We announce the winner of our Write an Original Christmas Song competition! But first we will play you what we think are the best of the 250 plus entries we received.
Self confessed Christmas music nerd, Russell McMurray has gone through the shortlist and categorised the songs into themes, and plays us the entries, before we announce the winner.
The finalists were:
Mary, I think you should know by Repulsive Woman and Adelaide Cara.
Naughty list appeal by Anna Bennington
It's Christmas Time I'm Told by Jeremy Redmore
Pohutukawa by Callum Lee
You are Christmas - The Sations
It's not a silent night by Claudia Gunn
The Night Before by Rosy Tin Teacaddy
Te Kaiwhakaora o Te Ao by Theia
(I Hate Xmas But) I Love Xmas - Lindon Puffin
And the winner was:
Take Away the Tree by Beachware