Music Monday: Modern Holiday Party Hits

Holiday Party Playlist

Whether you’re hosting cousins or entertaining ugly sweater-clad friends, it’s likely you’re going to need a sleigh full of holiday tunes to keep the party going this winter. But between hanging the lights and hunting down the perfect tree, who has time to do more than throw on that collection of cheesy holiday covers you’ve had since 1996?

Never fear, our resident mix-master elves have been hard at work to bring you a nontraditional Christmas playlist full of cheer — including a few blast-from-the-past artists from yesteryear, like Everclear and B2K (cue the nostalgia). All you have to do is press play.

  • Christmas Tree – Lady Gaga, Space Cowboy
  • Christmas in Hollis – RUN-DMC
  • Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays – N Sync
  • Santa Baby – Everclear
  • Mamacita, Donde Esta Santa Claus? – Guster
  • Christmas in Harlem – Kanye West, Prince Cy Hi, Teyana Taylor
  • This Christmas – Cee Lo Green
  • Winter Wonderland – Jason Mraz
  • Shake Up Christmas – Train
  • Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer – Jack Johnson
  • Christmas Baby – G. Love
  • Naughty Naughty Children (Better Start Actin’ Nice) – Grace Potter
  • Winter Winds – Mumford & Sons
  • Auld Lang Syne – Andrew Bird
  • The First Noel – Weezer
  • Mistletoe – Justin Bieber
  • What Christmas Means To Me – Hanson
  • Sleigh Ride – Fun.
  • Nutcracker – Straight No Chaser
  • Jingle Bells – B2K

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