Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
John Lennon & The Plastic Ono Band 5 3:32
2 Blue Christmas
Elvis Presley 3 2:07
3 It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year
Andy Williams 2:30
4 Baby, It's Cold Outside
Dean Martin 2:21
5 It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas
Johnny Mathis 4 2:14
6 The Little Drummer Boy
The Harry Simeone Chorale 3:19
7 A Holly Jolly Christmas
Burl Ives 2:13
8 Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer
Gene Autry 3:12
9 Little Saint Nick
The Beach Boys 2:00
10 The Chipmunk Song
Ross Bagdasarian 2:20
11 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
The Jackson 5 2:23
12 Run Rudolph Run
Chuck Berry 2:42
13 Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer
Elmo & Patsy 3:27
14 Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
Brenda Lee 2:05
15 Feliz Navidad
José Feliciano 3 3:02
16 This Christmas
Donny Hathaway 4:06
17 Wonderful Christmastime
Paul McCartney 5 3:45
18 Step into Christmas
Elton John 2.65 4:27
19 Last Christmas
Wham! 4 4:46
20 Jingle Bell Rock
Hall & Oates 2:03
21 Do You Hear What I Hear
Carrie Underwood 3 4:10
22 Breath of Heaven
Amy Grant 5:26
23 Mistletoe
Colbie Caillat 3:50
24 This Christmas (Could Be the One)
Ledisi 4:42
25 Silent Night
The Temptations 2:21

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Elvis Presley (1957-09-05) (track 2)
drums:
D.J. Fontana (1957-09-05) (track 2)
double bass:
Bill Black (US bassist/leader for Elvis/Bill Black's Combo) (1957-09-05) (track 2)
electric guitar:
Scotty Moore (1957-09-05) (track 2)
piano:
Dudley Brooks (1957-09-05) (track 2)
arranger:
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
Frank Loesser (track 4)
background vocals:
The Jordanaires (1957-09-05) (track 2)
Millie Kirkham (1957-09-05) (track 2)
choir vocals:
composer:
Randy Brooks (writer of Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer) (track 13)
Elton John (track 18)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (tracks 7–8, 14)
George Michael (track 19)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
José Feliciano (track 15)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Frank Loesser (tracks 4, 4)
Paul McCartney (track 17)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
J. Fred Coots (1932) (track 11)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 6)
Meredith Willson (1951) (track 5)
Gloria Shayne Baker (1962) (track 21)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 18)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 9)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (track 4)
Paul McCartney (track 17)
Andy Williams (US pop/jazz vocalist) (track 3)
Elvis Presley (1957-09-05) (track 2)
lyricist:
Randy Brooks (writer of Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer) (track 13)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (tracks 7–8, 14)
George Michael (track 19)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 9)
José Feliciano (track 15)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Frank Loesser (tracks 4, 4)
Paul McCartney (track 17)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
Bernie Taupin (track 18)
Haven Gillespie (1932) (track 11)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 6)
Meredith Willson (1951) (track 5)
Noël Regney (1962) (track 21)
orchestra:
Plastic Ono Band (track 1)
performer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
producer:
Lee Gillette (track 4)
Phil Spector (track 1)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
vocals:
Andy Williams (US pop/jazz vocalist) (track 3)
writer:
Joe Beal (track 20)
Jim Boothe (track 20)
Marvin Broadie (track 12)
Bill Hayes (track 2)
Jay Johnson (songwriter of "Blue Christmas") (track 2)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 12)
Eddie Pola (track 3)
George Wyle (track 3)
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 6)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 6)
phonographic copyright by:
UMG Recordings, Inc. (Universal Music Group's legal name in the US) (1958) (track 12)
Capitol (UK) Ltd. (1959) (track 4)
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (1959) (track 4)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (Aug 5, 2004 - Oct 1, 2008; do not use if a specific sub-label is available) (1963) (track 3)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1963) (track 3)
Motown Record Corporation (1970) (track 11)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1971) (track 1)
RCA Records (record company—for the imprint, please use “RCA” instead) (1983) (track 20)
Jon Mat Records, Inc. (1986) (track 5)
BMG Music (not for release label use!) (2007) (track 21)
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (2015) (track 9)
publisher:
Arc Music Corp. (U.S. rock & blues publisher) (track 12)
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 8)
Chappell & Co. (track 19)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 8, 12, 14)
DeJamus Ltd. (track 15)
EMI Mills Music (track 6)
EMI Music Publishing (do not use as a release label!) (track 3)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 3, 11)
EMI Songs Ltd. (track 3)
Frank Music Corp. (tracks 4, 4–5)
J-H Publishing (track 15)
Lenono Music (track 1)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 11)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (tracks 4, 4, 17)
MPL UK Publishing (tracks 4, 4)
Ono Music (track 1)
St. Nicholas Music, Inc. (tracks 7–8)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 9)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (track 19)
Wham! Music Ltd. (track 19)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964) (track 6)
Morrison Leahy Music Ltd. (1984 –) (track 19)
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) (2017-04-01 –) (track 19)
mash-ups:
remixes:
Happy Xmas (War Is Over) (digitally remixed and remastered) by John & Yoko / Plastic Ono Band with The Harlem Community Choir (track 1)
arrangements:
Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy) (track 6)
cover recording of:
Baby, It’s Cold Outside (Neptune’s Daughter) (track 4)
Jingle Bell Rock (track 20)
Blue Christmas (1957-09-05) (track 2)
is based on:
[untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”) (track 6)
later parody versions:
Baby, It's Cold Outside (parody) (tracks 4, 4)
Feliz Navidad (track 15)
Last Christmas (track 19)
Last Christmas (track 19)
Last Xmas (track 19)
Rapapapam (track 6)
Wii Christmastime (track 17)
later translated parody versions:
Weihnachten (track 19)
later translated versions:
Então é Natal (track 1)
Joulusydän (track 19)
Petteri Punakuono (track 8)
Pieni rumpali (track 6)
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (German) (track 8)
Santa Klauss nāk (track 11)
later versions:
Cik lēni snieg (Latvian version of "Blue Christmas") (track 2)
Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol) (track 6)
Nikolaus-Lied (track 11)
See viis (track 15)
recording of:
Baby, It’s Cold Outside (Neptune’s Daughter) (track 4)
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 6)
Feliz Navidad (track 15)
Last Christmas (track 19)
Little Saint Nick (track 9)
Run Rudolph Run (track 12)
Step Into Christmas (track 18)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (track 20)
Someone Special (track 19)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 8, 11)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 2, 8, 11)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 11, 14, 20)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 1)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 1, 14, 17–19)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 6, 21)

Release

ASIN: US: B001NB1O14 [info]