Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 If Every Day Could Be Christmas
5:04
2 God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
4:37
3 The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)
4:09
4 I’ll Be Home for Christmas
2:04
5 Oh Holy Night
3:20
6 This Gift
4:07
7 Little Drummer Boy
3:25
8 Christmas Wish
3:49
9 Silent Night
3:10
10 Ave Maria
1:56
11 This Gift (pop version)
4:07

Credits

CD 1

additional writer:
Buck Ram (track 4)
arranger:
Ralph Carmichael (track 2)
composer:
Walter Kent (track 4)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 9)
Adolphe Adam (1847) (track 5)
Charles‐François Gounod (French composer) (1853) (track 10)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 7)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 3)
lyricist:
Kim Gannon (track 4)
[anonymous] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 10)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 9)
John Sullivan Dwight (1855) (track 5)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 7)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 3)
Robert Wells (songwriter) (1944) (track 3)
producer:
BAG & Arnthor (tracks 1–11)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 9)
vocals:
Justin Jeffre (tracks 1–11)
Drew Lachey (tracks 1–11)
Nick Lachey (tracks 1–11)
Jeff Timmons (tracks 1–11)
writer:
Anders Bagge (tracks 6, 11)
Gary Baker (songwriter) (track 1)
Arnthor Birgisson (tracks 6, 11)
Dane DeViller (tracks 6, 11)
Matthew F. Fechter (track 8)
Sean Hosein (tracks 6, 11)
Frank Joseph Myers (track 1)
Jeff Timmons (track 8)
[traditional] (Special Purpose Artist) (track 2)
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 7)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 7)
phonographic copyright by:
Universal Records Inc. (a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1999) (tracks 1–11)
publisher:
A Little Music (track 1)
BMG Monarch (tracks 6, 11)
EMI Mills Music (track 7)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 3)
Universal Music Careers (tracks 6, 11)
Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc. (1946 –) (track 3)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964) (track 7)
part of:
Roud Folk Song Index (number: 394) (track 2)
arrangement of:
Oh Holy Night (for Sara Stevens) (track 5)
arrangements:
Ave Maria (catch-all for arrangements of the Bach / Gounod work) (track 10)
Deadly Gentlemen (track 2)
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 2)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 2)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Mannheim Steamroller arrangement) (track 2)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Willcocks) (track 2)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (arr. Geoffrey Keating) (track 2)
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Willan arrangement) (track 2)
Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy) (track 7)
O Holy Night (catch-all for arrangements) (track 5)
O Holy Night (Mariah Carey arrangement) (track 5)
O Holy Night (Trans‐Siberian Orchestra arrangement) (track 5)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 9)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 9)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 9)
cover recording of:
Ave Maria (Bach/Gounod) (track 10)
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 7)
O Holy Night (track 5)
Silent Night (track 9)
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (track 3)
has revision:
is based on:
[untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”) (track 7)
is the basis for:
A Star to Follow (track 2)
Holy Night (track 9)
O Holy Night (Peter Cardinali arrangement) (track 5)
PDX-mas Carol (track 2)
Take a Break Guys (track 2)
雪の夜 (track 10)
later parody versions:
O Holy Tonight! (track 5)
Rapapapam (track 7)
Silent Night (track 9)
Silent Night (track 9)
later translated versions:
Ak, svētā nakts (track 5)
Ave Maria (Italian translation of "Ave Maria" by Bach/Gounod) (track 10)
Ave Maria (Japanese translation of Bach/Gounod's "Ave Maria") (track 10)
Joululaulu (Hiljaa leijaa maahan hiutaleet) (track 3)
Pieni rumpali (track 7)
later versions:
God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Nox Arcana arrangement) (track 2)
Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol) (track 7)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 9)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 9)
orchestrations:
Ave Maria (for violin and orchestra, orch. Kennedy & Lenehan) (track 10)
recording of:
Christmas Wish (track 8)
This Gift (tracks 6, 11)
referred to in medleys:
Hooked on Bach (track 10)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 3)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 2)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 9)
Megamix 4 (It Must Be Christmas) (track 2)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 3, 7, 9)
Noëls pour cordes (tracks 2, 9)
translated version of:
version of:
Cantique de Noël "Minuit chrétiens" (French original of "O Holy Night") (track 5)

Release

executive producer: 98°
Bruce Carbone
Paris D’Jon
copyrighted by: Universal Records Inc. (a division of UMG Recordings, Inc.) (1999)
distributed by: UNIVERSAL MUSIC JAPAN (read the annotation before using!)
Discogs: https://www.discogs.com/release/7771917 [info]