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Spotify knows what you listened to at your office Christmas party last night

By | Published on Friday 9 December 2016


Last week PPL revealed the most-played Christmas songs on TV and radio last year. Well how about the most-played songs at office Christmas parties happening right now? Or more likely, last night.

According to Spotify, the second Thursday of December, as in yesterday, is the busiest day of the year for office Christmas party playlists in the UK. So the streaming service pulled all 220,000 of those playlists together and worked out what the top ten most popular songs on them all are.

Is Mariah Carey number one again? No, she is not. Let’s do the countdown:

1. Wham! – Last Christmas
2. Mariah Carey – All I Want For Christmas Is You
3. Andy Williams – It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
4. Shakin’ Stevens – Merry Christmas Everyone
5. The Pogues – Fairytale Of New York (feat Kirsty MacColl)
6. The Ronettes – Sleigh Ride
7. Wizzard – I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday
8. Boney M – Mary’s Boy Child/Oh My Lord
9. Eartha Kitt – Santa Baby
10. Elvis Presley – Blue Christmas

You can listen to the top 50 tracks as a playlist here.