Top Christmas

The following are the top 25 most-performed holiday songs, based on ASCAP's performance data for the first three years of the 21st century, and the songwriters who wrote them.

RankSongSongwriters
1Santa Claus Is Coming to TownJ. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie
2The Christmas SongMel Torme, Robert Wells
3Have Yourself a Merry Little ChristmasRalph Blane, Hugh Martin
4Winter WonderlandFelix Bernard, Richard B. Smith
5White ChristmasIrving Berlin
6Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It SnowSammy Cahn, Jule Styne
7I'll Be Home for ChristmasWalter Kent, Kim Gannon, Buck Ram
8Jingle Bell RockJoseph Carleton Beal, James Ross Boothe
9Rudolph the Red-Nosed ReindeerJohnny Marks
10Little Drummer BoyKatherine K. Davis, Henry V. Onorati, Harry Simeone
11 Sleigh RideLeroy Anderson, Mitchell Parish
12Silver BellsJay Livingston, Ray Evans
13It's the Most Wonderful Time of the YearEdward Pola, George Wyle
14Feliz NavidadJose Feliciano
15Rockin' Around the Christmas TreeJohnny Marks
16Blue ChristmasBilly Hayes, Jay W. Johnson
17Frosty the Snow ManSteve Nelson, Walter E. Rollins
18A Holly Jolly ChristmasJohnny Marks
19I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa ClausTommie Connor
20Here Comes Santa ClausGene Autry, Oakley Halderman
21Home for the HolidaysBob Allen, Al Stillman
22Santa BabyJoan Ellen Javits, Phillip Springer, Tony Springer
23It's Beginning To Look a Lot Like ChristmasMeredith WIlson
24Carol of the BellsPeter J. WIlhousky, Mykola Leontovich
25Wonderful ChristmastimePaul McCartney

This page updated on March 6, 2012 .