Ten Essential R&B Christmas Songs

Ten Essential R&B Christmas Songs

NEW YORK, NY - DECEMBER 03: Mariah Carey rehearses for the 82nd annual Rockefeller Christmas Tree Lighting Ceremony at Rockefeller Center on December 3, 2014 in New York City. (Photo by Michael Loccisano/Getty Images)

Photo Credits: Michael Loccisano/Getty Images

If these songs aren’t on your Holiday playlist then honestly, WYD???

You’re probably done opening gifts by now, and just chilling with the fam. Maybe you’re in a food coma from breakfast and you’re about to take a nap, or you’re prepping for tonights dinner. Whatever you’re doing, you need a playlist to set the mood and we’ve got your back! Here’s the 10 Christmas songs you NEED to listen to like NOW, some might even surprise you…

“I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus”- The Jackson 5
A classic.

“Sleigh Ride”- TLC
This song SLAPS. If you were sleep on TLC Christmas then WAKE UP!

“Santa Tell Me”- Ariana Grande
Ok this isn’t technically R&B…but you heard sis sing at Aunty Aretha’s funeral! The girl’s got soul! PERIODT!!! Thank u, next.

“Let It Snow”- Boyz II Men
The true spirit of an R&B Christmas playlist.

“Santa Claus Is Coming to Town”- Jackson 5
Yes. They’re on here twice. Because their Christmas album is that good. The end.

“Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays”- N*SYNC
LISTEN!!! I know this ain’t R&B either ok! This song is a bop and if you think otherwise you can kick rocks. JT is BAE!

“Carol of the Bells A.k.a Opera of the Bells”- Destiny’s Child
WHEW CHILE. The way these three can harmonize. Come ALL the way through!!!

“What Christmas Means to Me”-John Legend
You know it’s Christmas when they start playing this at the mall the week BEFORE Thanksgiving. We’re not mad about it. Like at alllllll.

“This Christmas”- Chris Brown
Is it even Christmas if I don’t play this song 10,000 in a row?!?!?!?!

“All I Want For Christmas Is You”- Mariah Carey
You knew this was coming. It’s the best Christmas song ever so don’t bother @ing me.

Well we’ve made it to the end, or the beginning really? Well whatever. Merry Christmas ya filthy animals, and enjoy this gift from me to you xoxo

Concert Calendar

No events are currently scheduled.