Original Country Christmas Favorites
When you look at all music genres, Country by far puts out more Christmas songs. Of course a lot are covers, and re-do’s, but there are a lot of original country Christmas tunes too. Taste Of Country did a list of the Ten Best Country Christmas originals.
Starting with number 10…
10) Born On Christmas Day — Brad Paisley
9) Grandma Got Run Over By A Reindeer — Elmo and Patsy
8) Christmas Cookies — George Strait
7) Christmas In Dixie — Alabama
6) Hard Candy Christmas — Dolly Parton
5) Redneck 12 Days Of Christmas — Jeff Foxworthy (???)
4) All I Want For Christmas is a Really Good Tan — Kenny Chesney
3) If We Make It Through December — Merle Haggard
2) Where Are You Christmas — Faith Hill
1) Let It Be Christmas — Alan Jackson
That’s Taste Of Country‘s Top Ten Original Country Christmas songs… Can you think of one that they forgot? It doesn’t have to be written by the singer, just a country original. Leave your suggestions as a comment below.
I would like to add John Denver’s “Christmas for Cowboys”… here’s the video…