Annotation

Notes from booklet

"NOW Christmas is compiled and coordinated by Thomas Trolle Hemdorff
Artwork: Anders Christian Hansen / defooze.dk"

Annotation last modified on 2012-12-17 23:33 .

Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Thank God It's Christmas
Queen 4:18
2 Hele julenat, hele juledag
Sukkerchok 2:59
3 Last Christmas
Wham! 4.35 4:23
4 I Wish It Could Be Christmas Everyday
Roy Wood & Wizzard 4:40
5 Op til jul
Bossen & Bumsen 4:19
6 Do You Hear What I Hear?
Whitney Houston 3:32
7 Merry Christmas Everyone
Shakin’ Stevens 3:41
8 Danmark, det er jul
Nordstrøm 3:47
9 Mary's Boy Child (Oh My Lord)
Boney M 4:32
10 Santa Baby
Kylie Minogue 3:23
11 Lille messias
Anne Linnet 5:05
12 White Christmas
Dean Martin 2:31
13 Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
Mel & Kim 3.65 3:34
14 Jul på Vesterbro
Anden 4:24
15 Little Saint Nick
The Beach Boys 1:59
16 Søren Banjomus
Otto Brandenburg 3:09
17 Peace
Norah Jones 3:49
18 Jesus & Josefine
Martin Brygmann & Julie Berthelsen 4:03
19 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Luther Vandross 5:03
20 Endelig jul igen
Gasolin' 2:33
21 Jingle Bombs
Achmed - The Dead Terrorist 1:51
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Happy X-mas (War Is Over)
John & Yoko / The Plastic Ono Band with The Harlem Community Choir 5 3:33
2 All About Love
Anna David & Mohamed Ali 3:41
3 Do They Know It's Christmas?
Band Aid 3:43
4 Jul' det cool
MC Einar 5:56
5 All I Want for Christmas Is You
Mariah Carey 5 3:58
6 Det cember (rap version)
Sys Bjerre 3:11
7 My Only Wish (This Year)
Britney Spears 4:16
8 Finally It's Christmas Again
YouKnowWho 3:51
9 21st. Century Christmas
Cliff Richard 4:00
10 Når sneen falder
Thomas Helmig & Søs Fenger 4:21
11 What Christmas Means to Me
The Antonelli Orchestra 2:34
12 She Won't Be Home
Erasure 3:25
13 In Santa's Claws
Pretty Maids 4:22
14 Jingle Bell Rock
Bobby Helms 2:11
15 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
Michael Bolton 4:00
16 Christmas Day
Dido 3 3:58
17 Hjulene ruller
Malurt 3:40
18 Jacketless in December
D-A-D 4:17
19 Nu er det jul jul jul
Snapshot 2:35
20 Happy New Year
ABBA 4:30
21 Tuborg jule-jingle
Tuborg Juleband 2:05

Credits

CD 1

arranger:
Irving Berlin (track 12)
composer:
Bossy Bo (track 14)
Jeff Dunham (track 21)
Bob Heatlie (track 7)
Hugh Martin (track 19)
Jeff Rothpan (track 21)
Horace Silver (track 17)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 16)
Frank Farian (track 9)
Jester Hairston (track 9)
Fred Jay (track 9)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 13)
George Michael (track 3)
Roy Wood (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 12)
Gloria Shayne Baker (1962) (track 6)
lyricist:
Bob Heatlie (track 7)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 15)
Ralph Blane (track 19)
Otto Brandenburg (Danish actor and singer) (track 16)
Doug Carn (track 17)
Frank Farian (track 9)
Jester Hairston (track 9)
Fred Jay (track 9)
Heinz Korn (track 9)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 13)
George Michael (track 3)
Roy Wood (track 4)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 12)
Noël Regney (1962) (track 6)
performer:
Mel Smith (English comedian) (track 13)
Kim Wilde (track 13)
producer:
George Michael (track 3)
publisher:
Roy Wood (track 4)
vocals:
Mel Smith (English comedian) (track 13)
Kim Wilde (track 13)
writer:
Rune Braager (Danish musician) (track 2)
Martin Brygmann (track 18)
Felix Campo III (track 18)
Chief 1 (track 5)
Gasolin' (track 20)
Joan Javits (track 10)
Jazzy H (track 5)
Anne Linnet (Danish singer, musician and composer) (track 11)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Johannes Møllehave (track 11)
Nordstrøm (track 8)
Anthony Springer (track 10)
Philip Springer (track 10)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1987) (track 13)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Chappell Music Ltd. (track 13)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 12)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 7, 19)
Jet Music (track 4)
Jewel Music Publishing Co., Inc. (publisher; do NOT use as release label) (track 6)
TM Music Ltd. (track 10)
Tamir Music (track 10)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 15)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (tracks 3, 12)
Wham! Music Ltd. (track 3)
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) (tracks 4, 19)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 12)
Morrison Leahy Music Ltd. (1984 –) (track 3)
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 3)
arrangements:
Do You Hear What I Hear? (arr. Simone, orch. Volpi) (track 6)
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Peter Knight) (track 19)
cover recording of:
Peace (version with lyrics by Doug Carn) (track 17)
Santa Baby (track 10)
White Christmas (track 12)
later parody versions:
Julesmølfedag (track 16)
Last Christmas (track 3)
Last Christmas (track 3)
Last Xmas (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Weihnachten (track 3)
later translated versions:
Joulusydän (track 3)
Rap jul (track 12)
Valkea joulu (track 12)
later versions:
Weiße Weihnacht (track 12)
medley of:
Mary’s Boy Child (track 9)
Oh My Lord (track 9)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 19)
recording of:
Endelig jul igen (track 20)
Jesus & Josefine (track 18)
Jul på Vesterbro (track 14)
Last Christmas (track 3)
Lille messias (track 11)
Little Saint Nick (track 15)
Op til jul (track 5)
Søren Banjomus (track 16)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (track 19)
Someone Special (track 3)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 12)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 6, 19)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 3–4, 7, 13)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 4, 13)
version of:
Peace (track 17)

CD 2

acoustic guitar:
Björn Ulvaeus (track 20)
bass guitar:
Rutger Gunnarsson (track 20)
membranophone:
Ola Brunkert (track 20)
synthesizer programming:
Gary Cirimelli (track 5)
guitar:
Janne Schaffer (track 20)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 20)
bass synthesizer, drums (drum set) and keyboard:
Walter Afanasieff (track 5)
guitar family:
Dann Huff (track 5)
additional programming:
Dan Shea (track 5)
arranger:
Walter Afanasieff (track 5)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 20)
Mariah Carey (track 5)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 20)
background vocals:
Melonie Daniels (track 5)
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (track 20)
Kelly Price (track 5)
Shanrae Price (track 5)
choir vocals:
composer:
Leroy Anderson (track 4)
Sys Bjerre (track 6)
Niels Drevsholt (track 19)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (track 21)
J. Fred Coots (1932) (track 15)
engineer:
Michael B. Tretow (track 20)
guest background vocals:
Anita Kerr Singers (Mixed vocal group) (track 14)
lead vocals:
Agnetha Fältskog (track 20)
lyricist:
Sys Bjerre (track 6)
Niels Drevsholt (track 19)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
James Lord Pierpont (1850) (track 21)
Haven Gillespie (1932) (track 15)
orchestra:
Plastic Ono Band (track 1)
performer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
producer:
Walter Afanasieff (track 5)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 20)
Mariah Carey (track 5)
Jørgen Juul (worked with MC Einar) (track 4)
Brian Kierulf (track 7)
Nikolaj Peyk (Danish DJ - DJ Peyk) (track 4)
Josh Schwartz (track 7)
Phil Spector (track 1)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 20)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
programming:
Walter Afanasieff (track 5)
writer:
Walter Afanasieff (track 5)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 20)
Rollo Armstrong (track 16)
Ronnie Atkins (track 13)
Joe Beal (track 14)
Andy Bell (singer / songwriter for Erasure) (track 12)
Jim Boothe (track 14)
Mariah Carey (track 5)
Vince Clarke (songwriter) (track 12)
D-A-D (Danish rock band Disneyland After Dark) (track 18)
Dido (English singer‐songwriter) (track 16)
MC Einar (Danish hip-hop group) (track 4)
D. Fält (track 2)
Dominic Gale (track 13)
Anna Gordy Gaye (track 11)
Bob Geldof (track 3)
George Gordy (track 11)
Ken Hammer (track 13)
Thomas Helmig (Danish rock singer and musician) (track 10)
Lars Jensen (Lars Halvor Jensen) (track 8)
Jørgen Juul (worked with MC Einar) (track 4)
Brian Kierulf (track 7)
Martin M. Larsson (track 8)
Lasse Lindorff (track 2)
Malurt (Danish rock band) (track 17)
Nikolaj Peyk (Danish DJ - DJ Peyk) (track 4)
Josh Schwartz (track 7)
Allen Story (track 11)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 20)
Christina Undhjem (track 8)
Midge Ure (track 3)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (track 10)
Paul Brady (2005) (track 9)
Ralph Murphy (2005) (track 9)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1971) (track 1)
Polar Music International AB (1980) (track 20)
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 5)
publisher:
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 11)
Jobete Music (track 11)
Lenono Music (track 1)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 15)
Ono Music (track 1)
Rye Songs (track 5)
Sony Songs Inc. (track 5)
Sony Tunes, Inc. (track 5)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 5)
Wallyworld Music (track 5)
Artwork Music Co., Inc. (1980 – ????) (track 20)
Countless Songs, Ltd. (1980 – ????) (track 20)
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 3)
mixed at:
recorded at:
has remixes:
Happy Xmas (War Is Over) (digitally remixed and remastered) by John & Yoko / Plastic Ono Band with The Harlem Community Choir (track 1)
mash-ups:
part of:
arrangements:
Jingle All the Way (track 21)
Jingle Bells (Beegie Adair, Roger Spencer arrangements) (track 21)
Jingle Bells (arr. Chilcott) (track 21)
Jingle Bells (arr. Gordon Langford) (track 21)
Jingle a cappella (track 21)
cover recording of:
instrumental recording of:
Jingle Bells (track 21)
is based on:
Sleigh Ride (track 4)
is the basis for:
Trikkevise (track 21)
Året rundt (track 21)
later parody versions:
Dschingenkhan (track 21)
Jingle Bells (Daniel Ingram lyrics) (track 21)
Jingle Bells Deep (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 21)
Jingle Bells, Batman Smells (Children's schoolyard parody of Batman and Jingle Bells) (track 21)
Snowdown Skins (track 21)
Yingle Bells (track 21)
Čin čin čin (track 21)
later translated parody versions:
Klokkeklang (track 21)
later translated versions:
Bjelleklang (track 21)
Bjældeklang (track 21)
Então é Natal (track 1)
Felicidad (Spanish version of Happy New Year) (track 20)
Kulkuset (track 21)
Mijn nummer eén (track 5)
Santa Klauss nāk (track 15)
Zvaniņš skan (Alfrēds Krūklis version) (track 21)
ジングルベル (Shōji Miyazawa's translation) (track 21)
ジングルベル (transl. Otawa Takashi) (track 21)
聖誕鈴聲 (track 21)
later versions:
Jingle Bells (Lechner / Trabitsch) (track 21)
Jingle Bells (Die Toten Hosen arrangement) (track 21)
Nikolaus-Lied (track 15)
Swingle Bells (track 21)
Vive le vent (track 21)
Zvaniņš skan (Latvian version of "Jingle Bells") (track 21)
recording of:
All About Love (track 2)
Christmas Day (track 16)
Happy New Year (track 20)
Hjulene ruller (track 17)
In Santa's Claws (track 13)
Jingle Bell Rock (track 14)
Jul - Det’ cool (track 4)
Når sneen falder (track 10)
She Won't Be Home (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (track 14)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 3, 15)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 21)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 15)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 1)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 14–15)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 3)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 1)

Release

compiler: Thomas Trolle Hemdorff (label employee)

Release Group

part of: NOW Christmas (Danish) (number: 2009)
Wikidata: Q12328209 [info]