Tracklist

CD 1
# Title Rating Length
1 Come on Christmas, Christmas Come On 3:36
2 Winter Wonderland 2:55
3 I Wanna Be Santa Claus 3:46
4 The Little Drummer Boy 3:22
5 Rudolph the Red‐Nosed Reindeer 2:23
6 Christmas Eve 4:26
7 The Christmas Dance 4:13
8 Christmas Time Is Here Again 4:06
9 Blue Christmas 2:58
10 Dear Santa 5:15
11 White Christmas 3:14
12 Pax Um Biscum (Peace Be With You) 4:46

Credits

CD 1

acoustic guitar:
Steve Dudas (tracks 5, 8)
Matt Hurwitz (track 8)
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (track 8)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 3, 5–8)
drums (drum set):
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (tracks 1–12)
tabla:
Kuljit Bhamra (track 12)
bagpipe:
Willie Cochrane (piper) (tracks 4, 8)
Ian Halliday (piper) (tracks 4, 8)
Roger Houth (piper) (tracks 4, 8)
Bob Murphy (piper) (tracks 4, 8)
bagpipe arranger:
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (tracks 4, 8)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 4, 8)
strings arranger:
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (tracks 3, 6–7, 10, 12)
mellotron:
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (track 12)
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (track 12)
recorder:
Dan Higgins (saxophonist and woodwind recording artist) (track 3)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (track 12)
pedal steel guitar:
Jaydee Maness (tracks 9, 11)
synthesizer:
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (track 11)
Scott Gordon (US engineer, film/tv scores) (track 12)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (track 12)
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (track 12)
organ [B3 Organ]:
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (track 4)
harmonica:
Scott Gordon (US engineer, film/tv scores) (track 1)
bass:
Armand Sabal‐Lecco (tracks 6, 11)
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (track 7)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 1–5, 8–10)
electric guitar:
Steve Dudas (tracks 2–5, 8–9, 11)
Ben Labi (track 4)
Joe Perry (guitarist for Aerosmith) (track 12)
Marc Fantini (track 4)
Steffan Fantini (track 4)
Bill Hudson (US musician and actor) (track 2)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 1–2, 4–7)
percussion:
Steve Dudas (track 12)
Christina Rasch (track 5)
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (track 12)
Scott Gordon (US engineer, film/tv scores) (tracks 1, 3–5, 10)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 1, 3–5, 8, 10–12)
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (tracks 1–12)
keyboard:
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (tracks 3, 5, 8, 10)
Scott Gordon (US engineer, film/tv scores) (track 12)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (track 3)
saxophone:
Dan Higgins (saxophonist and woodwind recording artist) (tracks 5, 7, 10)
Pat Zicari (saxophonist) (track 1)
piano:
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (tracks 2, 6)
accordion:
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (track 8)
horn arranger:
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (tracks 5, 7, 10)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (track 1)
Wurlitzer electric piano:
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (tracks 2, 4, 9)
additional composer:
Henry Onorati (1958) (track 4)
Harry Simeone (1958) (track 4)
associate producer:
Susanne Marie Edgren (tracks 1–12)
background vocals:
Gary Burr (American musician, songwriter, and record producer) (tracks 1–2, 6–10)
Marc Fantini (tracks 1, 4, 8, 12)
Steffan Fantini (tracks 1, 4, 8, 12)
Teisha Helgerson (track 12)
Bill Hudson (US musician and actor) (tracks 8, 11)
Brett Hudson (tracks 1, 8)
Sarah Hudson (tracks 1, 8)
Dick Monda (tracks 1, 8)
Kiley Oliver (tracks 1, 8)
Christina Rasch (tracks 3, 11)
Timothy B. Schmit (tracks 3–4, 11)
John Titta (track 8)
Tess Whiteheart (tracks 1, 8)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 1–12)
composer:
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 5)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 11)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 4)
Felix Bernard (track 2)
lyricist:
Johnny Marks (American songwriter) (track 5)
Richard B. Smith (wrote lyrics to “Winter Wonderland”) (track 2)
Irving Berlin (1938 – 1940) (track 11)
Katherine K. Davis (1941) (track 4)
mixer:
Scott Gordon (US engineer, film/tv scores) (tracks 1–12)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 1–12)
producer:
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 1–12)
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (tracks 1–12)
recording engineer:
Scott Gordon (US engineer, film/tv scores) (tracks 1–12)
solo guitar:
Joe Perry (guitarist for Aerosmith) (track 8)
vocals:
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (tracks 1–12)
writer:
Steve Dudas (tracks 7, 10)
Jim Cox (US keyboard player, composer) (track 7)
Scott Gordon (US engineer, film/tv scores) (track 12)
Dean Grakal (track 1)
George Harrison (The Beatles) (track 8)
Bill Hayes (track 9)
Mark Hudson (US songwriter/record producer) (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 10, 12)
Jay Johnson (songwriter of "Blue Christmas") (track 9)
John Lennon (The Beatles) (track 8)
Paul McCartney (The Beatles) (track 8)
Richard Monda (track 3)
Ringo Starr (The Beatles) (tracks 1, 3, 6–8, 10, 12)
publisher:
Beef Puppet Music (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 10, 12)
Chappell & Co Ltd. (track 5)
Copyright Control (not for release label use! this is only for copyrights and publishing relationships) (track 11)
Do Dis Music (tracks 7, 10)
EMI Mills Music (ASCAP-affiliated) (track 4)
EMI Music (do not use as release label! this is a music publisher) (track 2)
Irving Music, Inc. (track 1)
Northern Songs (track 8)
PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (renamed Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. circa 1998) (track 9)
Redwood Music Ltd. (Carlin) (track 2)
Songs of Universal, Inc. (tracks 7, 10)
Startling Music Inc. (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 10, 12)
Universal PolyGram International Publishing, Inc. (existed only since ca. 1998) (track 9)
Universal‐MCA Music Publishing (tracks 1, 3, 6–7, 10, 12)
Warner/Chappell Music Ltd. (1996–2019) (track 11)
WB Music Corp. (1929-2019) (– 2019-05-28) (track 2)
Irving Berlin Music Company (1940 –) (track 11)
St. Nicholas Music Publishing Co. (1949-05-09) (track 5)
St. Nicholas Music, Inc. (1950 –) (track 5)
Mills Music, Inc. (1964) (track 4)
WC Music Corp. (2019-05-28 –) (track 2)
mixed at:
part of:
Academy Award for Best Original Song (number: 15) (order: 9) (track 11)
arrangements:
Carol of the Drum (catch-all for arrangements) (track 4)
Little Drummer Boy (arr. McCarthy) (track 4)
cover recording of:
Blue Christmas (track 9)
Carol of the Drum (aka “The Little Drummer Boy”) (track 4)
White Christmas (track 11)
Winter Wonderland (track 2)
is based on:
[untitled] (traditional Czech carol, became “Carol of the Drums”) (track 4)
is the basis for:
A rum a dum dum (track 4)
Drummer Boy (track 4)
Little Drummer Boy (track 4)
later parody versions:
Frosty the Red‐Nosed Snowman (Aqua Teen Hunger Force) (track 5)
Rapapapam (track 4)
The Little Drum Machine Boy (Aqua Teen Hunger Force version) (track 4)
我的基本法 (track 5)
銀白聖誕 (track 11)
later translated versions:
Mørk, mørk vinter (Norwegian (nynorsk) translation of "Blue Christmas") (track 9)
Noël blanc (track 11)
Petteri Punakuono (track 5)
Pieni rumpali (track 4)
Rap jul (track 11)
Rudi (track 5)
Rudolph, the Red-Nosed Reindeer (German) (track 5)
Talven ihmemaa (track 2)
Valkea joulu (track 11)
Weiße Weihnacht (track 11)
White Christmas (Maburaho) (track 11)
Winter Wonderland (track 2)
Winter Wonderland (track 2)
Wit kerstfeest (track 11)
ウィンターワンダーランド (Japanese version of “Winter Wonderland”) (track 2)
ホワイトクリスマス (Tomoko Nakayama’s translation) (track 11)
later versions:
Cik lēni snieg (Latvian version of "Blue Christmas") (track 9)
Little Drummer Boy (Poema version of the carol) (track 4)
Winter Wunderwelt (track 2)
recording of:
Christmas Eve (track 6)
Dear Santa (track 10)
referred to in medleys:
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (order: 1) (track 2)
Mix 4 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (order: 1) (track 11)
Happy Holiday / White Christmas (order: 2) (track 11)
O, Tannenbaum / Winter Wonderland (order: 2) (track 2)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (order: 3) (track 5)
Megamix 1 (It Must Be Christmas) (order: 3) (track 2)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (order: 3) (track 2)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (order: 3) (track 5)
Mix 3 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (order: 3) (track 4)
Medley (Christmas with Frank Ferrari) (order: 5) (track 11)
Mix 2 (The Best Xmas Party Ever!) (order: 5) (track 2)
Polarlufteinbruch (order: 5) (track 2)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (order: 7) (track 5)
Megamix 3 (It Must Be Christmas) (order: 9) (track 9)

Release

distributed by:Universal Music & Video Distribution, Corp. (not for release label use! distributor/manufacturer fka Universal Music & Video Distribution, Inc., renamed as Universal Music Group Distribution in 2006)
copyrighted by and phonographic copyright by:The Island Def Jam Music Group (use “Island” or “Def Jam Recordings” labels rather than this record company)
recorded at:Abbey Road Studios in St John's Wood, Westminster, London (Greater London, which includes the City of London), England, United Kingdom
The Village Recorders (aka The Village Recorder) in Los Angeles, California, United States
Whatinthewhatthe? in Los Angeles, California, United States
mastered at:Sterling Sound (original NYC studio; split/relocated to Nashville and Edgewater in 2018) in Chelsea, New York, New York, United States
Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/release/4386788 [info]

Release Group

Discogs:https://www.discogs.com/master/502534 [info]
Wikidata:Q911689 [info]