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10 Christmas Songs We All Hope To Never Hear Again

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Christmas music is supposed to be a fun, lighthearted, and catchy way to get into the spirit of the season. However, sometimes, whether it's through the song being overplayed or just flat-out awful, we feel less cheerful and more homicidal whenever one of these tunes comes on while we're shopping. These 10 songs are especially bad for that.

Mariah Carey - "All I Want For Christmas Is You"

The only thing more absurd than how much money Mariah makes off this song is how often I have to hear it whenever I leave the house.

The Chipmunks - "The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)"

True story: my high school was once doing a Christmas charity drive. To hit the initial funding goal, they played the Chipmunks Christmas album every morning and lunch hour until we raised enough money. This song is literally a torture device.

Joni Mitchell - "River"

Why is this even played at Christmas? It's boring, slow, and just downright depressing. It doesn't even have anything to do with Christmas!

Wham! - "Last Christmas"

Yeah yeah yeah, the original's a classic or whatever. The problem is, there's been so many horrendous covers of this over the years that it's impossible to even hear the original in your head anymore.

The songs just get worse from here...

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