Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree

Christmas song written and composed by Johnny Marks, originally recorded by Brenda Lee and released in 1958

"Rockin' around the Christmas Tree" is an extremely popular Christmas song first performed by Brenda Lee. It was released in 1958 and 1959, although it was not until 1960 that the song became popular. Other musicians have covered the song through the years, including, however not limited to Amy Grant, Jessica Simpson, LeAnn Rimes and Miley Cyrus.