Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Petit papa Noël Tino Rossi 3:10
2 White Christmas Bing Crosby 4 3:04
3 C’est Noël m’amie Henri Salvador 3:04
4 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town Frank Sinatra 2:34
5 The Christmas Song Nat King Cole 2:37
6 Ave Maria Les Compagnons de la Chanson 2:41
7 I’ll Be Home for Christmas Bing Crosby 2:58
8 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Frank Sinatra 2:35
9 It’s Beginning to Look Like Christmas Dean Martin 2:21
10 Vive le vent Lisette Jambel 2:46
11 Jingle Bells Frank Sinatra 2:35
12 Le Noël des enfants noirs Charles Trenet 2:46
13 Christmas in New Orleans Louis Armstrong 2:53
14 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Bing Crosby 2:23
15 It Came Upon a Midnight Clear Frank Sinatra 3:29
16 The Snowman Bing Crosby & Frank Sinatra 1:36
17 La Légende des santons Mick Micheyl 3:17
18 Winter Wonderland Frank Sinatra 1:23
19 Here Comes Santa Claus Bing Crosby 3:02
20 Jingle Bell Rock Bobby Sherman 2:08
21 Blue Christmas The Platters 2:01
22 Douce Nuit Yvette Giraud 3:00
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Joyeux Noël Yvette Giraud 2:12
2 Frosty the Snowman Gene Autry 1:57
3 Le Noël de la rue Édith Piaf 3:21
4 Away in the Manger Bing Crosby 1:18
5 Please Come Home for Christmas The Platters 2:27
6 I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus Bobby Sherman 2:18
7 Happy Holiday Bing Crosby 2:28
8 A House With Love in It Nat King Cole 1:48
9 Trois anges sont venus Tino Rossi 3:02
10 Chanson de Noël André Claveau 2:26
11 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing Frank Sinatra 1:26
12 Deck the Halls Bing Crosby & Frank Sinatra 1:15
13 Le Petit Noël Charles Trenet 3:15
14 Mistletoe and Holly Frank Sinatra 1:56
15 Silent Night Dean Martin 3:13
16 Ave Maria Frank Sinatra 3:22
17 Adeste fideles Bing Crosby 3:11
18 Zat you Santa Claus Louis Armstrong 2:49
19 O Little Town of Bethlehem Frank Sinatra 1:24
20 Count Your Blessings Bing Crosby 1:46
21 The Lord’s Prayer Frank Sinatra 2:59
22 Décembre Lucienne Dugard 3:19
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Noël blanc Jean Sablon 3:00
2 Chanson pour Noël Charles Trenet 2:05
3 The First Noël Bing Crosby 2:34
4 Ave Maria Les Compagnons de la Chanson 3:07
5 Light a Candle in the Chapel Frank Sinatra 3:06
6 Il est né le divin enfant Tino Rossi 2:56
7 You’re All I Want for Christmas Bing Crosby 3:11
8 While the Angelus Was Ringing Frank Sinatra 2:45
9 Silver Bells Bing Crosby & Carol Richards 3:04
10 Étoile des neiges Line Renaud 3:03
11 God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Bing Crosby 2:18
12 O Come All Ye Faithful Frank Sinatra 2:38
13 Hitch a Ride With Santa Claus Bing Crosby & Lindsay Crosby 1:08
14 Noël en mer Tino Rossi 2:55
15 Merry Christmas Baby Chuck Berry 2:56
16 A Christmas Message Charles & Taylor 2:37
17 Mary’s Boy Child The Gospel Clefs 2:22
18 Twelve Days of Christmas Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters 3:23
19 Christmas Dreaming Frank Sinatra 2:57
20 Faith of Our Fathers Bing Crosby 2:54
21 God Bless the Child Billie Holiday 3:01
22 The Christmas Feeling Bing Crosby & Frank Sinatra 1:34

Credits

CD 1

additional writer:
Buck Ram (track 7)
arranger:
Marc Herrand (track 6)
Gordon Jenkins (track 11)
choir vocals:
Ken Darby Singers (track 2)
The Ralph Brewster Singers (1957-07-16) (tracks 8, 11)
composer:
Felix Bernard (track 18)
Walter Kent (track 7)
Hugh Martin (track 8)
Henri Martinet (track 1)
Henri Salvador (track 3)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 14)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (track 11)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 2)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 5)
Meredith Willson (1951) (track 9)
conductor:
Gordon Jenkins (1957-07-16) (tracks 8, 11)
lead vocals:
Bing Crosby (track 2)
lyricist:
Ralph Blane (track 8)
Kim Gannon (track 7)
Jeanne Lacroix (Lyricist) (track 3)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 14)
Bernard Michel (French composer & lyricist) (track 3)
Edmund Sears (track 15)
Richard B. Smith (wrote lyrics to "Winter Wonderland") (track 18)
Raymond Vincy (track 1)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (track 11)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 2)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 5)
Robert Wells (songwriter) (1944) (track 5)
Meredith Willson (1951) (track 9)
orchestra:
Gordon Jenkins & His Orchestra (1957-07-16) (tracks 8, 11)
vocals:
Henri Salvador (track 3)
Les Voix du rythme (track 3)
Tino Rossi (1946) (track 1)
Les Compagnons de la Chanson (1950) (track 6)
writer:
Gene Autry (track 19)
Beal (track 20)
Jim Boothe (track 20)
Oakley Haldeman (track 19)
Bill Hayes (Country-Pop artist) (track 21)
Jay Johnson (songwriter of "Blue Christmas") (track 21)
Richard M. Sherman (track 13)
Varel & Bailly (track 6)
Joseph van Winkle (track 13)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (tracks 8, 11)
HNH International Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 2)
Geffen Records, Inc. (1970) (track 2)
Geffen Records (2010) (track 2)
publisher:
Carlin (track 20)
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 14)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 7, 14)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 2)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 18)
Frank Music Corp. (track 9)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 18)
Remick Music Corp. (track 19)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 5)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 21)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 18)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 11)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 2)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 2)
E. H. Morris & Co., Inc. (a division of MPL Communications Inc.) (1946 –) (track 5)
arrangements:
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Peter Knight) (track 8)
Here Comes Santa Claus (arr. Ployhar) (track 19)
It Came Upon a Midnight Clear (arr. Scott Kritzer) (track 15)
Jingle All the Way (track 11)
Jingle Bells (arr. Chilcott) (track 11)
Jingle Bells (arr. Gordon Langford) (track 11)
Jingle Bells (Beegie Adair, Roger Spencer arrangements) (track 11)
Jingle a cappella (track 11)
Midnight Clear (track 15)
The Christmas Song (arr. John Rutter) (track 5)
cover recording of:
Blue Christmas (track 21)
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (track 5)
White Christmas (1947-03-19) (track 2)
is based on:
is the basis for:
Jingle Bell Rock (track 20)
The Christmas Song (track 5)
Trikkevise (track 11)
Året rundt (track 11)
later parody versions:
Dschingenkhan (track 11)
Frosty the Red‐Nosed Snowman (Aqua Teen Hunger Force) (track 14)
I'll Be Home for Christmas (parody version, apparently) (track 7)
Jingle Bells (Daniel Ingram lyrics) (track 11)
Jingle Bells Deep (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 11)
Jingle Bells, Batman Smells (Children's schoolyard parody of Batman and Jingle Bells) (track 11)
Snowdown Skins (track 11)
Yingle Bells (track 11)
Čin čin čin (track 11)
later translated parody versions:
Klokkeklang (track 11)
later translated versions:
Atnāk Santa Klauss (track 19)
Bjelleklang (track 11)
Bjällerklang (track 11)
Bjældeklang (track 11)
Jingle Bells (track 11)
Joululaulu (Hiljaa leijaa maahan hiutaleet) (track 5)
Kulkuset (track 11)
Noël blanc (track 2)
Petteri Punakuono (track 14)
Pār mazo ciemu ielejā (Latvian version of "It Came Upon the Midnight Clear") (track 15)
Rap jul (track 2)
Rudi (track 14)
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (German) (track 14)
Talven ihmemaa (track 18)
Valkea joulu (track 2)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 2)
Winter Wonderland (track 18)
Zvaniņš skan (Alfrēds Krūklis version) (track 11)
ウィンターワンダーランド (Japanese version of “Winter Wonderland”) (track 18)
サンタクロースがやってくる (Hiroshi Unno Translation) (track 19)
サンタクロースがやってくる (Rokurō Akashi’s translation) (track 19)
サンタクロースがやってくる (Teiko Mizuno’s translation) (track 19)
ジングルベル (Shōji Miyazawa's translation) (track 11)
ジングルベル (transl. Otawa Takashi) (track 11)
ホワイトクリスマス (Tomoko Nakayama’s translation) (track 2)
聖誕歌聲 (track 11)
聖誕鈴聲 (track 11)
later versions:
Cik lēni snieg (Latvian version of "Blue Christmas") (track 21)
Jingle Bells (track 11)
Jingle Bells (Lechner / Trabitsch) (track 11)
Jingle Bells (Die Toten Hosen arrangement) (track 11)
Swingle Bells (track 11)
Vive le vent (track 11)
Winter Wunderwelt (track 18)
Zvaniņš skan (Latvian version of "Jingle Bells") (track 11)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 8)
recording of:
It Came Upon the Midnight Clear (carol version) (track 15)
Jingle Bell Rock (track 20)
Winter Wonderland (track 18)
Petit Papa Noël (1946) (track 1)
C'est Noël m'amie (1949) (track 3)
Ave Maria (Varel & Bailly) (1950) (track 6)
Jingle Bells (1957-07-16) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (tracks 8, 20)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (tracks 2, 11, 14, 18)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 5, 8)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 2, 11)
Noëls pour cordes (track 15)
Weihnachts-Medley (track 11)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 14, 18)
Polarlufteinbruch (track 18)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 18, 20)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 5, 14, 18–19, 21)

CD 2

recorded in:
Paris, Île-de-France, France (1934-11-21) (track 13)
piano:
Johnny Hess (1934-11-21) (track 13)
additional composer:
William H. Cummings (1855) (track 11)
additional lyricist:
George Whitefield (1753) (track 11)
Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (1892) (track 4)
background vocals:
The Music Maids and Hal (1942-06-01) (track 7)
composer:
Jack Fox (track 18)
Marc Heyral (aka Marius Herschkovitch) (track 3)
John Francis Wade (track 17)
Irving Berlin (tracks 7, 20)
Tommie Connor (track 6)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 12)
Felix Mendelssohn (composer) (1840) (track 11)
Augusta Holmès (1884) (track 9)
William James Kirkpatrick (1895) (track 4)
Johnny Hess (1934) (track 13)
conductor:
Robert Chauvigny (track 3)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (tracks 7, 20)
Tommie Connor (track 6)
Henri Contet (track 3)
Frederick Oakeley (track 17)
Thomas Oliphant (track 12)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 17)
Charles Wesley (hymn writer) (1739) (track 11)
Augusta Holmès (1884) (track 9)
Charles Trenet (1934) (track 13)
orchestra:
John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra (1942-06-01) (track 7)
orchestrator:
Marcel Cariven (1959) (track 9)
vocals:
Louis Armstrong (track 18)
Édith Piaf (track 3)
Johnny Hess (1934-11-21) (track 13)
Charles Trenet (1934-11-21) (track 13)
writer:
Harry Sancola (track 14)
Frank Sinatra (track 14)
Dok Stanford (track 14)
phonographic copyright by:
Verve Music Group (now known as Verve Label Group; not for release label use!) (1963) (track 18)
publisher:
Herman Music, Inc. (track 6)
Jewel Music Publishing Co., Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 6)
arrangements:
Away in a Manger (for brass, Graham) (track 4)
Away in a Manger (arr. Johnson and Ricketts) (track 4)
Away in a Manger (arr. Rutter) (track 4)
Away in a Manger (arr. Willcocks) (track 4)
Deck the Hall (arr. Wilberg) (track 12)
Deck the Hall (arr. Rutter) (track 12)
Deck the Halls (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 12)
Deck the Halls (arr. Aly and AJ) (track 12)
Deck the Halls (Beegie Adair, Roger Spencer arrangements) (track 12)
Deck the Halls (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 12)
Deck the Halls (arr. Lichte) (track 12)
Enkellaulu kajahtaa (translated) (track 11)
Hark the Herald Angels Sing (arr. Scott Kritzer) (track 11)
Hark the Herald Angels Sing (Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 11)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (arr. Wilcocks) (track 11)
Hark! the Herald Angels Sing (Sovereign Grace version) (track 11)
cover recording of:
is based on:
Nos Galan (track 12)
Sweet Afton (track 4)
is the basis for:
A Lullaby (track 4)
Boughs of Holly (track 12)
PDX-mas Carol (track 12)
With One Voice (track 11)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Debespulks dzied apstarots (Latvian version of English "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing") (track 11)
天には栄え (Japanese version of “Hark! The Herald Angels Sing”) (track 11)
新生王 (track 11)
later versions:
Deck the Halls (track 12)
Duck the Halls (track 12)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Die Toten Hosen arrangement) (track 11)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (John Ferguson arrangement) (track 11)
medley of:
Adeste fideles (original latin version) (track 17)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin “Adeste fideles”) (track 17)
recording of:
Adeste Fideles (Bing Crosby arrangement) (track 17)
Away in a Manger (aka "Cradle Song" composed by William J. Kirkpatrick) (track 4)
Deck the Halls (track 12)
Hark! The Herald Angels Sing (Christmas carol) (track 11)
Mistletoe and Holly (track 14)
Le Petit Noël (1934-11-21) (track 13)
Happy Holiday (1942-06-01) (track 7)
Le Noël de la rue (1951-11-23) (track 3)
referred to in medleys:
A Christmas Festival (tracks 11–12)
Christmas Train (medley) (tracks 11–12)
Christmas Medley (Bing Crosby version) (track 12)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 12)
Noëls pour cordes (track 11)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 6)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 12)

CD 3

additional arranger:
Sir John Stainer (1871) (track 3)
additional lyricist:
Sammy Cahn (track 18)
Jimmy Van Heusen (track 18)
Davies Gilbert (1823) (track 3)
arranger:
Ralph Carmichael (track 11)
Marc Herrand (track 4)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (English composer) (tracks 20, 20)
Davies Gilbert (1823) (track 3)
Frederic Austin (1909) (track 18)
choir vocals:
Max Terr's Mixed Chorus (1942-06-08) (track 20)
composer:
Lester Lee (track 19)
Franz Winkler (Austrian composer & musician) (track 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 3, 11, 18, 18)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 12)
Charles Trenet (1953) (track 2)
lead vocals:
Charles Trenet (track 2)
Bing Crosby (1942-06-08) (track 20)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 3, 11, 18)
Irving Gordon (track 19)
John Francis Wade (1740 – 1743) (track 12)
Charles Trenet (1953) (track 2)
orchestra:
John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra (1942-06-08) (track 20)
publisher:
William B. Sandys (1823) (track 3)
William B. Sandys (1833) (track 3)
translator:
Jacques Plante (track 10)
Frederick Oakeley (1841) (track 12)
vocals:
The Andrews Sisters (track 18)
Bing Crosby (track 18)
Les Compagnons de la Chanson (1950) (track 4)
Line Renaud (1950) (track 10)
writer:
Seger Ellis (track 7)
Ray Evans (track 9)
Frederick W. Faber (hymn writer) (tracks 20, 20)
Henri F. Hemy (tracks 20, 20)
Arthur Herzog, Jr. (track 21)
Billie Holiday (track 21)
Jay Livingston (track 9)
Varel & Bailly (track 4)
James Walton (tracks 20, 20)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records, Inc. (1970) (track 20)
Geffen Records (2010) (track 20)
publisher:
Basart Editions ( – ????) (track 21)
Edward B. Marks Music Co. (founded originally as J. Stern & Co. in 1894, renamed in 1919) (track 21)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 9)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 9)
Warner/Chappell (track 18)
recorded at:
Decca Studios (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1942-06-08) (track 20)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 394) (track 11)
arrangements:
Deadly Gentlemen (track 11)
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 11)
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (arr. Aly and AJ) (track 11)
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (arr. Scott Kritzer) (track 11)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 11)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 11)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Willcocks) (track 11)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Geoffrey Keating) (track 11)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Willan arrangement) (track 11)
God rest ye merry, gentlemen (arr. Sirett) (track 11)
O Come All Ye Faithful (arr. Johnson and Ricketts) (track 12)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (arrangement by Elvis Presley) (track 12)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (Adeste fideles) (arr. Don Gillis) (track 12)
The First Noel (Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 3)
The First Noel (arrangement by Elvis Presley) (track 3)
The First Noel (arr. Aly and AJ) (track 3)
The Twelve Days of Christmas (arr. John Rutter) (track 18)
The Twelve Days of Christmas (arr. Geoffrey Keating) (track 18)
cover recording of:
Faith of Our Fathers (tune: O Mensch, bewein) (1942-06-08) (track 20)
is the basis for:
A Star to Follow (track 11)
God Bless the Child (track 21)
O Come All Ye Faithful (Prizeman arrangement) (track 12)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (arr. Willcocks) (track 12)
PDX-mas Carol (track 11)
Take a Break Guys (track 11)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
The First Noel (track 3)
Ziemassvētku nakts (Latvian version of "Silver Bells") (track 9)
later versions:
First Noël (track 3)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Nox Arcana arrangement) (track 11)
O' Come All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles" - Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 12)
The Twelve Days of Christmas (Cahn/Van Heusen lyric version, introduced by Frank Sinatra in 1968) (track 18)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 3)
recording of:
Chanson pour Noël (track 2)
Christmas Dreaming (track 19)
Faith of Our Fathers (tune: O Mensch, bewein) (track 20)
God Bless the Child (track 21)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin “Adeste fideles”) (track 12)
Silver Bells (track 9)
The First Noël (track 3)
The Twelve Days of Christmas (Cahn/Van Heusen lyric version, introduced by Frank Sinatra in 1968) (track 18)
You’re All I Want for Christmas (1948 song) (1949-05-11) (track 7)
Ave Maria (Varel & Bailly) (1950) (track 4)
Étoile des neiges (Fliege mit mir in die Heimat) (1950) (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
A Christmas Festival (tracks 11–12)
Holiday Cheer (track 9)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 9)
Adeste Fideles (Bing Crosby arrangement) (track 12)
Christmas Collage (track 11)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 11)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 11)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 9)
Noëls pour cordes (track 11)
translated version of:
Adeste fideles (original latin version) (track 12)
version of:
The First Nowell (track 3)