The holiday season is quickly approaching, and while Christmas songs are widely popular, few know about the catchy songs meant to celebrate Hanukkah.This year, Hanukkah begins at sundown on December 6 and ends on December 14. As you prepare for your holiday party, be sure to set out the menorah, dreidels, and gelt. Then, make a Hanukkah playlist with these songs to get everyone in the mood for latkes and applesauce.
You’ve never heard “The Dreidel Song” quite like this. Silver puts a beautiful spin on this Hanukkah classic with her acoustic guitar and melodic voice.
This classic Hanukkah song by Adam Sandler has hilarious lyrics. It made its debut in 1994 on Saturday Night Live, and is still remembered as one of the most famous Hanukkah songs today. You can’t make a Hanukkah party playlist without this hit.
Matisyahu gives us a Reggae-style, original Hanukkah song to play for all eight nights. This fast-paced, catchy song truly captures the miracle of Hanukkah.
This famous Hanukkah song gets a makeover with the Glee cast, making it into a faster song that you’ll want to dance the Horah to!