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Stonewall Jackson - Mommy Look, Santa Is Crying / Blue Christmas album

Stonewall Jackson - Mommy Look, Santa Is Crying / Blue Christmas album Performer: Stonewall Jackson
Title: Mommy Look, Santa Is Crying / Blue Christmas
Style: Country
Date of release: 1966
Country: US
Size MP3: 1293 mb
Size FLAC: 1960 mb
Rating: 4.2
Format: AHX AA MMF MOD DTS VOC FLAC

Jackson 5 Christmas Album is the first Christmas studio album (and fourth overall) by Motown family quintet the Jackson 5, released in October 1970. Included on the Christmas Album is the Jackson 5's hit single version of "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town". The Jackson 5's versions of "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" and "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" remain frequent radio requests during the Christmas season.

I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus" is a Christmas song with music and lyrics by British songwriter Tommie Connor. The song has been recorded by many artists, with the most famous version being attributed to The Jackson 5. The original recording by Jimmy Boyd, recorded on July 15, 1952, when he was 13 years old, reached No. 1 on the Billboard pop singles chart in December 1952, and on the Cash Box chart at the beginning of the following year.

Album: Elvis' Christmas Album (1957). Charted: 11 40. Get the Sheet Music License This Song. Elvis Presley recorded it in 1957 for his Elvis' Christmas Album. It wasn't released as a single until 1964, when in the US it was backed with "Wooden Heart" from Elvis' soundtrack to his film . Blues, but from 1965 and on, it was backed with "Santa Claus Is Back In Town.

This all-star team of Motown staffers and musicians boasted composer Bobby Taylor, Deke Richards (guitar), Freddie Perren (keyboard), Fonce Mizell (keyboards), and label co-founder Berry Gordy. As they had done for each of the Jackson 5's previous platters, they carefully crafted and significantly modernized familiar seasonal selections. They follow with an undeniably soulful update of "Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town" and the fun and funky "Up on the Rooftop," which also adds instrumental elements of their hit "The Love You Save" with a few bars of "Here Comes Santa Claus" likewise worked into the mix. "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer" is another standard that has been infused with a fresh spirit, once again yielding a well-chosen and adeptly executed revision.

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Off the best Christmas album of all time, A Christmas Gift For You From Phil Spector, the New York girl group logs this ebullient holiday party jam that will get even Grinch to twist it out on the dance floor. Elvis Presley – "Blue Christmas". Elvis’ Christmas Album is, arguably, the best testament to the King’s artistic interests of all his albums as it masterfully tackles rockabilly, gospel, country, pop, and gospel across its 12 tracks. The Jackson 5 – "I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus". Young Michael Jackson turns in one of his most joyous early performances, which is saying a lot given the ebullience quotient of his other Jackson 5 offerings. The Temptations – "Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer". Picking one track off these soul titans' 1970 Christmas album is harder than choosing between rum and bourbon for your eggnog, so let's just go with its opener.

Tracklist Hide Credits

A Mommy Look, Santa Is Crying
Written-By – M. Vickery*
2:49
B Blue Christmas
Written-By – B. Hayes*, J. Johnson*
2:37

Companies, etc.

  • Published By – Bibo Music, Inc.
  • Published By – Ly-Rann Music

Credits

  • Producer – Don Law, Frank Jones

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): JZSP 116508
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): JZSP 116509

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
4-43917 Stonewall Jackson Mommy Look, Santa Is Crying / Blue Christmas ‎(7", Promo) Columbia 4-43917 US 1966