‘Tis the Season for Very Rockin’ Music

Frank Sin

Frank Sin

Julia Hass and Maddie Nicolaisen, Staff Writers

Michael Buble : Christmas

This album is very Frank Sinatra-esque with Buble’s smooth voice and jazzy style. His Christmas songs are very classy, perfect for a fancy dinner party. Buble does all the favorites: “Feliz Navidad”, “Santa Baby”, “Ave Maria”. You want it, he’s got it.

Justin Bieber : Under the Mistletoe

J-Biebs bangs out with classic songs with R&B twists, featuring artists like Busta Rhymes and Boys II Men. A good reason to buy this album is that Bieber debuts his new post-puberty voice.

Glee: Christmas Album Vol. II

This Christmas album has a very Broadway feel, and has a good mix of solos and group numbers that invite you to join in and sing at the top of your lungs. This one has a good selection of jazzy, upbeat/poppy, and quiet music.

Sinatra: A Jolly Christmas from Frank Sinatra

Come on. It’s a classic! Sinatra’s is the quintessential holiday voice that will get you in the winter mood. It has an old-time feel that brings out the spirit of Christmas. Some favorites are “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”, and of course, “Jingle Bells”.

Fitzgerald: Ella Wishes You a Swinging Christmas

This woman’s one-of-a-kind voice is like a steaming mug of hot chocolate, smooth and warm. Her album has a different selection of songs encompassing an array of emotions for every holiday mood. Some stand out songs are, “Sleigh Ride”, “Let it Snow”, and “Santa Claus is Coming To Town.”

She and Him: A Very She and Him Christmas

Zooey Deschanel has charmed the world with her adorkable attitude, and she has a holiday album. What more could you ask for? Her old-time voice works perfectly in these classic songs. Some of our favorites are “Baby It’s Cold Outside”, “Rockin’ around the Christmas Tree”, and “The Christmas Waltz.”