Annotation

"Buck Ram, who previously wrote a poem and song with the same title, was credited as a co-writer of the song following a lawsuit." - http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/I'll_Be_Home_for_Christmas

Annotation last modified on 2016-10-28 23:56 UTC.

Relationships

additional writer: Buck Ram
composer: Walter Kent
lyricist: Kim Gannon
publisher: Chappell Music Ltd.
Gannon and Kent Music Co.
Piedmont Music Company
SecondHandSongs: http://www.secondhandsongs.com/work/7893 [info]
Wikidata: Q1754895 [info]
lyrics page: http://genius.com/Bing-crosby-ill-be-home-for-christmas-if-only-in-my-dreams-lyrics [info]
later parody versions: I'll Be Home The Day After Christmas
I'll Be Home for Christmas

Recordings

Date Title Attributes Artist Length
performance
1943-10-11 I’ll Be Home for Christmas (1943-10-11 recording) Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and His Orchestra 2:57
1957-07-17 I'll Be Home for Christmas Frank Sinatra 3:12
1957-07-17 I’ll Be Home for Christmas Frank Sinatra 3:12
1957-09-07 I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:55
1966-08-17 – 1966-08-18 I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Percy Faith, His Orchestra and Chorus 3:57
1987-12-28 – 1987-12-30 I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Leon Redbone 2:40
2000-12-21 I'll Be Home for Christmas live Tony Bennett and Plácido Domingo 2:43
2005-11-08 I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Jennifer Hanson 3:19
2008 I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Tony Bennett 2:12
2013 I’ll Be Home for Christmas Kelly Clarkson 2:54
I'll be Home for Christmas cover Rosemary Clooney 3:31
I'll Be Home for Christmas Larry Chance & The Earls 4:14
I'll Be Home for Christmas Fats Domino 4:05
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Doris Day 2:27
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Kat Parsons 2:37
I'll Be Home for Christmas Carpenters 3:50
I'll Be Home for Christmas Neil Diamond 3:43
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Jordin Sparks 3:13
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Josh Groban 4:15
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover The Continentals ?:??
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Tony Christie 3:05
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Alexander Rybak 4:52
I'll Be Home for Christmas Houston Person & Etta Jones 3:27
I'll Be Home for Christmas Jerry Vale 2:22
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Perry Como 2:56
I'll Be Home for Christmas Michael Ball & Alfie Boe 4:01
I'll Be Home for Christmas Melissa Manchester 4:04
I'll Be Home for Christmas Andy Williams 3:21
I'll Be Home for Christmas (live: Andy Williams Moon River Theatre, Branson, MO, USA) Andy Williams 2:58
I'll Be Home for Christmas Dean Martin 2:30
I'll Be Home for Christmas Perry Como 2:50
I'll Be Home for Christmas Perry Como ?:??
I'll Be Home for Christmas Perry Como 3:16
I'll Be Home for Christmas Perry Como 2:58
I'll Be Home for Christmas Perry Como ?:??
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Sleeping at Last 2:13
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover and instrumental Al Caiola & Riz Ortolani 2:57
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Frank Sinatra 3:11
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Brad Paisley 4:05
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Bette Midler 3:20
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Tony Bennett 2:03
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Tony Bennett feat. Paul the 55-Year-Old Intern 2:33
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Tony Bennett 2:02
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover The Holiday Choraliers & The Longines Symphonette ?:??
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Glen Campbell 3:22
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:56
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:53
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:56
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:56
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:54
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:54
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:54
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:57
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:53
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:56
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:54
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Cascada 2:56
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Blake Shelton 3:26
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Johnny Cash 4:18
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Phil Driscoll 4:08
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Keely Smith 3:00
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:54
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Johnny Mathis with Percy Faith & His Orchestra 4:03
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Percy Faith & His Orchestra 3:59
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Joni James 2:57
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Jackie Evancho 3:53
I'll Be Home for Christmas Glen Campbell 3:00
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Johnny Mathis 4:02
I'll Be Home for Christmas Carpenters 3:49
I'll Be Home for Christmas Vince Gill 4:34
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Barry Manilow 3:20
I'll Be Home for Christmas Andrej Hermlin & The Swing Dance Orchestra 3:38
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover J Rabbit 4:03
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Al Martino 2:34
I'll Be Home for Christmas Chicago 3:27
I'll Be Home for Christmas Blake Shelton 3:43
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Anne Murray 3:37
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Helen Reddy 2:50
I'll Be Home for Christmas Jimmy Buffett 4:05
I'll Be Home for Christmas cover Mindy Smith 3:36
I'll Be Home For Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:57
I'll Be Home For Christmas cover Tony Bennett 2:05
I'll Be Home For Christmas Reba McEntire 3:16
I'll Be Home For Christmas instrumental Spyro Gyra 3:29
I'll Be Home For Christmas Diane Schuur 4:18
I'll Be Home For Christmas Carpenters 3:50
I'll Be Home For Christmas The Browne Sisters and George Cavanaugh 2:34
I'll Be Home for Christmas (If Only in My Dreams) Bing Crosby with John Scott Trotter and his Orchestra 2:53
I'll Be Home For Christmas (If Only In My Dreams) Bing Crosby 2:56
I’ll be Home for Christmas instrumental André Gagnon 3:54
I’ll be Home for Christmas Johnny Mathis 4:08
I’ll be Home for Christmas Joe Hackney 3:19
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover 98° 2:04
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover The Beach Boys 2:44
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover 98 Degrees 2:15
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Stephanie Davis ?:??
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Kate Ceberano 4:23
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Perry Como 2:53
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Perry Como 3:02
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Philadelphia Orchestra and Chorus 2:38
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Johnny Mathis 4:05
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Dean Martin 2:34
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Whitney Houston 3:45
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Kiri Te Kanawa 2:30
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover She & Him 2:26
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Johnny Cash 4:16
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Tony Bennett 2:10
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Bob Dylan 2:54
I’ll Be Home for Christmas (2003 recording) cover Michael Bublé 3:40
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Tony Bennett with The Ralph Sharon Trio 2:04
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Dolly Parton 3:15
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Michael Bublé 4:27
I’ll Be Home for Christmas instrumental Attila Fias 3:42
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Søs Fenger 2:55
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Sarah McLachlan 3:15
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:54
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Linda Ronstadt 4:16
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Kim Gannon 2:41
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover The Robertsons 3:50
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Bing Crosby 2:59
I’ll Be Home for Christmas The Trammps 4:02
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:54
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley with Carrie Underwood 3:34
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Bing Crosby 2:57
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:54
I’ll Be Home for Christmas José Carreras, Plácido Domingo & Luciano Pavarotti 2:32
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Dolly Parton 3:15
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Bryan White 2:53
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Doris Day 2:30
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Tony Christie 3:04
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Pentatonix 3:28
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Doris Day 2:25
I’ll Be Home for Christmas Pat Boone 1:49
I’ll Be Home for Christmas instrumental Richmond Brass Ensemble with the National Philharmonic Orchestra, Charles Gerhardt 3:07
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Twisted Sister feat. Lita Ford 4:08
I’ll Be Home for Christmas cover Elvis Presley 1:54