A Farmhouse Christmas

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A Farmhouse Christmas
Studio album by Joey + Rory
Released October 11, 2011 (2011-10-11)
Genre Country
Length 39:44
Label Vanguard/Sugar Hill
Producer Gary Paczosa
Carl Jackson[1]
Joey + Rory chronology
Album Number Two
(2010)
A Farmhouse Christmas
(2011)
His and Hers
(2012)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 3.5/5 stars[2]

A Farmhouse Christmas is the first Christmas album by American country music duo Joey + Rory. It was released on October 11, 2011 via Vanguard Records and Sugar Hill Records.[1] The album contains twelve tracks, ten of which are either new or not traditionally associated with Christmas.[3] It includes the standards "Away in a Manger" and "Blue Christmas," as well as a cover of Merle Haggard's "If We Make It Through December" featuring background vocals from Haggard.[4]

Track listing[edit]

[5][6]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "It's Christmas Time"   Rory Lee Feek 3:37
2. "The Gift"   Stephanie Davis 4:18
3. "If We Make It Through December"   Merle Haggard 3:28
4. "Remember Me"   R.L. Feek, Tim Johnson 3:19
5. "I Know What Santa's Getting for Christmas"   Garth Brooks, Kent Blazy 2:24
6. "What the Hell (It's the Holidays)"   Frank Rogers, Wynn Varble 4:17
7. "Blue Christmas"   Billy Hayes, Jay W. Johnson 3:13
8. "Come Sit on Santa Claus' Lap"   Shawn Camp, Brice Long 2:09
9. "The Diamond O"   Davis 2:53
10. "Away in a Manger"   Traditional 3:02
11. "Let It Snow (Somewhere Else)"   R.L. Feek, Joey Martin Feek, James T. Slater, Johnson 3:18
12. "Another Wonderful Christmas"   R.L. Feek, J.M. Feek, Slater, Johnson 3:46

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2011) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 59
U.S. Billboard Top Holiday Albums 24

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Skates, Sarah (August 9, 2011). "Joey+Rory, Charlie Daniels Already Hearing Jingle Bells". Music Row. Retrieved September 21, 2011. 
  2. ^ Leggett, Steve. "A Farmhouse Christmas review". Allmusic. Retrieved October 11, 2011. 
  3. ^ Conaway, Alanna (July 30, 2011). "Joey and Rory to Release Christmas Album Straight From the ‘Farmhouse’". Taste of Country. Retrieved September 21, 2011. 
  4. ^ Bark, Theo (July 26, 2011). "Joey + Rory Celebrate 'A Farmhouse Christmas'". The Boot. Retrieved September 21, 2011. 
  5. ^ "Joey + Rory - A Farmhouse Christmas". Country Music Television. Retrieved September 21, 2011. 
  6. ^ "A Farmhouse Christmas – Joey + Rory". Allmusic. Retrieved September 21, 2011.