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"8133
2Wham! "Last Christmas"7066
3Ariana Grande "Santa Tell Me"5880
4Brenda Lee "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree"5568
5Michael Bublé "It's Beginning to Look a Lot like Christmas"5482
6Bobby Helms "Jingle Bell Rock"5222
7Andy Williams "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year"4823
8Kelly Clarkson "Underneath the Tree"4371
9Justin Bieber "Mistletoe"3697
10Dean Martin "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!"3632
11José Feliciano "Feliz Navidad"3405
12The Ronettes "Sleigh Ride"3392
13Band Aid "Do They Know It's Christmas? - 1984 Version"3303
14Frank Sinatra "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! (with The B. Swanson Quartet)"3281
15Paul McCartney "Wonderful Christmastime - Edited Version / Remastered 2011"2989
16Chris Rea "Driving Home for Christmas - 2019 Remaster"2962
17John Lennon "Happy Xmas (War Is Over) - Remastered 2010"2812
18Sia "Snowman"2456
19Nat King Cole "The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You)"2377
20Bing Crosby "White Christmas"2082
21Burl Ives "A Holly Jolly Christmas - Single Version"2072
22Shakin' Stevens "Merry Christmas Everyone"2070
23Perry Como "It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas (with Mitchell Ayres & His Orchestra)"1733
24The Jackson 5 "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town"1668
25Elvis Presley "Blue Christmas"1607
26Kylie Minogue "Santa Baby"1565
27Darlene Love "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)"1533
28Chuck Berry "Run Rudolph Run - Single Version"1532
29Elton John "Step Into Christmas"1488
30Daryl Hall & John Oates "Jingle Bell Rock - Daryl's Version"1456
31Sam Smith "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"1439
32Brett Eldredge "Baby, It's Cold Outside (feat. Meghan Trainor)"1433
33Coldplay "Christmas Lights"1425
34Jonas Brothers "Like It's Christmas"1376
35Queen "Thank God It's Christmas - Non-Album Single"1315
36Gwen Stefani "You Make It Feel Like Christmas (feat. Blake Shelton)"1284
37Ava Max "Christmas Without You"1212
38Idina Menzel "Baby It's Cold Outside (duet with Michael Bublé)"1188
39Mykola Dmytrovych Leontovych "Carol of the Bells"1159
40Eartha Kitt "Santa Baby (with Henri René & His Orchestra)"1126
41Leona Lewis "One More Sleep"1123
42Stevie Wonder "What Christmas Means To Me"1059
43Taylor Swift "Christmas Tree Farm"1048
44Bruce Springsteen "Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town - Live at C.W. Post College, Greenvale, NY - December 1975"1017
45Donny Hathaway "This Christmas"992
46Tony Bennett "Winter Wonderland"988
47The Beach Boys "Little Saint Nick - 1991 Remix"981
48*NSYNC "Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays"971
49Katy Perry "Cozy Little Christmas"958
50Alessia Cara "Make It To Christmas"915
51Meghan Trainor "My Kind Of Present"904
52Judy Garland "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"883
53Vince Guaraldi Trio "O Tannenbaum"863
54Eagles "Please Come Home for Christmas - 2013 Remaster"850
55Ella Fitzgerald "Frosty The Snowman"841
56Gene Autry "Here Comes Santa Claus (Right Down Santa Claus Lane) - 1947 Version"835
57Wizzard "I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday"782
58Dolly Parton "Cuddle Up, Cozy Down Christmas"749
59Cliff Richard "Mistletoe and Wine"738
60Pentatonix "Amazing Grace (My Chains Are Gone)"717
61Slade "Merry Xmas Everybody"714
62Train "Shake Up Christmas"713
63Shawn Mendes "The Christmas Song (Shawn Mendes & Camila Cabello)"712
64Liam Payne "All I Want (For Christmas)"705
65Carpenters "Sleigh Ride"682
66Dan + Shay "Take Me Home For Christmas"679
67Melanie Thornton "Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) - Radio Version"672
68Céline Dion "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)"670
69Kacey Musgraves "Glittery - From The Kacey Musgraves Christmas Show"661
70Otis Redding "Merry Christmas Baby"659
71Boney M. "Mary's Boy Child / Oh My Lord"647
72Bryan Adams "Christmas Time"633
73Louis Armstrong "Cool Yule"612
74James TW "Last Christmas"611
75Jessie J "Man With The Bag"611
76George Ezra "White Christmas - Spotify Singles - Holiday, Recorded at Air Studios, London"602
77Thurl Ravenscroft "You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch - From Dr. Seuss' 'How The Grinch Stole Christmas'"583
78Mud "Lonely This Christmas"581
79Nina Nesbitt "Oh Holy Night"538
80John Legend "Bring Me Love"527
81Backstreet Boys "Christmas Time"509
82Tori Kelly "Let It Snow"495
83Hannah Kerr "Winter Wonderland"475
84Norah Jones "It's Not Christmas 'Til You Come Home - Recorded At Spotify Studios NYC"475
85Mel & Kim "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree"468
86Christina Aguilera "This Christmas"468
87Jordan Smith "Grown-Up Christmas List"466
88Destiny's Child "8 Days of Christmas"434
89Nat King Cole Trio "All I Want For Christmas (Is My Two Front Teeth) - Remastered"417
90Josh Groban "The First Noël (with Faith Hill)"407
91Kay Starr "The Man with the Bag"402
92ROZES "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)"398
93Helene Fischer "Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer"396
94Trio Vegabajeño "CANTARES DE NAVIDAD"393
95The Rossman Ensemble "Snowfall on Christmas Eve"389
96Natalie Taylor "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"385
97Peggy Lee "The Christmas Waltz"382
98Devin Dawson "Christmas Time Is Here - Recorded at Sound Emporium Nashville"377
99Lukas Graham "HERE (For Christmas)"364
100Lou Monte "Dominick the Donkey (The Italian Christmas Donkey)"355

For Xmas music by genre instead of geography, see Every Noise at Xmas.
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