Top 5 Funny Christmas Songs

Classic Christmas songs can be a nice way to enjoy the Christmas season, but those old songs just don’t strike the fancy of many younger generations. What they really want are funny Christmas songs. Try these funny Christmas songs that young and old alike will love singing and listening to.

All I Want for Christmas

A classic among funny Christmas songs, especially if you’re young and happen to be missing your two front teeth. Many people, myself included, can remember standing on the risers with the rest of the choir and singing, or giggling, this funny Christmas song. Some may even have parent-recorded evidence of it.

Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer

Hopefully your grandma won’t get run over by a reindeer, but this song, and the accompanying cartoon of the same title, is sure to bring a lot of laughs to your family this Christmas. If Grandma’s fruitcake or other popular food item is so good it could attract wild animals to the door, your Grandma might actually be at risk from hungry reindeer on Christmas eve. Keep her indoors just to be safe.

I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas

If you know a hard-to-shop for friend or family member, this may be the easiest of the funny Christmas songs to relate to. No one may be asking for a hippopotamus but it may feel like it when only one particular type of toy, in a specific color, in a certain box and posed a special way will do. Even if you don’t know anyone this fun, silly Christmas song applies to, it’s fun to think of just what you would do if you got a hippo on Christmas.

Shrek the Halls

Everyone’s favorite ogre sings a Shrek rendition of the classic Deck the Halls, making this one of the best funny Christmas songs. Like Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer, there is a cartoon that goes along with this hilarious Christmas song and is enjoyable for family members of all ages. There are even two versions of this song, one released in 2001 and a different one played during the credits of the Shrek the Halls DVD, so there is sure to be a version everyone loves.

Twelve Days of Christmas by Shrek

Also on the Shrek the Halls cartoon is the Shrek rendition of the Twelve Days of Christmas. This Christmas song includes a fire breathing dragon just for you, five onion rings and ten puppets dancing so it’s sure to tickle your funny Christmas songs funny-bone.