DJs are tasked with spreading holiday cheer through a selection of music this time of the year, with many leaning heavily on traditional holiday, and often mundane, classics. It’s time to send Jingle Bells to the recycle bin and opt for a modern holiday playlist that’s sure to impress your fans and clients!
Check out our hand-curated holiday party playlist below for a modern twist that includes entirely new holiday themed tracks and remade classics that have all been released in 2016.
Best of all, each and every track listed below is available right now in both DEX 3 or DEX 3 RE DJ programs with a Pulselocker music subscription. Pulselocker provides DJs a current and unlimited amount of music so you can take on every event without a worrying you won’t have the music selection you’ll need — including Holiday and Christmas parties.
Whether you’re DJing an office Christmas Party or for friends and family this holiday weekend this modern holiday music playlist will have them grabbing some nog and hitting the dance floor!
Modern Christmas And Holiday Party Playlist For DJs (2016)
|Fetty Wap feat. Monty||Merry Xmas|
|The Killers||A Great Big Sled|
|Carly Rae Jepsen||Last Christmas|
|Ariana Grande||Winter Things|
|Band Of Merrymakers||Snow Snow Snow|
|Major Lazer||Christmas Tress feat. Protoje|
|Jordan Fisher||The Christmas Song|
|She & Him||Let It Snow|
|Kylie Minoque & James Corden||Only You|
|Pentatonix||Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas|
|The Braxtons||Mary, Did You Know?|
|Jessie J||The Man With The Bag|
|Melanie Martinez||Gingerbread Man|
|Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings||8 Days Of Hannukah|
|Kacey Musgraves||Christmas Makes Me Cry|
|Kylie Minoque||Every Day’s Like Christmas|
|Sarah McLachlan||Angles We Have Heard On High|
|Eric Bellinger||Sex For Christmas|
|Sabrina Carpenter||Christmas The Whole Year Round|
|August Burns Red||Home Alone Theme|
|Rascal Flatts||A Strange Way To Save The World|
|Kelsea Ballerini & Joey Alexander||My Favorite Things|
|Amy Grant||Tennessee Christmas|
|LeAnn Rimes & Gavin DeGraw||Celebrate Me Home|
|Elliphant||North Star (Bloody Christmas)|
|Pentatonix||God Rest Ye Merry Gentleman|
|Andra Day||Carol Of The Bells|
|Jennifer Nettles & Idina Menzel||Little Drummer Boy|
|Simple Plan||Christmas Every Day|
|Trey Songz||Coming Home|
|Straight No Chaser||All I Want For Christmas Is You|
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Have suggestions for the modern 2016 Christmas music playlist for DJs? Please leave them in the comments section below!