Christmas is one of the most colorful Christian holidays. It is celebrated every year on December 25 as the anniversary of the birth of Jesus Christ. Christmas carols are the musical backbone of the festival season. Music adds more zeal and joy during the holidays. It gets you right into the holiday mood, making sure you enjoy it in the best spirit possible. To make sure you’re on the right track for the 2022 Christmas holidays, we at The most recent we’ve compiled a list of the 7 best Christmas carols that should be part of your Christmas playlist. Christmas Songs Playlist 2022: All-time favorite holiday hits to get you in the mood for the holiday season (watch videos).
This song was originally written in German, Stille Nacht, and translated into English in 1859. It was composed in 1818 by Franz Xaver Gruber with lyrics by Joseph Mohr. It was played simultaneously by English and German bands during the Christmas Truce of 1914 during the First World War.
Listen! The Herald Angels Sing
Written by Charles Wesley, it is one of the most popular and recognizable Christmas carols. It is a beautiful one that is a must during the Christmas holidays. Easy Christmas Nail Art Ideas and Tutorials 2022.
It’s coming, it’s coming Emmanuel
This hymn is of Latin origin, but was translated into English in 1861. It was composed in such a way that both the English and Latin words could be used interchangeably.
It came in a midnight clear
This carol relates to the ideas of war and peace. It is written by Massachusetts pastor Edmond Sears.
In Dulci Jubilo
This carol dates from the Middle Ages and is a mixture of German and Latin text. Since the carol’s release, many composers have been influenced by its melody.
God rest you, gentlemen
This is a beautiful Christmas carol that dates back to at least the 1600sth century. Although many people understand the first line of the carol to mean that merry gentlemen should rest, in English it actually means stay generous, gentlemen.
Jesus Christ Mar
The author and intended use of this song are unknown, but it is now performed as a carol by choirs around the world during the Christmas season.
Christmas is a festival of extravagant celebrations. There are numerous songs and carols related to the festival and some of them have been sung since the Middle Ages. I wish everyone a Merry Christmas 2022!
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