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The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s 

Jovaughn Brown
Updated January 2, 2020 203 votes 14 voters 50 items

List Rules Vote up the best holiday albums released between 2010 and 2019.

'Tis the season for ranking the best Christmas albums of the 2010s decade. From pop and jazz to R&B and country, the most popular 2010s Christmas albums features holiday music from famous artists, like Michael Bublé, Justin Bieber, Kacey Musgraves, Mariah Carey, and many more. If you're looking to make a Christmas playlist, this list of 2010s holiday albums is the perfect gift. What are your favorite Christmas albums of the decade? 

Vote up the best Christmas albums of the 2010s, and add other good holidays albums that deserve to be on here. 

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Christmas (2011) is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Christmas (2011)

"It's Beginning To Look a Lot Like Christmas"

"Santa Claus Is Coming To Town"

"Holly Jolly Christmas"

2
Very Kacey Christmas (20... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Very Kacey Christmas (2016)

"Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"

"Let It Snow"

"Christmas Don't Be Late"

3
A Pentatonix Christmas (... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
A Pentatonix Christmas (2016)

"I'll Be Home for Christmas"

"Up on the Housetop"

"Coldest Winter"

4
Under the Mistletoe is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
By Justin Bieber (2011); Tracks: Christmas Eve, The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) & Christmas Love

Genres (Music): Rhythm and blues, Pop music, Christmas music, Contemporary R&B, Reggae, + more

"Mistletoe"

"Santa Claus Is Coming To Town"

"Home This Christmas"

5
Wrapped in Red is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
By Kelly Clarkson (2013); Tracks: Please Come Home for Christmas (Bells Will Be Ringing), Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas & Every Christmas

Genres (Music): Country, Pop music, Christmas music, Jazz, Memphis soul

"Underneath the Tree"

"My Favorite Things"

"Wrapped In Red"

6
A Legendary Christmas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s

"The Christmas Song"

"What Christmas Means To Me"

"Silver Bells"

7
Christmas Is Here! (2018... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Christmas Is Here! (2018)

"What Christmas Means To Me"

"Here Comes Santa Claus"

"Grown-Up Christmas List"

8
Cee Lo's Magic Moment is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Cee Lo's Magic Moment (2012) By Cee Lo Green (2012); Tracks: Please Come Home for Christmas, All I Need Is Love & Silent Night

Genres (Music): Christmas music

"What Christmas Means To Me"

"Mary, Did You Know?

"Baby It's Cold Outside"

9
Christmas Kisses (2013) ... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Christmas Kisses (2013)

"Last Christmas"

"Santa Baby"

"Snow In California"

10
This Christmas Day (2018... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
This Christmas Day (2018)

"Man With The Bag"

"This Christmas Day"

"Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree"

11
You Make It Feel Like Ch... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
You Make It Feel Like Christmas (2018)

"Jingle Bells"

"You Make It Feel Like Christmas"

"Feliz Navidad"

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Christmas in the City (2... is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Christmas in the City (2019)

"It's The Most Wonderful Time of the Year"

"Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"

"Christmas In New York"

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That's Christmas to Me (... is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
That's Christmas to Me (2015)

"Mary, Did You Know?"

"Hark! The Herald Angels Sing"

"White Winter Hymnal"

14
Warmer in the Winter (20... is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Warmer in the Winter (2018)

"Carol of the Bells"

"I Saw Three Ships"

"Dance Of The Sugar Plum Fairy"

15
Christmas: A Season of L... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Christmas: A Season of Love (2019)

"A Hand For Mrs. Claus"

"Sleigh Ride"

"The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year"

16
The James Brown Complete... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
The James Brown Complete Christmas (2013)

"Lets Make Christmas Mean Something This Year"

"Sweet Little Baby Boy"

"Merry Christmas, I Love You"

17
Christmas Songs (2013) ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Christmas Songs (2013)

"Hark! The Herald Angels Sing"

"O Come All Ye Faithful"

"O Come, O Come Emmanuel"

18
Glee: The Music, The Chr... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album (2010)

"Baby It's Cold Outside"

"We Need A Little Christmas"

"Deck The Rooftop"

19
Christmas Is the Time to... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Christmas Is the Time to Say I Love You (2010) By Katharine McPhee (2010); Tracks: Christmas Is the Time, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas & Medley: O Little Town of Bethlehem / Away in a Manger

Genres (Music): Pop music, Christmas music

"Jingle Bells"

"It's Not Christmas Without You"

"Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"

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Christmas With the Puppi... is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Christmas With the Puppini Sisters (2010) By The Puppini Sisters (2010); Tracks: Here Comes Santa Claus, Step Into Christmas & Santa Baby

Genres (Music): Pop music, Vocal music

"Here Comes Santa Claus"

"Step Into Christmas"

"Mele Kalikimaka"

21
Merry Christmas II You ... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Merry Christmas II You (2010) By Mariah Carey (2010); Tracks: O Holy Night (live from WPC in South Central Los Angeles), O Little Town of Bethlehem / Little Drummer Boy (medley) & One Child

Genres (Music): Christmas music, Contemporary R&B

"Oh Santa!"

"When Christmas Comes"

"One Child"

22
Christmas in Harmony is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
Christmas in Harmony (2010) By Wilson Phillips (2010); Tracks: Silent Night, The Christmas Song & Joy

Genres (Music): Pop music, Christmas music

"I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day"

"Little Drummer Boy"

"Warm Lovin' Christmastime"

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A Christmas Cornucopia ... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
A Christmas Cornucopia (2010) By Annie Lennox (2010); Tracks: Universal Child, Silent Night & The Holly and the Ivy

Label: Island Music

Genres (Music): Christmas music, Soul music

"Angels From The Realms of Glory"

"God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen"

"Universal Child"

24
The Gift is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
The Gift (2010) By Susan Boyle (2010); Tracks: Hallelujah, Away in a Manger & O Come All Ye Faithful

Genres (Music): Pop music, Adult contemporary music, Classical music, Christmas music, Traditional pop music, + more

"Auld Lang Syne"

"O Holy Night"

"First Noel"

25
A Very She & Him Chr... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Most Essential Christmas Albums Of The 2010s
By She & Him (2011); Tracks: Sleigh Ride, Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas & Little Saint Nick

Genres (Music): Indie rock, Pop music, Indie pop, Christmas music

"The Christmas Song"

"Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"

"Silver Bells"