New research from Vodafone and Spotify has revealed that pop princess Ariana Grande’s hit song Santa Tell Me is the most streamed Christmas song on Spotify, across Vodafone’s network in the city.
The Milton Keynes data, analysed from December 1-7 this year shows that while Vodafone’s 4G customers also enjoyed Christmas Day by Dido coming in as the second highest streamed song.
Despite the festive feeling, Milton Keynes dwellers are still dreaming of Summer Nights, with the John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John version of Baby It’s Cold Outside also making it into the top 10 streamed Christmas songs.
UK-wide, the top two Christmas songs streamed in the first week of December were Merry Xmas Everybody by Slade, and Lonely This Christmas by Mud.
The nation has a clear taste for the Christmas classics with Bing Crosby’s Winter Wonderland and Fairytale of New York by The Pogues also featuring in the top 10 most streamed Christmas songs.
Cindy Rose, Consumer Director, Vodafone UK said: “With a buzz of activity happening over the Christmas period, Vodafone’s 4G customers can get festive on the go with their favourite Christmas songs available on Spotify. Whether you are listening to music whilst walking in a winter wonderland or Rockin’ around the Christmas tree at your office party, Vodafone is offering the opportunity for everyone to experience high quality music streaming, and at a cost that suits their budget.”
Milton Keynes’ most streamed Christmas songs are:
1. Santa Tell Me by Ariana Grande
2. Christmas Day by Dido
3. I Don’t Wanna Spend One More Christmas Without You by N Sync
4. We Wish You A Merry Christmas by The Weavers
5. All I Want Is You (This Christmas) by N Sync
6. All I Want For Christmas Is You (SuperFestive!) Duet with Mariah Carey by Justin Bieber
7. Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming) by Melanie Thornton
8. Snow In California by Ariana Grande
9. Baby It’s Cold Outside by John Travolta & Olivia Newton-John
10. Christmas Through Your Eyes by Gloria Estefan
The UK’s most streamed Christmas songs are:
1. Merry Xmas Everybody by Slade
2. Lonely This Christmas by Mud
3. Feliz Navidad by Jose Feliciano
4. Winter Wonderland by Bing Crosby
5. It’s Christmas Time Again by Jessica Simpson
6. A Winter’s Tale by David Essex
7. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas by Ella Fitzgerald
8. Fairytale of New York (feat. Kirsty MacColl) by The Pogues
9. Santa Tell Me by Ariana Grande
10. Holly Jolly Christmas by Michael Bublé