Hot 100 Review: Rockin Around the Christmas Tree by Brenda Lee

You are reading this the day after Christmas, but even now the chart is still being helmed by Mariah Carey and her tour de force of holiday cheer which I covered. Second to that is Brenda Lee’s 1958 classic “Rockin Around the Christmas Tree.” Her voice is soothing and light. Not overbearing like Mariah Carey’s could be. It’s lyrics are standard white lights on a … Continue reading Hot 100 Review: Rockin Around the Christmas Tree by Brenda Lee

Hot 100 Review: All I Want for Christmas is You by Mariah Carey

Okay, so apparently the claim that The Weeknd had returned to stardom was premature. He rose high at number one last week only to drop all the way to 17. That’s still in the Top 20, but that is a hard hit to take so soon into a songs lifespan. Meanwhile, The Weeknd’s closest competitor, Post Malone’s Circles stayed consistent over the last few weeks. … Continue reading Hot 100 Review: All I Want for Christmas is You by Mariah Carey