Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree Brenda Lee 2:07
2 Jingle Bell Rock Bobby Helms 2:11
3 Frosty the Snowman Fats Domino 3:47
4 Winter Wonderland Bobby Vee 2:34
5 Pretty Paper Roy Orbison 2:48
6 Joy to the World Jackie Wilson 2:04
7 Jingle Bells Johnny Tillotson 1:43
8 Run Rudolph Run Chuck Berry 2:44
9 Merry Twist-Mas The Marcels 2:07
10 Deck the Halls The Crickets 2:24
11 Sleigh Ride The Ventures 3 2:22
12 White Christmas The Drifters, Clyde McPhatter & Bill Pinkney 2:40
13 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Frankie Avalon 2:39
14 Merry Christmas Baby Dodie Stevens 2:16
15 Christmas Song King Curtis 3:11
16 Here Comes Santa Claus Pat Boone 1:48
17 Baby's First Christmas Connie Francis 2:28
18 O Holy Night Bobby Vinton 3:39
19 It's Christmas Once Again Frankie Lymon 2:23
20 Little Altar Boy The Fleetwoods 2:23
21 Please Come Home for Christmas Charles Brown 2:50
22 I'll Be Home for Christmas Paul & Paula 3:17
23 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus The Four Seasons 2:12
24 We Wish You a Merry Christmas The Everly Brothers 1:23

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Jimmy Oliver (guitar, Drifters) (track 12)
additional composer:
Lowell Mason (1839) (track 6)
baritone vocals:
Andrew Trasher (track 12)
bass vocals:
Bill Pinkney (track 12)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 6)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 1)
Tommie Connor (track 23)
Willie Nelson (track 5)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 24)
Leroy Anderson (– 1948-02-10) (tracks 11, 11)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 12)
guest background vocals:
Anita Kerr Singers (Mixed vocal group) (track 2)
lead vocals:
Clyde McPhatter (track 12)
Bill Pinkney (track 12)
lyricist:
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 1)
Tommie Connor (track 23)
Willie Nelson (track 5)
Isaac Watts (hymn writer) (track 6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 24)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 12)
performer:
Charles Brown (blues musician) (track 21)
tenor vocals:
Gerhart Trasher (track 12)
writer:
Beal (track 2)
Jim Boothe (track 2)
Marvin Broadie (track 8)
Charles Brown (blues musician) (track 21)
Tommy Connor (track 23)
Wally Hall (songwriter) (track 9)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 8)
Gene Redd (Senior; vibraphonist & trumpeter, bandleader and A&R man) (track 21)
Charles Singleton (composer/lyricist) (track 9)
Mack Wolfson (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1958) (track 8)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 8)
C. Mose Music (track 21)
Carlin (track 2)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 8)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 12)
Herman Music, Inc. (track 23)
Jewel Music Publishing Co., Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 23)
Lark Music Inc. (track 21)
Mills Music (tracks 11, 11)
Trio Music Company (track 21)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) (track 12)
ヤマハミュージックエンタテインメントホールディングス (holding company - do not use as release label) (track 21)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 12)
part of:
arrangements:
Joy to the World (track 6)
Joy to the World (arr. Johnson and Ricketts) (track 6)
Joy to the World (John Rutter's arrangement) (track 6)
Joy to the World (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 6)
Joy to the World (arr. Scott Kritzer) (track 6)
Joy to the World (Pentatonix arrangement) (track 6)
Joy to the World (Geoff Zanelli's arrangement) (track 6)
Joy to the World (Peter Cardinali arrangement) (track 6)
Joy to the World (arr. Aly and AJ) (track 6)
Joy to the World (arr. Keyte & Parrott) (track 6)
Joy to the World (Our God Reigns) (Sovereign Grace version of Joy to the World) (track 6)
Sleigh Ride (for piano, Gentile) (tracks 11, 11)
Sleigh Ride (tracks 11, 11)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Warrell) (track 24)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Frege & Rohde) (track 24)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Rutter) (track 24)
We Wish You a Merry Christmas (arr. Aly and AJ) (track 24)
We wish you a Merry Christmas (arr. Willcocks) (track 24)
cover recording of:
Sleigh Ride (original instrumental version) (track 11)
instrumental recording of:
Sleigh Ride (original instrumental version) (track 11)
is the basis for:
Good King Joy (track 6)
Jingle Bell Rock (track 2)
Joy to the World (Mariah Carey song, based off both the Christmas carol and the Hoyt Axton/Three Dog Night song) (track 6)
PDX-mas Carol (track 6)
Sleigh Ride (tracks 11, 11)
later parody versions:
乜鬼都買 (track 6)
祝你聖誕快樂 (track 24)
銀白聖誕 (track 12)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kom naar huis (track 21)
Līksmi lai skan (Latvian version of English "Joy to the World") (track 6)
Noël blanc (track 12)
Rap jul (track 12)
Riemuita saa (translated by V. Arti) (track 6)
Riemuita saa! (translated by Hilkka Norkamo) (track 6)
Valkea joulu (track 12)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 12)
White Christmas (Maburaho) (track 12)
Wit kerstfeest (track 12)
おめでとうクリスマス (Hiroshi Yokoi version) (track 24)
ホワイトクリスマス (Tomoko Nakayama’s translation) (track 12)
later versions:
Sleigh Ride (tracks 11, 11)
Swinging Christmas (track 24)
recording of:
Jingle Bell Rock (track 2)
Joy to the World (Christmas carol) (track 6)
Merry Twist-mas (track 9)
Pretty Paper (track 5)
Run Rudolph Run (track 8)
White Christmas (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Christmas Train (medley) (tracks 6, 24)
Holiday Cheer (track 2)
Noëls pour cordes (track 6)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 1)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 23)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (track 12)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 24)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 1–2)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 12, 24)