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The Best New Christmas Albums of 2018

Year after year, the tradition of Christmas music releases continues to be the gift that keeps on giving. This crop of artists make the tried and true seasonal standards remain relevant and fresh with their unique interpretations while also creating new holiday classics of their own with original songs.

Here’s a preview of 10 newly-released Christmas albums from the 2018 holiday season to add to your Spotify playlists this yuletide.

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The Best New Christmas Albums of 2017

Now that the turkey has been gobbled down and the Black Friday shopping frenzy has calmed down, the countdown to the days leading up to Christmas officially begins! As you start to get into the holiday spirit by decorating your home, trimming the tree, and wrapping presents for your loved ones, you’re gonna need a soundtrack to set the festive mood.

This year’s new Christmas music arrivals represent a range of genres, from classical and country, to R&B and yes, even EDM. Here’s a preview of 10 newly-released Christmas albums from the 2017 holiday season to add to your collection.

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The Best New Christmas Albums of 2016

It’s the day after Thanksgiving, which means it’s now socially acceptable to start playing holiday-themed music as you countdown to December 25! From fresh takes on traditional classics to the introduction of new contemporary originals, there’s never a shortage of creativity when it comes to introducing new Christmas songs to the music listener’s repertoire. With the big day exactly one month away, here’s a sampling of 12 newly-released Christmas albums to help you get into the Yuletide spirit.

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Kelly Clarkson, Trisha Yearwood & Reba McEntire Sing “Silent Night”

It was a dream come true for Kelly Clarkson when she got her two music mentors, Reba McEntire and Trisha Yearwood, to lend their legendary voices on her Christmas album, Wrapped in Red. If that wasn’t enough, the country superstars made a special guest appearance on Kelly’s Christmas special (titled Kelly Clarkson’s Cautionary Christmas Music Tale) this week to sing their stunning trio version of “Silent Night“. It was one of the many showstopping moments of the show, which also included performances of songs from Wrapped in Red, a wardrobe of radiant red dresses, cameos from Whoopi Goldberg, Robin Williams, and William Shatner, and Blake Shelton in a ridiculous elf costume.

Kelly Clarkson’s “Wrapped in Red”

Kelly Clarkson kicks off the holiday season into high gear with an early Christmas gift, Wrapped in Red.

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