The best Christmas songs from the 1970s that make partygoers boogie down.
The 70s brought us big hair, bell-bottoms, and of course, disco, so when it comes to Christmas tunes, the music that came out during this decade definitely broke some holiday barriers. Some of the most iconic singers of that era put their spin on the holiday season from Elton John to The Carpenters and The Jackson 5. We can’t forget The Mistletoe Disco Band who’s full record of synthesized Christmas songs may inspire you to decorate with disco balls this season. Whether these are new tunes for you to groove to or bring back memories of your youth, this playlist from every year from that decade will be sure to add some extra sparkle to your holiday party.
1970- “Santa Claus is Coming to Town” - The Jackson 5
1970 - "Feliz Navidad"- José Feliciano
1971 - “This Christmas” - Donny Hathaway
1972 - “That Christmas Feeling” - Johnny Cash
1973 - “I Wish it Could Be Christmas Everyday” - Wizzard
1973 - Step into Christmas” - Elton John
1974 - “Ding Dong, Ding Dong” - George Harrison
1975 - “Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer” - John Denver
1976 - “Hey, Mr. Christmas” - Showaddywaddy
1978 - “Merry Christmas Darling”- The Carpenters
1978 - “Winter Wonderland” - The Mistletoe Disco Band
1979 - “Wonderful Christmastime” - Paul McCartney
1979 - “The 12 Days of Christmas” - The Muppets