1. “Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays” by ‘NSync
This is the perfect tune of holiday baking and decorating. Turn it up and get into the spirit!
2. “Christmas Time” by Christina Aguilera
A super catchy Christmas concoction from Xtina.
3. “All I Want for Christmas Is You” by Mariah Carey
The queen of all Christmas tunes. Bow down.
4. “8 Days of Christmas” by Destiny’s Child
“On the 8th day of Christmas my baby gave to me, a pair of Chloe shades and a diamond belly ring.” This song will take you right back to Christmas 2001.
5. “My Only Wish (This Year)” by Britney Spears
No playlist is complete without a little 2000s era Britney.
6. “This Gift” by 98 Degrees
Oh, the harmonious stylings of 98 Degrees. What would Christmas be without them?
7. “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” by She & Him
Zooey Deschanel has the perfect voice for crooning Christmas classics. Bonus points to her for starring in one of the best Christmas movies of all time, Elf.
8. “Santa Tell Me” by Ariana Grande
She’s been compared to Mariah Carey, and though this song has yet to catch on quite like Mariah’s “All I Want For Christmas Is You,” it’s still a fun new one to add to the playlist.
9. “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” by Sam Smith
Sam Smith does his own take on this classic, and his voice makes us want to snuggle up with a nice peppermint hot chocolate.
10. “Home for Christmas” by ‘NSync
Really, you should probably just include the entire ‘NSync Christmas album.
11. “Mistletoe” by Colbie Caillat
Here’s a dreamy, romantic holiday song for when you’re missing someone special.
12. “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” by Band Aid 30
A remake of the original 1984 song recorded by various artists to raise awareness of the famine in Ethiopia. This time, they’re raising awareness for the Ebola crisis in Western Africa. You can download the song for a good cause and it features some of the biggest pop acts around – One Direction, Ellie Goulding, Ed Sheeran, Rita Ora and more.
13. “Christmas Tree” by Lady Gaga
This is for all the naughty ones on Christmas.
14. “Mistletoe” by Justin Bieber
Ah, back when Bieber was young and innocent and probably still believed in Santa.
15. “Underneath the Tree” by Kelly Clarkson
We dare you not to bop along to this completly underrated Christmas tune. .
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