All I Want For Christmas Is The Top 25 Christmas Songs

This time of year is take over season for Mariah Carey and her hit holiday song, “All I Want For Christmas Is You.”

In the holiday spirit of Christmas music, I have compiled the ASCAP (American Society of Composers, Authors and Publishers) top 25 Holiday Songs.

Here is the list of ASCAP Top 25 Holiday Songs, along with who wrote them when: 

1. “All I Want for Christmas Is You” by Mariah Carey and Walter Afanasieff (1994)
2. “A Holly Jolly Christmas” by Johnny Marks (1962)
3. “Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow” by Sammy Cahn and Jule Styne (1945)
4. “Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” by Johnny Marks (1958)
5. “Last Christmas” by George Michael (1984)
6. “Jingle Bell Rock” by Joseph Carleton Beal and James Ross Boothe (1957)
7. “It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year” by Edward Pola and George Wyle (1963)
8. “It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas” by Meredith Willson (1951)
9. “Sleigh Ride” by Leroy Anderson and Mitchell Parish (1951)
10. “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” by Johnny Marks (1949)
11. “White Christmas” by Irving Berlin (1941)
12. “Winter Wonderland” by Felix Bernard and Richard B. Smith (1934)
13. “Feliz Navidad” by Jose Feliciano (1970)
14. “Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town” by Fred Coots and Haven Gillespie (1934)
15. “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas” by Ralph Blane and Hugh Martin (1943)
16. “Here Comes Santa Claus (Down Santa Claus Lane)” by Gene Autry and Oakley Haldeman (1947)
17. “The Christmas Song” by Mel Tormé and Robert Wells (1946)
18. “Frosty the Snowman” by Steve Nelson and Walter E. Rollins (1950)
19. “Christmas Eve/Sarajevo 12/24” by Robert KinkelPaul O’Neill and John Oliva (1995)
20. “Jingle Bells” by James Lord PierpontFrank Sinatra version arranged by Gordon Jenkins (1958)
21. “Baby It’s Cold Outside” by Frank Loesser (1948)
22. “Santa Baby” by Joan JavitsAnthony Springer and Philip Springer (1953)
23. “Run Rudolph Run” by John Marks and Marvin Broadie (1958)
24. “Blue Christmas” by Billy Hayes and Jay Johnson (1948)
25. “Wonderful Christmastime” by Paul McCartney (1979)

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