Holiday Harmony

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Holiday Harmony
Studio album by America
Released October 2002
Recorded 2002
Genre Pop-rock
Label Rhino
Producer Andrew Gold
America chronology
The Complete Greatest Hits
(2001)
Holiday Harmony
(2002)
The Grand Cayman Concert
(2002)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Allmusic 2/5 stars[1]

Holiday Harmony is the fifteenth original studio album by American folk rock duo America, released by Rhino Records in 2002. Produced by Andrew Gold, it is a Christmas album. The album contains a number of traditional Christmas standards, some of which were recorded with distinct parallels to America's hits. For example, the "la-la-la" refrain in "Winter Wonderland" is strongly reminiscent of "A Horse With No Name," while "White Christmas" uses a guitar strumming style similar to that in "Tin Man." The album contains three new songs: "A Christmas To Remember," "Winter Holidays," and the "Ventura Highway"-themed "Christmas In California". "Winter Wonderland" became a minor hit during the Christmas season in 2002, reaching 26 on the Radio & Records Adult Contemporary chart.

In November 2010, the album was re-released on CD and digital download format as a "Collector's Edition." This edition contained a bonus track, "A Holly Jolly Christmas."

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Winter Wonderland"
  2. "Let It Snow"
  3. "White Christmas"
  4. "A Christmas To Remember"
  5. "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas"
  6. "Sleigh Ride"
  7. "Silver Bells"
  8. "Christmas In California"
  9. "It's Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas"
  10. "Winter Holidays"
  11. "Frosty The Snowman"
  12. "Silent Night"
  13. "The First Noel"
  14. "A Holly Jolly Christmas" (2010 Collector's Edition bonus track)

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