Nielsen SoundScan tracks Christmas album sales. And the No. 1 holiday CD is ...

Kenny G, Miracles: The Holiday Album (1994)
Sales: 7,254,000

Nielsen SoundScan tracks Christmas album sales. And the No. 1 holiday CD is ...

Kenny G, Miracles: The Holiday Album (1994)
Sales: 7,254,000

Christmas Albums Are a Big Business

Nielsen SoundScan’s Top Sellers
Nielsen SoundScan’s Top Sellers

Nielsen SoundScan tracks Christmas album sales. And the No. 1 holiday CD is ...

Kenny G, Miracles: The Holiday Album (1994)
Sales: 7,254,000

Josh Groban, “Noel” (2007)
Josh Groban, “Noel” (2007)

Sales: 5,466,000

Celine Dion, “These Are Special Times” (1998)
Celine Dion, “These Are Special Times” (1998)

Sales: 5,234,000

Mariah Carey, “Merry Christmas” (1994)
Mariah Carey, “Merry Christmas” (1994)

Sales: 5,213,000

Vince Guaraldi, “A Charlie Brown Christmas” (1965)
Vince Guaraldi, “A Charlie Brown Christmas” (1965)

Sales: 3,178,000

Michael Bublé, “Christmas” (2011)
Michael Bublé, “Christmas” (2011)

Sales: 2,464,000

Bing Crosby, “White Christmas” (1945)
Bing Crosby, “White Christmas” (1945)

Sales: 1,859,000

Trans-Siberian Orchestra, “The Christmas Attic” (1998)
Trans-Siberian Orchestra, “The Christmas Attic” (1998)

Sales: 1,765,000

Elvis Presley, “It’s Christmas Time” (1957)
Elvis Presley, “It’s Christmas Time” (1957)

Sales: 1,393,000

Mannheim Steamroller, “Christmas Celebration” (2004)
Mannheim Steamroller, “Christmas Celebration” (2004)

Sales: 1,221,000

Harry Connick Jr., “Harry for the Holidays” (2000)
Harry Connick Jr., “Harry for the Holidays” (2000)

Sales: 1,187,000

Phil Spector, “A Christmas Gift to You From Phil Spector” (1963)
Phil Spector, “A Christmas Gift to You From Phil Spector” (1963)

Sales: 165,000

Johnny Mathis, “Merry Christmas” (1958)
Johnny Mathis, “Merry Christmas” (1958)

Sales: 114,000

Andy Williams, “The Andy Williams Christmas Album” (1963)
Andy Williams, “The Andy Williams Christmas Album” (1963)

Sales: 108,000

James Brown, “Funky Christmas” (1970)
James Brown, “Funky Christmas” (1970)

Sales: 53,000