New Christmas Music 2011 (Updated 12/6/2011)

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Big Band

Christmas – Michael Bublé

The Classic Christmas Album – Tony Bennett

White Christmas – Deana Martin

Big Band Christmas – John Tesh

Rock/Alternative

A Very She & Him Christmas – She & Him

(RED) Christmas – EP – The Killers

iTunes Session – My Morning Jacket

This Warm December, a Brushfire Holiday, Vol. 2 – Various Artists

Christmas with Grace Potter & The Nocturnals – Single – Grace Potter & The Nocturnals (2 songs)

Christmas – Hawk Nelson

I’m Not a Dang Polar Bear, I’m a Human Being – Single – Rocky Loves Emily

Singer/Songwriter

Sounds of the Holiday – EP – Schuyler Fisk

Tracks In the Snow – The Civil Wars (Single)

Pop

Snow Globe – Matt Wertz

Home for Christmas – Sheryl Crow

Baby, It’s Cold Outside – Haley Reinhart & Casey Abrams (Single)

O Christmas Three – Chicago

A Holiday Carole – Carole King

The Christmas – EP – Richard Marx

Christmas Without You – OneRepublic (Single)

I Hope That It Snows (feat. Keegan DeWitt) – Madi Diaz (Single)

Hear the Bells – EP – Vanessa Carlton

The Most Wonderful Time of the Year – Scott Weiland (Note: This sounds nothing like Stone Temple Pilots or Velvet Revolver)

Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album, Vol. 2 – Glee Cast

Christmas Favorites – EP – Il Volo

A Very Gaga Holiday (Live) – EP – Lady GaGa

Under the Mistletoe (Deluxe Edition) – Justin Bieber

Christmas With My Girl – Single – Mindless Behavior (Single)

The Sing-Off: Songs of the Season – Various Artists

R&B/Soul

She’s All I Want for Christmas – Lloyd (Single)

Country

Santa’s Going South – Toby Keith & Sammy Hagar (Single)

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas – Little Big Town (Single)

A Farmhouse Christmas – Joey + Rory

I’ll Be Home for Christmas – Craig Campbell (Single)

Tennessee Christmas – EP – Lindi Ortega

Jazz

Vintage Christmas – David Ian

Classical

O Holy Night (Duet) – Nathan Pacheco & Katherine Jenkins (Single)

Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas – Alfie Boe (Single)

Electronic

Home for the Holidays, Vol. Two – Various Artists

Christian

Oh for Joy – David Crowder Band

The Heart of Christmas – Matthew West

This Joyful Christmas – EP – Various Artists

WOW Christmas (2011) – WOW Christmas

Winter Moon – Mindy Gledhill

This Is Christmas – EP – Kutless

Christmas in Diverse City – tobyMac

A Christmas Together Vol. 2 – Various Artists

Jesus Is Alive – Single – Josh Wilson

Born Is the King – Hillsong

For the First Time – Single – Kimber Rising

Christmas With The Annie Moses Band (Live) – The Annie Moses Band

Christmas Hope – An Inspirational Holiday Collection – Benjamin Utecht

Christmas Best – EP – Le’Andria Johnson

Instrumental

Celebrating Christmas (Bonus Track Version) – Marcus Roberts Trio (Jazz)

Music from The Happy Elf – Harry Connick, Jr. (Jazz plus one-track of narration for the book The Happy Elf)

All Is Calm – Jim Brickman (Piano)

A Dreamers Christmas – John Zorn (Jazz/Pop)

Soundtrack

A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack) – Various Artists (Songs)

A Very Harold & Kumar 3D Christmas (Original Motion Picture Score) – William Ross (Score)

Kids

It’s Always Christmas With You! – The Wiggles

KIDZ Bop Christmas – Kidz Bop Kids

O Holy Night: Journey of a Little Drummer Boy – VeggieTales

New Christmas Music – 2010

A Christmas Cornucopia – Annie Lennox – $9.99

Merry Christmas – Shelby Lynne – $7.99

Joy to the World – Pink Martini – $9.99

Holly Happy Days – Indigo Girls – $9.99

Glee: The Music – The Christmas Album – Glee Cast – $9.99

The Gift – Susan Boyle – $11.99

Merry Christmas II You – Mariah Carey – $9.99

Christmas Is the Time to Say I Love You (The Unbroken Deluxe Edition) – Katharine McPhee – $9.99

Happy Christmas – Jessica Simpson – $7.99

Olivia Newton-John: Christmas Collection – Olivia Newton-John – $9.99

Winter, Fire and Snow – Órla Fallon – $9.99

Rudolph the Red-Nosed Reindeer – Single – Five for Fighting – 99 cents (single)

O Holy Night – EP – Jackie Evancho – $6.99

Christmas – EP – Carter’s Chord – $3.96 (4 songs)

Snowflakes – Single – Jeremy Fisher – 99 cents (single)

Ain’t No Chimneys In the Projects – Single – Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings – $1.98 (2 songs)

It’s Christmas Time – Single – Steel Magnolia – 99 cents (single)

My First Snow – Single – Matt Morris – 99 cents (single)

Christmas – EP – Carter’s Chord – $3.96 (4 songs)

Very Merry Christmas (Bonus Track Version) – Dave Barnes – $6.99

Believe – 33Miles – $7.99

Grateful for Christmas – Single – Hayes Carll – 99 cents (single)

In the Park: Christmas – Various Artists – $7.99

Noël – The Priests – $9.99

Over the Hills and Everywhere – A Christmas Ep – Seabird – $4.99

Christmas Comes Alive! – The Brian Setzer Orchestra – $9.99

The Perfect Gift (US Version) – Canadian Tenors – $9.99

Celtic Thunder Christmas – Celtic Thunder – $9.99

Christmas! A Newsboys Holiday – EP – Newsboys – $4.99

Another Sentimental Christmas – Russ Taff – $9.99

Christmas With The Puppini Sisters – The Puppini Sisters – $9.99

Kidz Bop Christmas Party – Kidz Bop Kids – $7.99

Cool Jazz Christmas – Leif Shires – $9.99

Visions of Christmas – David Arkenstone – $9.99

Christmas With David Phelps – David Phelps – $9.99

Christmas Time Is Here – Jaimee Paul – $9.99

Where Are You, Christmas? – Single – And Then There Were None – 99 cents (single)

WOW Gospel Christmas – Various Artists – $14.99

Christmas – The Isaacs – $9.99

Because It’s Christmas – Jason Crabb – $9.99

Bethlehem Skyline, Vol. 2 – Various Artists – $9.99

Happy Christmas Vol. 5 – Various Artists – $9.99

North Point Christmas – Various Artists – $14.99

O Come All Ye Faithful – Various Artists – $7.99

Silent Night – Single – Jamie Lynn Noon 99 cents (single)

Christmas in the Caribbean: Holiday Songs Performed on Steel Drums – $9.05

Christmas Dinner by Various, Pyotr Il’yich Tchaikovsky, Antonio Vivaldi, Francesco Manfredini, and Charles Gounod (Audio CD – 2010) – $9.07

48 Christmas Albums for 2009

We’ve compiled a list of 2009 Christmas album releases. Most of them are brand new with some digital remasters thrown in for good measure.

Pop

If On a Winter’s Night… by Sting Sting - If On a Winter's Night (Bonus Track Version)
Christmas in the Heart by Bob Dylan Bob Dylan - Christmas In the Heart
Midwinter Graces by Tori Amos Tori Amos - Midwinter Graces
A Cherry Cherry Christmas by Neil Diamond Neil Diamond - A Cherry Cherry Christmas
In The Swing of Christmas by Barry Manilow Barry Manilow - In the Swing of Christmas (Bonus Track Version)
The Hymns & Carols of Christmas by Jim Brickman Jim Brickman - The Hymns & Carols of Christmas
Songs To Celebrate 25 Days Of Christmas by Various (for ABC Family) Hilary Duff - Songs to Celebrate 25 Days of Christmas
Christmas from the Heart by David Archuleta David Archuleta - Christmas from the Heart

Big Band, Swing and Oldies

Christmas with Sinatra and Friends by Frank Sinatra (New Collection) Frank Sinatra - Christmas With Sinatra and Friends
The Christmas Song by Nat King Cole (New Digitally Remastered Edition) Nat "King" Cole - The Christmas Song
The Spirit of Christmas by Ray Charles (Digital Remaster) Ray Charles - The Spirit of Christmas
My Kind Of Christmas by Dean Martin (New Collection) Dean Martin - My Kind of Christmas

R&B

Ultimate Christmas Collection by Jackson 5 (Digital remaster + Tribute to Michael Jackson) Jackson 5 - Ultimate Christmas Collection
Home is the Essence of Christmas by Joe Joe - Home Is the Essence of Christmas
Christmas Musiq by Musiq Soulchild Musiq Soulchild - Christmas Musiq

Soundtrack

A Christmas Story SoundtrackCarl Zittrer & Paul Zaza - A Christmas Story (Music from the Motion Picture)
A Christmas Carol (Motion Picture Soundtrack) by Alan Silvestri Alan Silvestri - A Christmas Carol (Motion Picture Soundtrack)

Country & Bluegrass

Gold and Green by Sugarland Sugarland - Gold and Green
If Every Day Could Be Christmas by Richie McDonald Richie McDonald - If Every Day Could Be Christmas
Make It Christmas by Rodney Carrington Rodney Carrington - Make It Christmas
Joy To The World – A Bluegrass Christmas by Charlie Daniels Charlie Daniels - Joy to the World - A Bluegrass Christmas
Christmas Cheer by The Boxmasters The Boxmasters - Christmas Cheer
NOW That’s What I Call A Country Christmas by Various Tanya Tucker - Now That's What I Call a Country Christmas

A Capella

Christmas Cheers by Straight No Chaser Straight No Chaser - Christmas Cheers

Surf and Hawaiian

Christmas Harmonies by Beach Boys The Beach Boys - Christmas Harmonies

Christian Contemporary & Gospel

Glory in the Highest: Christmas Songs by Chris Tomlin Chris Tomlin - Glory In the Highest: Christmas Songs of Worship
Christmas with the Annie Moses Band Annie Moses Band - Christmas With the Annie Moses Band by the Annie Moses Band
Christ Is Come by Big Daddy Weave Big Daddy Weave - Christ Is Come
How Many Kings by Downhere downhere - How Many Kings - Single
Christmas Like This by Ayiesha Woods Ayiesha Woods - Christmas Like This
Love, Peace, Joy at Christmas by Trin-i-tee 5:7 Trin-I-Tee 5:7 - Love, Peace, Joy At Christmas
Family Christmas by Clark Sisters The Clark Sisters - Family Christmas
Sandi Patty Christmas LIVE by Sandi Patty Sandi Patty - Sandi Patty Christmas LIVE
Christmas with Bill & Gloria and Their Homecoming Friends by Bill & Gloria Gaither Bill & Gloria Gaither - Christmas With Bill & Gloria Gaither and Their Homecoming Friends
Every Light That Shines At Christmas by Ernie Haase & Signature Sound Ernie Haase & Signature Sound - Every Light That Shines At Christmas
Gotta Have Gospel! Christmas by Various Artists

Classical and Instrumental

My Christmas by Andrea Bocelli Andrea Bocelli - My Christmas
The Irish Tenors Christmas by The Irish Tenors The Irish Tenors - The Irish Tenors Christmas
Christmas Chants by Gregorian Gregorian - Christmas Chants
Mannheim Steamroller Christmas 25th Anniversary Collection by Mannheim Steamroller Mannheim Steamroller - Mannheim Steamroller Christmas - 25th Anniversary Collection
What If Mozart Wrote “White Christmas” by Northern Lights Orchestra The Northern Lights Orchestra - What If Mozart Wrote "White Christmas"
A Festive Baroque Christmas by Academy of Ancient Music & Paul Goodwin Academy of Ancient Music & Paul Goodwin - A Festive Baroque Christmas

Kids

Disney Princess Christmas Album by
Various Artists
Ariel, Belle, Cinderella, Jasmine, Sleeping Beauty & Snow White - Disney Princess Christmas Album
Disney Christmas Magic 2009 by Disney Characters Pooh and Tigger - Disney Holiday Magic 2009
Pebbles & Bamm-Bamm Singing Songs Of Christmas by Pebbles & Bamm-Bamm (Digital Release) Pebbles & Bamm-Bamm - Pebbles & Bamm-Bamm Singing Songs of Christmas
Dora’s Christmas by Dora the Explorer Dora the Explorer - Dora's Christmas
Connie Talbot’s Holiday Magic by Connie Talbot Connie Talbot - Connie Talbot's Holiday Magic

Charitable

A Very Special Christmas Volume 7 by Various benefits the Special Olympics (To be Released on November 23, 2009)
Note: Bob Dylan’s CD featured in the Pop Section will benefit Feeding America