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13 surprising things you probably didn’t know about your favourite Christmas songs

Many of your favourite Christmas songs, including “Winter Wonderland,” “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree,” and “Holly Jolly Christmas,” were actually written by Jewish songwriters. Christmas songs have also been linked to political events like the Cold War, the Christmas Truce of 1914, and the Fall of Saigon during the Vietnam […]
13 surprising things you probably didn’t know about your favourite Christmas songs
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10 musicians who probably shouldn’t have made Christmas albums — sorry

Throughout the years, countless musicians have released holiday albums. Some have become instant classics, like Mariah Carey’s “Merry Christmas” and Michael Bublé’s “Christmas.” Others, however, haven’t fared as well. Holiday albums from Lynyrd Skynyrd, Jessica Simpson, and even Bob Dylan fall flat. It’s impossible to listen to Seth MacFarlane’s “Holiday […]
10 musicians who probably shouldn’t have made Christmas albums — sorry
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How many Christmas songs can you find hidden in this holiday brainteaser?

This holiday brainteaser challenges people to find the hidden depictions of famous Christmas songs – and it’s not easy. There are 20 songs hidden throughout the image. How many can you find? Visit Insider’s homepage for more stories. Every December the airwaves are filled with classic Christmas songs like “Last […]
How many Christmas songs can you find hidden in this holiday brainteaser?
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16 stars you probably didn’t know had Christmas songs and albums

Many celebrities have tried their hand at recreating holiday classics. A few major stars have seen huge commercial success during the holiday season, including Mariah Carey’s 1994 hit “All I Want For Christmas Is You.” Some celebrities you might be surprised to learn have holiday songs include Zooey Deschanel, Kanye […]
16 stars you probably didn’t know had Christmas songs and albums
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The 14 most popular songs that will get you in the holiday spirit

People around the world eagerly anticipate the holidays each year. The red and green decorations go up, hot chocolate is a preferred drink, and festive music plays in every possible store. There’s no shortage of holiday songs, from old classics like Brenda Lee’s “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” to newer […]
The 14 most popular songs that will get you in the holiday spirit
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The top 5 most popular Christmas songs, according to Spotify

Music streaming giant Spotify is already getting into the holiday spirit of giving by sharing its global data on the top Christmas music. Mariah Carey’s seasonal staple, “All I Want For Christmas Is You,” is the service’s most-streamed Christmas song of all time, with over 217 million global streams, the […]
The top 5 most popular Christmas songs, according to Spotify