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The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time 

Jovaughn Brown
Updated December 9, 2019 374 votes 72 voters 2k views 51 items

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Nothing goes better with hot chocolate in the wintertime than the best R&B Christmas albums of all-time. Featuring great Christmas songs from popular R&B singers, like John Legend, Whitney Houston, Boyz II Men, and Mary J. Blige, this list of R&B holiday albums is the perfect starting point for creating your Christmas music playlist. What are the top Christmas R&B albums ever?

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

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Christmas Interpretation... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Boyz II Men (1993); Tracks: You're Not Alone, Share Love & A Joyous Song

Length (mins): 00:41:07

Genres (Music): Rhythm and blues

"Silent Night (intro)"

"Let It Snow"

"Share Love"

2
This Is Christmas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Luther Vandross (1995); Tracks: This Is Christmas, I Listen to the Bells & My Favorite Things

Length (mins): 00:48:05

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

"Please Come Home For Christmas"

"Every Year, Every Christmas"

"Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"

3
One Wish: The Holiday Al... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Whitney Houston (2003); Tracks: One Wish (For Christmas), The First Noel & Cantique De Noel (O Holy Night)

Producer: Whitney Houston, Gordon Chambers

Length (mins): 00:43:22

Genres (Music): Rhythm and blues, Pop music, Christmas music, Soul music

"The First Noel"

"The Christmas Song"

"Little Drummer Boy"

4
Merry Christmas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R&B 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"

5
Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By The Jackson 5 (1970); Tracks: Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town, I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus & Christmas Won't Be the Same This Year

Genres (Music): Christmas music, Soul music, Bubblegum pop

"Santa Claus Is Coming To Town"

"I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus"

"Frost the Snowman"

6
A Legendary Christmas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time

"What Christmas Means to Me"

"The Christmas Song"

"Silver Bells"

7
A Mary Christmas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Mary J. Blige (2013); Tracks: The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire), The First Noel & Mary

Label: Verve Music Group

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

"Do You Hear What I Hear"

"This Christmas"

"Little Drummer Boy"

8
Christmas and Chill is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
Christmas and Chill

"Wit It This Christmas"

"December"

"Winter Things"

9
Ashanti's Christmas is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
Ashanti's Christmas

"Christmas Time Again"

"The Christmas Song"

"Hey Santa"

10
I'll Be Home for Christm... is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
I'll Be Home for Christmas By The Isley Brothers (2007); Tracks: Silent Night, White Christmas & Santa Claus Is Coming to Town

"Winter Wonderland"

"I'll Be Home For Christmas"

"I'm In Love"

11
Miss Patti's Christmas ... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
Miss Patti's Christmas By Patti LaBelle (2007); Tracks: Jesus, Oh What a Wonderful Child & What the Lonely Do at Christmas

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

"Christmas Jam"

"It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year"

"What Do The Lonely Do At Christmas"

12
A Motown Christmas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
A Motown Christmas

"This Christmas"

"Go Tell It On The Mountain"

"Little Drummer Boy"

13
Cee Lo's Magic Moment is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
Cee Lo's Magic Moment 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"

"Baby It's Cold Outside"

"This Christmas"

14
A Special Christmas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By SWV (1997); Tracks: The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire), O Holy Night & Silver Bells

Label: RCA Records

Genres (Music): Christmas music

"The Christmas Song"

"This Christmas"

"Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"

15
I'll Be Home for Christm... is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
I'll Be Home for Christmas By Brian McKnight (2008); Tracks: Silver Bells, Angels We Have Heard on High & Let It Snow

"The Christmas Song"

"Silver Bells"

"Let It Snow"

16
Christmas All Over the W... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
Christmas All Over the World

"Give Love On Christmas Day"

"It's Christmas"

"Happy Holidays To You"

17
Snowflakes is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Toni Braxton (2001); Tracks: Christmas in Jamaica (feat. Shaggy), Christmas in Jamaica (remix) (feat. Shaggy) & Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas

Producer: L.A. Reid, Daryl Simmons, Babyface, Trackmasters Entertainment

Length (mins): 00:43:09

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

"Holiday Celebrate"

"Christmas Time Is Here"

"Santa Please..."

18
A Philly Soul Christmas ... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
A Philly Soul Christmas

"Jingle Bells"

"Hark! the Herald Angels Sing!"

"Deck the Halls"

19
The Temptations Christma... is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By The Temptations (1970); Tracks: The Little Drummer Boy, White Christmas & Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town

Label: Gordy

Genres (Music): Soul music

"Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer"

"Silent Night"

"My Christmas Tree"

20
Christmas Kisses is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
Christmas Kisses

"Last Christmas"

"Love Is Everything"

"Snow In California"

21
Cheetah-licious Christma... is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By The Cheetah Girls (2005); Tracks: No Ordinary Christmas, Santa Claus Is Coming to Town & This Christmas

Genres (Music): Rhythm and blues, Pop music, Hip hop music, Contemporary R&B, Dance-pop, + more

"Five More Days 'til Christmas"

"Santa Claus Is Coming to Town"

"Cheetah-licious Christmas"

22
Christmas With Babyface ... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
By Babyface (1998); Tracks: The Christmas Song, White Christmas & It Came Upon a Midnight Clear / The First Noel

Length (mins): 00:40:28

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

"Winter Wonderland"

"The Christmas Song"

"White Christmas"

23
Under the Mistletoe is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
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"

"All I Want For Christmas Is You"

"Only Thing I Ever Get For Christmas"

24
This Christmas Day is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
This Christmas Day

"Man With The Bag"

"This Christmas Day"

"Let It Snow"

25
Merry Christmas is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums Of All Time
Merry Christmas

"White Christmas"

"Silver Bells"

"Children's Christmas Song"