News 22 December 2022

Best Christmas Music Videos

Best Christmas Music Videos

British alt/rock outfit Coldplay, in 2010 released Christmas Lights off their 2011 Christmas album NOW Christmas. The four piece band have previously been nominated for ARIA’s Best International Artist three times. They have also accumulated an impressive seven #1 albums on the ARIA Albums Chart over the span of their career.

ARIA Award winning global pop sensation, Justin Beiber’s 2011 album Under the Mistletoe features Santa Claus Is Coming To Town, a cover of a 1934 classic by Harry Reser and his band. At the 2021 ARIA Awards, Justin Bieber and The Kid Laroi won Best Pop Release for their hit Stay. Beiber has also been nominated for Best International Artist three times and has landed three #1 Singles and four #1 Albums on the ARIA Charts.

In 2014 American Girl Group, Fifth Harmony released their version of Mariah Carey’s iconic Christmas song, All I Want for Christmas Is You. Ally Brooke, Normani, Dinah Jane and Lauren Jauregui recorded the track as part of Epic Records’ compilation EP, I’ll Be Home For Christmas. 

Welsh singer and songwriter, Shakin' Stevens’ iconic Holiday hit, Merry Christmas Everyone, is the title track off his 1985 album. The song was written by Bob Heatlie (Aneka, Cliff Richard, Bob The builder, The Trap Door) and produced by Dave Edmunds.

American pop outfit Train's single Shake Off Christmas of 2010 album Save Me, San Fancisco was originally composed for Coca-Cola's 2010 Christmas advertising campaign. The lyrics spread the message of love and joy while the accompanying music video features the city existing inside a snow globe. Train have previously been nominated for ARIA’s Best International Artists and peaked at #1 on the ARIA Singles Chart with their hit single Hey Soul Sister.

Multiple ARIA award nominee, Ariana Grande released her Christmas hit, Santa Tell Me in 2014. It was co-written by Grande, Ilya Salmanzadeh and Savan Kotecha and is accompanied by a fun music video featuring Grande and her friends. Ariana Grande has an impressive ARIA repertoire, with four #1 Albums and and four #1 Singles under her belt already.