Move aside, Mariah! Scram, Wham! Spare a thought this festive break for the following lesser-known but genuinely awesome Christmas songs that are cruelly overlooked every time December rolls around.
Now 2014 is almost at an end, how well do you remember the year's maddest music quotes? From big-mouth newcomers to the usual suspects - Noel Gallagher, Morrissey and the likes - it's been another vintage year for rockstar soundbite gold. Reckon you can tell the real witticisms, put downs and interview faux pas' from the fakes?
This year, over a million vinyl records were sold for the first time in the last two decades. Meanwhile, HMV posted a £17 million profit just a year after going into liquidation. In other news, up is down. Black is white. Cats and dogs are living together. It’s been a mixed-up year for anyone trying to make sense of the music biz, and a nightmare for anyone trying to predict the future.
It's only natural that, over the festive period, there will come a point when you've had quite enough of cloying Christmas movies or fallen out with your entire extended family over who really won the last round of Monopoly. In those times, seek solace with these six programmes that will be airing on TV and radio during the holidays. Top Of The Pops BBC One WATCH: BBC One, December 25, 2pm; December 31, 4.15pm The chart show is reanimated for its festive double-header once again.