10 of the best songs for your Christmas playlist - as chosen by the readers

Putting together a playlist for Christmas Day? Look no further than our reader round-up of the best festive tunes.

Monday, 21st December 2020, 12:40 pm
What's your favourite Christmas song? If you had to pick just one ...

There are so many to choose from – both old and new – so we set out to find your all-time favourite Christmas bops. And according to the readers getting involved in the debate on our Facebook page, these are 10 of the best. From Wham to Boney M, see if your top choice for a festive banger has made our round-up. Grab a mince pie, a cuppa and get the music flowing.

By The Pogues featuring Kirsty MacColl. A favourite for so many of you.
By Wham. An eighties classic! But probably one best to avoid if you're playing Whammagedon this year.

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By Boney M. Mary's boy child, Jesus Christ, was born on Christmas Day!
By Slade. Let's say it together ... it's Chriiiiiiistmaaaaaas!
By Johnny Mathis. Is this Christmas classic one of your favourites?
By Wizzard. When the snowman brings the snow ...
By Band Aid. Written and recorded for the first time in 1984.
By Shakin Stevens. A former Christmas No.1.
By Greg Lake. This was never intended by Lake to be a Christmas song, but plenty of you suggested it as your top festive tune.
By Chris Rea. Who will you be spending Christmas with this year?