'Silent Night' voted the industry's favourite carol

Carols

TThe traditional Austrian carol ‘Silent Night', composed in 1818 in Salzburg was the standout winner, with 12 industry professionals confirming it as their favourite. ‘Hark! The Herald Angles Sing'  came in second place, with six votes, while five carols - ‘Once in Royal David's City', ‘God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen', ‘Good King Wenceslas', ‘While shepherds watched their flocks', and ‘Oh Come, All Ye Faithful' - followed with two votes each. One vote was also given to ‘Calypso Carol', ‘Carol of the Bells', ‘Deck the Halls', ‘In the Bleak Midwinter', ‘It Came Upon the Midnight Clear', and ‘We Three Kings'..

Songs

When it comes to modern Christmas songs, the 1987 hit ‘Fairytale of New York' by English/Irish punk band The Pogues was a clear favourite. A total of 11 respondents said it was their favourite Christmas song, ahead of ‘All I Want for Christmas Is You', ‘Do They Know It's Christmas', ‘Driving Home For Christmas', ‘I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday', and Slade's ‘Merry Christmas' - all with two votes each. ‘Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)', Elton John's ‘Step into Christmas', ‘Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer', John Lennon's ‘Happy Xmas (War is Over)', ‘Jingle Bells', and ‘I believe in Father Christmas' also received one vote.

Jingle bells

Jingle bells is undoubtedly the most popular Christmas carol. It is also the easiest one to get the little ones all cheered up. It’s traditionally sung at Christmas in most parts of the world. Music is the wine that fills the cup of Christmas and so we’ve got you the best carols lined up to get you and your family in the spirit of the festival. Here are 10 of the most popular carols which will fill your hearts and brighten your holidays. Christmas is synonymous with carol singing. Is there any better way to get the family together and get into the holiday rhythm?

Silent night

A soulful and almost dreamy sweet song, it is a staple of any Christmas repertoire. It’s sure to get you swaying to its gentle lilting tune.. Music is the wine that fills the cup of Christmas and so we’ve got you the best carols lined up to get you and your family in the spirit of the festival. Here are 10 of the most popular carols which will fill your hearts and brighten your holidays. Christmas is synonymous with carol singing. Is there any better way to get the family together and get into the holiday rhythm?

Carols

TThe traditional Austrian carol ‘Silent Night', composed in 1818 in Salzburg was the standout winner, with 12 industry professionals confirming it as their favourite. ‘Hark! The Herald Angles Sing'  came in second place, with six votes, while five carols - ‘Once in Royal David's City', ‘God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen', ‘Good King Wenceslas', ‘While shepherds watched their flocks', and ‘Oh Come, All Ye Faithful' - followed with two votes each. One vote was also given to ‘Calypso Carol', ‘Carol of the Bells', ‘Deck the Halls', ‘In the Bleak Midwinter', ‘It Came Upon the Midnight Clear', and ‘We Three Kings'..

Joy to the world

A soulful and almost dreamy sweet song, it is a staple of any Christmas repertoire. It’s sure to get you swaying to its gentle lilting tune.. Music is the wine that fills the cup of Christmas and so we’ve got you the best carols lined up to get you and your family in the spirit of the festival. Here are 10 of the most popular carols which will fill your hearts and brighten your holidays. Christmas is synonymous with carol singing. Is there any better way to get the family together and get into the holiday rhythm?

Jingle bells

Jingle bells is undoubtedly the most popular Christmas carol. It is also the easiest one to get the little ones all cheered up. It’s traditionally sung at Christmas in most parts of the world. Music is the wine that fills the cup of Christmas and so we’ve got you the best carols lined up to get you and your family in the spirit of the festival. Here are 10 of the most popular carols which will fill your hearts and brighten your holidays. Christmas is synonymous with carol singing. Is there any better way to get the family together and get into the holiday rhythm?

Jingle bells is undoubtedly the most popular Christmas carol. It is also the easiest one to get the little ones all cheered up. It’s traditionally sung at Christmas in most parts of the world. Music is the wine that fills the cup of Christmas and so we’ve got you the best carols lined up to get you and your family in the spirit of the festival. Here are 10 of the most popular carols which will fill your hearts and brighten your holidays. Christmas is synonymous with carol singing. Is there any better way to get the family together and get into the holiday rhythm?

Jingle bells is undoubtedly the most popular Christmas carol. It is also the easiest one to get the little ones all cheered up. It’s traditionally sung at Christmas in most parts of the world. Music is the wine that fills the cup of Christmas and so we’ve got you the best carols lined up to get you and your family in the spirit of the festival. Here are 10 of the most popular carols which will fill your hearts and brighten your holidays. Christmas is synonymous with carol singing. Is there any better way to get the family together and get into the holiday rhythm?

TThe traditional Austrian carol ‘Silent Night', composed in 1818 in Salzburg was the standout winner, with 12 industry professionals confirming it as their favourite. ‘Hark! The Herald Angles Sing'  came in second place, with six votes, while five carols - ‘Once in Royal David's City', ‘God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen', ‘Good King Wenceslas', ‘While shepherds watched their flocks', and ‘Oh Come, All Ye Faithful' - followed with two votes each. One vote was also given to ‘Calypso Carol', ‘Carol of the Bells', ‘Deck the Halls', ‘In the Bleak Midwinter', ‘It Came Upon the Midnight Clear', and ‘We Three Kings'..

A soulful and almost dreamy sweet song, it is a staple of any Christmas repertoire. It’s sure to get you swaying to its gentle lilting tune.. Music is the wine that fills the cup of Christmas and so we’ve got you the best carols lined up to get you and your family in the spirit of the festival. Here are 10 of the most popular carols which will fill your hearts and brighten your holidays. Christmas is synonymous with carol singing. Is there any better way to get the family together and get into the holiday rhythm?