The Happiest Christmas Song Ever

Published On December 5, 2017 | By Carrie Buchanan |

Scientists are at it again.  This time coming up with the formula for the perfect holiday song.

There is no doubt about it, when it comes to holiday songs, some are definitely better than others (talking about you Gramma Got Run Over By A Reindeer). One scientist claims he’s cracked the code of waht makes the “happiest Christmas song ever”.  Dr. Joe Bennett, a Boston Conservatory musicologist studied the lyrics, tempo, musical key and vocals of 200 Christmas songs to come up with the perfect happy holiday song.  He even created a song to back up his claims.

The song “Love’s Not Just For Christmas,” is three minutes long, has bells ringing in the chorus, and mentions the word “Christmas” 21 times. 

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