Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Artist Rating Length
1 Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
John & Yoko and The Plastic Ono Band with The Harlem Community Choir 5 3:34
2 Jingle Bells
Frank Sinatra 2:03
3 Santa Baby
Pink Martini 2:37
4 Little Drummer Boy
The Temptations 3:25
5 God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
Rosanne Cash 3:21
6 Thanks for Christmas
XTC (as the Three Wise Men) 3:53
7 Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer
Dean Martin 2:18
8 Someday at Christmas
Stevie Wonder 2:52
9 Blue Christmas
Elvis Presley 2:09
10 This Christmas
Corinne Bailey Rae 3:25
11 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
Ella Fitzgerald 2:21
12 White Christmas
Tony Bennett 2:07
13 I Like a Sleighride (Jingle Bells)
Peggy Lee 2:07
14 The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)
Barbra Streisand 3:59
15 Silent Night
Nat King Cole 2:11
16 What Are You Doing New Year's Eve?
Lena Horne 3:39

Credits

CD 1

recorded in:
New York, New York, United States (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 11)
arranger:
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 7)
Frank De Vol (track 11)
choir vocals:
composer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 7)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
Franz Xaver Gruber (1818) (track 15)
J. Fred Coots (1932) (tracks 11, 11)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 14)
conductor:
Frank De Vol (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 11)
lyricist:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 7)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
Josef Mohr (1816) (track 15)
Haven Gillespie (1932) (tracks 11, 11)
Mel Tormé (1944) (track 14)
Robert Wells (songwriter) (1944) (track 14)
orchestra:
Plastic Ono Band (track 1)
Frank De Vol Orchestra (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 11)
performer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
producer:
John Lennon (Beatle) (track 1)
Yoko Ono (Japanese-American musician and artist) (track 1)
Phil Spector (track 1)
translator:
John Freeman Young (1859) (track 15)
writer:
Bill Hayes (Country-Pop artist) (track 9)
Jay Johnson (songwriter of "Blue Christmas") (track 9)
Ron Miller (Motown songwriter Ronald Norman Miller) (track 8)
Bryan Wells (track 8)
phonographic copyright by:
Capitol Records, LLC (not for release label use!) (1959) (track 7)
EMI Records Ltd. (not for release label use! UK parent of EMI-owned labels until Sept 2012) (1971) (track 1)
publisher:
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 7)
EMI Feist Catalog Inc. (tracks 11, 11)
EMI Music Publishing Ltd. (tracks 11, 11)
EMI United Partnership Ltd. (tracks 11, 11)
Francis, Day & Hunter Ltd. (tracks 11, 11)
Lenono Music (track 1)
Leo Feist, Inc. (tracks 11, 11)
Ono Music (track 1)
Sony/ATV Tunes LLC (track 14)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 9)
Edwin H. Morris & Co., Inc. (1946 –) (track 14)
recorded at:
Columbia Studios in New York, New York, United States (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 11)
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. Johnson, orch. Volpi) (track 15)
Silent Night (arr. Rutter) (track 15)
Silent Night (Damien Rice song) (track 15)
Silent Night (arr. Rose) (track 15)
Silent Night, Holy Night (arranged by Malcolm Sargent) (track 15)
cover recording of:
The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) (track 14)
has revision:
is the basis for:
Holy Night (track 15)
later parody versions:
Frosty the Red-Nosed Snowman (Aqua Teen Hunger Force) (track 7)
Silent Night (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 15)
Silent Night (track 15)
later translated parody versions:
Julesmølfen kommer i nat (tracks 11, 11)
later translated versions:
Então é Natal (track 1)
Joululaulu (Hiljaa leijaa maahan hiutaleet) (track 14)
Nu tror du på tomten igen (tracks 11, 11)
Petteri Punakuono (track 7)
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (German) (track 7)
Santa Klauss nāk (tracks 11, 11)
聖誕老人從天降 (tracks 11, 11)
later versions:
Cik lēni snieg (Latvian version of "Blue Christmas") (track 9)
Nikolaus-Lied (tracks 11, 11)
Silent Night (Lindner version) (track 15)
Silent Night (Elvis Presley version) (track 15)
recording of:
Blue Christmas (track 9)
Silent Night (track 15)
Santa Claus Is Coming to Town (1960-07-15 – 1960-07-16) (track 11)
referred to in medleys:
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 7, 11, 11)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 7, 9, 11, 11, 14)
Megamix 2 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 1, 15)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (tracks 11, 11)
Mix 1 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (track 1)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (tracks 14–15)
Noëls pour cordes (track 15)
translated version of: