Christmas just ain’t Christmas until I hear certain holiday songs. As I’ve gotten older, there are gospel songs that remind me of the true reason for the season, but the following songs take me back to my childhood and are a sure sign Christmas is right around the corner.
Merry Christmas, Baby by Otis Redding
Christmas Just Ain’t Christmas by the O’Jays
Give Love on Christmas Day by New Edition
Gee Whiz, It’s Christmas by Carla Thomas
Please Come Home for Christmas by Charles Brown
Someday at Christmas by Stevie Wonder
Every Day Will Be Like a Holiday by William Bell
What Do the Lonely Do at Christmas? by The Emotions
This Christmas by Donny Hathaway
Silent Night by the Temptations
What songs scream Christmas for you?