Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Step Into Christmas
Elton John 2.65 4:31
2 Feliz Navidad
El Vez 2:34
3 Frosty the Snowman
The Ronettes 2:16
4 Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
Bruce Springsteen 4:26
5 The Man With All the Toys
The Beach Boys 1:30
6 A Change at Christmas (Say It Isn’t So)
The Flaming Lips 5:21
7 It Doesn’t Often Snow at Christmas
Pet Shop Boys 3:57
8 Spotlight on Christmas
Rufus Wainwright 3:23
9 Jingle Bell Rock
The Ventures 1:56
10 Run Rudolph Run
Chuck Berry 2:46
11 Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
The Crystals 2:33
12 Playa’s Ball
OutKast 4:15
13 Merry Christmas Baby
Otis Redding 2:34
14 Christmas Island
Jimmy Buffett 2:57
15 St. Patrick’s Day
John Mayer 5:23
16 Please Come Home for Christmas
Eagles 3:00
17 Christmas Must Be Tonight
The Band 3:37
18 2000 Miles
The Pretenders 3 3:41
19 December Will Be Magic Again
Kate Bush 4 4:52
20 New Year’s Day
U2 4.5 4:20
21 Calling It Christmas
Elton John & Joss Stone 5:30

Credits

CD 1

Hammond organ, mellotron and Rhodes piano:
Brandon Bush (Piano/Keyboard/Organ (Train)) (track 15)
drumset:
Martin Chambers (track 18)
bass guitar:
Malcolm Foster (track 18)
Kuma Harada (track 19)
Timothy B. Schmit (track 16)
drums:
Preston Hayman (track 19)
Don Henley (track 16)
Nir Z (track 15)
guitar:
Robbie McIntosh (English guitarist for The Pretenders) (track 18)
Alan Murphy (UK session guitarist) (track 19)
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (track 16)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 18)
guitar [lead]:
Don Felder (track 16)
maracas:
Preston Hayman (track 19)
piano:
Glenn Frey (US musician/singer/songwriter, member of the Eagles) (track 16)
Kate Bush (track 19)
bells:
John Alagia (track 15)
bells [sleigh bells]:
Preston Hayman (track 19)
guitar family:
John Mayer (US singer-songwriter) (track 15)
arranger:
Kate Bush (track 19)
assistant engineer:
John Barrett (track 19)
Jeremy Allom (track 18)
background vocals:
Glenn Frey (US musician/singer/songwriter, member of the Eagles) (track 16)
Joe Walsh (former Eagle) (track 16)
Timothy B. Schmit (track 16)
composer:
Bono (singer of U2) (track 20)
Adam Clayton (track 20)
The Edge (U2 guitarist David Evans) (track 20)
Elton John (track 1)
John Mayer (US singer-songwriter) (track 15)
Lyle Moraine (track 14)
Larry Mullen, Jr. (track 20)
Robbie Robertson (track 17)
Kate Bush (track 19)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 18)
J. Fred Coots (1932) (track 4)
engineer:
John Alagia (track 15)
Steve Churchyard (track 18)
Bill Szymczyk (track 16)
Paul Thomas (Engineer) (track 20)
Jeff Juliano (track 15)
lead vocals:
Don Henley (track 16)
Elton John (track 1)
Bruce Springsteen (1975-12-12) (track 4)
lyricist:
Bono (singer of U2) (track 20)
John Mayer (US singer-songwriter) (track 15)
Lyle Moraine (track 14)
Robbie Robertson (track 17)
Kate Bush (track 19)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 18)
Bernie Taupin (track 1)
Haven Gillespie (1932) (track 4)
mixer:
John Alagia (track 15)
Jeff Juliano (track 15)
performer:
The E Street Band (1975-12-12) (track 4)
producer:
Jon Kelly (track 19)
Steve Lillywhite (track 20)
Phil Spector (track 3)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 18)
Kate Bush (track 19)
Bill Szymczyk (track 16)
recording engineer:
Trent Bell (track 6)
Andy Nunez (track 6)
remixer:
John Barrett (track 19)
Danny Dawson (track 19)
Kate Bush (track 19)
vocals:
Malcolm Foster (track 18)
Robbie McIntosh (English guitarist for The Pretenders) (track 18)
Kate Bush (track 19)
Martin Chambers (track 18)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 18)
writer:
Marvin Broadie (track 10)
Charles Brown (blues musician) (track 16)
Wayne Coyne (track 6)
Steven Drozd (track 6)
Michael Ivins (track 6)
Chris Lowe (1/2 of Pet Shop Boys) (track 7)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 10)
Steve Nelson (US songwriter who co-wrote "Frosty the Snowman") (track 3)
Gene Redd (Senior; vibraphonist & trumpeter, bandleader and A&R man) (track 16)
Walter E. Rollins (track 3)
Neil Tennant (track 7)
recorded at:
phonographic copyright by:
Novercia (track 19)
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1958) (track 10)
Elektra Records (not for release label use! please use its imprint "Elektra" instead) (2006) (track 16)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 10)
C. Mose Music (track 16)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 10)
Lark Music Inc. (track 16)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 4)
Mother Music (track 20)
Trio Music Company (track 16)
Universal Music Publishing B.V. (Benelux subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 20)
Warner/Chappell North America Limited (formerly incorporated as Marmalade Music Ltd., from 1968/09/19–1999/11/09) (track 3)
株式会社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 16)
recorded at:
Post Dome in Brookville, Oyster Bay, New York, United States (1975-12-12) (track 4)
cover recording of:
Frosty the Snowman (track 3)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kom naar huis (track 16)
Santa Klauss nāk (track 4)
Snømannen Kalle (track 3)
later versions:
Nikolaus-Lied (track 4)
live cover recording of:
Santa Claus Is Coming to Town (1975-12-12) (track 4)
recording of:
2000 Miles (track 18)
Christmas Island (track 14)
New Year’s Day (track 20)
Player's Ball (track 12)
Run Rudolph Run (track 10)
St. Patrick's Day (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 3–4)
Polarlufteinbruch (track 3)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 3–4)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 4)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 1)