While Chanukah songs are in limited supply, Christmas songs are numerous. And we’re not just talking about multiple songs, but rather multiple records of the very same song. With Irving Berlin’s White Christmas holding the Guinness World Record for best-selling single of all time, many recording artists want to go for Christmas gold (or platinum) with their own versions of perennial holiday classics.
So whose renditions take the fruitcake? Whom should we trust to herald Santa Claus’ arrival in town? Who Jingle-Bell-Rocks the hardest? We pulled the SoundScan numbers to settle the score.