Like us, you’re probably still playing Christmas music. Even with the holiday behind us, the long-reigning “Queen of Christmas” Mariah Carey is predicted to top the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart for a third straight week thanks to her irresistible classic “All I Want For Christmas is You.” That milestone would make her the first artist (male or female) to have a No. 1 song in four consecutive decades.

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But with New Year’s Eve fast approaching on Tuesday, it’s time to start thinking about what songs you’d like to help ring in 2020. We compiled a playlist of some of our old and new favorites, spanning pop (ABBA), rock (Eagles) and country royalty (Kacey Musgraves). 

“New Year’s Day,” U2

“Auld Lang Syne – The New Year’s Anthem,” Mariah Carey

“Funky New Year,” Eagles

“Happy New Year,” ABBA

“New Year’s Day,” Taylor Swift

“Let’s Start the New Year Right,” Bing Crosby

“New Year’s Prayer,” Jeff Buckley

“New Year’s Day,” Hootie & The Blowfish

“What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?” Kacey Musgraves

“New Year,” Beach House

“The New Year,” Death Cab for Cutie

“It’s Just Another New Year’s Eve,” Barry Manilow


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