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The UKs most played Xmas songs are quite different (2008 list from here) 40s - 1, 70s - 3, 80s - 5, 90s - 1
Last Christmas - Wham! 
Do They Know It’s Christmas? (original 1984 recording) - Band Aid
Fairytale of New York - The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl
All I Want For Christmas Is You - Mariah Carey
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - Bruce Springsteen
Stop The Cavalry - Jona Lewie
I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday - Wizzard
Merry Xmas Everybody - Slade
Lonely This Christmas - Mud
White Christmas - Bing Crosby
[accidentally reblgged this to my other (defunct) tumblr sorry for double post]

The UKs most played Xmas songs are quite different (2008 list from here) 40s - 1, 70s - 3, 80s - 5, 90s - 1

  1. Last Christmas - Wham! 
  2. Do They Know It’s Christmas? (original 1984 recording) - Band Aid
  3. Fairytale of New York - The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl
  4. All I Want For Christmas Is You - Mariah Carey
  5. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - Bruce Springsteen
  6. Stop The Cavalry - Jona Lewie
  7. I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday - Wizzard
  8. Merry Xmas Everybody - Slade
  9. Lonely This Christmas - Mud
  10. White Christmas - Bing Crosby

[accidentally reblgged this to my other (defunct) tumblr sorry for double post]

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