Christmas Is Almost Here Again

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Christmas Is Almost Here Again
Studio album by Carly Simon
Released Reissued October 14, 2003
Recorded in Room 139, The Peninsula Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA, Carole Bayer Sager's home studio, Los Angeles and Carly's home, Martha's Vineyard
Genre Christmas music
Length 40:48
Label Rhino Records
Producer Don Was & Carly Simon
Carly Simon chronology
Anthology
(2002)
Christmas Is Almost Here Again
(2003)
Reflections: Carly Simon's Greatest Hits
(2004)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link

Christmas Is Almost Here Again is singer-songwriter Carly Simon's 27th album, and second Christmas album, released in October of 2003. It is essentially a re-release of her 2002 Christmas album, Christmas Is Almost Here, with two additional tracks.

The album was reissued a 3rd time in 2009, when Borders released special limited copies with the track "The Night Before Christmas", which came from Simon's soundtrack to the 1992 film This Is My Life.

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Christmas Is Almost Here" (L. Taylor) — 4:00
  2. "White Christmas" (I. Berlin) — 2:45
  3. "Oh Come, All Ye Faithful" (Traditional) — 3:39
  4. "The Land Of Christmas (Mary)" (C. Simon) — 3:18
  5. "Silent Night" (J. Mohr/F. Gruber) — 3:09
  6. "Twelve Gates To The City" (Traditional) — 3:09
  7. "I'll Be Home For Christmas" (K. Gannon/W. Kent/B. Ram/C. Simon) — 2:23
  8. "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen" (Traditional) — 3:04
  9. "Heaven" (L. Simon/C. Simon) — 3:10
  10. "Pretty Paper" (W. Nelson) — 3:29
  11. "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas" (H. Martin/R. Blane) — 3:07
  12. "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" (J. Lennon/Y. Ono) — 4:12
  13. "Forgive" (C. Simon/A. Vollenweider) — 1:23

Bonus track on 2009 release

  • "The Night Before Christmas" (C. Simon) — 3:40

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