Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Winter Song Ronan Keating 4:18
2 Stay Ronan Keating 4:37
3 Scars Ronan Keating 4:00
4 Homeward Bound Ronan Keating 3:14
5 River Ronan Keating 4:06
6 It's Only Christmas Ronan Keating with Kate Ceberano 3:26
7 Little Drummer Boy Ronan Keating 3:13
8 Ring Them Bells Ronan Keating 3:28
9 Caledonia Ronan Keating 4:02
10 Silent Night Ronan Keating 3:15
11 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Ronan Keating 2:56
12 I Won't Last a Day Without You Ronan Keating 3:57

Credits

CD 1

bass guitar:
Alec Dankworth (track 11)
Billy Fuller (bass player) (track 12)
membranophone:
Clive Deamer (track 12)
Ashley “Stixman” Soan (tracks 1–5, 7–10)
Ian Thomas (drummer) (track 11)
guitar:
Jerry Cole (track 12)
John Parricelli (track 11)
keyboard:
Pete Murray (Australian singer‐songwriter) (tracks 1–5, 7–11)
keyboard and strings:
Jason Hazely (track 12)
Yolanda Quarty (Yolanda Quartey?) (track 12)
Craig Silvey (track 12)
guitar family:
Stephen Lipson (tracks 1–5, 8–10)
additional programming:
Neil Tucker (track 12)
arranger:
Pete Murray (Australian singer‐songwriter) (tracks 1–5, 7, 9, 11)
background vocals:
Tracy Ackerman (tracks 1–5, 7–11)
composer:
Hugh Martin (track 11)
Roger Nichols (musician/songwriter) (track 12)
Dougie MacLean (track 9)
Joni Mitchell (track 5)
Jennifer Nettles (track 2)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 4)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 10)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1989-02 – 1989-03) (track 8)
guest vocals:
Stephen Gately (track 7)
lyricist:
Ralph Blane (track 11)
Dougie MacLean (track 9)
Joni Mitchell (track 5)
Jennifer Nettles (track 2)
Paul Simon (of Simon & Garfunkel) (track 4)
Paul Williams (US songwriter/soft rock vocalist) (track 12)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 10)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 7)
Bob Dylan (1989-02 – 1989-03) (track 8)
mixer:
Craig Silvey (track 12)
Stephen Lipson (tracks 1–5, 7–11)
producer:
Craig Silvey (track 12)
Stephen Lipson (tracks 1–5, 7–11)
programming:
Stephen Lipson (tracks 1–5, 7–11)
recording engineer:
Craig Silvey (track 12)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 10)
vocals:
Ronan Keating (tracks 1–5, 7–12)
writer:
Sara Bareilles (track 1)
Steve McEwan (Scottish-born South African songwriter, artist and musician) (track 3)
Ingrid Michaelson (track 1)
John Paul White (track 3)
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 7)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 7)
publisher:
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP-affiliated) (track 7)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 11)
Pattern Music Ltd (track 4)
Paul Simon Music (track 4)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (track 8)
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 5)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964) (track 7)
Special Rider Music (1989 –) (track 8)
arrangements:
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Peter Knight) (track 11)
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Owain Park) (track 11)
Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy) (track 7)
Silent Night (arr. Willcocks) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Rathbone) (track 10)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Scott Kritzer) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Van) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Stephen Cleobury) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (track 10)
Silent Night (Gordon Jenkins arr.) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Walker) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Aly and AJ) (track 10)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Caledonia (track 9)
Homeward Bound (track 4)
Ring Them Bells (track 8)
River (track 5)
has revision:
is based on:
[untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”) (track 7)
is the basis for:
Holy Night (track 10)
Little Drummer Boy (track 7)
Silent Night (track 10)
later parody versions:
Rapapapam (track 7)
Silent Night (track 10)
Silent Night (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 10)
The Little Drum Machine Boy (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 7)
later translated versions:
Cloches sonnez (track 8)
Doblen campanas (track 8)
Elv (Norwegian adaptation) (track 5)
Pieni rumpali (track 7)
Un autographe, SVP (Homeward Bound) (track 4)
later versions:
Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol) (track 7)
Ring Them Bells (orchestral version) (track 8)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 10)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 10)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 11)
recording of:
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 7)
Scars (track 3)
Silent Night (track 10)
Stay (track 2)
Winter Song (track 1)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (track 11)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (order: 2) (track 11)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (order: 3) (track 7)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (order: 4) (track 10)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (order: 8) (track 10)
Noëls pour cordes (order: 9) (track 10)
translated version of: