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December 17th, 2009 | Filed under: news | Posted by Elf Matt

What are the Top 20 Christmas Songs?

According to ASCAP, these are the most-performed holiday songs from 2000 to 2005:

  1. “The Christmas Song” (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (Mel Tormé, Robert Wells)
  2. “Santa Claus Is Coming to Town” (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie)
  3. “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin)
  4. “Winter Wonderland” (Felix Bernard, Richard B. Smith)
  5. “White Christmas” (Irving Berlin)
  6. “Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!” (Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne)
  7. “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” (Johnny Marks)
  8. “Jingle Bell Rock” (Joseph Carleton Beal, James Ross Boothe)
  9. “I’ll Be Home for Christmas” (Walter Kent, Kim Gannon, Buck Ram)
  10. “Little Drummer Boy” (Katherine K. Davis, Henry V. Onorati, Harry Simeone)
  11. “Sleigh Ride” (Leroy Anderson, Mitchell Parish)
  12. “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” (Edward Pola, George Wyle)
  13. “Silver Bells” (Jay Livingston, Ray Evans)
  14. “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” (Johnny Marks)
  15. “Feliz Navidad” (José Feliciano)
  16. “Blue Christmas” (Billy Hayes, Jay W. Johnson)
  17. “Frosty the Snowman” (Steve Nelson, Walter E. Rollins)
  18. “A Holly Jolly Christmas” (Johnny Marks)
  19. “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” (Tommie Connor)
  20. “Here Comes Santa Claus” (Gene Autry, Oakley Haldeman)

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