12 Days of Christmas Songs: Day Twelve

Heat Miser Song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wbfgVEk-mxQ Snow Miser Song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=dPrbccEdI5o Day Twelve: The Heat Miser Song and The Snow Miser Song From “The Year Without a Santa Claus” Our last day of 12 Days of Christmas Songs is here and with it, I’m cheating a little and technically using two songs: The Heat Miser Song and the …

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12 Days of Christmas Songs: Day Eleven

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rhc2DSsDhG0 Day Eleven: God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen by Mannheim Steamroller There are two different versions of this song on the same album—one actually right after the other—and I love both.  For this reason, I am going to include both versions of God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen by Mannheim Steamroller.  The first version is one …

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12 Days of Christmas Songs: Day Ten

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=OIF_rXj7mag Day Ten: Here Comes Santa Claus by Elvis Presley No Christmas music list would be complete without a little bit of The King, which is why Here Comes Santa Claus by Elvis Presley is today’s song.  As you have probably gathered from the previous songs on this list, I really enjoy listening to some …

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12 Days of Christmas Songs: Day Nine

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=F8lbjyVQvJA Day Nine: Mambo Santa Mambo by The Enchanters Mambo Santa Mambo is just one of those incredibly fun Christmas songs.  When this song starts playing, I start dancing!  It’s also a really fun song to sing along too.  This song plays every year at my house on Christmas, and it always puts everyone in …

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12 Days of Christmas Songs: Day Eight

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=i1eA1TykQpw Day Eight: What Child Is This/The Holly and the Ivy by Bing Crosby This list wouldn’t be complete without at least one song by the wonderful Bing Crosby.  Narrowing down to just one, however, was nearly impossible.  As I stated in my earlier post “Breaking Out the Christmas Albums”, you just can’t have Christmas …

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12 Days of Christmas Songs: Day Seven

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C97BRFKmGDQ Day Seven: Surfin’ Santa by Lord Douglas Byron Surfin’ Santa is one of those sort of well-known, sort of not known cult classic Christmas songs.  There are many people who do know and love this song, but there are just as many that have probably never heard it.  Like many of the songs that …

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12 Days of Christmas Songs: Day Six

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aETPuygYpMM Day Six: Hey Santa Claus by The Moonglows It’s a bit late, but as the saying goes, “better late than never,” right?  Today’s song is Hey Santa Claus by The Moonglows.  Also hailing from the 1950s, this song is as wonderful as the last.  With smooth vocals and amazing musicians, this song will be …

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