In a heartwarming twist of holiday cheer, the legendary Brenda Lee, a Rock and Roll Hall of Famer and Country Music Hall of Famer, has received the ultimate gift: her iconic hit “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree” has finally claimed the top spot on the Billboard Hot 100 chart after a whopping 65 years!
Brenda Lee’s classic holiday anthem, which first hit the airwaves when she was just 13-years-old, has now triumphantly taken its place as the third-ever holiday song to seize the No. 1 position on the Hot 100.
Brenda Lee is now not just a Hall of Famer but also the record holder for the longest gap between an artist’s first and most recent week at No. 1. She’s like the holiday magic that never fades away.
And if that’s not enough holiday magic for you, Brenda Lee is taking her show to your television screens. She’s all set to perform “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree” on the NBC television special, “Christmas at the Opry,” on December 7 at 8 p.m. ET/PT. Don’t miss this wonderful Christmas event. Show your holiday spirit and make sure to tune in.