Tag: Christmas Relevance: 3/5

Run DMC – “Christmas Is”

Although “Christmas Is” is the less popular of Run DMC’s Christmas carols, it is still a solid jam for the holiday season. The trio raps about how to do Christmas right, which in a nutshell is to give to others and be selfless. The only knock I have on this song is the lack of




DJ Kremy & DJ Ice K – “Happy Xmas” [Remix] ft. Yung Joc, 50 Cent, Paul Wall

Take your shirt off and twist it round your head cuz this track is FIRE. Featuring vocals from three different songs and a Christmas beat added on top, “Happy Xmas” is a straight up jam. The lyrics aren’t Christmas related, but the instrumental is enough to get anyone pumped for the holidays. DJ Ice K




J-Flexx – “Party 4 Da Homies” ft. Sean “Barney” Thomas

Today we move back to the regularly scheduled program, Hip-Hop and R&B! This track by J-Flexx and Sean Thomas is a relatively upbeat R&B song that is sure to get the party warmed up. It has an 80’s, feel-good sound to it but doesn’t sound especially Christmas-y. The laid back feel of the song makes a lot of




B.g.o.t.i. – “O Holy Night”

At this point, I might just continue posting songs from Christmas On Death Row until the album is over. It’s that good! This one comes from the mysterious B.G.O.T.I. who I cannot find anything about using Google (that’s a first). Regardless, this rendition of “O Holy Night” is one of the best I can remember –




Nate Dogg – “Be Thankful” ft. Butch Cassidy

“Be Thankful” is a slow jam off Death Row Records’ 1996 Christmas album, Christmas on Death Row. The beat is relaxing with a bit of funk thrown in and serves as a nice backdrop for Nate Dogg’s classic soulful vocals. It sounds more or less like your average Christmas slow jam, and for that reason