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Our Favorite Christmas Blues Songs

We here at Keeping The Blues Alive/ J&R Adventures love Christmas just as much as we love the blues, so what could be better than combining the two? We took a poll just in time for the holidays to see what our favorite Christmas blues songs are, take a look:

Ray Charles, “The Christmas Song”
B.B. King, “Backdoor Santa”
Koko Taylor, “Merry, Merry Christmas”
Chuck Berry, “Run, Run Rudolph”
Etta James, “This Time of Year”
Lightnin’ Hopkins, “Santa”
Canned Heat, “Christmas Blues”
Eric Clapton, “Christmas Tears”
Sonny Boy Williams, “Christmas Moring Blues”
Los Lonely Boys, “Carol of the Bells”
Grace Potter and the Nocturnals, “Please Come Home for Christmas”
Charles Brown, “Santa’s Blues”
Elvin Bishop, “Little Drummer Boy”
Lonnie Brooks, “Christmas on the Bayou”
Carey Bell, “Christmas Train”

What’s your favorite Christmas blues tune?

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