Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Christmas Time
Bryan Adams 3 4:06
2 Do They Know It's Christmas
Band Aid 3 3:52
3 Last Christmas
Wham! 4.35 4:23
4 Driving Home for Christmas
Chris Rea 4.35 3:59
5 Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree
Mel Smith & Kim Wilde 3.65 3:33
6 Step Into Christmas
Elton John 2.65 4:30
7 Little Drummer Boy
New Kids on the Block 4:14
8 Christmas Time Again
Extreme 1 5:05
9 Mistletoe and Wine
Cliff Richard 1 4:03
10 Happy Christmas (War Is Over)
Neil Diamond 4:16
11 Merry Christmas Everyone
Shakin’ Stevens 5 3:40
12 Lonely This Christmas
Mud 2.5 3:32
13 Merry X-Mas Everybody
Slade 4.65 3:25
14 Another Rock and Roll Christmas
Gary Glitter 3:47
15 I Believe in Father Christmas
Emerson, Lake & Palmer 3:25
16 In Dulci Jubilo
Mike Oldfield 4 2:49
17 Last Christmas
Masterboy 3:47
CD 2
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 White Christmas
Bing Crosby 4.5 3:03
2 Winter Wonderland
Dean Martin 1:53
3 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
The Pretenders 4:40
4 It's Beginning to Look Like Christmas
Johnny Mathis 4 2:14
5 It's Gonna Be a Cold Cold Christmas
Dana 5 3:19
6 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
The Beach Boys 2:19
7 Santa Baby
Eartha Kitt 3:23
8 The Christmas Song
Alexander O’Neal 3:16
9 Silent Night
Bros 5:01
10 Under the Christmas Tree
Albert Hammond 3:38
11 Stop the Cavalry
Jona Lewie 4.5 2:54
12 Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer
The Temptations 3:00
13 Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow
Aaron Neville 2:20
14 Little Drummer Boy
Boney M. 4:21
15 Someday at Christmas
Stevie Wonder 2:52
16 Little Bright Star
The Supremes 2:27
17 Little Christmas Tree
Michael Jackson 3:26
18 Mary's Boy Child
Harry Belafonte 4:17

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar, electric guitar and synthesizer:
Mike Oldfield (track 16)
snare drum:
William Murray (track 16)
additional producer:
Scottie R. (of Non-Stop Music) (track 4)
arranger:
Chris Rea (track 4)
Mike Oldfield (tracks 16, 16)
Kiadan K.Q. Quinn (track 4)
composer:
Nicky Chinn (track 12)
Gary Glitter (track 14)
Elton John (track 6)
Mike Leander (track 14)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Edward Seago (track 14)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 12)
Bob Heatlie (track 11)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 5)
George Michael (track 3)
engineer:
Neil Amor (track 4)
Phil Newell (track 16)
Mike Oldfield (track 16)
lead vocals:
Elton John (track 6)
lyricist:
Nicky Chinn (track 12)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 12)
Bob Heatlie (track 11)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 5)
George Michael (track 3)
Bernie Taupin (track 6)
performer:
Mud (UK glam rock band) (track 12)
Mel Smith (English comedian) (track 5)
Kim Wilde (track 5)
producer:
Nuno Bettencourt (track 8)
Chas Chandler (track 13)
Nicky Chinn (track 12)
Dave Edmunds (track 11)
Jon Kelly (track 4)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 12)
George Michael (track 3)
Mike Oldfield (track 16)
Kiadan K.Q. Quinn (track 4)
remixer:
Scottie R. (of Non-Stop Music) (track 4)
vocals:
Shakin’ Stevens (track 11)
writer:
Bryan Adams (track 1)
Bob Geldof (track 2)
Noddy Holder (track 13)
Jim Lea (track 13)
Jeremy Paul (British songwriter and producer) (track 9)
Leslie Stewart (track 9)
Keith Strachan (track 9)
Midge Ure (track 2)
Jim Vallance (track 1)
phonographic copyright by:
Jim Lea Music Ltd. (1973) (track 13)
Noddy Holder Music Ltd. (1973) (track 13)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1974) (track 12)
Virgin Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (1975) (track 16)
Sony BMG Music Entertainment (UK) Ltd. (not for release label use! UK subsidiary of Sony BMG Music Entertainment) (1985) (track 11)
Magnet Records Ltd. (1999) (track 4)
Magnet Records Ltd. (2002) (track 4)
Band Aid Trust (2004) (track 2)
Mercury Records Ltd. (not for release label use!) (2010) (track 16)
publisher:
BMG Rights Management (France) SARL (for imprints, please use "BMG Rights Management") (track 16)
Chappell & Co. (track 3)
Chappell Music Ltd. (tracks 2, 5)
EMI Virgin Music Ltd. (do not use this as a release label!) (track 16)
Magnet Music Ltd. (track 4)
Oldfield Music Ltd. (track 16)
Patch Music Ltd. (track 9)
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)
Morrison Leahy Music Ltd. (1984 –) (track 3)
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 –) (tracks 2–3)
recorded at:
The Beacon (Mike Oldfield home studio) in Herefordshire, England, United Kingdom (1974-11) (track 16)
The Manor in Oxfordshire, England, United Kingdom (1975-10) (track 16)
DJ-mixes:
cover recording of:
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:
Joulusydän (track 3)
later versions:
recording of:
Christmas Time (track 1)
In dulci jubilo (instrumental) (track 16)
Last Christmas (track 3)
Mistletoe and Wine (track 9)
referred to in medleys:
Someone Special (track 3)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 5, 13)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 3, 5–6, 11, 13)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 9)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 9)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 2)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 2)
version of:
In dulci jubilo (macaronic of English and Latin) (track 16)

CD 2

drums:
Blair Cunningham (track 3)
guitar:
Robbie McIntosh (English guitarist for The Pretenders) (track 3)
bass:
T.M. Stevens (track 3)
arranger:
Dick Reynolds (track 6)
assistant recorded by:
Steve Boyer (track 3)
choir vocals:
Ken Darby Singers (track 1)
composer:
Felix Bernard (track 2)
Ralph Blane (tracks 3, 3)
Al Capps (track 16)
Mary Dean (track 16)
Jona Lewie (track 11)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 12)
Jester Hairston (track 18)
Hugh Martin (tracks 3, 3)
J. Fred Coots (1932) (track 6)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 1)
Jule Styne (1945-07) (track 13)
Meredith Willson (1951) (track 4)
conductor:
Benjamin Barrett (track 6)
lead vocals:
Bing Crosby (track 1)
Mike Love (Beach Boys) (track 6)
Dean Martin (American singer/actor) (track 2)
Brian Wilson (Beach Boys co-founder) (track 6)
lyricist:
Ralph Blane (tracks 3, 3)
Jona Lewie (track 11)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 12)
Jester Hairston (track 18)
Hugh Martin (tracks 3, 3)
Richard B. Smith (wrote lyrics to "Winter Wonderland") (track 2)
Haven Gillespie (1932) (track 6)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 1)
Sammy Cahn (1945-07) (track 13)
Meredith Willson (1951) (track 4)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 3)
orchestra:
performer:
Jona Lewie (track 11)
Stevie Wonder (track 15)
producer:
Harvey Fuqua (track 16)
Lee Gillette (track 2)
Jimmy Iovine (track 3)
Bob Clearmountain (track 3)
recorded by:
Bruce Lampcov (track 3)
Scott Litt (track 3)
vocals:
Harry Belafonte (track 18)
writer:
Roger Greenaway (track 5)
Ron Miller (Motown songwriter Ronald Norman Miller) (track 15)
Geoff Stephens (track 5)
Bryan Wells (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (1959) (track 2)
Geffen Records, Inc. (1970) (track 1)
Jon Mat Records, Inc. (1986) (track 4)
Geffen Records (2010) (track 1)
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (2015) (track 6)
publisher:
Bourne Music Ltd. (track 18)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 1)
EMI Feist Catalog Inc. (tracks 3, 3, 6)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 2)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 3, 3, 6)
EMI United Partnership (tracks 3, 3)
Frank Music Corp. (track 4)
Leo Feist, Inc. (track 6)
Redwood Music Ltd. (track 2)
WB Music Corp. (track 2)
Warner/Chappell Music, Ltd. (1996–present) (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) (tracks 3, 3)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 1)
recorded at:
AIR Studios (located at Oxford Street 1970–1991, Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, United Kingdom (track 3)
arrangements:
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Peter Knight) (tracks 3, 3)
Mary's Boy Child (arr. Langford) (track 18)
cover recording of:
White Christmas (1947-03-19) (track 1)
is the basis for:
Let It Snow (track 13)
later parody versions:
later translated parody versions:
later translated versions:
Kuningas hän on (track 18)
Marian poika (track 18)
Petteri Punakuono (track 12)
Rap jul (track 1)
Santa Klauss nāk (track 6)
Talven ihmemaa (track 2)
Valkea joulu (track 1)
Winter Wonderland (track 2)
later versions:
Lass es schnei’n (track 13)
Nikolaus-Lied (track 6)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 1)
Winter Wunderwelt (track 2)
recording of:
Little Bright Star (track 16)
Mary’s Boy Child (track 18)
Stop the Cavalry (track 11)
Winter Wonderland (track 2)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (tracks 3, 3)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 18)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 1)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 3, 3)
Polarlufteinbruch (tracks 2, 13)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 2, 6, 12, 18)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 2, 6)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 2, 6, 12)

Release

ASIN: DE: B00000AZNY [info]

Release Group

part of: Rock Christmas