Add some pop girl magic to your festive playlist this year.

We know grandma just wants to hear the Christmas classics while you’re tucking into turkey at the dinner table, but there’s no harm in sneaking a few modern-day bops from the fiercest women in pop music in music here and there.

Below we’ve rounded up 14 of our favourite modern Christmas songs, including a Destiny’s Child earworm, a stunning Lady Gaga cover, a Kylie track that’s not Santa Baby, and two new 2018 releases from pop sensations Allie X and Miley Cyrus.

There’s even an alternative Mariah Carey choice for when you’ve heard All I Want For Christmas Is You for the 168th time this month. Enjoy!

Allie X – Last Xmas

Ariana Grande – Santa Tell Me

Britney Spears – My Only Wish (This Year)

Christina Aguilera – Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Destiny’s Child – 8 Days Of Christmas

Gwen Stefani – My Gift Is You

Kelly Clarkson – Underneath The Tree

Kylie Minogue – At Christmas

Lady Gaga – White Christmas

Leona Lewis – One More Sleep

Mariah Carey – Oh Santa!

Miley Cyrus & Mark Ronson – Happy Xmas (War Is Over)

Sia – Santa’s Coming For Us

TLC – Sleigh Ride