December 1970 – a popular holiday song this time of year – Feliz Navidad by Jose Feliciano
Written in 1970 by Jose Feliciano while he was homesick in Los Angeles for his family in New York City.
Interesting facts about Feliz Navidad & Jose Feliciano –
Originally written in Spanish, then made bilingual to increase radio play.
Released first as a single then on his album Feliz Navidad.
ASCAP recognizes it as one of the top 25 most played songs at Christmas.
The most downloaded Christmas song in the world.
This information was provided by Songfacts.com