SiriusXM Canada will be celebrating the festive season with the launch of eight commercial-free channels celebrating the holiday season, with two set to go live on Wednesday, November 1, 2017.
The new holiday music channels offer fans a variety of traditional holiday songs, classical Christmas carols, country Christmas classics, contemporary holiday tunes, soul music, Hanukkah music and Latin seasonal music.
SiriusXM’s holiday channel lineup includes:
Holly (via satellite on channel 70)
Contemporary holiday music as well as traditional favorites, including songs by Kelly Clarkson, Pentatonix, Josh Groban, Trans-Siberian Orchestra, Brian Setzer Orchestra, Celine Dion, Ariana Grande, Meghan Trainor, Michael Bublé, Sam Smith and Mariah Carey.
Available beginning Wednesday, November 1 at 12:00 pm ET through Saturday, December 30 at 3:00 am ET.
Holiday Traditions (via satellite on channel 4)
Traditional holiday music from the ’40s through the ’60s by artists such as Frank Sinatra, Andy Williams, Ray Conniff, Bing Crosby and Nat “King” Cole.
Available starting on Wednesday, November 1 at 12:00 pm ET through Saturday, December 30 at 3:00 am ET.
Holiday Pops (via satellite on channel 76)
Classical Christmas carols and other holiday favorites by the greatest classical musicians of all-time, including the Mormon Tabernacle Choir, Boston Pops, Luciano Pavarotti, The New York Philharmonic, King’s College Choir and Thomas Hampson.
Will air from Sunday, December 24 at 12:00 pm ET until Tuesday, December 26, at 3:00 am ET.
Country Christmas (via satellite on channel 58)
A mix of country Christmas music from contemporary and classic country artists like Garth Brooks, Carrie Underwood and Willie Nelson.
Sarting Monday, December 4 at 12:00 pm ET through Tuesday, December 26, at 3:00 am ET.
Navidad (via online on channel 785)
Contemporary Latin holiday music and traditional classics, including Jose Feliciano, Fania All-Stars, Gloria Estefan, Marco Antonio Solis, El Gran Combo and Tito El Bambino.
Beginning Monday, November 27 at 12:00 pm ET through Sunday, January 7, 2018 at 3:00 am ET.
Holiday Soul (via satellite on channel 49)
Classic soul and Motown holiday music from the ’60s and ’70s as well as R&B from the ’80s and ’90s including Whitney Houston, Aretha Franklin, Michael Jackson, Luther Vandross, Smokey Robinson & The Miracles, Dionne Warwick, The Four Tops, The Supremes, The O’Jays, James Brown, The Temptations, Lou Rawls and Toni Braxton.
Starting Monday, December 4 at 12:00 pm ET through Tuesday, December 26, at 3:00 am ET.
Radio Hanukkah (via XM satellite on channel 77, via online on channel 787)
An extensive collection of Hanukkah-themed music, including contemporary, traditional and children’s selections as well as daily reflections and prayers related to the holiday.
Beginning Tuesday, December 12 at 12:00 pm ET until Thursday, December 21 at 3:00 am ET.
New Year’s Nation (via satellite on channel 4)
The ultimate soundtrack to New Year’s Eve parties around the country and will feature the biggest, upbeat party hits from genres across SiriusXM’s music platform.
Saturday, December 30 at 12:00 pm ET until Tuesday, January 2, 2018, at 3:00 am ET.
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