Christmas music comprises a variety of genres of music regularly performed or heard around the Christmas season.Music associated with Christmas may be purely instrumental, or in the case of carols or songs may employ lyrics whose subject matter ranges from the nativity of Jesus Christ, to gift-giving and merrymaking, to cultural figures such as Santa Claus, among other topics.
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From the album Twelve Songs of Christmas. Reached the Music Vendor Christmas chart the same year. "The Old Man's Back in Town" Garth Brooks: 1992 Peaked at No. 48 on Billboard's Hot Country Singles & Tracks chart in 1993 (charted again on the same Billboard chart in 1998, peaking at No. 59).
Christmas music Christmas music is songs that relate to Christmas and New Year 's. The music is normally heard during the holiday season. Music was an early part of Christmas and its celebrations.
Pages in category "Christmas music" The following 38 pages are in this category, out of 38 total.
Best-selling Christmas albums (using RIAA certifications and Nielsen SoundScan sales through November 2016) In November 2016, Billboard has compiled a list of the top ten selling Christmas albums, using both RIAA certification information and actual point-of-sale data from Nielsen SoundScan.
"The Christmas Song" Song; Published: 1945 by Burke and Van Heusen: Genre: Christmas: Songwriter(s) Robert Wells; Mel Tormé "The Christmas Song" (commonly subtitled "Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire" or, as it was originally subtitled, "Merry Christmas to You") is a classic Christmas song written in 1945 by Robert Wells and Mel Tormé
Russian Christmas Music is a musical piece for symphonic band, written by Alfred Reed in 1944. It is one of the most frequently performed pieces of concert band literature.  Reed was commissioned to write a piece of "Russian music" for a concert in Denver, Colorado.
Christmas lights and banners may be hung along streets, music played from speakers, and Christmas trees placed in prominent places. It is common in many parts of the world for town squares and consumer shopping areas to sponsor and display decorations.
Mannheim Steamroller is an American neoclassical new-age music group founded by percussionist/composer Chip Davis that is known primarily for its Fresh Aire series of albums, which blend classical music with elements of new age and rock, and for its modern recordings of Christmas music. The group has sold 28 million albums in the U.S. alone.