Try These Tunes: Five Festive Holiday Albums

Entertainment Nov. 27, 2012 AT 8:30AM
Lady Antebellum Lady Antebellum and Christina Aguilera Credit: Harry Herd/; Heidi Gutman/NBCUniversal via Getty

While Mariah Carey's "All I Want for Christmas Is You" remains a classic holiday tune, 2012's festive season offers up a handful of merry music to keep those holiday parties rockin' around the Christmas tree.

PHOTOS: Celebs' party playlists

Here, Us Weekly suggests five of our favorite new holiday discs.

On This Winter's Night - Lady Antebellum
The Grammy-winning trio bring a country twang to traditional chestnuts, including "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" and "All I Want for Christmas Is You," for their album, in stores now.

PHOTOS: Music's most stylish stars

A Very Special Christmas 25 - Various Artists
This year's charity roundup features festive renditions by Christina Aguilera ("Oh Holy Night") and Train ("Joy to the World").

Olivia Newton John and John Travolta, Cee Lo Green
Olivia Newton John and John Travolta, Cee Lo Green

This Christmas - John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
Danny and Sandy's first Christmas! The Grease loves belt "I Think You Might Like It," a sequel to "You're the One That I Want," on their festive offering.

Magic Moment - Cee Lo Green
The Voice coach's holiday disc was a lifelong dream. "Scratched that off the list!" says the soul man, who croons a gospel version of "Silent Night" and hams it up with the Muppets on "All I Need Is Love."

Merry Christmas, Baby - Rod Stewart
Inspired by his 21-month-old son, Aiden, to record his holiday album, Stewart duets with Mary J. Blige on the carol "We Three Kings." Listen for his newly penned "Red-Suited Super Man."

Tell Us: What's your favorite holiday song?

comments powered by Disqus