What is the O2 Community`s FAVOURITE CHRISTMAS SONG and FAVOURITE CHRSTMAS CAROL ?
Here is your chance to vote for your FAVOURITE CHRISTMAS SONG and FAVOURITE CHRSITMAS CAROL.
Below are two lists - 20 Christmas Songs; and 10 Chrsitmas Carols - compiled from threads and posts on this Community and online opinion polls.
Please cast your votes for both - and post, on this thread,
your Top 5 - in numbered order, from No 5 to No 1 [your favourite] for both
FAVOURITE CHRISTMAS SONG and for FAVOURITE CHRISTMAS CAROL.
Voting is open from now until Thursday 23 DEC at 12 NOON.
I will award 5 points for every No 1; 4 points for No 2; 3 points for No 3; 2 points for No 4; 1 point for No 5 in each section - Favourite Xmas Song and Favourite Xms Carol - and announce the charts on Xmas Eve 24 Dec;
with the O2 Community`s FAVOURITE CHRISTMAS SONG and FAVOURITE CHRISTMAS CAROL
All I want For Christmas Is You - Mariah Carey
Do They Know Its Christmas? - Band Aid
Driving Home For Christmas - Chris Rea
Fairytale Of New York - The Pogues
Happy Xmas [War Is Over] - John Lennon
I Believe In Father Xmas - Greg Lake
I Wish It Could Be Xmas.... - Wizzard
Last Christmas - Wham
Little Drummer Boy - Bing Crosby and David Bowie
Lonely This Christmas - Mud
Mary`s Boy Child - Boney M
Merry Xmas Everybody - Slade
Merry Xmas Everyone - Shakin Stevens
Mistletoe And Wine - Cliff Richard
Stay Another Day - East 17
Step Into Christmas - Elton John
Stop The Cavalry - Jona Lewie
When A Child Is Born - Johnny Mathis
White Christmas - Bing Crosby
Wonderful Christmastime - Paul Mc Cartney
Away In A Manger
Hark The Herald Angels Sing
In The Bleak Mid Winter
O Come All Ye Faithful
O Little Town Of Bethlehem
Once In Royal David`s City
The Holly And The Ivy
We Three Kings...
While Shepherds Watched Their Flocks...
Christmas Song ....
1.Fairytale of New York ''The Pogues
2. Do They Know It's Christmas, Band Aid
3. Happy Xmas War Is Over. John Lennon
4) Stay Another Day. East 17
5) Little Drummer Boy. Bing and Bowie
Christmas Carol ...
1) Silent Night.
2) Hark The Heralds Angels Sing
3) Oh Come All Ye Faithful
4 In the Bleak Midwinter
5 We Three Kings
Edit. Just noticed I should have done it from 5 to 1. Not changing it now. 😂
*The Game Is On*
To kick the voting off, here are mine
FAVOURITE XMAS SONG
No 1 Fairytale Of New York - The Pogues
No 2 Happy Xmas War Is Over - John Lennon
No 3 Do They Know It`s Xmas - Band Aid
No 4 I Believe In Father Xmas - Greg Lake
No 5 Wonderful Xmastime - Paul McCartney
No 1 In The Bleak Mid-Winter
No 2 Silent Night
No 3 O Little Town Of Bethlehem
No 4 The Holly And The Ivy
No 5 O Come All Ye Faithful
Not strictly a Christmas song but I'm not sure why Imagine by John Lennon isn't there
or A Spaceman Came travelling by Chris De Burgh
Both would have been in my top 5
I'm not really a Christmas or New Year person in all honesty, just find it really upsetting now
But, in the spirit of Christmases past here goes
Thanks @jonsie for taking part.
There were quite a few songs I had to leave out, inc some which were Xmas No 1 but tried to give a good selection to choose from and the lists are based on posts on community and in online polls rather than just my preferences.
I hope regular posters on the Community including
and anyone else [sorry if I missed names] will join in with this poll.
Not as easy as it seems.
1. Little Drummer Boy - (Bing Crosby and David Bowie)
2. Do They Know It's Christmas? - (Band Aid)
3. Fairytale Of New York - (The Pogues)
4. Happy Christmas, War Is Over - (John Lennon)
5. I Believe In Father Christmas - (Greg Lake)
1. Silent Night
2. Away In A Manger
3. Once In Royal David's City
4. O Come All Ye Faithful
5. Hark The Herald Angels Sing