Carey tops survey of most "annoying" Christmas songs

Mariah Carey

Mariah Carey

It's been around for just over 25 years, but "All I Want for Christmas is You" is now officially the most annoying Christmas song ever.

The cell phone firm Huawei performed the survey. However clearly it isn't with out its polarizing components to many Brits who dread the music of December.

Wizzard came in third with "I Wish it Could be Christmas Everyday", while Slade and Wham! round out the top five with "Merry Xmas Everybody" and 'Last Christmas'.

The Jackson 5's Santa Claus Is Coming To Town, Eartha Kitt's Santa Baby and the Andrews Sisters' Jingle Bells came in eighth, ninth and 10th respectively.

That Paul McCartney's "Great Christmastime" was even greater within the United Kingdom than in America but doesn't seem anyplace within the high 10 throws the veracity of the ballot additional into query.

When it comes to specific MC merch, the guide features the 20th anniversary deluxe and vinyl editions of the Mariah Carey Merry Christmas album, a Mariah Funko Pop Christmas figure and her All I Want For Christmas is You book and animated feature film.

The sounds of Christmas are back.

There's extra annoyance or delight the place that got here from.

It has sold over 16 million copies, making it the 12th best selling single of all time. Carey later released a duet version of the song with Justin Bieber in 2011, and it has also been covered by Kelly Clarkson, My Chemical Romance, Michael Buble, Fifth Harmony, Lady Antebellum, Ariana Grande, Idina Menzel and LeAnn Rimes.

Mariah Carey's hit single came out on top ahead of fan favourites - or least favourites in this case - such as "Do They Know it's Christmas", "Last Christmas", and 'Baby it's Cold Outside'.

"Do They Know It's Christmas?"

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