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Holiday Songs

Four calling birds, three French hens, etc.

Noel Holston | Posted 12.21.2015 | Arts
Noel Holston

On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me, a partridge. In a pear tree. No kidding. This was a few years back, when we were still court...

5 Christmas Songs That Will Add A Dash Of Sexism To Your Holidays

The Huffington Post | Taylor Pittman | Posted 12.07.2015 | Women

'Tis the season to spend time with family, reflect on the past year and listen to (subtly offensive) holiday music. While it's always fun to blast hol...

Classic Christmas Carols Get Hilariously Updated For Modern Times

The Huffington Post | Andy McDonald | Posted 12.11.2014 | Comedy

"He's making a list ... of gluten-free foods." The world is changing fast, and there exists an increasing number of people out there who need to be...

Let's Decide What The Best Christmas Hymn Is Once And For All

The Huffington Post | Antonia Blumberg | Posted 12.09.2014 | Religion

During the Christmas season, churches everywhere fill with the sound of voices singing a host of carols, jingles and hymns. People love to rank an...

Listen To Mariah Carey's 'All I Want For Christmas' In 20 Different Styles

The Huffington Post | Erin Whitney | Posted 12.03.2014 | Entertainment

Love it or hate it, the holiday season is in full swing, and Christmas music is everywhere. But just so you don't get too tired of Mariah Carey's "All...

28 Of The Queerest Christmas Songs

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Another year, another holiday season filled with Christmas songs -- new, old, beloved, horrid, requisite, totally unnecessary. But did you ever fin...

Christmas Songs Written For Movies

The Huffington Post | Matthew Jacobs | Posted 12.24.2013 | Entertainment

Most of the holiday tunes that have flooded radio stations, TV commercials and grocery-store speakers over the past month come with origins that date ...

It's a Ho-Ho-Horowitz Christmas!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 02.20.2014 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Politics never takes a holiday! Enjoy these sing-along treats for your seasonal pleasure......

Spanish Christmas Songs: Oldies Edition

VOXXI | Jessica Lucia Roiz | Posted 12.19.2013 | Latino Voices

It’s that time of year again. Time to clean out la caja china, order el lechon or gallina, reunite las tias, los tios, los primos, abuelito and abue...

You Have To Hear This Amazing Song Made Only From Christmas Tree Ornaments

The Huffington Post | Cate Matthews | Posted 12.18.2013 | Entertainment

O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree! Plenty of songs have been sung about you -- and a few more while rockin' around you -- but we're quite certain tha...

Reindeer Version Of Broadway Fave Will Charm Your Face Off

Posted 12.17.2013 | Miami

Sorry, Idina Menzel: when we hear "Defying Gravity" now, we're no longer picturing a green nose! Check out this amazing video from Matthew Gordon,...

16 Non-Annoying Christmas Songs To Get You In The Holiday Spirit (LISTEN)

Posted 12.21.2012 | Teen

'Tis the season for wrapping gifts, drinking hot chocolate, decorating cookies, and of course, listening to festive holiday tunes. We know, we know --...

Victoria Justice's Creative Holiday Medley (VIDEO)

Posted 12.18.2012 | Teen

It's beginning to look a lot like Christmas, and some of our favorite stars are joining in on the holiday festivities. An adorable holiday song medley...

The Sounds of Santa

Chip Davis | Posted 02.16.2013 | Entertainment
Chip Davis

Over Mannheim Steamroller's long career, we've been called everything from a "holiday staple" to the "sounds of Santa." It's a distinction we don't take lightly as the holiday season has always been one of my favorite times of the year.

The 27 Gayest Christmas Songs

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

It's that time of the year where you can't go anywhere -- drug stores, elevators, your great Aunt Frida's retirement center -- without being attacked ...

What Are The Best Holiday Songs Of 2011 | Posted 12.25.2011 | Celebrity

As Will Ferrell infamously states in Elf, "the best way to spread Christmas cheer is singing loud for all to hear" -- and nothing puts us in the holid...

WATCH: Girls' Adorable Holiday Song For Dad

The Huffington Post | Ileana Llorens | Posted 01.04.2012 | Parents

Two girls decided to give their father a special gift for Christmas this year: a little video titled "(Best Dad In The World) Wishing You A Merry Chri...

WATCH: 'Baby, It's Cold Outside' Goes Gay Again

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

The holiday classic "Baby, It's Cold Outside" gets the gay treatment yet again, this time courtesy of cuties Mister Chase and Chris Salvatore. Cha...

Seasoned Greetings: It's Another Ho-Ho-Horowitz Christmas!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 02.15.2012 | Comedy
Rick Horowitz

Tough times? Try some tunes! We've got political carols! Financial carols! Scandal carols! Carols from the world of sports! Yes indeedy, friends -- it's a holiday miracle!

The 21 Gayest Christmas Songs

Posted 02.02.2016 | Queer Voices

Last week an elementary school teacher in Michigan came under fire when she decided to remove the word "gay" from the classic Christmas carol "Deck Th...

What's The Greatest Holiday Song Of All Time?

Posted 12.05.2011 | Fifty

Try as you might to delay the stresses of holiday shopping and planning, the season is upon us, and that means holiday music -- everywhere. In shoppin...

My Favorite Things, Kind of

Patricia Aranka Smith | Posted 01.31.2012 | Comedy
Patricia Aranka Smith

I can almost picture Robin Williams performing the boomer version of this classic song from The Sound of Music. Sing along!

"Jingle Bells" Was Originally Written For Thanksgiving

Mental Floss | David Moye | Posted 11.25.2011 | Weird News

"Jingle Bells" is one of the most popular Christmas songs ever written. Except it's not a Christmas song. It was written to celebrate Thanksgiving....

A Holiday Song: All I Want For Christmas Is a Job

Spencer Green | Posted 05.25.2011 | Comedy
Spencer Green

As I read the front page of The Huff Post, I noticed the headline "All I Want For Christmas Is a Job" is the same title as a song I wrote with the brilliant Gary Stockdale. Share it with someone going through economic woes, i.e. possibly anyone you know.

Holiday Songfest: It's Another Ho-Ho-Horowitz Christmas!

Rick Horowitz | Posted 05.25.2011 | Politics
Rick Horowitz

Jingle Bells // Sarah sells // Now she's got a book // Truth? Or lies? // While she tries and tries // To be worth a second look. // Oh, the weather outside is frightful // And the GOP is spiteful