Sirius XM holiday music programming begins today

Satellite radio provider Sirius XM today launched two of its seven limited run holiday music channels.

Launching today will be Holly, which features contemporary holiday music and Holiday Traditions which plays traditional holiday recordings from the ’40s through the ’60s by artists such as Bing Crosby, Andy Williams, Ray Conniff and Nat “King” Cole. The remaining stations Holiday Pops, Country Christmas, Navidad, Holiday Soul and Radio Hanukkah will launch in December.