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Wed Dec 5, 2018, 11:52 PM Dec 2018

It's that time of the year...what is your favorite Christmas Carol? [View all]

25 votes, 0 passes | Time left: Unlimited
O Come All Ye Faithful
1 (4%)
Silent Night
2 (8%)
The First Noel
0 (0%)
Away in a Manger
1 (4%)
O Holy Night
9 (36%)
We Three Kings
0 (0%)
The Holly and the Ivy
0 (0%)
Let it Snow
1 (4%)
Jingle Bells
0 (0%)
other (name it)
11 (44%)
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Christmas Canon. nt LexVegas Dec 2018 #1
Muppet Christmas Carol Roland99 Dec 2018 #2
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas. MontanaMama Dec 2018 #3
I might change my vote. dhol82 Dec 2018 #27
Other (x2) True Dough Dec 2018 #4
Ooooh..your #1 pick MontanaMama Dec 2018 #66
White Christmas... Sancho Dec 2018 #5
Yes! ⛄️ voteearlyvoteoften Dec 2018 #54
The song is actually set in Southern California. rsdsharp Dec 2018 #96
Like the song and lyrics... llmart Dec 2018 #55
None of the above, and the last two aren't Christmas carols. The Velveteen Ocelot Dec 2018 #6
you are absolutely right gopiscrap Dec 2018 #18
Years and years. The Velveteen Ocelot Dec 2018 #20
when I was a child I auditioned for the Vatican Boychoir gopiscrap Dec 2018 #39
Can you tell us about your experience with that? MineralMan Dec 2018 #78
I was born in Germany and had been pegged with vocal talent gopiscrap Dec 2018 #102
What an interesting story! MineralMan Dec 2018 #109
wow your story is somewhat like mine gopiscrap Dec 2018 #114
I am familiar with Richard Proulx, but I stopped singing in MineralMan Dec 2018 #115
Wow, how cool! The Velveteen Ocelot Dec 2018 #80
it was wish I would have been older tho gopiscrap Dec 2018 #117
Best recent performance of a Christmas song... Sancho Dec 2018 #7
Anything by Pentatonix - anytime. n/t Ms. Toad Dec 2018 #13
OMg, I just love their version of Hallejuliah! lark Dec 2018 #103
Baby, It's Cold Outside GreatCaesarsGhost Dec 2018 #8
THIS PJMcK Dec 2018 #85
Nah. It's a creepy song. MrsCoffee Dec 2018 #93
Okay, if you feel that way PJMcK Dec 2018 #99
This one MrGrieves Dec 2018 #9
The Carol of the Bells "The Scary Christmas Song" violetpastille Dec 2018 #10
I like Dan Hicks' cover of Carol of the Bells. Nothing says Christmas better than scat and yodeling Brother Buzz Dec 2018 #26
That was delightful! Thank you! violetpastille Dec 2018 #28
If they could only have been a little more relaxed! Judi Lynn Dec 2018 #44
I've always liked George Winston's version of "Carol of the Bells". llmart Dec 2018 #56
Wow, I totally don't get that from the song! In fact, I love dancing to it and do it often. lark Dec 2018 #107
I don't want to spoil it for you! violetpastille Dec 2018 #110
I've never watched the Exorcist! lark Dec 2018 #112
Little Drummer Boy pangaia Dec 2018 #11
It's a living. The Velveteen Ocelot Dec 2018 #14
LOLOL pangaia Dec 2018 #16
Ah "The Messiah" gopiscrap Dec 2018 #19
I love singing "Messiah" which I will be doing this weekend The Velveteen Ocelot Dec 2018 #24
I love it, I was just listening to it in the car today gopiscrap Dec 2018 #40
Yeah, those damn unions.. pangaia Dec 2018 #89
The best thing about hiring union musicians is that you get the good ones! The Velveteen Ocelot Dec 2018 #90
usually.... pangaia Dec 2018 #91
I love it...I have sung the Messiah more times gopiscrap Dec 2018 #21
Since I am at war with X-mas ProudLib72 Dec 2018 #12
Two Trump Supporters. The lesser, says he's iced out of Hollywood because he's Republican. TheBlackAdder Dec 2018 #23
Stop politicizing Chanukah! ProudLib72 Dec 2018 #32
The Dusty Towne Holiday Special TheBlackAdder Dec 2018 #15
Merrill A HERETIC I AM Dec 2018 #17
O' Connor misanthrope Dec 2018 #22
Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer DesertRat Dec 2018 #25
Jingle Balls Bradshaw3 Dec 2018 #29
Oh Holy Night chillfactor Dec 2018 #30
Yes gopiscrap Dec 2018 #37
The Holly and the Ivy Hekate Dec 2018 #31
I like this one also gopiscrap Dec 2018 #38
Christmas Rapping by The Waitresses TeamPooka Dec 2018 #33
aloha dweller Dec 2018 #34
other 912gdm Dec 2018 #35
Mine is "And so This is Christmas/War is Over" Haggis for Breakfast Dec 2018 #36
+1 n/t Tom Rinaldo Dec 2018 #69
Christmas Time is Here from A Charlie Brown Christmas nt maryellen99 Dec 2018 #41
Lo, How a Rose E'er Blooming Judi Lynn Dec 2018 #42
"Some Children See Him" madamesilverspurs Dec 2018 #43
I love James Taylor's voice so much -- I never heard this carol. So beautiful. nt Nay Dec 2018 #61
Two rather diverse ones in a tie for me DFW Dec 2018 #45
All I Want for Christmas is You.. nt Raine Dec 2018 #46
Me too! Ever hear the vince valiant version? Wow! bedazzled Dec 2018 #72
Carol of the Bells pnwest Dec 2018 #47
I have 3... rownesheck Dec 2018 #48
A couple I love... lilactime Dec 2018 #49
Carol of the Bells, Silver Bells, Felice Navidad scarletlib Dec 2018 #50
Hark the Harold Angels sing MFM008 Dec 2018 #51
Christmas baby please come home Sedona Dec 2018 #52
This is also the title of a christmas song by Charles Brown. Haggis for Breakfast Dec 2018 #118
i have never even heard of holly and ivy :( samnsara Dec 2018 #53
Do they know its Christmas Soxfan58 Dec 2018 #57
Up on the rooftop. nt UniteFightBack Dec 2018 #58
Carol of the Bells bearsfootball516 Dec 2018 #59
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen get the red out Dec 2018 #60
My two favs are: Good King Wenceslas and Jolly Old Saint Nicholas FSogol Dec 2018 #62
well, definitely George C. Scott, but of course... brooklynite Dec 2018 #63
Here's a cool version of Carol of the Bells JNelson6563 Dec 2018 #64
Jackson Browne's The Rebel Jesus--not a carol japple Dec 2018 #65
Joy to the World! Greybnk48 Dec 2018 #67
Me, too! "Joy to the World" has always been my favorite. It's so happy and upbeat. Glorfindel Dec 2018 #82
Love that version! Thanks! Greybnk48 Dec 2018 #83
Even as an atheist, I've always liked 'Silent Night'. elocs Dec 2018 #68
12 Days of Christmas... KatyMan Dec 2018 #70
Coventry Carol hatrack Dec 2018 #71
OK, it's not a Carol, BUT: The Kinks - Father Christmas Tom Rinaldo Dec 2018 #73
+1 SaintLouisBlues Dec 2018 #116
None crazycatlady Dec 2018 #74
Britney Spears - My Only Wish (This Year) Polybius Dec 2018 #75
"Here Comes Santa Claus!" MineralMan Dec 2018 #76
This one, of course... ghostsinthemachine Dec 2018 #77
this one gets to me bdamomma Dec 2018 #79
Blue Christmas, Leon Redbone version LongtimeAZDem Dec 2018 #81
Joan Baez, Cantique de Noel JustABozoOnThisBus Dec 2018 #84
"God Bless Ye Merry Gentlemen" Adrahil Dec 2018 #86
My favorite as well for much the same reason. airmid Dec 2018 #97
Once In Royal David's City Cairycat Dec 2018 #87
I loved that also gopiscrap Dec 2018 #104
"I've Got Some Presents for Santa" n/t rzemanfl Dec 2018 #88
"We Need A Little Christmas" and rurallib Dec 2018 #92
OTHER: I keep changing my mind! I can't choose just one! Honeycombe8 Dec 2018 #94
We Three Kings WeekiWater Dec 2018 #95
Have a Holly Jolly Christmas Casandia Dec 2018 #98
"Winter Wonderland". brush Dec 2018 #100
Chorale of the Bells! lark Dec 2018 #101
Brenda Lee Papa Noel AmandaRuth Dec 2018 #105
Technically, "O Holy Night" is not a Xmas carol stopbush Dec 2018 #106
The Wexford Carol stopbush Dec 2018 #108
The Little Drummer Boy and Rudolf the Rednosed Reindeer. Blue_true Dec 2018 #111
The Cherry Tree Carol struggle4progress Dec 2018 #113
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