MY SOUNDS OF THE CHRISTMAS SEASON

  1. MUSIC:
  2. My Christmas playlist on Spotify:
  3. Bing Crosby— White Christmas (1945)
  4. Ella Fitzgerald— Ella Wishes You a Swinging Christmas (1960)
  5. Various Artists— A Christmas Gift for You from Phil Spector (1963)
    The Christmas season doesn't officially start for me until I hear Darlene Love's version of "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" just like watching her sing it on the Late Show with David Letterman was one of my favorite traditions: https://youtu.be/wXgFYDTi8jU
  6. The Beach Boys— The Beach Boys' Christmas Album (1964)
  7. Vince Guaraldi Trio— A Charlie Brown Christmas (1965)
  8. The Carpenters— Christmas Portrait (1978)
  9. Various Artists— A Very Special Christmas (1987)
  10. Louis Armstrong & Friends— The Best of Christmas Songs (1997)
  11. Martina McBride— White Christmas (2007)
    This is a rerelease of the one with the white cover from 1998 with four new songs.
  12. Nat King Cole— The Christmas Song (2003)
  13. Kenny Chesney— All I Want For Christmas Is a Real Good Tan (2003)
  14. Ledisi— It's Christmas (2008)
  15. Sugarland— Gold and Green (2009)
  16. Dave Barnes— Very Merry Christmas (2010)
  17. Michael Bublé— Christmas (Deluxe Special Edition) (2011)
  18. She & Him— A Very She & Him Christmas (2011)
  19. Dave Barnes— A December to Remember (2013)
  20. Pentatonix— That's Christmas to Me (2014)
  21. Various Artists— The Classic Christmas '80s Album (2015)
  22. Chris Young— It Must Be Christmas (2016)
  23. Kacey Musgraves— A Very Kacey Christmas (2016)
  24. Brett Eldredge— Glow (2016)
  25. Leslie Odom Jr.— Simply Christmas (2016)