US BEST SELLING CHRISTMAS ALBUM OF THE YEAR 1945 -2019

US BEST SELLING CHRISTMAS ALBUM OF THE YEAR 1945 -2019

1940s

The best-selling Christmas album of 1945 was Merry Christmas, by Bing Crosby.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1946 was Merry Christmas, by Bing Crosby.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1947 was Merry Christmas, by Bing Crosby.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1948 was Merry Christmas, by Bing Crosby.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1949 was Merry Christmas, by Bing Crosby.

 

1950s

The best-selling Christmas album of 1950 was Merry Christmas, by Bing Crosby.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1951 was Mario Lanza Sings Christmas Songs, by Mario Lanza.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1952 was Christmas Hymns and Carols, by The Robert Shaw Chorale.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1953 was Christmas with Arthur Godfrey and All the Little Godfreys, by Arthur Godfrey.

 

The best-selling Christmas album of 1954 was Selections from Irving Berlin’s ”White Christmas”, by Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye and Peggy Lee.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1955 was Happy Holiday, by Jo Stafford.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1956 was Merry Christmas from Lawrence Welk and His Champagne Music, by Lawrence Welk.

 

The best-selling Christmas album of 1957 was Elvis’ Christmas Album, by Elvis Presley.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1958 was Christmas Sing-Along with Mitch, by Mitch Miller & the Gang.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1959 was Christmas Sing-Along with Mitch, by Mitch Miller & the Gang.

 

1960s

The best-selling Christmas album of 1960 was Christmas Sing-Along with Mitch, by Mitch Miller & the Gang.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1961 was Holiday Sing Along with Mitch, by Mitch Miller & the Gang.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1962 was Merry Christmas, by Johnny Mathis.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1963 was The Andy Williams Christmas Album, by Andy Williams.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1964 was The Andy Williams Christmas Album, by Andy Williams.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1965 was The Little Drummer Boy: A Christmas Festival, by the Harry Simeone Chorale.

 

The best-selling Christmas album of 1966 was Merry Christmas, by Andy Williams.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1967 was A Christmas Album, by Barbra Streisand.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1968 was That Christmas Feeling, by Glen Campbell.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1969 was Jim Nabors’ Christmas Album, by Jim Nabors.

 

1970s

The best-selling Christmas album of 1970 was The Jackson 5 Christmas Album, by The Jackson 5.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1971 was A Partridge Family Christmas Card, by The Partridge Family.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1972 was The Jackson 5 Christmas Album, by The Jackson 5.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1973 was Elvis Sings the Wonderful World of Christmas, by Elvis Presley.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1974 was The Waltons’ Christmas Album, by Earl Hamner, Jr./The Holiday Singers.

 

The best-selling Christmas album of 1975 was Rocky Mountain Christmas, by John Denver.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1976 was Christmas Jollies, by The Salsoul Orchestra.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1977 was Christmas Jollies, by The Salsoul Orchestra.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1978 was Christmas Portrait, by The Carpenters.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1979 was A Christmas Together, by John Denver and The Muppets.

 

1980s

The best-selling Christmas album of 1980 was Christmas in the Stars: Star Wars Christmas Album, by Meco.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1981 was Christmas, by Kenny Rogers.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1982 was Christmas, by The Oak Ridge Boys.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1983 was Christmas, by Kenny Rogers.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1984 was Once Upon a Christmas, by Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1985 was Alabama Christmas, by Alabama.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1986 was Merry Christmas Strait to You!, by George Strait.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1987 was A Very Special Christmas, by various artists.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1988 was A Fresh Aire Christmas, by Mannheim Steamroller.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1989 was Merry, Merry Christmas, by New Kids on the Block.

 

1990s

The best-selling Christmas album of 1990 was Because It’s Christmas, by Barry Manilow.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1991 was A Fresh Aire Christmas, by Mannheim Steamroller.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1992 was Beyond the Season, by Garth Brooks.

The best-selling Christmas album of 1993 was When My Heart Finds Christmas, by Harry Connick, Jr.

The best-selling Holiday album of 1994 was Miracles: The Holiday Album, by Kenny G.

The best-selling Holiday album of 1995 was Christmas in the Aire, by Mannheim Steamroller.

The best-selling Holiday album of 1996 was Miracles: The Holiday Album, by Kenny G.

The best-selling Holiday album of 1997 was Snowed In, by Hanson.

The best-selling Holiday album of 1998 was These Are Special Times, by Celine Dion.

The best-selling Holiday album of 1999 was Faith: A Holiday Album, by Kenny G.

 

2000s

The best-selling Holiday album of 2000 was Dream a Dream, by Charlotte Church.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2001 was Now That’s What I Call Christmas!, by various artists.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2002 was Now That’s What I Call Christmas!, by various artists.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2003 was Harry for the Holidays, by Harry Connick, Jr.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2004 was Merry Christmas with Love, by Clay Aiken.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2005 was The Christmas Collection, by Il Divo.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2006 was Wintersong, by Sarah McLachlan.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2007 was Noël, by Josh Groban.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2008 was Noël, by Josh Groban.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2009 was My Christmas, by Andrea Bocelli.

 

2010s

The best-selling Holiday album of 2010 was The Gift, by Susan Boyle.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2011 was Christmas, by Michael Bublé.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2012 was Merry Christmas, Baby, by Rod Stewart.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2013 was Wrapped in Red, by Kelly Clarkson.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2014 was That’s Christmas to Me, by Pentatonix.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2015 was That’s Christmas to Me, by Pentatonix.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2016 was A Pentatonix Christmas, by Pentatonix.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2017 was A Pentatonix Christmas, by Pentatonix.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2018 was Christmas Is Here!, by Pentatonix.

The best-selling Holiday album of 2019 was The Best of Pentatonix Christmas, by Pentatonix.