Best Christmas Songs with videos, lyrics, famous quotes and carols to enjoy the atmosphere of this magic festival and to practice the English language having great fun.
Using songs with lyrics is a very useful means to improve English skills and to have fun at the same time. The advantage of using pop songs to learn English is that you will also be learning something about English speaking culture, which could come in handy.
Music means a lot to people. Songwriters use their talent to communicate messages that are important to them, experiences that they’ve had in their lives and life lessons. And then there are those of us who enjoy listening to the songs and finding inspiration, motivation, support and so many other emotions from the words. But not all songs are meant to teach deep life lessons. Some are purely just meant to be enjoyed.
Can you believe that famous old songs by Michael Jackson, The Beatles and Elvis Presley are perfect for learning English grammar? Well, it’s not just about making learning fun, it’s about philosophy. The ancient philosopher Plato said that “Musical training is a more potent instrument than any other, because rhythm and harmony find their way into the inward places of the soul.” Of course, Plato lived thousands of years ago, so that quote may seem a bit complicated to us today but in any case music is excellent because it has the power to move us.
If you want to learn actively, you can listen to the songs while following along with the lyrics. You can also simply listen to the songs without taking any notes. You won’t exactly “absorb” the English vocabulary and grammar structures automatically, but you may be surprised how much you can learn just by passively listening to songs. And if you hear something that catches your interest, you can always return to the song later on to find more information about the words or structures.
Christmas is such a joyous time of year. For many, the holidays bring back memories of family, food, fun and music. Studies show that hearing certain songs can cue specific memories in people’s brains. One very familiar type of song is the Christmas carol. From music lovers and churchgoers, to people all around the world who celebrate Christmas, carols are the beloved musical backbone of the festive season. Christmas carols are based on Christian lyrics and relate, in the main, to the Nativity. Christmas carols were introduced into church services by St. Francis of Assisi in the 12th century. Here you can find the 30 best Christmas Carols.
And now here are some best quotes from very popular English Christmas songs.
I’m dreaming of a white Christmas, just like the ones I used to know. Where the treetops glisten and children listen, to hear sleigh bells in the snow.
White Christmas (Karaoke)
He sees you when you’re sleeping, he knows when you’re awake. He knows when you’ve been bad or good, so be good, for goodness sake!
Santa Claus is Coming to Town (Karaoke)
A very Merry Christmas and a happy new year. Let’s hope it’s a good one, without any fear.
Happy Xmas (War is Over) (Karaoke)
Jingle Bells, jingle bells, jingle all the way! Oh what fun it is to ride, in a one horse open sleigh.
Jingle Bells (Karaoke)
I won’t ask for much this Christmas. I won’t even wish for snow. And I’m just gonna keep on waiting, underneath the mistletoe. All I want for Christmas is you, yeah. (And I) Don’t care about the presents. Underneath the Christmas tree. I don’t need to hang my stocking. There upon the fireplace (Ah) Santa Claus won’t make me happy.
All I Want For Christmas Is You (Karaoke)
“Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree”. Rockin’ around the Christmas tree. At the Christmas party hop. Mistletoe hung where you can see. Every couple tries to stop. Rockin’ around the Christmas tree. Let the Christmas spirit ring. Later we’ll have some pumpkin pie.
Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree (Karaoke)
Last Christmas, I gave you my heart, but the very next day, you gave it away. This year, to save me from tears, I’ll give it to someone special.
Last Christmas (Karaoke)
Good tidings we bring to you and your kin. We wish you a Merry Christmas and a Happy New Year.
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (Karaoke)
Oh the fire is slowly dying. And, my dear, were still good-bye-ing. But as long as you love me so, let it snow, let it snow, let it snow.
Let it Snow (Karaoke)
Christmas Eve will find me, where the lovelight gleams. I’ll be home for Christmas, if only in my dreams.
I’ll be Home for Christmas (Karaoke)
Sing a song of gladness and cheer For the time of Christmas is here Look around about you and see What a world of wonder This world can be.
A Christmas Carol lyrics (Karaoke)
There must have been some magic in that old silk hat they found, for when they placed it on his head, he began to dance around!
Frosty the Snowman (Karaoke)
What a bright time, it’s the right time, to rock the night away.
Jingle Bell Rock (Karaoke)
Santa, tell me if he really cares. ‘Cause I can’t give it all away if he won’t be here next year. [Bridge] Oh, I wanna have him beside me, like oh-woo-oh. On the 25th, by that fireplace, oh-woo-oh. But I don’t want a new broken heart. This year I’ve got to be smart. Oh, baby.
Santa Tell Me (Karaoke)
Doesn’t it feel like Christmas (it feels lovely) Doesn’t it feel like Christmas (feels so lovely) Doesn’t it feel like Christmas (oh oh oh oh) Yes, it feels like Christmas Doesn’t it feel like Christmas (it feels lovely) Doesn’t it feel like Christmas (feels so lovely) Doesn’t it feel like Christmas (the spirit of Christmas) Yes, it feels like Christmas
8 Days of Christmas Destiny’s Child (Karaoke)
And so, I’m offering this simple phrase to kids from one to 92. Although it’s been said many times, many ways, Merry Christmas to you.
The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas to You) (Karaoke)
Silent night! Holy night! All is calm! All is bright!
Silent Night (Karaoke)
Christmas won’t be the same without you. Christmas won’t be the same if you go. You’re all I need to see, standing by my Christmas tree. ‘Cause Christmas won’t be the same without you.
Christmas Won’t be the Same Without You (Karaoke)
Holidays are joyful, there’s always something new. But ev’ryday’s a holiday, when I’m near to you.
Merry Christmas, Darling (Karaoke)
There’ll be parties for hosting, marshmallows for toasting and caroling out in the snow.
It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year (Karaoke)
But I’d never steal from Santa, cause that ain’t right. So I’m going home to mail it back to him that night. But when I got home I bugged, cause under the tree, was a letter from Santa, and all the dough was for me!
Christmas in Hollis (Karaoke)
Hark now, hear the angels sing, a King was born today.
Mary’s Boy Child (Karaoke)
Have yourself a merry little Christmas. Let your heart be light. From now on your troubles will be out of sight.
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (Karaoke)
Christmas time is here, happiness and cheer. Fun for all that children call, their favorite time of year.
Christmas Time is Here (Karaoke)
Sleigh bells ring, are you listening? In the lane, snow is glistening. A beautiful sight, we’re happy tonight. Walking in a winter wonderland.
Winter Wonderland (Karaoke)
Merry Christmas, here I am, boy Gonna love you, gonna give you all I can, boy Merry Christmas, here I am, boy I’m the present and you know it, here I am, boy Merry Christmas, here I am, boy Gonna love you, gonna give you all I can, boy Merry Christmas, here I am, boy I’m the present and you know it, boy.
December Ariana Grande (Karaoke)
Jingle bell, jingle bell, jingle bell rock Jingle bells swing and jingle bells ring Snowin’ and blowin’ up bushels of fun Now the jingle hop has begun.
Jingle Bell Rock Delta Goodrem (Karaoke)
Jingle bell, jingle bell, jingle bell rock Jingle bell chime in jingle bell time Dancin’ and prancin’ in Jingle Bell Square In the frosty air.
Jingle Bell Rock Mean Girls (Funny video) (Karaoke)
It’s beginning to look a lot like Christmas, toys in ev’ry store. But the prettiest sight to see, is the holly that will be on your own front door.
It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas (Karaoke)
Said the little lamb to the shepherd boy, do you hear what I hear?
Do You Hear What I Hear? (Karaoke)
Grandma got run over by a reindeer, walking home from our Christmas eve. You can say there’s no such thing as Santa, but as for me and Grandpa, we believe.
Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer (Karaoke)
Rocking around the Christmas tree, have a happy holiday. Everyone dancing merrily, in a new old-fashioned way.
Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree (Karaoke)
O Christmas tree, O Christmas tree, how faithful are thy branches?
O Christmas Tree (Karaoke)
The mood is right, the spirits up. We’re here tonight and that’s enough. Simply having a wonderful Christmas time.
Wonderful Christmas Time (Karaoke)
On the first day of Christmas, my true love gave to me: a partridge in a pear tree.
12 Days of Christmas (Karaoke)
Oh, what a laugh, it would have been, if Daddy had only seen, Mommy kissing Santa Claus last night.”
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus (Karaoke)
I’ll have a blue Christmas without you. I’ll be so blue just thinking about you. Decorations of red on a green Christmas tree, won’t be the same dear, if you’re not hear with me.
Blue Christmas (Karaoke)
Deck the halls with boughs of holly, fa la la la la, la la la la. Tis the season to be jolly, fa la la la la, la la la la.
Deck the Halls (Karaoke)
Hark how the bells Sweet silver bells All seem to say Throw cares away Christmas is here Bringing good cheer To young and old Meek and the bold Ding-dong, ding-dong That is the song With joyful ring All caroling (Oh, oh, ah).
Carol of the Bells (Karaoke)
Rudolph the red-nosed reindeer, had a very shiny nose. And if you ever saw it, you would even say it glows.
Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer (Karaoke)
Joy to the world, the Lord is come! Let earth receive her King.
Joy to the World (Karaoke)
Away in a manger, no crib for a bed. The little Lord Jesus laid down his sweet head.
Away in a Manger (Karaoke)
Come and trim my Christmas tree, with some decorations bought at Tiffany. I really do believe in you, let’s see if you believe in me.
Santa Baby (Karaoke)
Joy to the world, the Lord is come, let earth receive her King.
Joy to the World (Karaoke)
Silver bells, silver bells, it’s Christmas time in the city. Ring-a-ling, hear them ring, soon it will be Christmas day.
Silver Bells (Karaoke)
I really can’t stay (but baby, its’s cold outside). I’ve got to go away (but baby, it’s cold outside).
Baby It’s Cold Outside (Karaoke)
Do they know it’s Christmastime at all? Feed the world. Feed the world.
Do They Know It’s Christmas? (Karaoke)
Merry Christmas baby, sure do treat me nice. You bought me all those good ole presents, I love you baby, rest of my life.
Merry Christmas Baby (Karaoke)
Read also our other posts on Christmas
Christmas markets in England ;
Christmas markets in America ;
Christmas markets in Italy and Germany ;
Christmas tree origin and quotes ;
Traditional Christmas Carols ;
An Essay on Christmas by Chesterton ;
See also the decorated complete carols page where you can also download the pdf file!