Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Last Christmas
Wham! 4.35 4:27
2 Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town
Gladys Knight & The Pips 4:45
3 The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Are Roasting on an Open Fire)
New Kids on the Block 4:18
4 Driving Home for Christmas
Chris Rea 4.35 4:01
5 It's Christmas
New Edition 4:17
6 A Spaceman Come Travelling
Chris de Burgh 4:05
7 The Meaning of Christmas
Boris Gardiner 4:37
8 Fairytale of New York
The Pogues & Kirsty MacColl 4.5 4:34
9 Dear Santa (Bring Me a Man for This Christmas)
The Weather Girls 6:27
10 Merry Christmas Everyone
Shakin’ Stevens 5 3:42
11 Eyes of a Child
Air Supply 4:34
12 A Winter's Tale
David Essex 1 4:14
13 Xmas in February
Lou Reed 3 2:58
14 Walk Out to Winter
Aztec Camera 3:26
15 December Will Be Magic Again
Kate Bush 3:50
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Do They Know It's Christmas
Band Aid 4 3:52
2 Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
The Alarm 3:44
3 Footsteps in the Snow
Chris Rea 4:37
4 Walking in the Air
Aled Jones 3:27
5 Silent Night
Bros 3:54
6 2000 Miles
The Pretenders 3 3:39
7 It Feels Like Christmas
Al Green 3:33
8 It's Christmas
Modern Talking 3:55
9 Christmas in Hollis
Run‐D.M.C. 3 3:00
10 This Christmas
The Jets 2:53
11 Brand New Christmas
Hot Chocolate 4:24
12 Christmas Wrapping
The Waitresses 5:24
13 Under the Christmas Tree
Albert Hammond 3:41
14 Nothing but a Child
Steve Earle 4:23
15 White Christmas
Darts 2:29

Credits

CD 1

membranophone:
Fred Maher (track 13)
double bass:
Rob Wasserman (track 13)
electric guitar:
Mike Rathke (track 13)
Lou Reed (track 13)
additional producer:
Scottie R. (of Non-Stop Music) (track 4)
arranger:
Kiadan K.Q. Quinn (track 4)
Chris Rea (track 4)
assistant engineer:
Victor Deyglio (track 13)
composer:
Mike Batt (track 12)
Chris de Burgh (track 6)
Kate Bush (track 15)
Jeremy Fax Miner (track 8)
Roddy Frame (track 14)
Bob Heatlie (track 10)
Shane MacGowan (track 8)
Lou Reed (track 13)
George Michael (track 1)
Chris Rea (track 4)
engineer:
Neil Amor (track 4)
Chris Dickie (track 8)
Nick Lacey (track 8)
Roy Spong (track 8)
lead vocals:
David Essex (track 12)
Lou Reed (track 13)
lyricist:
Chris de Burgh (track 6)
Kate Bush (track 15)
Roddy Frame (track 14)
Bob Heatlie (track 10)
Lou Reed (track 13)
George Michael (track 1)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Tim Rice (track 12)
performer:
The Pogues (Irish-British Celtic punk band) (track 8)
producer:
Mike Batt (track 12)
Dave Edmunds (track 10)
David Essex (track 12)
Jon Kelly (track 4)
Steve Lillywhite (track 8)
George Michael (track 1)
Kiadan K.Q. Quinn (track 4)
Chris Rea (track 4)
recording engineer:
Jeffrey Lesser (track 13)
remixer:
Scottie R. (of Non-Stop Music) (track 4)
vocals:
Kirsty MacColl (track 8)
Shakin’ Stevens (track 10)
phonographic copyright by:
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1982) (track 12)
Epic Records (American holding company - do not use as a release label!) (1985) (track 10)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! UK subsidiary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment) (1985) (track 10)
Magnet Records Ltd. (1999) (track 4)
Magnet Records Ltd. (2002) (track 4)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 1)
Magnet Music Ltd. (track 4)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 8)
Phonogram (track 12)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 12)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 1)
Wham! Music Ltd. (track 1)
Morrison Leahy Music Ltd. (1984 –) (track 1)
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 1)
mixed at:
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (track 8)
recorded at:
RAK in London, England, United Kingdom (track 8)
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:
Conte de Nova York (track 8)
Joulusydän (track 1)
recording of:
A Winter’s Tale (track 12)
Last Christmas (track 1)
Walk Out to Winter (track 14)
Xmas in February (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Someone Special (track 1)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 1, 10)

CD 2

drums (drum set):
Martin Chambers (track 6)
bass guitar:
Malcolm Foster (track 6)
guitar:
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 6)
Robbie McIntosh (English guitarist for The Pretenders) (track 6)
assistant engineer:
Jeremy Allom (track 6)
co-producer:
Steve Ett (track 9)
Rick Rubin (track 9)
composer:
Steve Earle (US folk/rock singer/songwriter) (track 14)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 2)
Howard Blake (track 4)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 6)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 2)
engineer:
Steve Churchyard (track 6)
lyricist:
Steve Earle (US folk/rock singer/songwriter) (track 14)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 2)
Howard Blake (track 4)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 6)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 2)
mixer:
Steve Ett (track 9)
Joe Hardy (engineer) (track 14)
producer:
John Altman (track 4)
Tony Brown (US producer, pianist and keyboardist) (track 14)
Steve Earle (US folk/rock singer/songwriter) (track 14)
Run‐D.M.C. (track 9)
Chris Thomas (UK record producer / remixer) (track 6)
Alison Wallace (track 4)
recording engineer:
Steve Ett (track 9)
Joe Hardy (engineer) (track 14)
treble vocals:
Aled Jones (track 4)
vocals:
Martin Chambers (track 6)
Malcolm Foster (track 6)
Chrissie Hynde (rock singer-songwriter and founder of Pretenders) (track 6)
Robbie McIntosh (English guitarist for The Pretenders) (track 6)
writer:
Errol Brown (track 11)
Darryl McDaniels (Rapper Darryl McDaniels) (track 9)
Steve Earle (US folk/rock singer/songwriter) (track 14)
Bob Geldof (track 1)
Jason Mizell (track 9)
Joseph Simmons (US rapper Rev. Run of Run-D.M.C) (track 9)
Midge Ure (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1985) (track 4)
Band Aid Trust (2004) (track 1)
publisher:
Faber Music Ltd. (track 4)
Howard David Blake (track 4)
Lenono Music (track 2)
Ono Music (track 2)
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 1)
recorded at:
cover recording of:
Walking in the Air (1985) (track 4)
later parody versions:
later translated versions:
Avaruus (track 4)
Então é Natal (track 2)
在等一個晚上 (track 4)
later versions:
Walking on Glass (track 4)
part of:
The Snowman (film soundtrack) (track 4)
recording of:
2000 Miles (track 6)
Brand New Christmas (track 11)
Nothing but a Child (track 14)
referred to in medleys:
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 2)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 1)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 1)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 2)