Christmas songs for kid

We all love to dance to a song and when it comes to Christmas this zest and zeal intensify. Though Christmas is everyone’s favorite festival, but kids are extra enthusiastic for this. They love everything about Christmas the Santa, the gift, the holidays, the cakes, the jingles and the carols. A right Christmas song will make the festivity more intensely. Here is the list of top ten Christmas songs for kid to sing. So, be ready to shake a leg on these peppy and catchy Christmas songs.

Christmas songs for kid

10. Five Little Elves

Five Little Elves - christmas songs for kid

Nothing could more exciting when you learn by a fun way. This Christmas song is that song that let your kids you enjoy and learn simultaneously. Our old and gold “Five Little Monkeys Jumping on the Bed” counting song is the main inspiration for this Christmas song.

It has starting lyrics as “Five little elves jumping on the sleigh,

One jumped off and ran away!

Mama called Santa and Santa did say,

“No more elves jumping on the sleigh!”

9. I’m a Little Star

I'm a Little Star - christmas songs for kid

This Christmas song is perfect for your little kids to hum. It describes the festivity with most subtle way. The video of the song is also very attractive which features two characters: Meeko and Wonkey. They sing and dance along with their little friends, a snowman also joins them in their innocent yet interesting celebration. They all have a great time in the snow. Your kids will love to sing this song again and again and you can’t stop yourself to be a part of their fete.

“I’m a little star, hanging on a tree.

See the little children dance around me” are the lyrics of the song.

8. We Wish You a Merry Christmas

We Wish You a Merry Christmas - christmas songs for kid

We Wish You a Merry Christmas is the song that is considered as the exact synonyms of this festival. A Christmas celebration is unfinished we don’t sing this Christmas carol. It was originally written in 1950 and since then this Christmas song is ruling over the heart of millions. The tune is so ear-pleasing that not only kids but adults too get swayed by its moodiness.

The lyrics of the song go like this “We wish you a Merry Christmas

We wish you a Merry Christmas

We wish you a Merry Christmas

And a happy New Year.”

7. All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth

All I want for Christmas is my two front teeth - christmas songs for kid

This Christmas song features one of the most unique yet most realistic lyrics. When your kid will sing this song on the Christmas Eve it will take you to the time when you lost your front teeth. For a kid, losing a tooth is the biggest loss and this song let you about this only. It is one of the most listened and liked novelty song which was originality penned down in 1944.

The initial lyrics of the song are mentioned below:

“All I want for Christmas

Is my two front teeth

My two front teeth

See my two front teeth!”

6. Silent Night

Silent Night - christmas songs for kid

Let your kids celebrate the holy night of Christmas with this Christmas song. One of the oldest Christmas carols composed, this song has been recorded and sung billions of times. But every time you listen to it, it sounds as fresh as a brand new track.

The staring lines say:

“Silent Night

Holy Night

All is calm

All is bright!”

5. The 12 days of Christmas

 The 12 days of Christmas - christmas songs for kid

This Christmas song will tell you the significance of twelve days celebration of this festival. Your kids will not only sing this song but will also become aware of the age-old tradition and rituals. This is the song is the best way to teach them the importance of those twelve days. So, sing along with your kids this lovely Christmas song and make them learn in fun.

Starting line goes like this:

“On the first day of Christmas

my true love sent to me:

A Partridge in a Pear Tree”

4. Frosty the snowman

Frosty the snowman - christmas songs for kid

Christmas and snowman go hand-in-hand. No Christmas celebration gets over and done without shaping a snowman in the backyard. This Christmas song is a dedicated to one such fictional snowman Frosty. Your kids will surely love to celebrate their Christmas by singing this carol while their snowman is in making.

The song starts with:

“Frosty the Snowman, was a jolly happy soul,

With a corn cob pipe and a button nose, and two eyes made of coal”

3. Santa Claus is coming to town

Santa Claus is coming to town - christmas songs for kid

Written way back in the winters of 1934, this Christmas carol is the true celebration of Santa coming. We all wait the entire year for Santa and this song is the perfect for his gala arrival. Almost everyone has sung this song in their childhood and it still is a perfect Christmas song for your kids.

The melodious lines go as:

“You better watch out

You better not cry

Better not pout

I’m telling you why

Santa Claus is coming to town”

2. Jingle bells

Jingle bells - christmas songs for kid

It has been everyone’s favorite. The lyrics are simple to memories and tune is melodious. The song was written down in the year 1857 and since then it has become one the most relatable song for Christmas. The popularity of this song has passed over all the records. It can be found everywhere including school books, YouTube, Rhyming book and old-aged gramophone records.

The lyrics start with:

“Dashing through the snow

On a one horse open sleigh

O’er the fields we go,

Laughing all the way

Bells on bob tail ring,

making spirits bright

What fun it is to laugh and sing

A sleighing song tonight”

1. Let it snow

Let it snow - christmas songs for kid

Let it snow is a fun song that your kids will love to sing over and over as it easy to learn and sing. This popular song was written in 1945 and since then many versions featuring various artists has been released. But Sinatra version has gained much name and fame.

The lyrics go like this:

“Oh the weather outside is frightful

But the fire is so delightful

And since we’ve no place to go

Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow”


Songs and celebrations are interrelated. A song is zestful as a celebration and a celebration is a fun as singing a song. So, celebrate the true essence of life and teach your kids these lovely Christmas songs this festive season.