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List of all Christmas R&B albums, ranked from best to worst. For many, R&B Christmas albums capture the essence of the holiday spirit. Some of the biggest bands and artists of the genre released holiday songs that were much better than the traditional songs that flooded airwaves, allowing for the popularity of R&B 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. R&B groups like Destiny's Child, Boyz II Men and The Supremes released music that captured the holiday spirit. Not to be outdone, Anita Baker, Whitney Houston, Brian McKnight and let's not forget Patti LaBelle also released Christmas albums.

There are some albums that feature the traditional, standard songs, or reinterpreted songs like by The Winans and by the legendary Babyface. No matter what style or type of Christmas song you enjoy, you're likely to find an album on this list that will fit whatever music you enjoy. 

What are the best R&B Christmas albums? This list of Christmas R&B music includes the names of the best R&B Christmas songs. From innovative takes on traditional songs to recreating the versions that have been around for years, R&B singers and groups sure now how to make holiday music enjoyable. Take a look at other lists like 1960s Christmas albums.
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164 58
Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Christmas Album The Jackson 5

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109 37
This Is Christmas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
This Is Christmas Luther Vandross

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68 19
One Wish: The Holiday Album is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
One Wish: The Holiday Album Whitney Houston

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110 46
Merry Christmas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Merry Christmas Mariah Carey

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86 31
Christmas Interpretations is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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76 29
The Temptations Christmas Card is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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56 22
Someday at Christmas is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Someday at Christmas Stevie Wonder

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39 11
A Special Christmas is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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38 11
Christmas With Babyface is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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39 14
I'll Be Home for Christmas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
I'll Be Home for Christmas The Isley Brothers

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31 8
Winter Loversland is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Winter Loversland Tamar Braxton

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30 8
Home for Christmas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Home for Christmas Luther Vandross

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49 23
Snowflakes is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Snowflakes Toni Braxton

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43 22
8 Days of Christmas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
8 Days of Christmas Destiny's Child

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29 12
A Mary Christmas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
A Mary Christmas Mary J. Blige

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24 8
Miss Patti's Christmas is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Miss Patti's Christmas Patti LaBelle

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19 4
20th Century Masters: The Chri... is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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33 16
I'll Be Home for Christmas is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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22 7
Funky Christmas is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Funky Christmas James Brown

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29 13
Motown Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Motown Christmas Album Various Artists

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24 9
Silver and Gold is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Silver and Gold Vanessa L. Williams

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19 6
Christmas With Yolanda Adams is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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14 3
A Philly Soul Christmas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
A Philly Soul Christmas Musiq Soulchild

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14 3
This Christmas is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
This Christmas Patti LaBelle

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20 9
Christmas Fantasy is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Christmas Fantasy Anita Baker

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14 4
The Spirit of Christmas is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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17 7
A Mary Mary Christmas is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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11 2
The Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
The Christmas Album Gladys Knight & the Pips

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18 9
Christmas Love and You is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Christmas Love and You Will Downing

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20 11
Ashanti's Christmas is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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10 2
The Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
The Christmas Album Roberta Flack

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13 5
In the Christmas Spirit is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
In the Christmas Spirit Booker T. & the M.G.'s

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14 6
Christmas: Our Gifts to You is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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11 4
A Very Special Season is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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11 4
A Faithful Christmas is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
A Faithful Christmas Faith Evans

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12 5
Star Bright is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Star Bright Vanessa L. Williams

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10 4
This Christmas is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
This Christmas Aretha Franklin

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12 6
Christmas is the Time is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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10 5
The 4 Seasons' Christmas Album is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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9 4
Santa's Got a Brand New Bag is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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9 4
Christmas Here with You is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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10 6
An All-4-One Christmas is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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9 5
Aaron Neville's Soulful Christ... is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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7 3
Christmas with The Drifters is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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13 10
Santa Hooked Me Up is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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6 3
Christmas Is 4 Ever is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Christmas Is 4 Ever Bootsy Collins

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11 9
Cheetah-licious Christmas is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
Cheetah-licious Christmas The Cheetah Girls

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8 6
We Wish You a Merry Christmas is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums

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2 0
White Christmas is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums
White Christmas Al Green

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6 5
A Merry Little Christmas is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list The Best R&B Christmas Albums