Festive music fans have given the U.K. charts a Christmas overhaul after sending eight classic hits back into the top 40. Mariah Carey
's All I Want For Christmas Is You
leads the seasonal favorites at number eight, up from 23 last week, while Fairytale Of New York
by The Pogues
and Kirsty MacColl
is in twelfth place, and Wham!
's Last Christmas
is at number 23.
Yuletide hit makers Andy Williams
, Shakin' Stevens
and Band Aid
have also seen old hits reappear in the chart.
The full list of Christmas classics in the U.K. top 40 is:
8. Mariah Carey - All I Want For Christmas Is You
& Kirsty MacColl
- Fairytale Of New York
- Last Christmas
25. Andy Williams
- It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
- I Wish It Could Be Christmas Every Day
33. Shakin' Stevens
- Merry Christmas Everyone
- Merry Xmas Everybody
38. Band Aid
- Do They Know It's Christmas?
(This news article provided by World Entertainment News Network)