All Charts
How This Chart Works

Top Holiday Albums ranks the most popular holiday albums of the week, as compiled by Nielsen Music, based on multi-metric consumption (blending traditional album sales, track equivalent albums, and streaming equivalent albums).

HOLIDAY ALBUMS

The week of
New
1
WEEKS ON CHART
It Must Be Christmas
Imprint/Promotion Label
SMN | RCA Nashville
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

EXPAND ALL

Play
1
Chris Young It Must Be Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
It Must Be Christmas
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Highest ranking debut
Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMN | RCA Nashville
2
Damian McGinty This Christmas Time Billboard Top Holiday Albums
This Christmas Time
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
DMcG
3
MercyMe MercyMe, It's Christmas! Billboard Top Holiday Albums
MercyMe, It's Christmas!
Last
Peak
12  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
12
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Fair Trade
4
Celine Dion These Are Special Times Billboard Top Holiday Albums
These Are Special Times
Last
Peak
168  Weeks
1
LAST WEEK
4
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
168
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | 550 Music/Epic
5
GENTRI Finding Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Finding Christmas
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Shadow Mountain
6
Lauren Daigle Behold: A Christmas Collection Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Behold: A Christmas Collection
Last
Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
1
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Capitol CMG | Centricity
7
Casting Crowns Peace On Earth Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Peace On Earth
Last
Peak
75  Weeks
6
LAST WEEK
5
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
75
WEEKS ON CHART

Awards
Greatest gainer this week
Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Beach Street/Reunion
8
Elvis Presley Merry Christmas... Love, Elvis Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Merry Christmas... Love, Elvis
Last
Peak
39  Weeks
4
LAST WEEK
7
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | RCA
9
Elvis Presley It's Christmas Time Billboard Top Holiday Albums
It's Christmas Time
Last
Peak
144  Weeks
3
LAST WEEK
6
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
144
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x4
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | RCA Special Products/Sony Commercial Music Group
10
Reba My Kind Of Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
My Kind Of Christmas
Reba
Last
Peak
Weeks
7
LAST WEEK
1
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
BMLG | Nash Icon
11
Soundtrack Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas: Special Edition Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Tim Burton's The Nightmare Before Christmas: Special Edition
Last
Peak
53  Weeks
8
LAST WEEK
2
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
53
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Walt Disney
12
Joey + Rory A Farmhouse Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
A Farmhouse Christmas
Last
Peak
Weeks
5
LAST WEEK
3
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Vanguard/Sugar Hill
13
Various Artists Country Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Country Christmas
Last
Peak
15  Weeks
9
LAST WEEK
8
TWO WEEKS AGO
8
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Sony Commercial Music Group
14
Bing Crosby Bing Crosby Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Bing Crosby Christmas
12  Last
12  Peak
14  Weeks
12
LAST WEEK
18
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sonoma | MCA Special Products
15
Trans-Siberian Orchestra Dreams Of Fireflies (On A Christmas Night) (EP) Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Dreams Of Fireflies (On A Christmas Night) (EP)
10  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
10
LAST WEEK
15
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Republic
16
Various Artists Christmas Sing-Along Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas Sing-Along
11  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
11
LAST WEEK
25
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Newbourne Media | Sonoma
17
The Temptations The Best Of The Temptations Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
The Best Of The Temptations Christmas
15  Last
15  Peak
37  Weeks
15
LAST WEEK
16
TWO WEEKS AGO
15
PEAK POSITION
37
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Motown
18
Burl Ives Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer
13  Last
Peak
121  Weeks
13
LAST WEEK
14
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
121
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | MCA Special Products/Geffen
19
Johnny Mathis Gold: A 50th Anniversary Christmas Celebration Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Gold: A 50th Anniversary Christmas Celebration
20  Last
11  Peak
42  Weeks
20
LAST WEEK
31
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
42
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
20
Martina McBride White Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
White Christmas
16  Last
Peak
140  Weeks
16
LAST WEEK
23
TWO WEEKS AGO
6
PEAK POSITION
140
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
SMN | RCA Nashville
21
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Song Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas Song
18  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
18
LAST WEEK
21
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
American Gramaphone
22
Kenny G Miracles: The Holiday Album Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Miracles: The Holiday Album
21  Last
Peak
101  Weeks
21
LAST WEEK
20
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
101
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x8
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Commercial Music Group | Arista
23
Frank Sinatra Christmas Songs By Sinatra Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas Songs By Sinatra
22  Last
Peak
51  Weeks
22
LAST WEEK
27
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
51
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia/Sony Commercial Music Group
24
Chicago Christmas: What's It Gonna Be, Santa? Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas: What's It Gonna Be, Santa?
17  Last
14  Peak
39  Weeks
17
LAST WEEK
28
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
39
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Rhino
25
Alan Jackson Honky Tonk Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Honky Tonk Christmas
14  Last
Peak
72  Weeks
14
LAST WEEK
19
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
72
WEEKS ON CHART

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Arista Nashville/BMG Special Products
26
Luther Vandross This Is Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
This Is Christmas
19  Last
Peak
45  Weeks
19
LAST WEEK
32
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
45
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Music | LV/Epic
27
Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton Once Upon A Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Once Upon A Christmas
Kenny Rogers & Dolly Parton
24  Last
Peak
52  Weeks
24
LAST WEEK
22
TWO WEEKS AGO
4
PEAK POSITION
52
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | RCA Nashville/Sony BMG CMG/Sony Commercial Music Group
28
Susan Boyle The Gift Billboard Top Holiday Albums
The Gift
27  Last
Peak
44  Weeks
27
LAST WEEK
26
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
44
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x3
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Columbia | SYCO
29
Randy Travis Songs Of The Season Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Songs Of The Season
37  Last
Peak
22  Weeks
37
LAST WEEK
45
TWO WEEKS AGO
9
PEAK POSITION
22
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
WMN | Curb-Word
30
Bing Crosby The Best Of Bing Crosby: 20th Century Masters: The Christmas Collection  Billboard Top Holiday Albums
The Best Of Bing Crosby: 20th Century Masters: The Christmas Collection
23  Last
Peak
43  Weeks
23
LAST WEEK
17
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
43
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | MCA/Geffen/Chronicles
31
The Irish Tenors Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas
25  Last
11  Peak
Weeks
25
LAST WEEK
35
TWO WEEKS AGO
11
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Razor & Tie
32
Frank Sinatra Icon Christmas: Frank Sinatra Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Icon Christmas: Frank Sinatra
34  Last
Peak
Weeks
34
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
5
PEAK POSITION
9
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Frank Sinatra Enterprises/Capitol
33
Burl Ives The Best Of Burl Ives: 20th Century Masters The Christmas Collection Billboard Top Holiday Albums
The Best Of Burl Ives: 20th Century Masters The Christmas Collection
28  Last
16  Peak
20  Weeks
28
LAST WEEK
39
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
20
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | MCA/Chronicles/Geffen
34
Kidz Bop Kids Kidz Bop Christmas Party Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Kidz Bop Christmas Party
38  Last
24  Peak
14  Weeks
38
LAST WEEK
49
TWO WEEKS AGO
24
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Concord | Razor & Tie
35
Various Artists Do You Hear What I Hear?: Women Of Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Do You Hear What I Hear?: Women Of Christmas
35  Last
Peak
48  Weeks
35
LAST WEEK
42
TWO WEEKS AGO
7
PEAK POSITION
48
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Sony Commercial Music Group
36
John Denver Rocky Mountain Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Rocky Mountain Christmas
26  Last
16  Peak
23  Weeks
26
LAST WEEK
36
TWO WEEKS AGO
16
PEAK POSITION
23
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | RCA/Sony Commercial Music Group
37
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas Celebration Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas Celebration
36  Last
Peak
64  Weeks
36
LAST WEEK
47
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
64
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
American Gramaphone
38
Kenny Rogers Christmas In America Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas In America
Last
12  Peak
Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
12
PEAK POSITION
8
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Warner Bros. | Reprise
39
Bing Crosby Icon: Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Icon: Christmas
33  Last
33  Peak
Weeks
33
LAST WEEK
44
TWO WEEKS AGO
33
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | Geffen
40
Third Day Christmas Offerings Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas Offerings
30  Last
Peak
33  Weeks
30
LAST WEEK
30
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
33
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Gold
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
PLG | Essential
41
Alabama Christmas Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas
32  Last
Peak
47  Weeks
32
LAST WEEK
40
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
47
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | RCA Nashville/BMG Special Products
42
Andy Williams Personal Christmas Collection Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Personal Christmas Collection
29  Last
Peak
35  Weeks
29
LAST WEEK
34
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
35
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
43
The Chipmunks Christmas With The Chipmunks Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas With The Chipmunks
39  Last
39  Peak
Weeks
39
LAST WEEK
43
TWO WEEKS AGO
39
PEAK POSITION
4
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
UMe | CEMA Special Products
44
Pentatonix That's Christmas To Me Billboard Top Holiday Albums
That's Christmas To Me
42  Last
Peak
25  Weeks
42
LAST WEEK
12
TWO WEEKS AGO
1
PEAK POSITION
25
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x2
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
RCA
45
Barbra Streisand A Christmas Album Billboard Top Holiday Albums
A Christmas Album
Last
Peak
97  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
3
PEAK POSITION
97
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Platinum x5
RIAA Certification

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Sony Commercial Music Group | Columbia
46
Loretta Lynn Christmas Time Blue Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas Time Blue
Last
Peak
Weeks
2
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
2
PEAK POSITION
2
WEEKS ON CHART

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy
47
Various Artists Christmas: 16 Most Requested Songs Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas: 16 Most Requested Songs
46  Last
17  Peak
Weeks
46
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
17
PEAK POSITION
3
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
48
Various Artists Disney Jingle Fun Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Disney Jingle Fun
41  Last
35  Peak
15  Weeks
41
LAST WEEK
41
TWO WEEKS AGO
35
PEAK POSITION
15
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Walt Disney
49
Mr. Ray & The Little Sunshine Kids Christmas Is For Kids: Activity Kit Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Christmas Is For Kids: Activity Kit
Last
14  Peak
14  Weeks
-
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
14
PEAK POSITION
14
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Newbourne Media | Sonoma
50
Gene Autry Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer And Other Christmas Classics Billboard Top Holiday Albums
Rudolph The Red Nosed Reindeer And Other Christmas Classics
49  Last
36  Peak
Weeks
49
LAST WEEK
-
TWO WEEKS AGO
36
PEAK POSITION
7
WEEKS ON CHART

Gains in performance

Imprint/Promotion Label:
Legacy | Columbia
TOP HOLIDAY ALBUMS

Chart Archive Search
SELECT A DATE
Try a birthday or anniversary
 

Please try a different date

Loading...
THE BILLBOARD BIZ
SUBSCRIBER EXPERIENCE

The Biz premium subscriber content has moved to Billboard.com/business.


To simplify subscriber access, we have temporarily disabled the password requirement.