Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Silent Night
Bing Crosby 2:08
2 Jingle Bells
Bing Crosby 2:38
3 White Christmas
Bing Crosby 1:35
4 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
Nat King Cole 2:25
5 O Come All Ye Faithful
Frank Sinatra 2:13
6 It Came Upon a Midnight Clear
Frank Sinatra 1:27
7 O Little Town of Bethlehem
Frank Sinatra 1:37
8 White Christmas
Frank Sinatra 2:23
9 Jingle Bells
Frank Sinatra 2:29
10 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
Frank Sinatra 2:34
11 Silent Night
Frank Sinatra 3:05
12 God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Bing Crosby 2:13
13 Adeste Fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful)
Bing Crosby 2 3:11
14 Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow
Bing Crosby 2:03
15 I'll Be Home for Christmas
Bing Crosby 2:55
16 Joy to the World
Bing Crosby 1:44
17 The First Noel
Bing Crosby 2:25
18 Silver Bells
Bing Crosby 3:02
19 The Christmas Song
Nat King Cole 3:14

Credits

CD 1

guitar:
Oscar Moore (1946-06-14) (track 19)
bass:
Johnny Miller (part of the Nat King Cole Trio) (1946-06-14) (track 19)
piano:
Nat King Cole (1946-06-14) (track 19)
additional arranger:
Sir John Stainer (1871) (track 17)
additional composer:
Lowell Mason (1839) (track 16)
additional lyricist:
Davies Gilbert (1823) (track 17)
additional writer:
Buck Ram (track 15)
arranger:
Ralph Carmichael (track 12)
Davies Gilbert (1823) (track 17)
choir vocals:
Max Terr's Mixed Chorus (1942-06-08) (track 13)
composer:
George Frideric Handel (German‐British baroque composer) (track 16)
Walter Kent (track 15)
John Francis Wade (track 13)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 12, 17)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (tracks 1, 11)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (tracks 2, 9)
J. Fred Coots (1932) (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 8)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 19)
Jule Styne (1945-07) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Bing Crosby (1942-06-08) (track 13)
Bing Crosby (1943-10-11) (track 15)
lyricist:
Kim Gannon (track 15)
Frederick Oakeley (track 13)
Edmund Sears (track 6)
Isaac Watts (hymn writer) (track 16)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 12–13, 17)
Josef Mohr (1816) (tracks 1, 11)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (tracks 2, 9)
Haven Gillespie (1932) (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 8)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 19)
Robert Wells (songwriter) (1944) (track 19)
Sammy Cahn (1945-07) (track 14)
orchestra:
John Scott Trotter and his Orchestra (1942-06-08) (track 13)
Vic Schoen and his Orchestra (1943-09-29) (track 2)
John Scott Trotter and his Orchestra (1943-10-11) (track 15)
performer:
Carol Richards (track 18)
publisher:
William B. Sandys (1823) (track 17)
William B. Sandys (1833) (track 17)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (tracks 1, 11)
vocals:
The Andrews Sisters (1943-09-29) (track 2)
Bing Crosby (1943-09-29) (track 2)
Nat King Cole (1946-06-14) (track 19)
writer:
Raymond B. Evans (track 18)
Jay Livingston (track 18)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 12)
phonographic copyright by:
Geffen Records, Inc. (1970) (tracks 2, 13, 15, 18)
Geffen Records (2010) (tracks 2, 13, 15, 18)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 15)
Chappell/Morris Ltd. (tracks 14, 19)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 8)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 18)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 4)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 18)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 19)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 2, 9, 14)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 8)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 8)
Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc. (1946 –) (track 19)
recorded at:
Decca Studios (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1942-06-08) (track 13)
Decca Studios (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1943-09-29) (track 2)
Decca Studios (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1943-10-11) (track 15)
WMCA Studios in New York, New York, United States (1946-06-14) (track 19)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 394) (track 12)
arrangements:
Deadly Gentlemen (track 12)
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 12)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Willcocks) (track 12)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Willan arrangement) (track 12)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 12)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Geoffrey Keating) (track 12)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 12)
Jingle All the Way (tracks 2, 9)
Jingle Bells (arr. Chilcott) (tracks 2, 9)
Jingle Bells (arr. Gordon Langford) (tracks 2, 9)
Jingle Bells (Beegie Adair, Roger Spencer arrangements) (tracks 2, 9)
Jingle a cappella (tracks 2, 9)
Joy to the World (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 16)
Joy to the World (John Rutter's arrangement) (track 16)
Joy to the World (Geoff Zanelli's arrangement) (track 16)
Joy to the World (arr. Johnson and Ricketts) (track 16)
Joy to the World (Our God Reigns) (Sovereign Grace version of Joy to the World) (track 16)
Midnight Clear (track 6)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (tracks 1, 11)
Silent Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (tracks 1, 11)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (tracks 1, 11)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (tracks 1, 11)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (tracks 1, 11)
The First Noel (arrangement by Elvis Presley) (track 17)
The First Noel (Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 17)
cover recording of:
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (1946-06-14) (track 19)
has revision:
is the basis for:
A Star to Follow (track 12)
Good King Joy (track 16)
Holy Night (tracks 1, 11)
Joy to the World (track 16)
Joy to the World (Peter Cardinali arrangement) (track 16)
Joy to the World (Mariah Carey song, based off both the Christmas carol and the Hoyt Axton/Three Dog Night song) (track 16)
Let It Snow (track 14)
PDX-mas Carol (tracks 12, 16)
Take a Break Guys (track 12)
The Christmas Song (track 19)
Trikkevise (tracks 2, 9)
Året rundt (tracks 2, 9)
later parody versions:
Dschingenkhan (tracks 2, 9)
I'll Be Home for Christmas (parody version, apparently) (track 15)
Jingle Bells (Daniel Ingram lyrics) (tracks 2, 9)
Jingle Bells Deep (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (tracks 2, 9)
Jingle Bells, Batman Smells (Children's schoolyard parody of Batman and Jingle Bells) (tracks 2, 9)
Silent Night (tracks 1, 11)
Silent Night (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (tracks 1, 11)
Snowdown Skins (tracks 2, 9)
Yingle Bells (tracks 2, 9)
Čin čin čin (tracks 2, 9)
later translated parody versions:
Klokkeklang (tracks 2, 9)
later translated versions:
Bjelleklang (tracks 2, 9)
Bjældeklang (tracks 2, 9)
Het is feest (track 14)
Joululaulu (Hiljaa leijaa maahan hiutaleet) (track 19)
Kulkuset (tracks 2, 9)
Līksmi lai skan (Latvian version of English "Joy to the World") (track 16)
Pār mazo ciemu ielejā (Latvian version of "It Came Upon the Midnight Clear") (track 6)
Rap jul (track 8)
Riemuita saa (translated by V. Arti) (track 16)
Riemuita saa! (translated by Hilkka Norkamo) (track 16)
Santa Klauss nāk (track 4)
The First Noel (track 17)
Valkea joulu (track 8)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 8)
Ziemassvētku nakts (Latvian version of "Silver Bells") (track 18)
Zvaniņš skan (Alfrēds Krūklis version) (tracks 2, 9)
ジングルベル (transl. Otawa Takashi) (tracks 2, 9)
ジングルベル (Shōji Miyazawa's translation) (tracks 2, 9)
聖誕鈴聲 (tracks 2, 9)
later versions:
First Noël (track 17)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Nox Arcana arrangement) (track 12)
Jingle Bells (tracks 2, 9)
Jingle Bells (Die Toten Hosen arrangement) (tracks 2, 9)
Jingle Bells (Lechner / Trabitsch) (tracks 2, 9)
Lass es schnei’n (track 14)
Nikolaus-Lied (track 4)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (tracks 1, 11)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (tracks 1, 11)
Swingle Bells (tracks 2, 9)
Vive le vent (tracks 2, 9)
Zvaniņš skan (Latvian version of "Jingle Bells") (tracks 2, 9)
medley of:
Adeste fideles (original latin version) (track 13)
O Come, All Ye Faithful (English version of Latin "Adeste Fideles") (track 13)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 17)
recording of:
Adeste Fideles (Bing Crosby arrangement) (track 13)
It Came Upon the Midnight Clear (carol version) (track 6)
Jingle Bells (track 9)
Joy to the World (Christmas carol) (track 16)
Silent Night (tracks 1, 11)
Silver Bells (track 18)
The First Noël (track 17)
White Christmas (track 8)
Jingle Bells (1943-09-29) (track 2)
I’ll Be Home for Christmas (1943-10-11) (track 15)
referred to in medleys:
A Christmas Festival (tracks 2, 9, 12, 16)
Christmas Train (medley) (tracks 2, 9, 16)
Holiday Cheer (track 18)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 1, 11, 18)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 4)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 1, 11, 18–19)
Noëls pour cordes (tracks 1, 6, 11–12, 16)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 4, 19)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 2, 8–9, 12)
Polarlufteinbruch (track 14)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (tracks 2, 8–9)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 12)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 4)
translated version of:
version of:
The First Nowell (track 17)