Very Special Christmas

Performers Various Artists

A&M | August 18, 2008 | Compact Disc

Very Special Christmas is rated 4 out of 5 by 1.
This first album in a special music series appeared in 1987 to redefine what a holiday record sounded like. Emerging in the thick of mid to late-’80s consciousness in rock, sales of A Very Special Christmas benefitted the Special Olympics. The collection ranged over broad musical territory. The Pointer Sisters kick off the disc with a rousing version of "Santa Claus is Coming to Town." Later, Sting provides a dramatic, vocally harmonious song, "Gabriel’s Message," which rap kings Run DMC follow with the superb "Christmas in Hollis." Christmas would never sound the same.

Format: Compact Disc

Released Date: August 18, 2008

Genre: Hard Rock

Style: Holiday

Number of Discs: 1

Stereo/Mono: Stereo

Studio/Mixed/Live: Studio

Originally Released: 1987

Label Name: A&M

UPC: 075021391123

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Rated 4 out of 5 by from Finally got it I bought this music when it first came out. I looked for it for many years because some stole my original. Finally got it but too late for xmas 2013 , have to wait until upcoming xmas.
Date published: 2014-01-14

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Very Special Christmas

Performers Various Artists

Format: Compact Disc

Released Date: August 18, 2008

Genre: Hard Rock

Style: Holiday

Number of Discs: 1

Stereo/Mono: Stereo

Studio/Mixed/Live: Studio

Originally Released: 1987

Label Name: A&M

UPC: 075021391123


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Title Track Time
1.Santa Claus Is Coming To Town --
2.Winter Wonderland --
3.Do You Hear What I Hear? --
4.Merry Christmas Baby --
5.Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas --
6.I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus --
7.Gabriel's Message --
8.Christmas In Hollis --
9.Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) --
10.Santa Baby --
11.The Little Drummer Boy --
12.Run Rudolph Run --
13.Backdoor Santa --
14.The Coventry Carol --
15.Silent Night --

Editorial Notes

The proceeds from the sale of A VERY SPECIAL CHRISTMAS will go to benefit Special Olympics International. Producers include: Jimmy Iovine, Roy Bittan, Rick Rubin, Bob Rock, Jon Landau. Engineers include: Scott Litt, Thom Panunzio, Shelly Yakus. Includes liner notes by Eunice Kennedy Shriver.
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