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The Best Classic Rock Christmas Albums

Updated June 14, 2019 126 votes 48 voters 6.9k views18 items

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.