Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, & Jennifer Hudson’s Holiday Favorites

Everyone has their own set of holiday traditions. So what do Alicia Keys, Mary J. Blige, and Jennifer Hudson like most about the season? The music superstars shared their holiday favorites with Oprah Winfrey.

Alicia Keys on her holiday past times: “We cook, and we play cards. We all sit around, and we catch up. You have hot apple cider, and you have the eggnog and all of the food.”

Alicia Keys on her favorite gifts: Love and a bolero jacket

Mary J. Blige on her favorite holiday song, “O Holy Night”: “It just says everything that Christmas is about: the birth of Christ and what we all do in church and out of church. We fall on our knees. That’s what the song is saying.”

Jennifer Hudson on her son’s first Christmas: “I kind of want to bring him his own Santa Claus and just have like a toy store in the house. It’s my warm-up for the years to come when he gets older and he can enjoy it.”