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David Bowie and The Snowman

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Mud - Lonely This Christmas

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Shakin' Stevens – Merry Xmas Everyone

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Boney M - Mary's Boy Child – Oh My Lord

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Greg Lake - I Believe in Father Christmas

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Jona Lewie - Stop the Cavalry

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Slade in 1972

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Roy Orbison and Johnny Cash

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Wham!'s Last Christmas

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Wizzard - I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday

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