Enjoy the Oldies With ‘Elvis’ Christmas Album‘
Elvis Presley was one of the best-selling singers of all time, and today he is still known as The King of Rock and Roll or just simply The King. His music is considered classic and many generations appreciate his recordings, even now, some 35 years after his death. Many believe that Elvis is the pop icon that put rock and roll on the map, so to speak, and his flirty way of performing actually caused quite the scandal everywhere he went, so much so that some TV shows refused to film him from the waist down when performing! Elvis was also known as a strong gospel performer with vocals no one has ever matched, and if you’re looking to bring some nostalgia to your Christmas this year, why not enjoy ‘Elvis’ Christmas Album‘ with your family?
‘Elvis’ Christmas Album‘ was recorded in 1957 and is the fourth recording Elvis ever made, and one of his best-selling albums. It spent four weeks in the Billboard #1 spot, and has sold over 13 million copies since its release. It contains a mixture of upbeat traditional Christmas songs and gospel recordings in Elvis’ distinct style. It’s a great choice for any holiday celebration and can be just what you need this season to enjoy a more traditional Christmas celebration.
Songs on the album include ‘Santa Claus is Back in Town,‘ ‘White Christmas,‘ ‘Here Comes Santa Clause,‘ ‘I’ll Be Home for Christmas,‘ ‘Blue Christmas,‘ and ‘Santa Bring My Baby Back.‘ Gospel songs off the album include ‘There Will Be Peace in the Valley‘ and ‘Silent Night,‘ as well as ‘I Believe‘ and ‘Take My Hand, Precious Lord.‘
Since its release, ‘Elvis’ Christmas Album‘ has been rerecorded and rereleased in many different formats, including today being available for digital download. It’s a great mixture of Elvis’ traditional style of up-tempo tunes and his bluesy, folksy renditions of gospel.
Playing ‘Elvis’ Christmas Album‘ this holiday season can bring a sense of whimsy to your celebration. If you’re hosting your parents or grandparents, they may love to hear Elvis singing once again, and this might remind them of their own holidays at home. If you want to add a real touch of nostalgia, invest in a vinyl LP and wind up your record player to enjoy it as your parents and grandparents actually did so many decades ago!
Check out ‘Elvis’ Christmas Album‘ this year for some fun during your holiday. It may become your new family favorite!