Are you ready to have yourself a “Merry Little Christmas” with these holiday hits? Serving as a piece of universal language music provides a sense of mental clarity and self-expression. It creates the soundtrack for many of our lives and paints a personal portrait of our most coveted thoughts. Just think, is there a specific tune that instantly changes your mood?
Establishing an emotional connection is just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to music because it can also help alleviate the everyday stressors of the typical hustle and bustle during the holiday season. Through the spiritual, emotional, and physical realms, music nurtures our mental wellness and personal well-being, especially during Christmas time. For instance, how can you not get into a festive mood when you hear the uptempo grooves “Soul Holidays” by Sounds of Blackness or Luther Vandross’s “The Mistletoe Jam (Everybody Kiss Somebody)?”
We can’t forget about the indisputable queen of Christmas, Mariah Carey. Twenty-five years after its release, “All I Want for Christmas Is You” is a timeless classic that is still making headlines and topping the charts. The song’s massive popularity, catchy chorus, and joyful vibe gives us all the feels.