2 Hours of Classic Christmas Music | Top Christmas Songs Of All Time 2020
For a few weeks every winter, popular music tumbles into a time warp.
Old-school trumps cutting edge. Greatest Generation artists rule millennial playlists. A 25-year-old song leads the pop charts — and it’s considered a “new” entry into the Christmas canon.
Twenty-three songs have been in the top half of Billboard’s Holiday 100 nearly every week since the list began in 2011, and 15 of them were written before 1970. Two others, both instrumentals, are new mashups of old tunes.