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"6263
2Wham! "Last Christmas"5003
3Ariana Grande "Santa Tell Me"3925
4Michael Bublé "It's Beginning to Look a Lot like Christmas"3483
5Brenda Lee "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree"3267
6Bobby Helms "Jingle Bell Rock"3188
7Andy Williams "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year"3046
8Justin Bieber "Mistletoe"2925
9Band Aid "Do They Know It's Christmas? - 1984 Version"2553
10John Lennon "Happy Xmas (War Is Over) - Remastered"2489
11Frank Sinatra "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! (with The B. Swanson Quartet)"2472
12José Feliciano "Feliz Navidad"2324
13Kelly Clarkson "Underneath the Tree"2307
14Chris Rea "Driving Home for Christmas - 2019 Remaster"2153
15Paul McCartney "Wonderful Christmastime [Edited Version] - Remastered 2011 / Edited Version"2117
16Nat King Cole "The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You)"1956
17Bing Crosby "White Christmas"1936
18Sam Smith "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"1752
19Burl Ives "A Holly Jolly Christmas - Single Version"1752
20Shakin' Stevens "Merry Christmas Everyone"1720
21Dean Martin "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!"1690
22The Ronettes "Sleigh Ride"1685
23Daryl Hall & John Oates "Jingle Bell Rock - Daryl's Version"1560
24Perry Como "It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas (with Mitchell Ayres & His Orchestra)"1557
25Elvis Presley "Blue Christmas"1439
26Darlene Love "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)"1431
27Britney Spears "My Only Wish (This Year)"1391
28Elton John "Step Into Christmas"1337
29Coldplay "Christmas Lights"1320
30Jonas Brothers "Like It's Christmas"1315
31The Jackson 5 "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town"1303
32Chuck Berry "Run Rudolph Run - Single Version"1253
33Sia "Santa's Coming For Us"1216
34Bruce Springsteen "Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town - Live at C.W. Post College, Greenvale, NY - December 1975"1180
35Leona Lewis "One More Sleep"1148
36Kylie Minogue "Santa Baby"1137
37Queen "Thank God It's Christmas - Non-Album Single"1085
38Tony Bennett "Winter Wonderland"1061
39Gwen Stefani "You Make It Feel Like Christmas (feat. Blake Shelton)"1060
40*NSYNC "Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays"996
41Eartha Kitt "Santa Baby (with Henri René & His Orchestra)"977
42Brett Eldredge "Baby, It's Cold Outside"970
43Taylor Swift "Christmas Tree Farm"963
44Mykola Dmytrovych Leontovych "Carol of the Bells"956
45Stevie Wonder "What Christmas Means To Me"939
46Liam Payne "All I Want (For Christmas)"900
47Train "Shake Up Christmas"823
48Ella Fitzgerald "Sleigh Ride"799
49Céline Dion "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)"789
50Donny Hathaway "This Christmas"752
51The Beach Boys "Little Saint Nick - 1991 Remix"752
52Alessia Cara "Make It To Christmas"738
53Pentatonix "Mary, Did You Know?"702
54Judy Garland "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"694
55Christina Aguilera "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"687
56Gene Autry "Here Comes Santa Claus (Right Down Santa Claus Lane)"679
57Idina Menzel "Baby It's Cold Outside (duet with Michael Bublé)"638
58Katy Perry "Cozy Little Christmas"635
59Backstreet Boys "Christmas Time"632
60Boney M. "Mary's Boy Child / Oh My Lord"620
61Slade "Merry Xmas Everybody"598
62George Ezra "White Christmas - Spotify Singles - Holiday, Recorded at Air Studios, London"584
63Kacey Musgraves "Glittery - From The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show"575
64Jessie J "Man With The Bag"555
65Lukas Graham "HERE (For Christmas)"529
66Bryan Adams "Christmas Time"529
67Carpenters "Sleigh Ride"522
68Vince Guaraldi Trio "Christmas Time Is Here - Vocal"516
69Destiny's Child "8 Days of Christmas"515
70Mel & Kim "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree"509
71Thurl Ravenscroft "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch - From Dr. Seuss' 'How The Grinch Stole Christmas'"490
72Melanie Thornton "Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) - Radio Version"478
73John Legend "Bring Me Love"464
74Hannah Kerr "Winter Wonderland"459
75James TW "Last Christmas"446
76Jordan Smith "Grown-Up Christmas List"439
77Eagles "Please Come Home for Christmas - Eagles 2013 Remaster"400
78Why Don't We "Feliz Navidad - Recorded at Spotify Studios NYC"400
79Wizzard "I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday"397
80Glee Cast "Jingle Bell Rock (Glee Cast Version)"387
81Norah Jones "It's Not Christmas 'Til You Come Home - Recorded At Spotify Studios NYC"374
82Andreas Weise "Before Christmas"372
83Devin Dawson "Christmas Time Is Here - Recorded at Sound Emporium Nashville"363
84ROZES "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)"359
85Natalie Taylor "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"350
86Kay Starr "The Man With The Bag"348
87Nat King Cole Trio "All I Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth) - Remastered"341
88Sheffield "You and Me and Christmastime"325
89Band Aid 30 "Do They Know It's Christmas? - 2014"318
90Cliff Richard "Mistletoe and Wine"311
91The Vamps "Jingle Bell Rock"288
92Jason Mraz "Winter Wonderland - Bonus Track"287
9398º "What Christmas Means To Me"284
94Lou Monte "Dominick the Donkey (The Italian Christmas Donkey)"284
95Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers "Christmas All Over Again"277
96The Drifters "White Christmas"275
97Peggy Lee "The Christmas Waltz"275
98Miley Cyrus "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree"272
99John Denver "We Wish You A Merry Christmas"260
100Mud "Lonely This Christmas"253

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