Weihnachten 2011: Die CD-Neuerscheinungen – Justin Bieber toppt sie alle …

Auch 2011 gibt es zur schönsten Zeit des Jahres reichlich viel Soundtrack. Es ist für jeden etwas dabei, von R & B über Gospel, Rock und Pop bis hin zu den Vertretern moderner christlicher Popmusik. Die Jazzer haben geliefert, und auch die Opernsänger, Teeniestars genauso wie gefeierte Instrumentalisten.

Justin Bieber ist 2011 etwas gelungen, was noch keinem Mann in der 55-jährigen Geschichte der BILLBOARD-Charts gelungen: Er schaffte mit seiner Weihnachts-CD „Under the Mistletoe“ den Einstieg auf Platz 1 der US-Charts. Nur sieben andere Künstler haben ihre Weihnachts-CDs bis hin zur Chartsspitze pushen können:

- Susan Boyle: „The Gift“ (2010)
- Josh Groban: „Noel“ (1997)
- Kenny G: „Miracles – the Holiday Album“ (1994)
- Mitch Miller: „Holiday Sing Along With Mitch“ (1962) und „Christmas Sing-Along With Mitch“ (1958)
- Bing Crosby: „Merry Christmas“ (1957)
- Elvis Presley: „Elvis’ Christmas Album“ (1957)

„Under the Mistletoe“ ist darüber hinaus bereits das dritte Nr.-1.-Album von Justin Bieber. Auch das ist einer seiner Rekorde: Bieber ist der erste Künstler, der vor seinem 18. Geburtstag bereits auf drei Chartstopper verweisen kann.

Eine kleine Übersicht der in den kommenden Tagen erscheinenden oder bereits veröffentlichten Weihnachts-CDs:

bieber-mistletoe.jpg Justin Bieber – Under The Mistletoe [2011]
01. Only Thing I Ever Get For Christmas
02. Mistletoe
03. The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)
04. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
05. Fa La La
06. All I Want For Christmas Is You (SuperFestive!)
07. Drummer Boy
08. Christmas Eve
09. All I Want Is You
10. Home This Christmas
11. Silent Night
12. Christmas Love
13. Fa La La
14. Pray
15. Someday At Christmas

carole-king-holiday.jpg Carole King – A Holiay Carole [2011]
01. My Favorite Things
02. Carol of the Bells
03. Sleigh Ride
04. Christmas Paradise
05. Everyday Will Be Like a Holiday
06. Chanukah Prayer
07. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
08. I’ve Got My Love to Keep Me Warm
09. Christmas in the Air
10. Do You Hear What I Hear
11. This Christmas
12. New Year’s Day

buble-holiday.jpg Michael Bublé – Christmas [2011]
01. It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas
02. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
03. Jingle Bells [featuring the Puppini Sisters]
04. White Christmas [duet with Shania Twain]
05. All I Want For Christmas Is You
06. Holly Jolly Christmas
07. Santa Baby
08. Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
09. Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)
10. Silent Night
11. Blue Christmas
12. Cold December Night
13. I’ll Be Home For Christmas
14. Ave Maria
15. Mis Deseos/Feliz Navidad” [duet with Thalia]

mcelderryxmas.jpg Joe McElderry - Classic Christmas [2011]
01. Mary’s Boy Child
02. White Christmas
03. When A Child Is Born
04. In The Bleak Midwinter - Joe McElderry, Kathryn Tickell
05. O Holy Night - Joe McElderry, Rolando Villazon
06. I Believe In Father Christmas
07. Silent Night
08. Adeste Fideles (O Come All Ye Faithful)
09. Santo Natale
10. Last Christmas
11. The Little Drummer Boy - Joe McElderry, Kathryn Tickell
12. Driving Home For Christmas

paul-ankaxmas_.jpg Paul Anka – Songs of December [2011]
01. Let It Snow
02. Christmas Song
03. I’ll Be Home For Christmas
04. Winter Wonderland
05. It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year
06. White Christmas
07. Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
08. Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
09. Blue Christmas
10. Silver Bells
11. Silent Night/A Cradle in Bethlehem

richarmarxxmas.jpg Richard Marx – The Christmas EP [2011]
01 Christmas Spirit
02 O Holy Night
03 Silent Night (feat. Sara Watkins)
04 I Heard the Bells On Christmas Day
05 Alleluia

Richard Marx is getting in the holiday spirit with a digital Christmas EP imaginatively titled „The Christmas EP.“ An outgrowth of an annual holiday gift Marx and his three sons recorded at home for his wife, actress Cynthia Rhodes, the set includes four classics, including a duet with Nickel Creek’s Sara Watkins on „Silent Night,“ plus a new song, „Christmas Spirit,“ co-written with Tubes frontman Fee Waybill. [BILLBOARD]

weilandxmas.jpg Scott Weiland – The Most Wonderful Time of the Year [2011]
01 The Christmas Song
02 I’ll Be Home For Christmas
03 White Christmas
04 Silent Night
05 It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
06 What Child Is This?
07 Winter Wonderland
08 Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
09 Happy Christmas And Many More
10 O Holy Night

ginuwinexmas.jpg Ginuwine – A Ginuwine Christmas [2011]
01 Mistletoe
02 Silent Night
03 Without You
04 All I Want
05 12 Days
06 I Love Christmas
07 Christmas Letter
08 Joy To The World
09 Merry Christmas
10 Switch It Up

matthewwestxmas.jpg Matthew West – The Heart of Christmas [2011]
01 Come On, Christmas
02 Jingle Bells
03 The Heart Of Christmas
04 Leaving Heaven (Feat. Vince Gill)
05 Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
06 One Last Christmas
07 Silent Night (Interlude)
08 Give This Christmas Away (Feat. Amy Grant)
09 O, Holy Night
10 Christmas Makes Me Cry (Feat. Mandisa)
11. O Come, All Ye Faithful
12. Day After Christmas

chicagoxmas.jpg Chicago – Chicago XXXIII O Christmas Three [2011]
01 Wonderful Christmas Time (featuring Dolly Parton)
02 Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree
03 I Saw Three Ships (featuring America)
04 Merry Christmas, Happy Holidays
05 What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve?
06 It’s The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year
07 I’ll Be Home For Christmas
08 On The Last Night Of The Year
09 Merry Christmas Darling (featuring Bebe Winans)
10 Rockin’ And Rollin’ On Christmas Day (featuring Steve Cropper)
11 My Favorite Things
12 O Christmas Tree
13 Jingle Bells
14 Here Comes Santa Claus – Joy To The World

jerseyboysxmas.jpg Seasons Greetings: A Jersey Boys Christmas [2011]
01 Joy To The World (London)
02 Winter Wonderland (Las Vegas)
03 Little Drummer Boy (National Tour)
04 Santa Medley 5. Holy Night/Rise Up Shepherd (featuring Mark Ivey, with Michael Ingersoll & Tituss Burgess, soloists)
06 God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen (Australia)
07 Jingle Bell Rock (Australia)
08 A King Is Born (Broadway)
09 Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
10 White Christmas (London)
11 I’ll Be Home For Christmas (Broadway)
12 Angels From The Realm Of Glory (Australia)
13 Silver Bells/Silent Night (Las Vegas)
14 Do You Hear What I Hear (Las Vegas)
15 Breath Of Heaven/We Three Kings (Las Vegas)
16 Carol Of The Bells/Angels We Have Heard On High
17 Auld Lang Syne (feat. Joseph Leo Bwarie, Travis Cloer, Rick Faugno, Bobby Fox, Ryan Molloy, Jarrod Spector, John Lloyd Young & Erik Bates)

61uxhkpsrol_sl500_aa300_.jpg Glad Christmas Tidings: The Mormon Tabernacle Choir & David Archuleta [2011]
1. Processional: A Christmas Roundelay
2. Joy to the World
3. The Cat and the Mouse Carol
4. Gloria in excelsis from Mass in C Minor, K. 421 (Mozart)
5. Gesu bambino
6. Ring Out, Ye Crystal Spheres from Hodie (Vaughn Williams)
7. Los pastores a belen
8. Silent Night
9. Three Dancing Carols
10. A Holiday Hoedown for Organ (Deck them Halls)
11. Away in a Manger
12. Angels, from the Relms of Glory
13. Sing Choirs of Angels

connickxamas_.jpg Harry Connick, Jr. – Music from The Happy Elf [2011]
01 The Happy Elf Read-Along, Narrated By Harry Connick, Jr.
02 The Happy Elf
03 Santarrific
04 Naughty Children Of Bluesville
05 Bluesville
06 The What Song
07 The PH Song
08 Two Scoops Of Christmas
09 The Magic Hat
10 Operation Yule Tide Turning
11 Christmas Day
12 What A Night
13 Gotta Be On My Way

arthue-xmas_.jpg Arthur Christmas – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [2011]
01 Harry Gregson-Williams - Trelew, Cornwall, England
02 Harry Gregson-Williams - Operation Christmas
03 Harry Gregson-Williams - “Waker!”
04 Harry Gregson-Williams - Mission Control
05 Harry Gregson-Williams - One Missed Child
06 Harry Gregson-Williams - Bring Them Home
07 Harry Gregson-Williams - Dash Away
08 Harry Gregson-Williams - Paris Zoo?
09 Harry Gregson-Williams - The Wrong Trelew
10 Harry Gregson-Williams - Race to Gwen’s House
11 Harry Gregson-Williams - Arthur’s Sadness
12 Harry Gregson-Williams - Serengeti Escape
13 Harry Gregson-Williams - “Worry Me!”
14 Harry Gregson-Williams - Space Travel
15 Harry Gregson-Williams - Goodbye Evie
16 Harry Gregson-Williams - Christmas Morning
17 Harry Gregson-Williams - We Wish You A…
18 Bill Nighy - Make Someone Happy

haroldkumarchristmassoundtrack.jpg A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas – Original Motion Picture Soundtrack [2011]
01 It’s Beginning To Look Like Christmas (feat. Mitchell Ayres & His Orchestra) – Perry Como & The Fontane Sisters
02 It’s A Weederful Life – Kal Penn & Patton Oswalt
03 Donde Esta Santa Claus – Augie Rios
04 The Christmas Toy Of The Season – Eric Kissack, Allyson V. Lengers, Gabriel Anderson & Greg Finley
05 Carol Of The Bells – Paul Oakenfold & William Ross
06 You Lost Your Gangsta Grill – RZA & Da’vone McDonald
07 Sleigh Ride—Johnny Mathis
08 Meeting The New Besties – Kal Penn, John Cho, Tom Lennon & Amir Blumenfeld
09 Has Anybody Seen Kris Kringle? – C.J. Webbe
10 Daddy Fat Sax – Big Boi
11 I Told Her You Work For The White House – Kal Penn, John Cho & Amir Blumenfeld
12 Ave Maria – The City Of Prague Philharmonic Orchestra
13 Dougie Houser – Envy
14 Party’s Over – Tom Lennon
15 White Christmas – Bing Crosby
16 It’s a Very Jolly Day (For You to Die) – Gregtronic
17 I Thought You Were Gay – Neil Patrick Harris & Melissa Ordway
18 Christmas Medley (Deck the Halls / Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town / Little Drummer Boy / We Wish You A Merry Christmas) – Neil Patrick Harris & Eric Kissack
19 A Sock Filled With Baby Powder – Kal Penn, John Cho & Richard Riehle
20 Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas – Bing Crosby

tonybenttexmas.jpg Tony Bennett – The Classic Christmas Album [2011]
01 Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
02 My Favorite Things
03 Christmas Time Is Here
04 Deck The Halls
05 The First Noel (Voice)
06 The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)
07 Silver Bells
08 Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
09 O Little Town Of Bethlehem
10 I Love The Winter Weather; I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
11 I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm
12 Christmas In Herald Square
13 I’ll Be Home For Christmas
14 O Come All Ye Faithful
15 What Child Is This
16 Winter Wonderland
17 Silent Night
18 White Christmas

1273599-she-and-him-holiday-album-200×200.jpg She & Him – A Very She & Him Christmas [2011]
01 The Christmas Waltz
02 Christmas Day
03 Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas
04 I’ll Be Home for Christmas
05 Christmas Wish
06 Sleigh Ride
07 Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree
08 Silver Bells
09 Baby, It’s Cold Outside
10 Blue Christmas
11 Little Saint Nick
12 The Christmas Song

gleexmas2.jpg Glee: The Music – The Christmas Album Volume 2 [2011]
1. “All I Want For Christmas Is You” featuring Amber Riley (Mercedes)
2. “Extraordinary Merry Christmas” featuring Darren Criss (Blaine) and Lea Michele (Rachel)
3. “Santa Baby” featuring Naya Rivera (Santana)
4. “Christmas Eve With You” featuring Jayma Mays (Emma) and Matthew Morrison (Will)
5. “Little Drummer Boy” featuring Kevin McHale (Artie)
6. “River” featuring Lea Michele (Rachel)
7. “Do You Hear What I Hear?” featuring Lindsay Pearce (Harmony/Glee Project) and Alex Newell (Glee Project)
8. “Let It Snow” featuring Darren Criss (Blaine) and Chris Colfer (Kurt)
9. “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town” featuring Mark Salling (Puck), Cory Monteith (Finn) and Samuel Larsen (Glee Project)
10. “Christmas Wrapping” featuring Heather Morris (Brittany)
11. “Blue Christmas” featuring Damian McGinty (Rory/Glee Project)
12. “Do They Know It’s Christmas?” featuring Cory Monteith (Finn), Amber Riley (Mercedes), Lea Michele (Rachel), Chris Colfer (Kurt), Kevin McHale (Artie), Heather Morris (Brittany), Mark Salling (Puck), Jenna Ushkowitz (Tina), Naya Rivera (Santana)

hawk-nelson-xmas.jpg Hawk Nelson – Christmas [2011]
01. Hark The Herald Angels Sing/O Come All Ye Faithful
02. The Wassail Song
03. Up On The Housetop
04. The Holly And The Ivy
05. Joy To The World
06. I Saw Three Ships
07. Silent Night

brad-jacobsonxmas.jpgBrad Jacobsen –Deck the Halls/Solo Piano Christmas [2011]
01 Deck the Halls
02 Holly, Ivy & Evergreen (The Holly & the Ivy, Oh Christmas Tree)
03 Hark! the Herald Angels Sing
04 The Wassail Song (Here We Come A-Caroling)
05 Good Christian Men, Rejoice
06 A New Star
07 Child’s Christmas Medley (Jolly Old St. Nicholas, Up On the Housetop, Toyland)
08 Angels We Have Heard On High
09 We Three Kings
10 Silent Night

little.jpg Little River Band – A Little River Band Christmas [2011]
01 We Call It Christmas
02 The Season Of Love
03 Mary’s Christmas
04 We Three Kings
05 Do They Know It’s Christmas
06 My Grownup Christmas List
07 You Make It Feel Like Christmas
08 O Little Town In Bethlehem
09 A Joyful Noise
10 Jesus, What A Wonderful Child
11 Celebrate Me Home
12 Silent Night
13 Til The Season Comes Round Again

jackie-evancho-holiday.jpg Jackie Evancho – Heavenly Christmas [2011]
01 I’ll Be Home For Christmas
02 The First Noel
03 Away In A Manger
04 Believe
05 White Christmas
06 What Child Is This
07 O Come All Ye Faithful
08 O Little Town Of Bethlehem
09 Walking In The Air
10 Ding Dong Merrily On High

anderson-xmas.jpgMarcus Anderson: Tender Loving Christmas [2011]
01 Let It Snow (feat. Nicholas Cole)
03 Winter Wonderland (feat. Julian Vaughn)
04 TLC (feat. Matt Marshak)
05 Christmas Time Is Here
06 Do You Hear What I Hear? (feat. James Lloyd)
07 Go Tell It On The Mountain
08 Silent Night (feat. Al Strong)
09 The Christmas Song
10 Favorite Things (feat. Destiny Brothers)
11 Away In A Manger
12 Christmas Without You

broadwaycares_2183_1334478.jpg Carols For A Cure 2011 – Volume 13 [2011]
Disc 1
01 A Christmas Carol - How to Succeed in Business Without Really Trying
02 Give away love - Memphis
03 White Christmas - Chicago featuring Kara DioGuardi
04 Little Jesus Sweetly Sleep - Mary Poppins
05 Hark! The Herald Angels Sing- Mamma Mia!
06 When The River Meets The Sea - Wicked
07 Cvhristmas Is My Favorite Time Of Year - Catch Me if You Can
08 The 13 Days Of Christmas - The Addams Family
09 I Wonder As I Wander - The Phantom of the Opera
10 Angels We Have Heard On High - Sister Act
11 O Come, O Come Emmanuel - Rock of Ages
12 Silent Night - The Lion King

Disc 2
01 St. Nicholas Sky - Spider-Man: Turn Off The Dark
02 Go Tell It On The Mountain - Rent
03 Light It Up! - Priscilla Queen of the Desert
04 The First Noel - War Horse
05 Christmas On The S. S. American - Anything Goes
06 What Child Is This? - Chicago
07 Waitung For The Snow To Fall - Billy Elliot
08 Lo, How A Rose E’er Blooming - Die Bratschen Von Broadway
09 Dance With Me Santa - Ashley Argota
10 O Come, All Ye Faithful - Camelot at the John W. Engeman Theatre
11 Deck The Halls - Avenue Q
12 Auld Lang Syne - Baby It’s You!
13 O Holy Night - Daniel Rodgriguez

4 Kommentare »

  Andreas wrote @ November 17th, 2011 at 10:28

Kann noch eine empfehlen:


  Brumbaer wrote @ November 13th, 2011 at 22:34

JS: Die kleine Jackie Evacho singt weile es ihr spass macht und ihre eltern unterstutzen ihren traum sagerinn zu sein. Sie werde sehr geschutzt von ihre eltern. Sie ist mit 11 (fast 12) jahre schon eine “Profi” singer.

Ihren auf tritt bei den private kanal “PBS” in ihren Dream With Me Konzert mit David Foster war toll !

Dann kommt der Justin Bieber nicht mit.

  Matthieu wrote @ November 10th, 2011 at 20:30

Da freue ich mich schon auf die CD zum diesjährigen VBW-Weihnachtskonzert *lol*

  JS wrote @ November 10th, 2011 at 10:08

Danke für die Auflistung. Sehr interessant und sicher auch was für mich dabei. Allerdings sollte man sich die Jackie Evancho Scheibe ersparen. Das ist meiner Meinung nach eine US-Kitsch-Freak-Show und dazu die schamlose Ausbeutung eines Kindes.

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