The Top 10 (well, eleven) Christmas songs of all time

Here are my Top 10 (well, eleven) Christmas pop songs of all time.Have a merry Christmas and a prosperous new year, everyone.1) Winter Symphony (Brian Wilson, available on Christmas Album -extended edition- by The Beach Boys).

We love you, Brian!!!!!

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=4X2om-48ujw

“Somewhere children outside, Screamin’ down a daredevil slide, Rosy-cheeked bundles of cold-weather clothes”

2) Do They Know It’s Christmas (Band Aid, single)

“And there won’t be snow in Africa this Christmas timeThe greatest gift they’ll get this year is life.”

3) Merry Christmas (I Don’t Want to Fight Tonight) (The Ramones, single)

“I loved you from the start’. Cause Christmas ain’t the time for breaking each other’s hearts”

4) Happy Xmas (War Is Over) (John Lennon, single) + Once Upon A Long Ago (Paul McCartney, All The Best!)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yN4Uu0OlmTg

“So this is Xmas, And what have you done, Another year over And a new one just begun”

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=yBsSUptatMw

“Playing guitars on an empty stage, counting the bars of an iron cage, Tell me darling, what can it mean ?. Once upon a long ago, children searched for treasure”

5) Winter Wonderland (Darlene Love, Phil Spector’s Christmas Gift For You)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NAC3jp8Z5c4

“In the meadow we can build a snowman,Then pretend that he is Parson Brown, He’ll say, “Are you married?” we’ll say “No man, But you can do the job when you’re in town!”

6) Mistress for Christmas (AC/DC, Razor’s Edge)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=0mOBUUhsRwc

“I like female form in minimum dress, Money to spend with a capital “S”, Get a date with the woman in red”

7) Santa’s Got An Airplane (Beach Boys, Christmas 77 and Christmas Album extended edition)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-aHGvdamu1I

“He skydives down to the chimney with ease, Parachutes a package to the whole family, It’s Santa’s Air Special delivery to under your tree”

8) Santa Claus Is Coming to Town (Bruce Springsteen, live single 1975)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rebS3FABeck

“He sees you when you’re sleeping, He knows when you’re awake, He knows if you’ve been bad or good, So be good for goodness sake!”

9) Father Christmas (The Kinks, single)http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l-oVPVsCqs4

“Father christmas, give us some money, Don’t mess around with those silly toys. Well beat you up if you don’t hand it over, We want your bread so don’t make us annoyed. Give all the toys to the little rich boys”

10) Christmas (The Who, Tommy)

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JDriHKfb6x8

“And Tommy doesn’t know what day it is. He doesn’t know who Jesus was or what praying is.
How can he be saved? From the eternal grave”

About Daniel Lacalle

Daniel Lacalle (Madrid, 1967). PhD Economist and Fund Manager. Author of bestsellers "Life In The Financial Markets" and "The Energy World Is Flat" as well as "Escape From the Central Bank Trap". Daniel Lacalle (Madrid, 1967). PhD Economist and Fund Manager. Frequent collaborator with CNBC, Hedgeye, Wall Street Journal, El Español, A3 Media and 13TV. Holds the CIIA (Certified International Investment Analyst) and masters in Economic Investigation and IESE. Holds the CIIA (Certified International Investment Analyst) and masters in Economic Investigation and IESE.

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