Music

The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time 

Jovaughn Brown
Updated December 10, 2019 2.1k votes 92 voters 1.5k views 100 items

Always be prepared for the holidays with the best Christmas albums of all-time, ranked by fans everywhere. Featuring great Christmas music from popular artists, like Mariah Carey, Bing Crosby, Michael Bublé, and Sia, this list of good holiday albums is the perfect starting point for creating your Christmas music playlist. What are the top Christmas albums ever?

Vote up the best Xmas albums, and add your favorites if they deserve a spot on this list.

list ordered by
1
White Christmas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
White Christmas

"I'll Be Home For Christmas"

"It's Beginning To Look Like Christmas"

"Mele Kalikimaka"

2
A Charlie Brown Christma... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time

"O Tannenbaum"

"What Child Is This"

"My Little Drum"

3
The Christmas Song is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
The Christmas Song

"The Christmas Song"

"Joy To The World"

"Deck The Hall"

4
Elvis Christmas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Elvis Presley (1957); Tracks: White Christmas, Silent Night & Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me)

Length (mins): 00:30:44

Genres (Music): Christmas music, Rock and roll

"Blue Christmas"

"Here Comes Santa Claus"

"Silent Night"

5
The Dean Martin Christma... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
The Dean Martin Christmas Album

"Blue Christmas"

"Silver Bells"

"A Marshmallow World"

6
Bing At Christmas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
Bing At Christmas

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

"Sleigh Ride"

"White Christmas"

7
The Andy Williams Christ... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
The Andy Williams Christmas Album By Andy Williams (1963); Tracks: White Christmas, The First Noel & Kay Thompson's Jingle Bells

Length (mins): 00:33:48

Label: Columbia

Genres (Music): Pop music, Christmas music, Pop rock, Traditional pop music, Easy listening, + more

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

"Happy Holiday"

"The Christmas Song"

8
Christmas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
Christmas

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

"Santa Claus Is Coming to Town"

"Jingle Bells"

9
Rudolph the Red Nosed Re... is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer

"Overture And A Holly Jolly Christmas"

"Silver and Gold"

"Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer"

10
A Jolly Christmas From F... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Frank Sinatra (1957); Tracks: The First Noel, The Christmas Waltz & Jingle Bells

Label: Capitol Records

Genres (Music): Christmas music, Traditional pop music

"Jingle Bells"

"Mistletoe and Holly"

"The First Noel"

11
A Christmas Gift for You... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time

"Sleigh Ride"

"Frosty the Snowman"

"I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus"

12
Beach Boys Christmas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By The Beach Boys (1993); Tracks: Frosty The Snowman, Christmas Day & Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town

"Little Saint Nick"

"The Man With All The Toys"

"Frosty the Snowman"

13
Classic Christmas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Johnny Cash (1980); Tracks: Away in a Manger, It Came Upon the Midnight Clear & O Little Town of Betlehem

Genres (Music): Country

"The Christmas Guest"

"O Little Town of Bethlehem"

"It Came Upon a Midnight Clear"

14
Merry Christmas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Mariah Carey (1994); Tracks: Silent Night, Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town & God Rest Ye Merry

Producer: Walter Afanasieff, Mariah Carey

Length (mins): 00:39:38

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

"All I Want for Christmas Is You"

"O Holy Night"

"Christmas"

15
Home for Christmas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Amy Grant (1992); Tracks: Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree, It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year & Grown-Up Christmas List

Length (mins): 00:42:41

Genres (Music): Pop music, Christmas music, Contemporary Christian music

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

"Breat Of Heaven"

"Grow-Up Christmas List"

16
Elvis Sings the Wonderfu... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Elvis Presley (1971); Tracks: O Come, All Ye Faithful & Merry Christmas Baby

Genres (Music): Rhythm and blues, Rock music, Rock and roll

"O Come, All Ye Faithful"

"On a Snowy Christmas Night"

"It Won't Seem Like Christmas"

17
Christmas Eve and Other ... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Trans-Siberian Orchestra (1996); Tracks: Promises To Keep, Good King Joy & A Star to Follow

Genres (Music): Progressive rock, Progressive metal, Classical music, Christmas music, Symphonic metal, + more

"Christmas"

"A Mad Russian's Christmas"

"An Angel Come Down"

18
Christmas Portrait is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By The Carpenters (1978); Tracks: Christmas Song, Winter Wonderland / Silver Bells / White Christmas & Jingle Bells

Length (mins): 00:49:39

"Sleigh Ride"

"Christmas Song"

"Silent Night"

19
The Magic of Christmas ... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
The Magic of Christmas By Nat King Cole (1960); Tracks: Hark, the Herald Angels Sing & Away in a Manger

Genres (Music): Christmas music, Jazz, Vocal jazz

"Deck the Halls"

"Adeste Fideles (O, Come All Ye Faithful)"

"God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen"

20
Merry Christmas is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
Merry Christmas

"Winter Wonderland"

"Sleigh Ride"

"Silver Bells"

21
Christmas is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
Christmas

"Deck The Halls"

"We Three Kings"

"Bring A Torch, Jeannette, Isabella"

22
Chipmunks Christmas is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
Chipmunks Christmas

"The Chipmunk Song"

"All I Want For Christmas"

"Up On The House-Top"

23
Ella Wishes You a Swingi... is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Ella Fitzgerald (1960); Tracks: Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer & Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!

Genres (Music): Christmas music, Jazz, Vocal jazz

"Jingle Bells"

"Frosty The Snowman"

"Santa Claus Is Coming To Town"

24
Noël is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
Noël

"Silent Night"

"What Child Is This"

"Ave Maria"

25
Rocky Mountain Christmas... is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Greatest Christmas Albums Of All Time
By John Denver (1975); Tracks: Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeeer, The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) & Away in a Manger

Length (mins): 00:31:12

Genres (Music): Christmas music

"Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer"

"What Child Is This"

"Silver Bells"