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12 Songs of Christmas
12 Songs of Christmas
General information
Artist
Frank Sinatra (feat. Bing Crosby)
Arranger
Release date(s)
August, 1964
Recorded
June 16-19, 1964
Record Label
Producer
Sonny Burke
Product code
Track information
Discs
1
Total tracks
12
Length
Reception
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Chronology

12 Songs of Christmas is a 1964 holiday-themed studio album by Frank Sinatra and Bing Crosby. It is Sinatra's forty-third studio album.

Along with Bing Crosby, Sinatra performed the songs with Fred Waring with his orchestra.

Track listing Edit

  1. "White Christmas" (Irving Berlin)
  2. "It's Christmas Time Again" (Sonny Burke, Jim Harwood, Jack D. Elliot, John M. Elliott, James K. Harwood, Francis Burke)
  3. "Go Tell It on the Mountain" (Traditional, John Wesley Work III)
  4. "An Old-Fashioned Christmas" (Sammy Cahn, Jimmy Van Heusen)
  5. "Where Angels Sang of Peace" (Traditional)
  6. "The Little Drummer Boy" (Katherine K. Bates)
  7. "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day" (Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, Johnny Marks)
  8. "Do You Hear What I Hear?" (Noël Regney, Gloria Shayne Baker)
  9. "The Secret of Christmas" (Cahn, Van Heusen)
  10. "The Twelve Days of Christmas" (Traditional)
  11. "Christmas Candles" (Dean Kay, Vincent O'Dea, Jay Clinton)
  12. "We Wish You the Merriest" (Les Brown)

Singles Edit

There were two different A/B singles released for 12 Songs of Christmas. The first of which featured the songs "I Heard the Bells on Christmas Day" and "The Little Drummer Boy," whereas the second featured "We Wish You the Merriest" and "Go Tell It On the Mountain."[1]

Reception Edit

12 Songs of Christmas peaked at #9 on the Billboard 200 charts in 1964.[2]

Personnel Edit

Personnel
Bing Crosby Vocals
Fred Warring and his Pennsylvanians Vocals
Frank Sinatra Vocals

References Edit

  1. 1.0 1.1 1.2 1.3 1.4 http://sinatrafamily.com/single-list/
  2. http://www.allmusic.com/album/12-songs-of-christmas-r582133/charts-awards

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