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Christmas Music
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List of all classic rock Christmas albums, ranked best to worst. For many, classic rock Christmas albums capture the essence of the holiday spirit, even if the music isn't quite what you'd expect to hear around holiday time. Some of the biggest bands and artists of the genre have released holiday songs that were much better than the traditional songs that flooded airwaves. Classic rock songs are among the most requested during the holiday season, especially among older rock fans who are yearning to hear some nostalgic Christmas music.

The albums featured on this list are some of the most well known and popular titles of that genre, 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. Bands like Billy Idol, Bob Dylan and more have released classic rock Christmas albums.

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A John Prine Christmas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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The Jethro Tull Christmas Albu... is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas in the Heart is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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Happy Holidays is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums
Happy Holidays Billy Idol

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James Taylor at Christmas is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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Chicago Christmas: What's It G... is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas With The Everly Brot... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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The First Christmas Morning is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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A Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums
A Christmas Album James Taylor

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I Wanna Be Santa Claus is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas Variations is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums
Christmas Variations Rick Wakeman

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A Guitar Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas Time Down South is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums
Christmas Time Down South The Charlie Daniels Band

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The Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums
The Christmas Album Keith Emerson

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Yule Ritual is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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Heart Presents a Lovemongers' ... is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas 2000: A Piss-Up in a... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

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Christmas Remixed: Holiday Cla... is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums