Brenda Lee, the legendary songstress, has achieved a remarkable milestone in her career. Her timeless holiday classic, ‘Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree’, has finally reached the top spot on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart. This achievement comes more than six decades after the song was first released in 1958.
Brenda Lee’s iconic song, ‘Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree’, has secured the coveted number one position on Billboard’s Hot 100 chart, marking a historic achievement for the timeless holiday hit.
Despite being a beloved staple of the holiday season for many years, ‘Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree’ had never reached number one on the charts until now. Over the past few years, the song has experienced a resurgence in popularity, consistently peaking at number two on the Hot 100 during this time of year.
Now, after all these years, the song has broken through and claimed the top spot, surpassing even Mariah Carey’s enduring Christmas anthem and other current hits. This marks Brenda Lee’s third number one single, with her previous chart-toppers occurring in 1960 with other memorable tunes from that era.
What makes this achievement even more special is that Brenda Lee continues to perform this beloved classic to this day. She recently serenaded passengers on an airplane, spreading holiday cheer wherever she goes.
Congratulations to Brenda Lee on this historic accomplishment! ‘Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree’ has solidified its place as the most popular song of the week, bringing joy and festive spirit to listeners around the world.