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70s The Best 1970s Christmas Albums  

Christmas Music
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List of all Christmas 1970s albums, ranked from best to worst. For many, the 1970s was a prosperous period for the release of Christmas music and albums. Some of the biggest bands and artists of the decade released holiday songs that were much better than the traditional songs that flooded airwaves in years past. The albums featured on this list are some of the most well known and popular titles of that time, and likely introduced an entirely new audience to holiday and Christmas music. These are some of the most popular Christmas songs of all time and some of the greatest jingles in the history of music. The 1970s saw bands like The Eagles, The Jackson 5 and the great Johnny Cash and family release music that captured the holiday spirit. Not to be outdone, Laura Nyro, The Carpenters and let's not forget about Kenny Rogers, who also released Christmas albums during this decade.

There are some albums that feature the traditional, standard songs, or reinterpreted songs like by the Mormon Tabernacle Choir and The Temptations. No matter what style or type of Christmas song you enjoy, you're likely to find an album on this list that will fit whatever music you enjoy. 

What are the best 1970s Christmas songs? This is the list of Christmas albums that were released in the 1970s. From innovative takes on traditional songs to recreating the versions that have been around for years, the 1970s were a great time grab holiday music. Check out more great lists like 1960s Christmas music and Rap Christmas albums

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Joy to the World is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
Mormon Tabernacle Choir

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Christmas Portrait is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
The Carpenters

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John Denver and the Muppets: A... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums

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Rocky Mountain Christmas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums

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Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
The Jackson 5

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Elvis Sings the Wonderful Worl... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums

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A Christmas Present is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
Merle Haggard

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The Temptations Christmas Card is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums

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Feliz Navidad is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
José Feliciano

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A Partridge Family Christmas C... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
The Partridge Family

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Christmas at the White House is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums

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Pretty Paper is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
Willie Nelson

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Christmas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
Kenny Rogers

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Christmas Jollies is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
Salsoul Orchestra

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Christmas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
The Johnny Cash Family

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Christmas Is... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
John Farnham

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Light of the Stable is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
Emmylou Harris

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Christmas by the Bay is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums
San Francisco Symphony Chorus, Vance George - San Francisco Symphony Chorus

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Christmas and the Beads of Swe... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums

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Christmas With the Brady Bunch is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums

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Christmas With Nora Aunor is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best 1970s Christmas Albums