Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Step Into Christmas
Elton John 2.65 4:33
2 Do They Know It's Christmas?
Band Aid 3:44
3 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
The Jackson 5 2:24
4 Warm This Winter
Gabriella Cilmi 2:35
5 Christmas Wrapping
The Waitresses 5:23
6 All I Want for Christmas Is You (Superfestive!)
Justin Bieber duet with Mariah Carey 4:02
7 Santa Tell Me
Ariana Grande 3:26
8 Kiss Me Babe, It's Christmas Time
Owl City 3:50
9 Mistletoe
Justin Bieber 3:04
10 Sleighing in the Snow
The Vamps 2:44
11 Perfect Christmas
S Club 7 1 4:38
12 Fairytale of New York
Ronan Keating featuring Máire Brennan 4:47
13 Rockin' Robin
Michael Jackson 2:36
14 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
The Supremes 2:44
15 Little Saint Nick
The Beach Boys 2:03
16 It's Christmas Time
Status Quo 4:12
17 Merry Xmas Everybody
Girls Aloud 3:44
18 Christmas Rappin'
Kurtis Blow 3:57
19 New Year
Sugababes 3:53
20 Christmas Day
Squeeze 3:53
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Spaceman Came Travelling
Chris de Burgh 4:05
2 Driving Home for Christmas
Michael Ball 3:59
3 Walking in the Air
Aled Jones 3:27
4 White Christmas
Bing Crosby 2:59
5 Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!
Dean Martin 1:58
6 Do You Hear What I Hear?
Jack Jones 2:57
7 Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town
The Platters 1:47
8 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Judy Garland 2:44
9 'Zat You, Santa Claus?
Louis Armstrong 2:40
10 Santa Claus Got Stuck (In My Chimney)
Ella Fitzgerald 3 3:08
11 The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas to You)
Nat King Cole 3:11
12 Winter Wonderland
The Andrews Sisters 2:43
13 In dulce jubilo
Mike Oldfield 4 2:51
14 What Christmas Means to Me
Stevie Wonder 2:29
15 My Prayer
Tom Jones 3:44
16 Winter Melody
Donna Summer 2 6:30
17 I Want to Come Home for Christmas
Marvin Gaye 3:28
18 In the Bleak Mid Winter
Bert Jansch 2:22

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Paul Gendler (track 11)
keyboard:
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 11)
Mike Rose (track 11)
arranger:
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 11)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
Mike Rose (track 11)
composer:
Elton John (track 1)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 14)
Glenn Tilbrook (track 20)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
Chris Butler (track 5)
Jimmie Thomas (track 13)
concertmaster:
Ben Foster (track 11)
conductor:
Ben Foster (track 11)
engineer:
Dean Murphy (engineer) (track 11)
Steve Price (recording engineer) (track 11)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 1)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 15)
Michael Jackson (“King of Pop”) (1971-10) (track 13)
lyricist:
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 14)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
Chris Butler (track 5)
Chris Difford (track 20)
Jimmie Thomas (track 13)
Bernie Taupin (track 1)
mixer:
Bob Kraushaar (track 11)
orchestra:
Millennia Strings (track 11)
orchestrator:
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 11)
Ben Foster (track 11)
Mike Rose (track 11)
producer:
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 11)
Harvey Fuqua (track 14)
Chris Butler (track 5)
Mike Rose (track 11)
programming:
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 11)
Mike Rose (track 11)
writer:
Walter Afanasieff (track 6)
Nasri Atweh (track 9)
Mark Barkan (track 4)
Justin Bieber (track 9)
Mariah Carey (track 6)
Cathy Dennis (track 11)
Simon Ellis (track 11)
Ariana Grande (track 7)
Noddy Holder (track 17)
Hank Hunter (track 4)
Ilya (Salmanzadeh) (track 7)
Savan Kotecha (track 7)
Jim Lea (track 17)
Adam Messinger (track 9)
publisher:
MXM Music AB (track 7)
Mount Pocono Music (track 4)
Rye Songs (track 6)
Sony Songs Inc. (track 6)
Sony Tunes, Inc. (track 6)
Wallyworld Music (track 6)
Wolf Cousins (track 7)
engineered at:
Angel Studios (Angel Studios London) in Islington, London, England, United Kingdom (track 11)
RFP Studios (track 11)
mixed at:
cover recording of:
Rockin’ Robin (1971-10) (track 13)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Petteri Punakuono (track 14)
おしゃれ泥棒 (track 4)
later versions:
recording of:
Christmas Day (Squeeze song) (track 20)
Christmas Wrapping (track 5)
It's Christmas Time (Status Quo song) (track 16)
Little Saint Nick (track 15)
Mistletoe (track 9)
Perfect Christmas (track 11)
Santa Tell Me (track 7)

CD 2

acoustic guitar, electric guitar and synthesizer:
Mike Oldfield (track 13)
double bass:
Tony Reeves (track 1)
snare drum:
William Murray (track 13)
saxophone:
Dino Solera (track 16)
arranger:
Mike Oldfield (tracks 13, 13)
background vocals:
Madeline Bell (track 16)
Wheatman Sisters (track 16)
composer:
Felix Bernard (track 12)
Georges Boulanger (Romani-Romanian violonist, conductor, composer) (track 15)
Irving Berlin (track 4)
Howard Blake (track 3)
Chris de Burgh (track 1)
Chris Rea (track 2)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 11)
Jule Styne (1945-07) (track 5)
engineer:
Phil Newell (track 13)
Mike Oldfield (track 13)
instruments:
Munich Machine (track 16)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (track 4)
Howard Blake (track 3)
Chris de Burgh (track 1)
Jimmy Kennedy (track 15)
Chris Rea (track 2)
Richard B. Smith (wrote lyrics to "Winter Wonderland") (track 12)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 11)
Robert Wells (songwriter) (1944) (track 11)
Sammy Cahn (1945-07) (track 5)
producer:
John Altman (track 3)
Pete Bellotte (track 16)
Giorgio Moroder (track 16)
Alison Wallace (track 3)
Mike Oldfield (track 13)
treble vocals:
Aled Jones (track 3)
writer:
Pete Bellotte (track 16)
Anna Gordy Gaye (track 14)
Marvin Gaye (track 17)
George Gordy (track 14)
Forest Hairston (track 17)
Giorgio Moroder (track 16)
Allen Story (track 14)
Donna Summer (soul/disco diva) (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2010) (track 13)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (France) SARL (for imprints, please use "BMG Rights Management") (track 13)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 4)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 12)
Magnet Music Ltd. (track 2)
Oldfield Music Ltd. (track 13)
Redwood Music Ltd. (track 12)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 11)
WB Music Corp. (track 12)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 4)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 4)
Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc. (1946 –) (track 11)
recorded at:
The Beacon (Mike Oldfield home studio) in Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom (1974-11) (track 13)
The Manor in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom (1975-10) (track 13)
cover recording of:
My Prayer (track 15)
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (track 11)
Walking in the Air (1985) (track 3)
is based on:
Avant de mourir (track 15)
is the basis for:
Let It Snow (track 5)
later translated versions:
Avaruus (track 3)
Joululaulu (Hiljaa leijaa maahan hiutaleet) (track 11)
Rap jul (track 4)
Talve ihmemaa (track 12)
Winter Wonderland (track 12)
在等一個晚上 (track 3)
later versions:
Lass es schnei’n (track 5)
Walking on Glass (track 3)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 4)
Winter Wunderwelt (track 12)
part of:
The Snowman (film soundtrack) (track 3)
recording of:
In dulci jubilo (instrumental) (track 13)
White Christmas (track 4)
Winter Melody (track 16)
Winter Wonderland (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Polarlufteinbruch (tracks 5, 12)
version of:
In dulci jubilo (macaronic of English and Latin) (track 13)