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Holidays The Best Swing Christmas Albums  

Christmas Music
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List of all swing Christmas albums. For many, swing 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 alt rock songs, which are among the most requested during the holiday season. The albums and songs 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. Swing bands and artists like Big Bad Voodoo Daddy, The Brian Setzer Orchestra and Ella Fitzgerald released music that captured the holiday spirit. Not to be outdone, the Squirrel Nut Zippers, Bing Crosby and let's not forget Frank Sinatra also released Christmas albums.

There are some albums that feature the traditional, standard songs, or reinterpreted songs. 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 swing Christmas albums? Take a look here and find out.

This is the list of swing Christmas albums. From innovative takes on traditional songs to recreating the versions that have been around for years, swing bands sure now how to make holiday music enjoyable. Take a look at other lists like Rap Christmas albums and Alt Rock Christmas Albums. List is alphabetical but you can sort by any column.List is alphabetical but you can sort by any column.

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Boogie Woogie Christmas is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
The Brian Setzer Orchestra

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White Christmas is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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Ella Wishes You a Swinging Chr... is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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Swing Into Christmas is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
Peters Drury Quartet

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The Nat King Cole Christmas Al... is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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A Swingin' Christmas is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
Tony Bennett, Count Basie Orchestra, Count Basie Big Band

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A Jolly Christmas From Frank S... is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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Everything You Want for Christ... is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

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Whatchu' Want for Christmas? is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
Big Bad Voodoo Daddy

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A Swinging Big Band Christmas is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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What a Night! A Christmas Albu... is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
Harry Connick, Jr.

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A Rock-A-Billy Christmas is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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Swinging Christmas is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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A Swingin' Christmas is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
The Big Band All Stars

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In the Swing of Christmas is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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Yuletide Swing is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
Oliver Jones Trio

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Dig That Crazy Christmas is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
The Brian Setzer Orchestra

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Yule B' Swingin' is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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Christmas Caravan is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
Squirrel Nut Zippers

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Yule B' Swingin' Too! is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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Christmas Songs is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums
Diana Krall, The Clayton-Hamilton Jazz Orchestra

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Snowfall: The Tony Bennett Chr... is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums

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A Swingin Christmas is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list The Best Swing Christmas Albums