A traditional take on the famous carol by Irish folksters the Clancy Brothers.
Not another dreaded cover of the classic, instead it turns out to be a fine original from an artist who is going somewhere fast.
Marty Stuart's slow country stroll proves that the big man is prone to normal feelings just like the rest of us.
This is not outwardly funny but that a look at the original and see the subtlety in Ferrell's performance.
A novelty hit that netted the loveable Elmo a lifetime of Christmasses.
A Channel 4 animated TV creation that bore a human love of all things December.
An odd one from John Denver that nonetheless sold well for him in winter 1973.
Wartime missives from a faraway land at Christmas.
Pieces of your past brought together for the present courtesy of the Jigsaw Seen.
It may have been meant for Mariah but faith was to deal a better hand.
Before they were famous and slightly after they were really really good.
Prince hardly drops a funky move on this sad reflective piece of festive imagery.
Some foam, a little rubber and you have yourself a winning anti Christmas song.
A rare insight into Jack White's Christmas mind with characteristic eclectic results.