Celebrate the holidays with these favorite carols performed by some of the best.
Plate of Christmas cookies and sheet musich
Credit: Kate Sears

While your holiday party should have a mix of festive and mainstream music, Christmas Eve and Christmas morning call for songs that are a bit more, well, jolly. Here are the Christmas classics that never go out of style.

  • Jingle Bell Rock performed by Brenda Lee
  • White Christmas performed by Bing Crosby
  • Carol of the Bells performed by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir
  • Sleigh Ride performed by Ella Fitzgerald
  • The March in The Nutcracker performed by The Orchestra of the Kirov Opera
  • The Christmas Song performed by Nat King Cole
  • O Tannenbaum performed by the Vince Guaraldi Trio
  • Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer performed by Gene Autry
  • Santa Claus is Coming to Town performed by Frank Sinatra
  • God Rest Ye, Merry Gentlemen performed by Mannheim Steamroller
  • Deck the Halls performed by The Vienna Boys’ Choir
  • Silent Night performed by The Carpenters

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