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No matter where I go during the holidays, the seasonal songs I seem to hear most often are the oldies — tunes such as Ella Fitzgerald’s rendition of “Sleigh Ride,” Bing Crosby’s “White Christmas,” and Elvis Presley’s “Blue Christmas.” About the most modern songs I ever hear are Wham!’s “Last Christmas,” which dates from the 80s, and Etta James’ nearly 20-year-old — but classic-sounding — songs from her “12 Songs of Christmas” album. If you ever wander through a mall or a brick-and-mortar store during the holiday season, your experience is…