15 Most Popular Christmas Songs for Preschoolers


Christmas is officially here. It is time to put up the lights, play Christians songs, and watch some best Christmas movies with the whole family. Those are the absolutely necessary part of the Christmas season. When kids think about Christmas, they feel excited about Santa Claus, Christmas gifts, and Christmas carols. We have compiled a list of the best Christmas Songs for preschoolers to celebrate the festive season.

Popular Christmas Songs For Toddlers And Preschoolers

Here are 15 fun Christmas songs for preschoolers that they will love:

1. Jingle Bells

“Jingle Bells” is one of the most popular Christmas songs for preschoolers. As the familiar Christmas carol plays, we know it’s Christmas time. It’s such a beautiful song, you can’t wait to listen during Christmas.

2. Away in a Manger

“Away in a Manger” is one of the coolest Christmas songs ever. The popularity of this Christmas carol has led to many altered versions of the original carol. It’s a wonderful Christmas song for preschoolers and has pretty simple lyrics.

3. We Wish You a Merry Christmas

“We Wish You a Merry Christmas” is one of the most popular Christmas and new year songs. The simple, catchy chorus makes it a great Christmas song for toddlers.

4. Deck The Halls

“Deck the Halls” is a popular Christmas, and New Years’ carol dating back to the sixteenth century. Preschoolers singing this song would sound great.

5. Silent Night

“Silent Night” is a classic Christmas carol for preschoolers. It’s a must-have for your Christmas celebration playlist.

6. Twelve Days of Christmas

“12 Days of Christmas” is one of the most famous Christmas songs for preschoolers and toddlers. The song is about someone receiving lots of Christmas presents.

7. Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree

“Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree” is a popular Christmas carol by Brenda Lee. She was just 13 when she first reordered the song in 1958.

8. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town

“Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town” is a Christmas song first recorded by Eddie Cantor. It’s time to play the hit Christmas song “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” to get everyone in the festive mood.

9. Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer

Singer Gene Autry first recorded the musical version of Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer in1949. Since then it is a Christmas hit among kids of all ages.

10. Little Snowflake

“Little Snowflake” is a heartwarming children’s Christmas song. The very simple, yet catchy lyrics make it a Christmas special.

11. Baby, It’s Cold Outside – Idina Menzel & Michael Bublé

“Baby, It’s Cold Outside” is one of the most popular Christmas songs first recorded by Dinah Shore and Buddy Clark in 1949. So far, it has been covered by many popular artists which include the likes of Lady Gaga, Idina Menzel, Michael Bublé, and Will Ferrell. The adapted version produced by Idina Menzel and Michael Bublé is the best among them.

12. Jingle Bell Rock – Glee

“Jingle Bells Rock” is one of the best-known Christmas songs for preschoolers around the world. It is also the first mainstream rock ‘n’ roll Christmas song ever sung. This song is perfect for getting everyone into the Christmas spirit.

13. It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas – Michael Bublé

“It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas” is one of the most popular Christmas songs ever written. Meredith Wilson first wrote it back in 1951.  The song has since been covered by so many artists including Bing Crosby, Perry Como, and Michael Bublé. 

14. O Holy Night – Mariah Carey

“O Holy Night” is another popular Christmas carols first recorded by Adolphe Adam in 1847. So many popular artists have since covered this song. Mariah Carey has covered the song with passion, using her vocal talent to bring a new spirit to the song.

15. Santa Tell Me – Ariana Grande

Santa Tell Me” is a popular Christmas song recorded by singer and songwriter Ariana Grande in 2014. The song is filled with cheers that everyone would love during the Christmas season.

What’re your favorite Christmas songs for preschoolers? If you have any recommendations, let us know in the comment section below.

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