Play + Listen | 'Tis the Season to be Soulful

It’s after Thanksgiving and it is officially safe to spread some Christmas cheer through music!  The halls are being decked with bows of holly, trees are being trimmed, and carols are being sung. There’s nothing like keeping with the tradition of the season than listening to your favorite holiday songs.  I've compiled this playlist of some new and classic holiday songs to inspire your soulful holiday spirit! Enjoy!

  1. Christmas Rappin' - Kurtis Blow
  2. Spread A Little Love - Destiny's Child
  3. Give Love On Christmas Day - Johnny Gill
  4. Merry Christmas Baby - Otis Redding
  5. Christmas In The City - Mary J. Blige
  6. Christmas Ain't Christmas (Without the One You Love) - The OJay's
  7. What Are You Doing New Year's Eve? - Nancy Wilson
  8. Mrs. Claus - Brotherly Love
  9. This Christmas - Donny Hathaway
  10. Soulful Christmas - Faith Evans
  11. Let It Snow - Boyz II Men
  12. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town - Jackson 5
  13. Rudolph the Red Nose Reindeer - The Temptations
  14. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas - Luther Vandross
  15. The Christmas Song - Toni Braxton
  16. What Do The Lonely Do? - The Emotions
  17. Sleigh Ride - TLC
  18. Silent Night - The Temptations
  19. Christmas Time Is Here - Kem
  20. Please Come Home For Christmas - Charles Brown
  21. All I Want For Christmas Is You - Mariah Carey
  22. What Are You Doing New Year's Eve? - Ledisi

I hope that these suggestions inspire your holiday festivities. So grab the hot cocoa, tree trimmings, or nestle in front of the fireplace. Enjoy the season and I wish that you, your family and friends Have a Very Merry Christmas!