The Pogues and Kirsty MacColl
Fairytale of New York





Release Year: 1987

Rankings:
All-Time
#558 / 1980s #80 / 1987 #14


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1-1001
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Michaelangelo Matos (USA) - Top 100 Singles of the 1980s (2001) 101
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
Pitchfork (USA) - The 200 Best Songs of the 1980s (2015) 201
Pitchfork (USA) - The Pitchfork 500 (2008) No Order
Spectrum Culture (USA) - 100 Best Songs of the '80s (2017) 81
Stylus (USA) - Seconds: One Song Essay Every Week No Order
Woxy.com (USA) - Modern Rock 500 Songs of All Time (combined rank 1989-2009) 522
BBC (UK) - Pop on Trial, Top 50 Songs from the 1980s (2008) No Order
Dave Thompson (UK) - 1000 Songs that Rock Your World (2011) 345
Gary Mulholland (UK) - This Is Uncool: The 500 Best Singles Since Punk Rock (2002) No Order
Mark Ellingham (USA) - The Rough Guide Book of Playlists: 5,000 Songs You Must Download (2007) No Order
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1980s (2012) 27
NME (UK) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2014) 204
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (2002) 71
Paul Roland (UK) - CD Guide to Pop & Rock, 100 Essential Singles (2001) No Order
Q (UK) - The 1010 Songs You Must Own (2004) No Order
Q (UK) - The Ultimate Music Collection (2005) No Order
Martijn Stoffer and Roel Bentz van de Berg (The Netherlands) - Atoomjukebox (2009) No Order
Süddeutsche Zeitung (Germany) - 1020 Songs 1955-2005 (2005) No Order
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Jocelyn Manchek (France) - Pop Rock Playlist: 2000 titres pour votre lecteur mp3 [2,000 Songs for Your MP3 Player] (2008) No Order
Marty Willson-Piper, InDeepMusicArchive.net (Australia) - Song of the Day Selections (approx. 1983-present) No Order
Peter Holmes, The Sun-Herald (Australia) - 100 Best Songs of All Time (2003) 71
Toby Creswell (Australia) - 1001 Songs (2005) No Order
Toby Creswell (Australia) - Rockwiz Decades: The Greatest Songs of Our Time (2015) No Order
Blow Up (Italy) - 100 Songs to Remember (2006) 76
Mucchio Selvaggio (Italy) - 17 Critics and Their Top 50 Songs (2002) 99
End of Year Lists
NME (UK) - Singles of the Year 17
Record Mirror (UK) - Singles of the Year 18
Rock de Lux (Spain) - Songs of the Year 16