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Ten Socially Conscious Christmas Tunes

As the music of the ’60s began to take on more social relevance, the same began to occur with original Christmas songs.  [lastfm link_type="artist_info"]Stevie Wonder[/lastfm] made a plea that “Someday at Christmas men won’t be boys, […]

12/22/2011

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Five Christmas Songs To Clear The Room

There comes that time in any holiday gathering when people need to go home. If you’re reluctant to say, “Hey, all the wine is gone. Go home,” just play one of these Christmas chestnuts and […]

12/21/2011

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Last.fm Trends Christmas Classics: “Feliz Navidad”

No Christmas would be complete without the Puerto Rican influence of José Feliciano and his classic track “Feliz Navidad.” The Spanish song was a hit in 1970 but is still a feature on Christmas playlists […]

12/20/2011

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10 Places To See Christmas Lights In North Texas

There is nothing like piling the family in to the car, Mom passing out cups of hot cocoa, and Dad driving the family through neighborhood after neighborhood of Christmas light-adorned houses. It’s a favorite childhood […]

12/20/2011

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Free Mayer Hawthorne MP3 – “Christmas Time Is Here”

If you don’t know [mp3com-artist]Mayer Hawthorne[/mp3com-artist], you don’t know one of the grooviest retro-soul singers to hit the scene in the past few years. But here’s a good place to start: a sexy, slinky reading […]

12/19/2011

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Last.fm Trends Christmas Classics: Home For The Holidays

“Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)” is the latest track in our countdown of the best festive music – and it’s a gold-stamped classic, named #1 in Rolling Stone’s list of The Greatest Rock and Roll […]

12/15/2011

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Top 10 Christmas Songs From Glee

Christmas isn’t quite the same without a little melodrama, perfectly-harmonized Christmas carols, fanciful and/or ugly festive sweaters, and lots of dancing covered in tinsel. That’s why Glee never fails us when it comes to getting […]

12/14/2011

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Top Ten Best Novelty Christmas Songs

Nothing brings back the anticipation and flood of childhood memories of Christmas mornings like listening to your favorite Christmas music. Some of the most well-known holiday-themed songs are the offbeat, novelty songs that have become […]

12/14/2011

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Last.fm Trends Christmas Classics: Get The Look With Johnny Mathis

The twelve days of Christmas have begun, and with the time for decoration officially here, “It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas” is today’s choice of holiday classic. Written in 1951, Last.fm Trends is […]

12/13/2011

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Last.fm Trends Christmas Classics: What Christmas Means To Me

Our Christmas Classics coverage continues today with a look at “What Christmas Means To Me.” Written by Anna Gordy Gaye, George “Horgay” Gordy and Allen Story, the track was taken to the masses by Stevie […]

12/12/2011

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