11 cracking cover songs to make your Christmas go with a bang!

Bruce Springsteen at the Stadium of Light.
Bruce Springsteen at the Stadium of Light.

Cater to both the individual and traditionalist in you by making two musical worlds collide.

When Christmas Day rolls around and someone in the household wants a bit of Wham, Slade and Paul McCartney what do you do?

It's a difficult decision especially when you'd rather have a bit of punk, rock or metal music blasting through the speakers.

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Why not get the best of both worlds with our playlist of fantastic Christmas covers? Stay true to your rocking roots, but enjoy the festivities too.

Take advantage of a different spin on some Christmas chart-toppers, and some more traditional carols.

Let us know if your favourite cover is on the list, and send in your own suggestions too!

1. Bruce Springsteen: Santa Claus is Coming To Town

2. Henry Rollins: 'Twas The Night Before Christmas

3. Red Hot Chili Peppers: Deck The Halls

4. Bad Religion: Little Drummer Boy

5. Stiff Little Fingers: White Christmas

6. Jimmy Eat World: Last Christmas

7. August Burns Red: Home Alone theme song

8. My Chemical Romance: All I Want For Christmas Is You

9. Panic! At The Disco: White Christmas

10. Brand New: O Holy Night

11. Dio with Tony Iommi: God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen