London"71
64James TW "Last Christmas"66
65Glee Cast "Jingle Bell Rock (Glee Cast Version)"66
66Mel & Kim "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree"65
67Why Don't We "Feliz Navidad - Recorded at Spotify Studios NYC"63
68Lukas Graham "HERE (For Christmas)"62
69John Legend "Bring Me Love"62
70Jordan Smith "Grown-Up Christmas List"61
71Boney M. "Mary's Boy Child / Oh My Lord"60
72Hannah Kerr "Winter Wonderland"59
73Slade "Merry Xmas Everybody"55
74Willie Colón "La Murga"54
75Devin Dawson "Christmas Time Is Here - Recorded at Sound Emporium Nashville"53
76Kay Starr "The Man With The Bag"52
77Destiny's Child "8 Days of Christmas - Live"50
78Bryan Adams "Christmas Time"50
79Nat King Cole Trio "All I Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth) - Remastered"49
80ROZES "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)"49
81Melanie Thornton "Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) - Radio Version"48
82Natalie Taylor "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"47
83Andreas Weise "Before Christmas"46
84Eagles "Please Come Home for Christmas - Eagles 2013 Remaster"45
85Norah Jones "It's Not Christmas 'Til You Come Home - Recorded At Spotify Studios NYC"45
86Ben&Ben "Bibingka"44
87Peggy Lee "The Christmas Waltz"43
88Lou Monte "Dominick the Donkey (The Italian Christmas Donkey)"43
89Band Aid 30 "Do They Know It's Christmas? - 2014"43
90Wizzard "I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday"43
91Sheffield "You and Me and Christmastime"42
92Alessia Cara "Make It To Christmas"41
93John Denver "We Wish You A Merry Christmas"41
94Savatage "Christmas Eve (Sarajevo 12/24)"40
95The Platters "Christmas Time"39
96Chris Brown "This Christmas"38
97Gayla Peevey "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas (Hippo the Hero)"37
98The Drifters "White Christmas"37
99Josh Groban "Believe"37
100Bandingo YGNE "Baby Powder"37

For Xmas music by genre instead of geography, see Every Noise at Xmas.
alchemy by glenn mcdonald / @everynoise for Spotify, listening by the world