Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Last Christmas
Wham! 4.35 4:23
2 Wonderful Dream
Melanie Thornton 3:52
3 Oh Holy Night
Christina Aguilera 4:47
4 Little Drummer Boy
Destiny’s Child 3:37
5 World Christmas
R. Kelly 4:02
6 I Met an Angel
Céline Dion 3:21
7 Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town
Bruce Springsteen 4:29
8 December Child
Cyndi Lauper 3:11
9 All I Want for Christmas Is You
Mariah Carey 5 4:00
10 Winter Wonderland
Macy Gray 2:55
11 Mother and Child
C-Bra 3:50
12 Doop Doop X-Mas
Papermoon 3:21
13 I Don’t Need Anything This Christmas
Shawn Colvin 4 3:46
14 The Power of Love
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 4 5:29
15 I Don’t Wanna Spend One More Christmas Without You
*NSYNC 4:03
16 Have Yourself a Marry Little Christmas
Babyface 3:30
17 This Is Christmas
Luther Vandross 4:45
18 Another Day of Christmas
Tim Tim 3:12
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow
Frank Sinatra 2:37
2 White Christmas
Bing Crosby 4 3:04
3 Silent Night
Johnny Cash 3:29
4 Merry Christmas Baby
Elvis Presley 5:45
5 Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree
Lynn Anderson 2:03
6 Feliz Navidad
José Feliciano 3:02
7 The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)
Mel Tormé 5 3:12
8 Christmasland
Tony Bennett 2:23
9 Little Drummer Boy (Peace on Earth)
David Bowie & Bing Crosby 2:39
10 I’ll Be Home for Christmas
Doris Day 2:27
11 A Christmas Love Song
The Manhattan Transfer 4:07
12 Mary’s Boy Child
Chris Norman 3:42
13 O Come All Ye Faithful
Art Garfunkel 2:10
14 Pretty Paper
Roy Orbison 2:48
15 The Christmas Tree
Bobby Vinton 3:05
16 The Secret of Christmas
Julie Andrews 3:22
17 Christmas Comes to Us All Once a Year
Mahalia Jackson 2:31
18 Rudi
Johann K. 2:31

Credits

CD 1

drums (drum set):
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
bass guitar:
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
strings arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 14)
synthesizer programming:
Gary Cirimelli (track 9)
guitar:
Brian Nash (track 14)
bass synthesizer, drums (drum set) and keyboard:
Walter Afanasieff (track 9)
guitar family:
Dann Huff (track 9)
additional arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 14)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 14)
additional programming:
Dan Shea (track 9)
arranger:
Walter Afanasieff (track 9)
Mariah Carey (track 9)
R. Kelly (track 5)
background vocals:
Melonie Daniels (track 9)
Kelly Price (track 9)
Shanrae Price (track 9)
composer:
Felix Bernard (track 10)
R. Kelly (track 5)
Christof Straub (track 12)
George Michael (track 1)
J. Fred Coots (1932) (track 7)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 14)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 14)
guest keyboard:
Anne Dudley (track 14)
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Holly Johnson (track 14)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Bruce Springsteen (1975-12-12) (track 7)
lyricist:
R. Kelly (track 5)
Christof Straub (track 12)
George Michael (track 1)
Richard B. Smith (wrote lyrics to "Winter Wonderland") (track 10)
Roumina Wilfling (track 12)
Haven Gillespie (1932) (track 7)
performer:
Solange (US RnB vocalist Solange Knowles) (track 4)
The E Street Band (1975-12-12) (track 7)
producer:
Walter Afanasieff (track 9)
Mariah Carey (track 9)
Trevor Horn (track 14)
R. Kelly (track 5)
Luther Vandross (track 17)
George Michael (track 1)
programming:
Walter Afanasieff (track 9)
writer:
Walter Afanasieff (track 9)
Mariah Carey (track 9)
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Holly Johnson (track 14)
Cyndi Lauper (track 8)
Brian Nash (track 14)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 14)
Jan Pulsford (track 8)
Luther Vandross (track 17)
Reed Vertelney (track 17)
recorded at:
phonographic copyright by:
ZTT Records Ltd. (for copyrights use only; also referred to as Zang Tumb Tuum or Zang Tuum Tumb) (1984) (track 14)
Sony Music Entertainment (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America since Oct 1, 2008; operates worldwide except in JP) (1994) (track 9)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 1)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 10)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 7)
Perfect Songs (track 14)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 14)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 10)
Rye Songs (track 9)
Sony Songs Inc. (track 9)
Sony Tunes, Inc. (track 9)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 9)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 10)
Wallyworld Music (track 9)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 1)
Wham! Music Ltd. (track 1)
Morrison Leahy Music Ltd. (1984 –) (track 1)
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) (2017-04-01 –) (track 1)
recorded at:
Post Dome in Brookville, Oyster Bay, New York, United States (1975-12-12) (track 7)
mash-ups:
cover recording of:
Winter Wonderland (track 10)
later parody versions:
Last Christmas (track 1)
Last Christmas (track 1)
Last Xmas (track 1)
later translated parody versions:
Weihnachten (track 1)
later translated versions:
Joulusydän (track 1)
Mijn nummer eén (track 9)
Santa Klauss nāk (track 7)
Talven ihmemaa (track 10)
Winter Wonderland (track 10)
ウィンターワンダーランド (Japanese version of “Winter Wonderland”) (track 10)
later versions:
Doop Doop (Baby remix) (track 12)
Nikolaus-Lied (track 7)
Winter Wunderwelt (track 10)
live cover recording of:
Santa Claus Is Coming to Town (1975-12-12) (track 7)
recording of:
December Child (track 8)
Doop Doop (track 12)
Last Christmas (track 1)
The Power of Love (Frankie Goes to Hollywood song) (track 14)
This Is Christmas (track 17)
World Christmas (track 5)
referred to in medleys:
Someone Special (track 1)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 7, 10)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 7, 10)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 7, 10)
Polarlufteinbruch (track 10)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 1)

CD 2

additional writer:
Buck Ram (track 10)
arranger:
Johnny Cash (country music legend) (track 3)
choir vocals:
Ken Darby Singers (track 2)
composer:
Walter Kent (track 10)
Willie Nelson (track 14)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 3)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 2)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 7)
Jule Styne (1945-07) (tracks 1, 1)
lead vocals:
David Bowie (English singer, songwriter & actor) (track 9)
Bing Crosby (tracks 2, 9)
lyricist:
Kim Gannon (track 10)
Willie Nelson (track 14)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 3)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 2)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 7)
Robert Wells (songwriter) (1944) (track 7)
Sammy Cahn (1945-07) (tracks 1, 1)
orchestra:
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 3)
vocals:
Tony Bennett (US jazz/standards vocalist) (track 8)
writer:
Lou Baxter (track 4)
Sammy Cahn (tracks 16, 16)
Brian Farnon (saxophonist & composer) (track 8)
Dorothy Farnon (track 8)
Johnny Moore (blues musician, Three Blazers) (track 4)
Jimmy Van Heusen (tracks 16, 16)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 9)
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 9)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 9)
Ian Fraser (English composer, conductor, orchestrator, arranger and music director) (1977) (track 9)
Larry Grossman (1977) (track 9)
Buz Kohan (1977) (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
HNH International Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 2)
Columbia Records (EMI-owned 1931-1990, worldwide except US, CA, MX, ES, & JP; largely defunct since Jan 1973) (1968) (track 8)
Geffen Records, Inc. (1970) (track 2)
Geffen Records (2010) (track 2)
publisher:
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 10)
Chappell/Morris Ltd. (tracks 1, 1, 7)
Cherry Lane Music Ltd. (tracks 1, 1)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 2)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 7)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 2)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 2)
Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc. (1946 –) (track 7)
edit of:
arrangements:
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 3)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 3)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 3)
Silent Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (track 3)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 3)
cover recording of:
Silent Night (track 3)
The Secret of Christmas (1959 Christmas song from "Say One for Me") (track 16)
White Christmas (1947-03-19) (track 2)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Holy Night (track 3)
Let It Snow (tracks 1, 1)
later parody versions:
I'll Be Home for Christmas (parody version, apparently) (track 10)
Silent Night (track 3)
Silent Night (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 3)
later translated versions:
Het is feest (tracks 1, 1)
Joululaulu (Hiljaa leijaa maahan hiutaleet) (track 7)
Rap jul (track 2)
Valkea joulu (track 2)
later versions:
Lass es schnei’n (tracks 1, 1)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 3)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 3)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 2)
medley of:
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 9)
Peace on Earth (track 9)
recording of:
Christmasland (track 8)
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (track 7)
The Secret of Christmas (1959 Christmas song from "Say One for Me") (track 16)
Pretty Paper (1963-09-11) (track 14)
Peace on Earth / Little Drummer Boy (1977-09-11) (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 3, 7)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 2)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 7)
Polarlufteinbruch (tracks 1, 1)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 3)
Noëls pour cordes (track 3)
translated version of:

Release Group

part of: Die Hit-Giganten (number: 2004-11-22)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/793575 [info]