Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Blue Christmas 3 2:08
2 Silent Night 5 2:25
3 White Christmas 3 2:25
4 Santa Claus Is Back in Town 3.5 2:25
5 I’ll Be Home for Christmas 4 1:56
6 If Every Day Was Like Christmas 2:55
7 Here Comes Santa Claus (Right Down Santa Claus Lane) 4 1:56
8 Oh Little Town of Bethlehem 4 2:37
9 Santa Bring My Baby Back (To Me) 4 1:53
10 Mama Liked the Roses 2:36

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1957-09-05) (track 1)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1957-09-06) (tracks 2, 7)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1957-09-07) (tracks 4–5, 8–9)
drums (drum set):
D.J. Fontana (1957-09-05) (track 1)
D.J. Fontana (1957-09-06) (track 7)
D.J. Fontana (1957-09-07) (tracks 4–5, 9)
membranophone:
D.J. Fontana (1957-09-06) (track 2)
D.J. Fontana (1957-09-07) (track 8)
double bass:
Bill Black (US bassist/leader for Elvis/Bill Black's Combo) (1957-09-05) (track 1)
Bill Black (US bassist/leader for Elvis/Bill Black's Combo) (1957-09-06) (tracks 2, 7)
Bill Black (US bassist/leader for Elvis/Bill Black's Combo) (1957-09-07) (tracks 4–5, 8–9)
electric guitar:
Scotty Moore (American guitarist and recording engineer) (1957-09-05) (track 1)
Scotty Moore (American guitarist and recording engineer) (1957-09-06) (tracks 2, 7)
Scotty Moore (American guitarist and recording engineer) (1957-09-07) (tracks 4–5, 8–9)
piano:
Dudley Brooks (1957-09-05) (track 1)
Dudley Brooks (1957-09-06) (tracks 2, 7)
Dudley Brooks (1957-09-07) (tracks 4–5, 8–9)
additional writer:
Buck Ram (track 5)
background vocals:
The Jordanaires (1957-09-05) (track 1)
Millie Kirkham (1957-09-05) (track 1)
The Jordanaires (1957-09-06) (tracks 2–3, 7)
Millie Kirkham (1957-09-06) (tracks 2–3, 7)
The Jordanaires (1957-09-07) (tracks 4–5, 8–9)
Millie Kirkham (1957-09-07) (tracks 4–5, 8–9)
composer:
Franz Xaver Gruber (track 2)
Walter Kent (track 5)
Jerry Leiber (track 4)
Mike Stoller (track 4)
Red West (track 6)
Lewis Henry Redner (1868) (track 8)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 3)
lead vocals:
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1957-09-05) (track 1)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1957-09-06) (tracks 2, 7)
Elvis Presley (King of Rock and Roll) (1957-09-07) (tracks 4–5, 8–9)
lyricist:
Kim Gannon (track 5)
Jerry Leiber (track 4)
Josef Mohr (track 2)
Mike Stoller (track 4)
Red West (track 6)
Phillips Brooks (1868) (track 8)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 3)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 2)
writer:
Gene Autry (track 7)
Claude Demetrius (track 9)
Oakley Haldeman (track 7)
Bill Hayes (American composer, author and guitarist, best known for "Blue Christmas") (track 1)
Jay Johnson (songwriter of "Blue Christmas") (track 1)
Aaron Schroeder (50s/60s US songwriter) (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
RCA Records (not for release label use! for the imprint, please use “RCA” instead) (1957) (track 4)
publisher:
Atlantic Music Corp. (BMI) (track 6)
Carlin Music Corporation (tracks 4, 9)
Cherry River Music (tracks 2, 4)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 3)
Elvis Presley Music (tracks 2, 4)
Gladys Music (track 9)
Minder Music Ltd. (track 9)
Remick Music Corp. (track 7)
Sony/ATV Songs LLC (track 4)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 1)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) (track 3)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 3)
has remixes:
arrangements:
Here Comes Santa Claus (arr. Ployhar) (track 7)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Gordon Jenkins arr.) (track 8)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Culloton arrangement) (track 8)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 8)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (arr. Ralph Vaughan Williams) (track 8)
cover recording of:
Blue Christmas (1957-09-05) (track 1)
Here Comes Santa Claus (1957-09-06) (track 7)
White Christmas (1957-09-06) (track 3)
I’ll Be Home for Christmas (1957-09-07) (track 5)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (traditional carol sung in the US to the tune of "St. Louis", cf. the version commonly sung to the hymn tune "Forest Green" in the UK) (1957-09-07) (track 8)
is based on:
St. Louis (hymn tune) (track 8)
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
I'll Be Home for Christmas (parody version, apparently) (track 5)
銀白聖誕 (track 3)
later translated versions:
Noël blanc (track 3)
Rap jul (track 3)
Tu mazā, klusā Betlēme (Latvian version of "O Little Town of Bethlehem") (track 8)
Valkea joulu (track 3)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 3)
White Christmas (Maburaho) (track 3)
Wit kerstfeest (track 3)
サンタクロースがやってくる (Hiroshi Unno Translation) (track 7)
サンタクロースがやってくる (Rokurō Akashi’s translation) (track 7)
サンタクロースがやってくる (Teiko Mizuno’s translation) (track 7)
ホワイトクリスマス (Tomoko Nakayama’s translation) (track 3)
later versions:
Cik lēni snieg (Latvian version of "Blue Christmas") (track 1)
Forest Green (lyrics of "O Little Town of Bethlehem" set to a different tune, the traditional carol as sung in the UK and in the Episcopal church in the US) (track 8)
Little Town (Cliff Richard carol -- the traditional words set to new music) (track 8)
O Little Town of Bethlehem (Kenneth Jennings arrangement) (track 8)
O' Little Town of Bethlehem (Bob Dylan arrangement) (track 8)
recording of:
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (1957-09-06) (track 2)
Santa Bring My Baby Back (to Me) (1957-09-07) (track 9)
Santa Claus Is Back in Town (1957-09-07) (track 4)
referred to in medleys:
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 3)
Christmas Medley (Bing Crosby version) (track 8)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 1, 7)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (track 3)
Noëls pour cordes (track 8)
version of:
Silent Night (track 2)

Release

ASIN:US: B00000IGFJ [info]

Release Group

Wikidata:Q1753839 [info]