The Classic Christmas Album (Andy Williams album)

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The Classic Christmas Album
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Compilation album by Andy Williams
Released October 8, 2013[1]
Recorded 1963, 1965, 1974
Genre Christmas
Length 43:58
Label Sony Music Entertainment
Andy Williams chronology
The Very Best of Andy Williams
(2009)The Very Best of Andy Williams2009
The Classic Christmas Album
(2013)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
AllMusic 3/5 stars[1]

The Classic Christmas Album is a compilation album by American pop singer Andy Williams that was released by Sony Music Entertainment on October 8, 2013,[1] and includes selections from his first three solo holiday LPs, The Andy Williams Christmas Album, Merry Christmas, and Christmas Present.

The album reached number 181 on Billboard magazine's album chart during its three weeks there in December 2013.[2]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Joy To The World" (Lowell Mason, Isaac Watts) – 2:52
  2. "Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!" (Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) – 2:20
  3. "The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire)" (Mel Tormé, Robert Wells) – 2:34
  4. "Winter Wonderland" (Felix Bernard, Richard B. Smith) – 2:14
  5. "Silent Night" (Franz Xaver Gruber, Joseph Mohr) – 2:15
  6. "O Little Town of Bethlehem" (Phillip Brooks, Lewis H. Redner) – 2:32
  7. "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" from Meet Me in St. Louis (Ralph Blane, Hugh Martin) – 3:27
  8. "The Little Drummer Boy" (Katherine K. Davis, Henry Onorati, Harry Simeone) – 2:17
  9. "What Child Is This" (William Chatterton Dix) – 2:31
  10. "Silver Bells" from The Lemon Drop Kid (Ray Evans, Jay Livingston) – 3:12
  11. "Kay Thompson's Jingle Bells" (James Pierpont, Kay Thompson) – 2:06
  12. "Angels We Have Heard On High" (traditional) – 2:32
  13. "My Favorite Things" from The Sound of Music (Oscar Hammerstein II, Richard Rodgers) – 2:29
  14. "O Holy Night" (Adolphe Adam, John Sullivan Dwight) – 3:24
  15. "Ave Maria" (Franz Schubert) – 4:34
  16. "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year" (Edward Pola, George Wyle) – 2:33

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "The Classic Christmas Album – Andy Williams". allmusic.com. All Media Network, LLC. Retrieved 21 July 2017. 
  2. ^ "Andy Williams". Billboard.com. Retrieved 22 July 2017.  Type Andy Williams in the Search Billboard box and press Enter.