Sirius Xm Christmas Channels
SiriusXM Radio has announced its holiday music lineup, featuring eight commercial-free channels, with the first launching Nov. 1. The seasonal themes offer subscribers classical Christmas Carols, country Christmas classics, contemporary holiday tunes, soul music, Hanukkah music and Latin seasonal music. The temporary holiday channels and their on-air dates are:
Holly (channel 70, Nov. 1-Dec. 30)
Contemporary holiday music as well as traditional favorites, including songs by Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix, Josh Groban, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Brian Setzer Orchestra, Celine Dion, Ariana Grande, Meghan Trainor, Michael Bublé, Sam Smith and Mariah Carey.
Holiday Traditions (channel 4, Nov. 1-Dec. 30)
Traditional holiday music from the ‘40s through the ‘60s by artists such as Frank Sinatra, Andy Williams, Ray Conniff, Bing Crosby and Nat “King” Cole.
Holiday Pops (channel 76, Dec. 24-Dec. 26)
Classical Christmas carols and other holiday favorites by classical musicians, including the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Boston Pops, Luciano Pavarotti, New York Philharmonic, King’s College Choir and Thomas Hampson.
Country Christmas (channel 58, Dec. 4-Dec. 26)
Country Christmas music from contemporary and classic country artists such as Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood and Willie Nelson.
Navidad (channel 785, Nov. 27-Jan. 7)
Contemporary Latin holiday music and traditional classics, including Jose Feliciano, Fania All-Stars, Gloria Estefan, Marco Antonio Solis, El Gran Combo and Tito El Bambino.
Holiday Soul (channel 49, Dec. 4-Dec. 26)
Classic soul and Motown holiday music from the ‘60s and ‘70s and R&B from the ‘80s and ‘90s including Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin, Michael Jackson, Luther Vandross, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Dionne Warwick, the Four Tops, the Supremes, the O’Jays, James Brown, the Temptations, Lou Rawls and Toni Braxton.
Radio Hanukkah (channel 77, Dec. 12-Dec. 21)
An extensive collection of Hanukkah-themed music, including contemporary, traditional and children’s selections as well as daily reflections and prayers related to the holiday.
New Year’s Nation (channel 4, Dec. 30-Jan. 2)
The ultimate soundtrack to New Year’s Eve parties around the country, featuring the biggest upbeat party hits from genres across SiriusXM’s music platform.
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