Nothing brings Christmas cheer quite like joyful carols and holiday jingles. Donâ€™t you get tired of listening to the same old Christmas tunes? Here are 12 non-traditional Christmas songs to get you in the holiday spirit without feeling like a â€œgrumpy cat.â€
â€œWinter Songâ€ by Sara Bareilles & Ingrid Michaelson
This lovely melody is perfect for listening whilst hanging lights on the tree!
â€œAll My Bells Are Ringingâ€ by Lenka
If youâ€™re having a lovesick Christmas, donâ€™t sweat it. This song will give you some much-needed holiday cheer.
â€œMy Only Wish (This Year)â€ by Britney Spears
This is a classic favorite from the queen of pop! The upbeat song is perfect for a long drive to the houses of loved ones.
â€œI Feel It In My Bonesâ€ (feat. Ryan Pardey) The Killers
This alternative jam is definitely non-traditional â€“ itâ€™s a rock favorite.
â€œPlease Come Home for Christmasâ€ by Grace Potter & the Nocturnals
This indie group transforms this Christmas classic into a rockinâ€™ tune.
â€œAlone This Holidayâ€ by The Used
If youâ€™re feeling lonely this Christmas, tune out your sorrows and tune in to this edgy jam.
â€œMerry Christmas, Hereâ€™s to Many Moreâ€ Â Relient K
Whatever happened to Relient K? This alternative band sure can make a beautiful Christmas jingle.
â€œSeÃ±or Santaâ€ by Y La Bamba
Spice up your Christmas with this fun and upbeat song.
â€œSomething About Decemberâ€ by Christina Perri
Thereâ€™s something about Christina Perriâ€™s songs that make you just go, â€œAwww!â€ This heartwarming tune is perfect for getting you in the December mood.
â€œOi to the Worldâ€ by No Doubt
This unconventional Christmas song will have you dancing and rocking â€˜til Christmas day.
â€œMerry Christmasâ€ by Nâ€™SYNC
You canâ€™t help but get in the Christmas mode when jamming out to this pop classic.
â€œWe Wish You a Merry Christmasâ€ by Weezer
Might as well end your Christmas play list on a high note.
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