Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 We Are the World The Kelly Family 5:22
2 Christmas Without You Bed & Breakfast 1 3:34
3 Christmas Through Your Eyes Gloria Estefan 2 5:01
4 Driving Home for Christmas Chris Rea 4.35 4:01
5 White Christmas Bing Crosby 3:06
6 Christmas in Heaven Monty Python 2:46
7 When the Snow Falls Ten Sharp 5:13
8 Little Drummer Boy Boney M. 4:24
9 This One's for the Children New Kids on the Block 3:57
10 Lonely This Christmas Mud 2.5 3:34
11 Last Christmas Wham! 4.35 4:25
12 White Christmas Clyde McPhatter & The Drifters 5 2:40
13 Another Rock and Roll Christmas Gary Glitter 3:49
14 Merry XMas Now Slade II 3:32
15 The Little Drummer Boy Take 6 3:55
16 Send a Prayer (to Heaven) Errol Brown 4:11
17 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas The Pretenders 4:42
18 The Power of Love Frankie Goes to Hollywood 4 5:28

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1954-02-04) (track 12)
drums (drum set):
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 18)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1954-02-04) (track 12)
bass guitar:
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 18)
strings arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 18)
membranophone:
Blair Cunningham (track 17)
guitar:
Robbie McIntosh (English guitarist for The Pretenders) (track 17)
Brian Nash (track 18)
Jimmy Oliver (guitar, Drifters) (1954-02-04) (track 12)
bass:
T.M. Stevens (track 17)
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1954-02-04) (track 12)
vibraphone:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1954-02-04) (track 12)
piano:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1954-02-04) (track 12)
tenor saxophone:
[unknown] (Special Purpose Artist - Do not add releases here, if possible.) (1954-02-04) (track 12)
sampler [vocal samples and sequencing] programming:
Mark Kibble (US gospel singer from group Take 6) (track 15)
sampler [vocal sampling and sequencing] programming:
Jet Penix (track 15)
additional arranger:
Anne Dudley (track 18)
additional producer:
Stephen Lipson (track 18)
Scottie R. (of Non-Stop Music) (track 4)
arranger:
Kiadan K.Q. Quinn (track 4)
Maurice Starr (track 9)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Mark Kibble (US gospel singer from group Take 6) (track 15)
assistant engineer:
James Saunders (track 6)
assistant recording engineer:
Steve Boyer (track 17)
baritone vocals:
Andrew Thrasher (1954-02-04) (track 12)
Andrew Trasher (1954-02-04) (track 12)
bass vocals:
Bill Pinkney (1954-02-04) (track 12)
choir vocals:
Ken Darby Singers (1942-05-29) (track 5)
composer:
Eric Idle (track 6)
Hugh Martin (tracks 17, 17)
Errol Brown (track 16)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 10)
Nicky Chinn (track 10)
George Michael (track 11)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Ten Sharp (track 7)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (tracks 5, 12)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 15)
conductor:
Stuart Bruce (track 18)
engineer:
André Jacquemin (track 6)
Neil Amor (track 4)
guest percussion:
Luis Jardim (track 18)
guest keyboard:
Andrew Richards (Strawbs keyboard player/record producer) (track 18)
Anne Dudley (track 18)
lead vocals:
Holly Johnson (track 18)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 18)
Paul Rutherford (Member of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 18)
Bing Crosby (1942-05-29) (track 5)
Clyde McPhatter (1954-02-04) (track 12)
Bill Pinkney (1954-02-04) (track 12)
lyricist:
Ralph Blane (tracks 17, 17)
Errol Brown (track 16)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 10)
Nicky Chinn (track 10)
Terry Jones (comedian, member of Monty Python) (track 6)
George Michael (track 11)
Chris Rea (track 4)
Ten Sharp (track 7)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (tracks 5, 12)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 15)
mixer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 17)
André Jacquemin (track 6)
orchestra:
John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra (1942-05-29) (track 5)
performer:
Mud (UK glam rock band) (track 10)
producer:
Bob Clearmountain (track 17)
Trevor Horn (track 18)
Eric Idle (track 6)
Jimmy Iovine (track 17)
André Jacquemin (track 6)
Jon Kelly (track 4)
Kiadan K.Q. Quinn (track 4)
Maurice Starr (track 9)
Mike Chapman (Australian producer and songwriter) (track 10)
Nicky Chinn (track 10)
George Michael (track 11)
Chris Rea (track 4)
recording engineer:
Bruce Lampcov (track 17)
Scott Litt (track 17)
remixer:
Scottie R. (of Non-Stop Music) (track 4)
spoken vocals:
Jonathan Hamilton (religious vocals) (track 15)
tenor vocals:
Clyde McPhatter (1954-02-04) (track 12)
Gerhart Thrasher (1954-02-04) (track 12)
Gerhart Trasher (1954-02-04) (track 12)
vocals:
Bing Crosby (1942-05-29) (track 5)
writer:
Peter Gill (UK drummer for Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 18)
Holly Johnson (track 18)
Brian Nash (track 18)
Mark O’Toole (former bassist of Frankie Goes to Hollywood) (track 18)
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 15)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 15)
phonographic copyright by:
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1974) (track 10)
ZTT Records Ltd. (for copyrights use only; also referred to as Zang Tumb Tuum or Zang Tuum Tumb) (1984) (track 18)
Magnet Records Ltd. (1999) (track 4)
Magnet Records Ltd. (2002) (track 4)
publisher:
Chappell & Co. (track 11)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (tracks 5, 12)
EMI Feist Catalog Inc. (tracks 17, 17)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP-affiliated) (track 15)
Irving Berlin Music Corp. (tracks 5, 12)
Irving Berlin Music Ltd. (tracks 5, 12)
Magnet Music Ltd. (track 4)
Perfect Songs Ltd. (track 18)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) (tracks 5, 11–12)
Wham! Music Ltd. (track 11)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (tracks 5, 12)
Belwin-Mills Publishing Corp. (1955) (track 15)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964) (track 15)
Morrison Leahy Music Ltd. (1984 –) (track 11)
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 11)
mixed at:
recorded at:
AIR Studios (Lyndhurst Hall 1991–present) in Hampstead, Camden, London, England, United Kingdom (track 17)
Decca Studios (Los Angeles) in Los Angeles, California, United States (1942-05-29) (track 5)
part of:
Academy Award for Best Original Song (number: 15) (tracks 5, 12)
arrangements:
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Peter Knight) (tracks 17, 17)
Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas (arr. Owain Park) (tracks 17, 17)
Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy) (track 15)
cover recording of:
is based on:
[untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”) (track 15)
is the basis for:
Last Christmas (track 11)
Little Drummer Boy (track 15)
later parody versions:
Last Christmas (track 11)
Last Christmas (track 11)
Last Xmas (track 11)
Rapapapam (track 15)
The Little Drum Machine Boy (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 15)
銀白聖誕 (tracks 5, 12)
later translated parody versions:
Weihnachten (track 11)
later translated versions:
Joulusydän (track 11)
Kerstavond (track 11)
L'enfant au tambour (track 15)
LAST CHRISTMAS (Japanese version) (track 11)
Noël blanc (tracks 5, 12)
Pieni rumpali (track 15)
Rap jul (tracks 5, 12)
Valkea joulu (tracks 5, 12)
Weiße Weihnacht (tracks 5, 12)
White Christmas (Maburaho) (tracks 5, 12)
Wit kerstfeest (tracks 5, 12)
ホワイトクリスマス (Tomoko Nakayama’s translation) (tracks 5, 12)
later versions:
Bēdz (track 11)
Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol) (track 15)
Reviens-moi (track 11)
part of:
Meet Me in St. Louis (1944 film) (tracks 17, 17)
recording of:
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 15)
Last Christmas (track 11)
The Power of Love (Frankie Goes to Hollywood song) (track 18)
White Christmas (1942-05-29) (track 5)
White Christmas (1954-02-04) (track 12)
referred to in medleys:
Holiday Cheer (tracks 17, 17)
Someone Special (track 11)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 5, 12)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 15, 17, 17)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (tracks 5, 12)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 11)

Release

ASIN:DE: B00000AZIG [info]

Release Group

part of:Bravo Christmas (number: RB) (order: 7)