12 Nights of Christmas

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12 Nights Of Christmas
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Studio album by R. Kelly
Released October 21, 2016 (2016-10-21)
Recorded 2014–16
Genre
Length 43:22
Label RCA
Producer R. Kelly
R. Kelly chronology
The Buffet
(2015)
12 Nights Of Christmas
(2016)

12 Nights of Christmas is the first holiday and fourteenth studio album by American R&B singer R. Kelly.[1] It was released on October 21, 2016, by RCA Records.

Background[edit]

The album is the first holiday album by Kelly.[2][3] The album was supposed to be released in late 2014, but was instead postponed to 2016.[4][5][6]

Commercial performance[edit]

12 Nights of Christmas debuted at number 177 on the Billboard 200 chart for the week of December 24, 2016.

Track listing[edit]

All tracks written by R. Kelly.

Standard version
No.TitleLength
1."My Wish for Christmas"2:02
2."Snowman"3:52
3."Home for Christmas"3:17
4."Mrs. Santa Claus"4:47
5."I'm Sending You My Love for Christmas"4:38
6."Letters"2:51
7."Once Upon a Time"2:04
8."Greatest Gift"3:45
9."It's Christmas Day"4:01
10."Christmas Lovin'"4:58
11."Flyin' On My Sleigh"3:24
12."12 Nights of Christmas"3:43
Total length:43:22

Charts[edit]

Chart (2016) Peak
position
US Billboard 200[7] 177
US Top Holiday Albums (Billboard)[8] 13
US Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums (Billboard)[9] 11

Release history[edit]

Country Date Format(s) Label
United States October 21, 2016[10] RCA

References[edit]

  1. ^ "R.Kelly's '12 Nights Of Christmas' Will Be 'Love-Making' Holiday Music". The Huffington Post. Retrieved October 21, 2016. 
  2. ^ "R. Kelly Announces Christmas Project '12 Nights of Christmas' for 2014". Thisisrnb. Retrieved October 21, 2016. 
  3. ^ "R. Kelly to bump 'n' grind with Santa on first Christmas album". Chicago Sun Times. Retrieved October 21, 2016. 
  4. ^ "R. Kelly Announces 2014 Christmas Album and 'Black Panties' Sequel". Centrictv.com. Retrieved October 21, 2016. 
  5. ^ "R. Kelly plans sexy Christmas album for 2014". USA Today. Retrieved October 21, 2016. 
  6. ^ "Listen To R. Kelly's "12 Night Of Christmas" LP". Hotnewhiphop. Retrieved October 21, 2016. 
  7. ^ "R. Kelly Chart History (Billboard 200)". Billboard. Retrieved December 13, 2016.
  8. ^ "R. Kelly - Chart History". Billboard. Retrieved November 1, 2016. 
  9. ^ "R. Kelly Chart History (Top R&B/Hip-Hop Albums)". Billboard. Retrieved December 13, 2016.
  10. ^ "12 Night Of Christmas by R. Kelly". iTunes Store. Apple Inc. Retrieved October 21, 2016.