While the standards are playing on the radio, here’s a great Christmas song you won’t hear all the time.
The Root‘s Stephen A. Crockett, Jr. has compiled “an irreverent guide to some Christmas classics.”
NPR has selected their list of Hidden Christmas Tracks for 2008 at Holiday Music from All Songs Considered.
Maria’s Hidden Christmas Tracks:
Quiet Christmas written and performed by Michael Gott
The Night Before Christmas performed by Amy Grant and written by Carly Simon
Gabriel’s Message, traditional, performed by Sting
Stables written and performed by Peter Mayer
She’s Right on Time written and performed by Billy Joel
Christmas is Almost Here written by Livingston Taylor and performed by Carly Simon