The Greatest Christmas Adverts

Christmas Adverts 2020

Disney

John Lewis

Tkmaxx

very

M&S

Deliveroo

Coca-cola

Lidl

Christmas Adverts 2019

Iceland

John Lewis

Walkers crisps

very

M&S

Tkmaxx

Coca-cola

Lidl

Christmas Adverts 2018

Sainsburys

John Lewis

Quality Street

very

Debenhams

Amazon

Littlewoods

Aldi

Christmas Adverts 2017

BBC

John Lewis

Sainsburys

M&S

Very

McDonalds

Argos

Boots

Christmas Adverts 2016

Sainsburys

John Lewis

M&S

Waitrose

Aldi

McDonalds

A Mix Of The Good Christmas Ads (ranked)

Iceland – orangutan –

Tesco – spice girls –

Old spice – original when will my man return from sea –

John Lewis – man on the moon –

Boots – vintage father Christmas cartoon –

IRN-BRU advert – 1982, parody on “walking in the air” –

John Lewis – monty the penguin –

John Lewis – snowmen fall in love –

M&S – 2001, very camp –

Sainsburys – cartoon cat –

Yellow Pages – mistletoe kiss –

Best Christmas Ad songs

Independent’s list of John Lewis Christmas Advert songs:

https://www.independent.co.uk/arts-entertainment/music/features/john-lewis-christmas-advert-song-best-worst-celeste-advert-lily-allen-elton-john-a9201901.html

Official Charts – Christmas advert songs that “conquered the charts”:

https://www.officialcharts.com/chart-news/christmas-advert-songs-that-conquered-the-charts__17213/

1ELLIE GOULDING2010
2SOMEWHERE ONLY WE KNOWLILY ALLEN
3THE POWER OF LOVEGABRIELLE APLIN
4REAL LOVETOM ODELL
5HALF THE WORLD AWAYAURORA
6PLEASE PLEASE PLEASE LET ME GET WHAT I WANTSLOW MOVING MILLIE
7SWEET CHILD O MINETAKEN BY TREES
8ONE DAY I’LL FLY AWAYVAULTS

List Of The Most Famous Christmas Advert Songs From Recent Years:

John Lewis’ 2012 – Gabrielle Aplin – ‘The Power of Love’ for Christmas advert – a cover of the 1984 Frankie Goes to Hollywood song.

German Coca-Cola advert – 2001 – ‘Wonderful Dream (Holidays are Coming)’ Melanie Thornton

Sainsbury’s 2016 Christmas advert – ‘The Greatest Gift’ – performed by James Corden

Irn-Bru Christmas advert – 1985 – “Walking in the air”

John Lewis Christmas advert – 2015 – Aurora – half a world away