50 Best (and Worst) Holiday Albums

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Source: Courtesy of Columbia Records

10. “Merry Christmas” (1994)
> Artist: Mariah Carey
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 193
> Album Sales: 5 million
> AllMusic ratings: 3.0/5

Source: Courtesy of Geffen Records

9. “White Christmas” (1945)
> Artist: Bing Crosby
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 172
> Album Sales: 4 million
> AllMusic ratings: 4.5/5

Source: Courtesy of Columbia Records

8. “These Are Special Times” (1998)
> Artist: Céline Dion
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 185
> Album Sales: 5 million
> AllMusic ratings: 3.0/5

Source: Courtesy of Warner Music Group

7. “Noël” (2007)
> Artist: Josh Groban
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 127
> Album Sales: 6 million
> AllMusic ratings: 3.0/5

Source: Courtesy of Universal Music Group

6. “Now That’s What I Call Christmas! [Universal]” (2001)
> Artist: Various Artists
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 78
> Album Sales: 6 million
> AllMusic ratings: 4.5/5

Source: Courtesy of Lava Records

5. “Christmas Eve and Other Stories” (1996)
> Artist: Trans-Siberian Orchestra
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 183
> Album Sales: 3 million
> AllMusic ratings: 4.0/5

Source: Courtesy of RCA Records

4. “Miracles: The Holiday Album” (1994)
> Artist: Kenny G
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 103
> Album Sales: 8 million
> AllMusic ratings: 3.5/5

Source: Courtesy of Capitol Records

3. “The Christmas Song” (2003)
> Artist: Nat King Cole
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 139
> Album Sales: 6 million
> AllMusic ratings: 4.5/5

Source: Courtesy of RCA Records

2. “Elvis’ Christmas Album” (1957)
> Artist: Elvis Presley
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 41
> Album Sales: 10 million
> AllMusic ratings: 4.5/5

Source: Courtesy of Fantasy Records

1. “A Charlie Brown Christmas” (1965)
> Artist: Vince Guaraldi Trio / Vince Guaraldi
> Weeks on Billboard chart: 244
> Album Sales: 4 million
> AllMusic ratings: 5.0/5