Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 White Christmas Perry Como 2:39
2 Baby It's Cold Outside Buddy Clark & Dinah Shore 2:20
3 Frosty the Snowman Gene Autry 2:54
4 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas Frank Sinatra 2:39
5 Here Comes Santa Claus Eddie Fisher 2:21
6 All I Want for Christmas Is My Two Front Teeth Nat King Cole 2:30
7 I've Got My Love to Keep Me Warm The Mills Brothers 3:15
8 The Christmas Song Doris Day with Les Brown 3:13
9 I'll Be Home for Christmas Bing Crosby 2:56
10 It's Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas Perry Como & The Fontane Sisters 2:39
11 Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow Frank Sinatra 2:40
12 Merry Christmas Polka Dinah Shore 2:36
13 Christmas Alphabet The McGuire Sisters 2:11
14 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer Bing Crosby 2:18
15 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town Patti Page 2:45
16 Silver Bells Bing Crosby & Carol Richards 3:06
17 Winter Wonderland Rosemary Clooney 3:17
18 What Are You Doing New Year's Eve? Dick Haymes with Les Paul and His Trio 2:25
19 The Christmas Waltz Frank Sinatra 2:57
20 The Little Christmas Tree Nat King Cole 3:20
21 You're All I Want for Christmas Eddie Fisher 2:44
22 The Little Boy That Santa Claus Forgot Vera Lynn 2:56
23 Santo Natale (Merry Christmas) David Whitfield 2:54
24 Cool Yule Louis Armstrong 2:57
25 Jingle Bells Frank Sinatra 2:37
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Adeste Fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful) David Whitfield 2:02
2 O Little Town of Bethlehem Dick Haymes & The Song Spinners with Jesse Crawford 2:23
3 Good King Wenceslas / We Three Kings / Angels We Have Heard on High Bing Crosby 2:42
4 O Come All Ye Faithful Mario Lanza 3:03
5 The First Noel Dick Haymes & The Song Spinners 2:57
6 Deck the Halls / Away in a Manger / I Saw Three Ships Bing Crosby 3:28
7 O Sanctissima (O Holy One) Richard Tauber 3:11
8 Silent Night, Holy Night Mahalia Jackson 2:53
9 Allelujah Deanna Durbin 1:52
10 The Lord's Prayer Sarah Vaughan 2:58
11 The Rosary Nelson Eddy 3:09
12 The Twelve Days of Christmas Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters 3:25
13 Amazing Grace Mahalia Jackson 2:22
14 Ave Maria Deanna Durbin 2:33
15 Guardian Angels Mario Lanza 3:56
16 Faith of Our Fathers Bing Crosby 2:53
17 I Believe Mel Tormé & Artie Shaw 2:48
18 The Virgin's Slumber (Maria Wiegenlied) Mario Lanza 3:23
19 The Cradle Song of the Virgin Dick Haymes & The Song Spinners 2:52
20 Brahm's Lullaby Nat King Cole 3:12
21 Star of the East Judy Garland 4 3:04
22 What a Friend We Have in Jesus Bing Crosby 3:10
23 Go Tell It on the Mountain Mahalia Jackson 3:02
24 The Happiest New Year of All Vera Lynn 3:32
25 God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen Bing Crosby 2:16
CD 3
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 A Marshmallow World Bing Crosby 2:44
2 C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S Perry Como 2:58
3 I Believe In Santa Claus The Mills Brothers 2:17
4 Christmas In Killarney Bing Crosby 2:39
5 Merry Christmas In Hawaii (Mele Kalikimaka) Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters 2:51
6 The Night Before Christmas Song Rosemary Clooney & Gene Autry 2:54
7 Christmas Carols by the Old Corral Tex Ritter 2:33
8 I'm Gonna Lasso Santa Claus Brenda Lee 4 2:21
9 Snow In Lover's Lane Frankie Laine 2:53
10 Boogie Woogie Santa Claus Patti Page 2:16
11 Blue Christmas Russ Morgan 3:06
12 That Christmas Feeling Perry Como 3:14
13 Christmas Story Doris Day with The Norman Luboff Choir 3:13
14 Jing-A-Ling Jing-A-Ling The Andrews Sisters 2:57
15 That's What Christmas Means to Me Eddie Fisher 3:36
16 Campanelle (Jingle Bells) Julius La Rosa 2:36
17 Christmas Candles The Andrews Sisters with Guy Lombardo 2:40
18 Give Me Your Heart for Christmas The McGuire Sisters 2:21
19 Poppa Santa Claus Bing Crosby & The Andrews Sisters 3:20
20 Shepherd Boy Jimmy Boyd with The Norman Luboff Choir 2:14
21 Christy Christmas Brenda Lee 2:25
22 The Birthday of a King Judy Garland 3:08
23 Twas the Night Before Christmas Perry Como 3:47
24 'Zat You, Santa Claus? Louis Armstrong 2:51
25 Let's Start the New Year Right Bing Crosby 2:36

Credits

CD 1

additional lyricist:
Eric Kornfeld (track 24)
additional writer:
Buck Ram (track 9)
arranger:
Nelson Riddle (track 19)
composer:
Felix Bernard (track 17)
Walter Kent (track 9)
Hugh Martin (track 4)
Jule Styne (track 19)
Steve Allen (US actor, musician & comedian) (track 24)
Frank Loesser (track 2)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 14)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (track 25)
Irving Berlin (1937) (track 7)
Jule Styne (1945-07) (track 11)
Meredith Willson (1951) (track 10)
conductor:
Nelson Riddle (1954-08-23) (track 19)
lyricist:
Steve Allen (US actor, musician & comedian) (track 24)
Ralph Blane (track 4)
Sammy Cahn (track 19)
Kim Gannon (track 9)
Frank Loesser (track 2)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 14)
Richard B. Smith (wrote lyrics to “Winter Wonderland”) (track 17)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (track 25)
Irving Berlin (1937) (track 7)
Sammy Cahn (1945-07) (track 11)
Meredith Willson (1951) (track 10)
orchestra:
vocals:
Buddy Clark (US 30/40s singer) (track 2)
Dinah Shore (track 2)
writer:
Ray Evans (track 16)
Jay Livingston (track 16)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, Inc. (not for release label use; company behind the “Capitol Records” imprint) (track 19)
Sony Music Entertainment Inc. (not for release label use! company owned by Sony Corporation of America from 1991–2004; operated worldwide except in JP) (1949) (track 2)
publisher:
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 14)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 9, 14)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 17)
Famous Music (renamed since 2007-05 as Sony/ATV Harmony/Melody) (track 16)
Frank Music Corp. (tracks 2, 10)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 2)
MPL UK Publishing (track 2)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 17)
Sony/ATV Harmony (track 16)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 17)
Warner Chappell Music Ltd. (no slash; used 1988–1996) (tracks 7, 11, 25)
arrangements:
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Owain Park) (track 4)
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Peter Knight) (track 4)
Jingle All the Way (track 25)
Jingle Bells (Beegie Adair, Roger Spencer arrangements) (track 25)
Jingle Bells (arr. Parry) (track 25)
Jingle Bells (arr. Gordon Langford) (track 25)
Jingle Bells (arr. Chilcott) (track 25)
Jingle a cappella (track 25)
cover recording of:
Jingle Bells (track 25)
Rudolph, the Red‐Nosed Reindeer (1950-06-22) (track 14)
is the basis for:
Gonna Snow (track 25)
Let It Snow (track 11)
Trikkevise (track 25)
Året rundt (track 25)
later parody versions:
Baby, It's Cold Outside (parody) (track 2)
Dschingenkhan (track 25)
Frosty the Red‐Nosed Snowman (Aqua Teen Hunger Force) (track 14)
I'll Be Home for Christmas (parody version, apparently) (track 9)
Jingle Bells (Daniel Ingram lyrics) (track 25)
Jingle Bells Deep (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 25)
Jingle Bells, Batman Smells (Children's schoolyard parody of Batman and Jingle Bells) (track 25)
Snowdown Skins (track 25)
Yingle Bells (track 25)
Čin čin čin (track 25)
我的基本法 (track 14)
黃阿燦過聖誕 (track 25)
later translated parody versions:
Klokkeklang (track 25)
later translated versions:
Bjelleklang (track 25)
Bjällerklang (track 25)
Bjældeklang (track 25)
Het is feest (track 11)
Jingle Bells (track 25)
Kulkuset (track 25)
Lai tik snieg (track 11)
Petteri Punakuono (track 14)
Rudi (track 14)
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (German) (track 14)
Talven ihmemaa (track 17)
Winter Wonderland (track 17)
Winter Wonderland (track 17)
Ziemassvētku nakts (Latvian version of "Silver Bells") (track 16)
Zvaniņš skan (Alfrēds Krūklis version) (track 25)
ウィンターワンダーランド (Japanese version of “Winter Wonderland”) (track 17)
ジングルベル (Shōji Miyazawa's translation) (track 25)
ジングルベル (transl. Otawa Takashi) (track 25)
聖誕歌聲 (track 25)
聖誕鈴聲 (track 25)
later versions:
Jingle Bells (Die Toten Hosen arrangement) (track 25)
Jingle Bells (track 25)
Jingle Bells (Lechner / Trabitsch) (track 25)
Lass es schnei’n (track 11)
Let It Blow (track 11)
Ring the Bells (track 25)
Swingle Bells (track 25)
Vive le vent (track 25)
Winter Wunderwelt (track 17)
Zvaniņš skan (Latvian version of "Jingle Bells") (track 25)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 4)
recording of:
Baby, It’s Cold Outside (Neptune’s Daughter) (track 2)
Cool Yule (track 24)
Silver Bells (track 16)
Winter Wonderland (track 17)
The Christmas Waltz (1954-08-23) (track 19)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (tracks 4, 16)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 16)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 17)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 14, 17)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (tracks 14, 17, 25)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 25)
Weihnachts-Medley (track 25)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 14, 17)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 4, 16)
Polarlufteinbruch (tracks 11, 17)

CD 2

additional lyricist:
Sammy Cahn (track 12)
Jimmy Van Heusen (track 12)
Charles Hutchinson Gabriel (1892) (track 6)
arranger:
Amanda Kennedy (track 21)
Ralph Vaughan Williams (English composer) (track 16)
Frederic Austin (1909) (track 12)
composer:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 6, 6, 12, 12)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 8)
William James Kirkpatrick (1895) (track 6)
Albert Hay Malotte (composer) (1935) (track 10)
conductor:
Simon Rady (1949-05-31) (track 6)
lyricist:
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (tracks 6, 10, 12)
George Cooper (poet) (track 21)
Thomas Oliphant (track 6)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 6)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 8)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 8)
vocals:
The Andrews Sisters (track 12)
Bing Crosby (track 12)
Vera Lynn (track 24)
Judy Garland (1941-07-20) (track 21)
writer:
Jack Denby (songwriter) (track 24)
Frederick W. Faber (hymn writer) (track 16)
Henri F. Hemy (track 16)
Desmond O’Connor (track 24)
James Walton (track 16)
Muriel Watson (songwriter) (track 24)
publisher:
Warner/Chappell (track 12)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 700) (track 6)
arrangements:
Away in a Manger (arr. Johnson and Ricketts) (track 6)
Away in a Manger (arr. Rutter) (track 6)
Away in a Manger (arr. Van) (track 6)
Away in a Manger (arr. Willcocks) (track 6)
Away in a Manger (for brass, Graham) (track 6)
Deck the Hall (arr. Rutter) (track 6)
Deck the Hall (arr. Wilberg) (track 6)
Deck the Halls (arr. Aly and AJ) (track 6)
Deck the Halls (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 6)
Deck the Halls (Beegie Adair, Roger Spencer arrangements) (track 6)
Deck the Halls (Jim Dooley's arrangement) (track 6)
Deck the Halls (arr. Langford) (track 6)
Deck the Halls (arr. Lichte) (track 6)
Gweddi’r arglwydd (The Lord’s Prayer) (translated) (track 10)
I Saw Three Ships (arr. S. Preston) (track 6)
I Saw Three Ships (arr. Willcocks) (track 6)
I Saw Three Ships (arr. Lloyd) (track 6)
I Saw Three Ships (for choir and orchestra, arr. Rutter) (track 6)
I Saw Three Ships (arr. Ledger) (track 6)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Van) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Aly and AJ) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Willcocks) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Scott Kritzer) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Stephen Cleobury) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Rathbone) (track 8)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Walker) (track 8)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 8)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 8)
The Twelve Days of Christmas (arr. Geoffrey Keating) (track 12)
The Twelve Days of Christmas (arr. John Rutter) (track 12)
has revision:
is based on:
Nos Galan (track 6)
Star of the Sea (Tune for "Star of the East") (track 21)
Sweet Afton (track 6)
is the basis for:
A Lullaby (track 6)
Boughs of Holly (track 6)
Holy Night (track 8)
PDX-mas Carol (track 6)
Sing O’Alleluia (track 6)
The Happy Song (track 6)
later parody versions:
Deck the Halls (track 6)
Silent Night (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 8)
Silent Night (track 8)
慈祥鵬過聖誕 (track 12)
later translated versions:
later versions:
Deck and Hull (track 6)
Deck the Halls (track 6)
Duck the Halls (track 6)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 8)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 8)
The Twelve Days of Christmas (Cahn/Van Heusen lyric version, introduced by Frank Sinatra in 1968) (track 12)
Twelve Days of Christmas (Ye Banished Privateers version) (track 12)
medley including a recording of:
Away in a Manger (aka “Cradle Song” composed by William J. Kirkpatrick) (1949-05-31) (track 6)
Deck the Halls (1949-05-31) (track 6)
I Saw Three Ships (1949-05-31) (track 6)
recording of:
Faith of Our Fathers (tune: O Mensch, bewein) (track 16)
Silent Night (track 8)
The Lord’s Prayer (track 10)
The Twelve Days of Christmas (Cahn/Van Heusen lyric version, introduced by Frank Sinatra in 1968) (track 12)
Star of the East (1941-07-20) (track 21)
referred to in medleys:
Christmas Medley (Bing Crosby version) (track 6)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 6)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 8)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 6)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 8)
Noëls pour cordes (track 8)
translated version of:
version of:

CD 3

recorded in:
Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, United States (1950-09-07) (track 19)
arranger:
Perry Como (US pop singer & TV personality, 1912–2001) (track 23)
composer:
Ken Darby (track 23)
Jack Fox (track 24)
Tony Starr (songwriter) (track 21)
Jimmy Van Heusen (track 19)
Irving Berlin (track 25)
Peter de Rose (1949) (track 1)
lyricist:
Irving Berlin (track 25)
Johnny Burke (American lyricist, 1908-1964) (track 19)
Marty Symes (lyricist) (track 21)
Carl Sigman (1949) (track 1)
orchestra:
Vic Schoen and His Orchestra (1950-09-07) (track 19)
vocals:
The Andrews Sisters (track 14)
Perry Como (US pop singer & TV personality, 1912–2001) (track 23)
The Andrews Sisters (1950-09-07) (track 19)
Bing Crosby (1950-09-07) (track 19)
writer:
Frankie Adams (track 8)
Bennie Benjamin (track 12)
James Cavanaugh (track 4)
Wilbur Jones (track 8)
John Redmond (singer, songwriter) (track 4)
George David Weiss (track 12)
Frank Weldon (track 4)
Eddy Arnold (1949) (track 2)
Jenny Lou Carson (1949) (track 2)
publisher:
is based on:
is the basis for:
later parody versions:
later versions:
Mirdzi, zvaigzne (Latvian version of "C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S") (track 2)
recording of:
C-H-R-I-S-T-M-A-S (track 2)
Christy Christmas (track 21)
That Christmas Feeling (1946 song) (track 12)
Poppa Santa Claus (1950-09-07) (track 19)
A Marshmallow World (1950-09-08) (track 1)