140 / 150 Gram Vinyl Record
A 10th anniversary vinyl reissue!
150-gram black vinyl, gatefold jacket
In celebration of its 10th anniversary, James Taylor's holiday classic, James Taylor At Christmas, receives its vinyl debut just in time for the 2016 holiday season, ensuring you'll have the perfect record to spin on the turntable to soundtrack your festivities!
Available on 150-gram black vinyl, James Taylor At Christmas is a collection of 14 timeless holiday classics recorded by five-time Grammy-Award winner and Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inductee James Taylor throughout the years. Taylor puts his spin on seasonal favorites, offering up his jazzy renditions of "Winter Wonderland," featuring famed trumpeter Chris Botti, and "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town," his unique take on "Jingle Bells," a heartwarming rendition of "The Christmas Song" (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire), and a moving version of George Harrison's "Here Comes the Sun" which Taylor recorded with cellist Yo-Yo Ma.
Other tracks include his playful duet with Natalie Cole ("Baby, It's Cold Outside"), a cover of Joni Mitchell's "River," his take on the spiritual "Go Tell It On the Mountain," "Mon Beau Sapin," a French rendition of "O Christmas Tree," and to cap off the year, the New Year's classic "Auld Lang Syne."
As a recording and touring artist, James Taylor has touched people with his warm baritone voice and distinctive style of guitar-playing for more than 40 years, while setting a precedent to which countless young musicians have aspired. Over the course of his celebrated songwriting and performing career, Taylor has sold more than 100 million albums, earning gold, platinum, and multi-platinum awards for classics ranging from Sweet Baby James in 1970 to October Road in 2002. In 2015, Taylor released Before This World, his first new studio album in 13 years, which earned him his first ever No. 1 album on the Billboard charts and a Grammy nomination for Best Pop Vocal Album. He has won multiple Grammys and has been inducted into both the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and the prestigious Songwriters Hall of Fame.
|Go Tell It on the Mountain|
|Santa Claus Is Coming to Town|
|Baby, It's Cold Outside|
|Here Comes The Sun|
|Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas|
|Some Children See Him|
|The Christmas Song|
|Who Comes This Night|
|In the Bleak Midwinter|
|Auld Lang Syne|