The Christmas Carol You Are, Based on Your Zodiac Sign
Since Christmas season is fully underway, you've likely officially put your music on constant holiday rotation.
(Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer via NBC)
After all, you only get one month of the year to take advantage of all your fave festive tunes—you'd better take advantage of it.
But with so many Christmas songs out there, which track really captures you? We turned to the stars for an answer.
Keep scrolling for the Christmas carol you are, based on your zodiac sign.
Aries (March 21 – April 19): 'Run Rudolph Run'
Ah, Aries—you're definitely the most energetic of all the zodiac signs. You're all about activity, excitement and enthusiasm, so you understandably need a Christmas song just as lively as you are. With its dance-worthy beat and catchy lyrics, "Run Rudolph Run" is definitely the tune for you. You avoid boredom at all costs, but thankfully there's no chance of that when this classic Christmas carol comes on.
Taurus (April 20 – May 20): 'It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year'
You're quite the stable and practical sign, Taurus. Any song that's too magical or imagination-driven just won't connect with you. It's not that you're Grinchy in any way—you just prefer tunes that take an honest approach to the Christmas season. "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year" is everything you need in a Christmas song. Much like you, it's reliable enough to grace the radio waves year after year, and it represents a realistic side of Christmas, free of Santa and talking snowmen. After all, it's just a fact that Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year.
Gemini (May 21 – June 20): 'Twelve Days of Christmas'
As a highly sociable sign, Gemini, you're known for your communication abilities. Talking is your forte, so you need a tune that can keep up with your chatty personality. "Twelve Days of Christmas" is undoubtedly your song, as you're one of the only signs who can keep all the lyrics straight. You could sing this tune over and over again, undoubtedly annoying everyone around you, but also spreading the spirit of Christmas in the process.
Cancer (June 21 – July 22): 'White Christmas'
Ah, emotional little Cancer—even when it comes to Christmas you're all about the nostalgia of the holiday. Which carol could better represent you than the feelsy tune, "White Christmas"? Not only does it capture your imaginative and thoughtful personality, but the soft melody is also guaranteed to bring out your sensitive side. You might shed a few tears listening to this song, but what you can you say? You like embracing your emotions.
Leo (July 23 – Aug. 22): 'Jingle Bells'
As a magnetic and self-centered sign, Leo, you need a Christmassy tune that's just as popular as you are. There's no way you're settling for anything less than the most iconic song of the season, making "Jingle Bells" your perfect carol. Much like you, it's cheerful, high-energy and capable of pulling everyone into the light of its warm glow. You can't sing this song without prompting everyone around you to sing along, which is just the way you like it, Leo.
Virgo (Aug. 23 – Sep. 22): 'Carol of the Bells'
Ah, Virgo—the most critical and detail-oriented sign in all the zodiac. Your Christmas tune is definitely "Carol of the Bells." This complex song has plenty going on, meaning it will undoubtedly capture your analytical attention. With so many sounds layered over each other, you'll never get bored of analyzing and re-analyzing this complicated melody—even if it takes you the entire month of December to figure out each specific sound.
Libra (Sep. 23 – Oct. 22): 'Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer'
You're the most peaceful and fair-minded sign in all the zodiac, Libra. Considering how much you love a story of justice and cooperation, is it any surprise that "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" is your ultimate holiday song? But beyond Rudolph's story of triumph, you're also drawn to this tune because of the way it brings people together. Plenty of little quips have been added to this carol's lyrics over the years, and your social personality loves to sing along to this catchy melody with all your pals.
Scorpio (Oct. 23 – Nov. 21): 'I'll Be Home for Christmas'
Much like the other Water signs, you definitely have your emotional side, Scorpio. However, you prefer to keep your sensitive center hidden under layers and layers of aloof behavior. Still, you're soft and mushy on the inside, so a song like "I'll be Home for Christmas" is the perfect carol for you. It's sweet, sensitive and emotional, but it's not so feelsy that it makes you uncomfortable. Let all your emotions in this holiday season, Scorpio, and embrace the power of this soft melody.
Sagittarius (Nov. 22 – Dec. 21): 'Feliz Navidad'
Oh, Sagittarius—with your cheerful, enthusiastic and inclusive personality, you need an upbeat tune that will have you tossing on your dancing shoes and twirling around. There's no song that fits you quite like the high-energy "Feliz Navidad." Not only will it spark your appreciation for the diversity you love so much, the catchy beat and happy lyrics will also bring out your joyful and fun side. After all, if you're not having fun at Christmas time what are you even doing with your life?
Capricorn (Dec. 22 – Jan. 19): 'O Christmas Tree'
You're the responsible traditionalist of the zodiac, Capricorn. You don't like anything too flashy or high-energy, as you tend to be very serious and controlled. Well, it doesn't get much more traditional than the classic Christmas carol "O Christmas Tree." It's a sweet tune that's grounded and dependable—just like you—but it still captures the magic of one of the most beloved decorations of the holiday season.
Aquarius (Jan. 20 – Feb. 18): 'We Wish You a Merry Christmas'
You're the progressive humanitarian of the zodiac, Aquarius. You care quite a bit about making other humans happy, so it only makes sense that your Christmas carol is "We Wish You a Merry Christmas." A catchy tune that's easy to sing along to and also wishes your fellow people happiness in the Christmas season? How could you not be on board with that?
Pisces (Feb. 19 – March 20): 'Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas'
There's no one more dreamy-eyed or romantic than you, Pisces. You're sweet and gentle, so you need a Christmas tune that encapsulates all the soft and sentimental parts of your personality. You definitely relate most to the silky smooth melody of "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas." The emotional lyrics and calming tune will have you all up in your feels, which is exactly where you like to be.
Wondering what else the stars might have to say about you? Click HERE for how you feel about winter, based on your zodiac sign.