Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Thank God It’s Christmas
Queen 3.2 4:21
2 Do They Know It’s Christmas?
Band Aid 4 3:51
3 Last Christmas
Wham! 4.35 4:24
4 Driving Home for Christmas
Chris Rea 4.35 3:59
5 Wonderful Dream (Holidays Are Coming)
Melanie Thornton 3:52
6 The Best Side of Life
Sarah Connor 3:49
7 Christmas Without You
OneRepublic 3:18
8 Silent Night
Annie Lennox 3:43
9 Fairy Tale of New York
Ronan Keating feat. Máire Brennan 1 4:45
10 All I Want for Christmas
Samantha Mumba 3 4:04
11 Why Do I Feel So Sad on Christmas?
Orange Blue feat. Vail 1 3:34
12 What If
Kate Winslet 2 4:06
13 This Gift (Christmas version)
98° 1 4:08
14 Perfect Christmas
S Club 7 1 4:36
15 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
Luther Vandross 1 5:05
16 Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer / Frosty the Snowman
All‐4‐One 1 4:04
17 Christmas Is the Time of the Year
David Pomeranz 1 2:51
18 The Gift of Christmas
Child Liners 1 4:03
19 Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays
*NSYNC 1 4:14
20 Happy New Year
ABBA 2 4:24
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
John Lennon, The Harlem Community Choir, The Plastic Ono Band & Yoko Ono 5 3:35
2 Christmas Time
Bryan Adams 4:07
3 Step Into Christmas
Elton John 2.65 4:33
4 Wonderful Christmastime
Paul McCartney 5 3:46
5 Mistletoe
Colbie Caillat 3:52
6 White Christmas
Bing Crosby 4 2:59
7 Hijo de la luna (Sentimiento Mix)
Loona 3 4:10
8 Religious Love
R. Kelly 2.5 4:09
9 The Power of Love
Frankie Goes to Hollywood 4 5:30
10 Silent Night, Holy Night
Mahalia Jackson 1.5 5:06
11 Winter Wonderland
Doris Day 4 2:56
12 Little Drummer Boy
New Kids on the Block 2 4:16
13 Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Ella Fitzgerald 1 2:54
14 Santa Baby
The Pussycat Dolls 3:02
15 Stop the Cavalry
Jona Lewie 2:56
16 Baby, It’s Cold Outside
Vanessa Williams & Bobby Caldwell 3 4:13
17 Mistletoe and Wine
Cliff Richard 1 4:05
18 Merry Christmas Everyone
Shakin’ Stevens 5 3:41
19 Lonely This Christmas
Mud 2.5 3:35
20 Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree
Mel & Kim 3.65 3:36
21 Merry Xmas Everybody
Slade 4.65 3:26

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Björn Ulvaeus (track 20)
bass guitar:
Rutger Gunnarsson (track 20)
membranophone:
Ola Brunkert (track 20)
guitar:
Paul Gendler (track 14)
Janne Schaffer (track 20)
keyboard:
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 14)
Mike Rose (songwriter) (track 14)
keyboard and synthesizer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 20)
additional producer:
Scottie R. (of Non-Stop Music) (track 4)
arranger:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 20)
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 14)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Mike Rose (songwriter) (track 14)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 20)
Kiadan K.Q. Quinn (track 4)
background vocals:
Anni-Frid Lyngstad (track 20)
composer:
Jeremy Fax Miner (track 9)
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 12)
Shane MacGowan (track 9)
Hugh Martin (track 15)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Wayne Hector (track 12)
George Michael (track 3)
concertmaster:
Ben Foster (track 14)
conductor:
Ben Foster (track 14)
engineer:
Neil Amor (track 4)
Dean Murphy (engineer) (track 14)
Steve Price (recording engineer) (track 14)
Michael B. Tretow (track 20)
lead vocals:
Agnetha Fältskog (track 20)
lyricist:
Steve Mac (British pop producer/songwriter Steve McCutcheon) (track 12)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Ralph Blane (track 15)
Wayne Hector (track 12)
George Michael (track 3)
mixer:
Bob Kraushaar (track 14)
orchestra:
Millennia Strings (track 14)
orchestrator:
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 14)
Mike Rose (songwriter) (track 14)
Ben Foster (track 14)
performer:
Moya Brennan (formerly known as Máire Brennan) (track 9)
producer:
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 20)
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 14)
Jon Kelly (track 4)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Mike Rose (songwriter) (track 14)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 20)
Luther Vandross (track 15)
George Michael (track 3)
Kiadan K.Q. Quinn (track 4)
programming:
Nick Foster (Production music composer) (track 14)
Mike Rose (songwriter) (track 14)
remixer:
Scottie R. (of Non-Stop Music) (track 4)
writer:
Walter Afanasieff (track 10)
Benny Andersson (ABBA) (track 20)
Mariah Carey (track 10)
Cathy Dennis (track 14)
Simon Ellis (producer) (track 14)
Bob Geldof (track 2)
Brian May (Queen guitarist) (track 1)
Roger Taylor (Queen drummer) (track 1)
Björn Ulvaeus (track 20)
Midge Ure (track 2)
phonographic copyright by:
Polar Music International AB (1980) (track 20)
Magnet Records Ltd. (1999) (track 4)
Magnet Records Ltd. (2002) (track 4)
Band Aid Trust (2004) (track 2)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Magnet Music Ltd. (track 4)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 9)
Rokstone Music Ltd (track 12)
Rye Songs (track 10)
Sony Songs Inc. (track 10)
Sony Tunes, Inc. (track 10)
Universal Music Publishing Ltd. (UK subsidiary of Universal Music Publishing Group) (track 12)
Universal/MCA Music Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 10)
Wallyworld Music (track 10)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 3)
Wham! Music Ltd. (track 3)
ヤマハミュージックパブリッシング (– 2017-03-31) (tracks 2–3)
Artwork Music Co., Inc. (1980 – ????) (track 20)
Countless Songs, Ltd. (1980 – ????) (track 20)
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 –) (tracks 2–3)
engineered at:
RFP Studios (track 14)
mixed at:
recorded at:
arrangements:
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Peter Knight) (track 15)
cover recording of:
is the basis for:
Last Christmas (track 3)
later parody versions:
Last Christmas (track 3)
Last Christmas (track 3)
Last Xmas (track 3)
later translated parody versions:
Weihnachten (track 3)
later translated versions:
Conte de Nova York (track 9)
Felicidad (Spanish version of Happy New Year) (track 20)
Joulusydän (track 3)
Mijn nummer eén (track 10)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (track 15)
recording of:
Happy New Year (track 20)
Last Christmas (track 3)
Perfect Christmas (track 14)
What If (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (track 15)
Someone Special (track 3)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 15)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 3)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 2)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 2)

CD 2

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 13)
drums (drum set):
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 9)
bass guitar:
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 9)
strings arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 9)
guitar:
Brian Nash (track 9)
additional arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 9)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 9)
arranger:
Frank De Vol (track 13)
choir vocals:
Ken Darby Singers (track 6)
composer:
Bernard (track 11)
Bob Heatlie (track 18)
Elton John (track 3)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Marks (American songwriter) (tracks 13, 20)
Paul McCartney (track 4)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 19)
Nicky Chinn (track 19)
R. Kelly (track 8)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 10)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 6)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 9)
Frank De Vol (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 13)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 9)
guest keyboard:
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 9)
Anne Dudley (track 9)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 3)
Holly Johnson (track 9)
Paul McCartney (track 4)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 9)
Bing Crosby (track 6)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 9)
lyricist:
Bob Heatlie (track 18)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Marks (American songwriter) (tracks 13, 20)
Paul McCartney (track 4)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 19)
Nicky Chinn (track 19)
R. Kelly (track 8)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
Richard B. Smith (wrote lyrics to "Winter Wonderland") (track 11)
Bernie Taupin (track 3)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 10)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 6)
orchestra:
Plastic Ono Band (track 1)
Frank De Vol Orchestra (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 13)
performer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Mud (UK glam rock band) (track 19)
Mel Smith (English comedian) (track 20)
Kim Wilde (track 20)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
producer:
Chas Chandler (track 21)
Dave Edmunds (track 18)
Trevor Horn (track 9)
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Phil Spector (track 1)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 19)
Nicky Chinn (track 19)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 10)
vocals:
Mel Smith (English comedian) (track 20)
Kim Wilde (track 20)
Shakin’ Stevens (track 18)
writer:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 9)
Noddy Holder (track 21)
Joan Javits (track 14)
Holly Johnson (track 9)
Jim Lea (track 21)
Brian Nash (track 9)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 9)
Jeremy Paul (British songwriter and producer) (track 17)
Anthony Springer (track 14)
Philip Springer (track 14)
Leslie Stewart (track 17)
Keith Strachan (track 17)
phonographic copyright by:
HNH International Ltd. (not for release label use!) (track 6)
Geffen Records, Inc. (1970) (track 6)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1971) (track 1)
Jim Lea Music Ltd. (1973) (track 21)
Noddy Holder Music Ltd. (1973) (track 21)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1974) (track 19)
ZTT Records Ltd. (for copyrights use only; also referred to as Zang Tumb Tuum or Zang Tuum Tumb) (1984) (track 9)
Epic Records (American holding company - do not use as a release label!) (1985) (track 18)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! UK subsidiary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment) (1985) (track 18)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1987) (track 20)
Geffen Records (2010) (track 6)
publisher:
BBM Publ. S.A. (track 7)
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 13)
Chappell (tracks 13, 20)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 6)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 11)
Lenono Music (track 1)
MPL Communications Ltd. (not for release label use! Paul McCartney-related, London-based company) (track 4)
Ono Music (track 1)
Patch Music Ltd. (track 17)
Perfect Songs (track 9)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 9)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 11)
TM Music Ltd. (track 14)
Tamir Music (track 14)
WB Music Corp. (ASCAP) (track 11)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–present) (track 6)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 6)
recorded at:
Columbia Studios in New York, New York, United States (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 13)
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:
arrangements:
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Stephen Cleobury) (track 10)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 10)
Silent Night (arr. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (track 10)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 10)
cover recording of:
Hijo de la luna (track 7)
Santa Baby (track 14)
White Christmas (1947-03-19) (track 6)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Holy Night (track 10)
later parody versions:
Frosty the Red-Nosed Snowman (Aqua Teen Hunger Force) (track 13)
Silent Night (track 10)
Silent Night (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 10)
Wii Christmastime (track 4)
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Então é Natal (track 1)
Figlio della Luna (track 7)
Kuun poika (track 7)
Kuunpoika (track 7)
Noël blanc (track 6)
Petteri Punakuono (track 13)
Rap jul (track 6)
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (German) (track 13)
Talven ihmemaa (track 11)
Valkea joulu (track 6)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 6)
Winter Wonderland (track 11)
ウィンターワンダーランド (Japanese version of “Winter Wonderland”) (track 11)
ホワイトクリスマス (Tomoko Nakayama’s translation) (track 6)
later versions:
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 10)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 10)
Winter Wunderwelt (track 11)
recording of:
Mistletoe and Wine (track 17)
Religious Love (track 8)
Silent Night (track 10)
The Power of Love (Frankie Goes to Hollywood song) (track 9)
Winter Wonderland (track 11)
Rudolph, the Red‐Nosed Reindeer (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 13)
referred to in medleys:
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 11, 20–21)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 6)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 1, 3–4, 18, 20–21)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (tracks 6, 11, 13)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 1, 10, 17)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 11, 13)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 10, 17)
Polarlufteinbruch (track 11)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 11, 13)
Noëls pour cordes (track 10)
translated version of:

Release Group

part of: Rock Christmas
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/master/536758 [info]