Christmas Roundup - As always, the season brings an avalanche of holiday-themed discs. Entertainment Weekly gives Mariah's Merry Christmas II You a 4 stars rating, the highest of six albums reviewed.
Mariah Carey - Merry Christmas II You
Future Christmas Classic? The thumping "Oh Santa!" should get Mr. Claus doing some serious cardio.
Best Traditional Redux Her synthy "Auld Lang Syne" is sure to be a New Year's staple.
Yuletide Surprise Patricia Carey - Mimi's opera-singer mom - joins her on "O Come All Ye Faithful".