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Old 12-18-2006, 07:37 AM   #1
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Christmas Songs.....What your favorite?

I love the traditional one like Jingle Bells, Silent Night, etc...... But what I really love are songs like this......

Eagles "Please Come Home For Christmas"

Vince Vance "All I Want For Christmas Is You"

Right now I can't think of any others similar to these......care to jog my memory?


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Old 12-18-2006, 08:44 AM   #2
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My favorite carols are Joy to the World (not the "Jeremiah was a bullfrog" one) and Gesu Bambino.

Song-wise, I love Diana Krall's "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," and Nat Cole's "The Christmas Song."

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Old 12-18-2006, 08:49 AM   #3
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I like Tom Jackson's "The Huron Carol"
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Old 12-18-2006, 08:52 AM   #4
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-- Wee little still-black Michael Jackson singing "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus"

-- most of Nat King Cole's Christmas stuff (unless he's trying to sing in French phonetically, yergh!)

-- ditto for Bing Crosby

-- almost any straight version of "What Child Is This"

-- almost anything sung by The Vienna Boys Choir
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Old 12-18-2006, 11:02 AM   #5
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Really enjoy "White Christmas" !, "Oh, Holy Night", there are many ! Love em' all !!
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Old 12-18-2006, 11:33 AM   #6
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Mary's Little Boy Child, O Little Town of Bethlehem, Blue Christmas, An Old Christmas Card, Silver Bells all sung by my favourite singer, Jim Reeves. And last but not least, My First Christmas Without Daddy, a poignant and touching song that brings back memories of my dear late father.
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Old 12-18-2006, 11:37 AM   #7
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To me the most important part about Christmas is the 'peace on Earth goodwill towards men' part.

It is, as I get older, a bittersweet time. There is the joy and wonder of the day and the memories of times past, but also the saddness of things past.

That being said, I love Grandma Got Run Over by a Reindeer.

Always gives me a chuckle.

And a very Happy Hannukah and Merry Christmas.
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Old 12-18-2006, 11:41 AM   #8
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Blue Christmas - as sung by Porky Pig

I also like "I'll Be Home for Christmas"... and "It Came Upon a Midnight Clear"... and "Little Drummer Boy"... and "I'm Dreaming of a White Christmas".

But I swear... if I hear "Jingle Bell Rock" one more time I'm goin' postal.
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Old 12-18-2006, 11:49 AM   #9
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Grandma got run over by a reindeer.
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Old 12-18-2006, 11:52 AM   #10
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My Favorites are:

Oh Holy Night
What Child is This
We Three Kings
How the Grinch Stole Christmas
I'll Be Home For Christmas
Do You Hear What I Hear
The Little Drummer Boy
White Christmas

Worst song ever? Silent Night, absolutely cannot stand that one.

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