List of folk Christmas albums. For many, folk 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, allowing for the popularity of folk songs, which are among the most requested during the holiday season.
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.
What are the best folk Christmas songs? What are the best folk albums about the holidays in general? This list, which includes many of the best folk songs about Christmas, aims to answer these questions and more.