Home for Christmas (BarlowGirl album)

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Home for Christmas
Studio album by BarlowGirl
Released September 23, 2008
Recorded March – April 2008[1]
Genre Jazz, instrumental, Christmas
Length 47:16
Label Fervent Records
Producer Otto Price[2]
BarlowGirl chronology
How Can We Be Silent
(2007)
Home for Christmas
(2008)
Love & War
(2009)
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating
Christianity Today 4/5 stars[3]
Jesus Freak Hideout 4/5 stars[4]

Home for Christmas is the Christmas album from contemporary Christian rock band BarlowGirl. It was released on September 23, 2008,[5] and charted at No. 180 on the Billboard 200.[6]

Track listing[edit]

Album release
No. Title Lead vocals[1][7] Length
1. "It's the Most Wonderful Time of the Year"   Alyssa 2:50
2. "Carol of the Bells / Sing We Now of Christmas"     4:01
3. "I'll Be Home for Christmas"   Lauren 4:41
4. "Hallelujah (Light Has Come)"   Alyssa 5:06
5. "O Little Town of Bethlehem"     4:21
6. "What Child Is This?"   Rebecca 5:27
7. "Panis Angelicus"   Alyssa 4:18
8. "Angelic Proclamation"     3:56
9. "Go Tell It on the Mountain"   Lauren 3:16
10. "O Come, O Come, Emmanuel"     5:00
11. "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"   Alyssa 4:21
Total length:
47:17

Awards[edit]

In 2009, the album was nominated for a Dove Award for Christmas Album of the Year at the 40th GMA Dove Awards.[8]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b Krienke, Martha (December 2008). "Bless & Be Blessed". Brio (Focus on the Family). 
  2. ^ "Barlow Girl is truly home for Christmas". Christian Today. 2008-12-05. Retrieved 2008-12-13. 
  3. ^ Christianity Today review
  4. ^ Jesus Freak Hideout review
  5. ^ Lauren Summerford (2008-09-21). "BarlowGirl, "Home For Christmas" Review". Jesus Freak Hideout. Retrieved 2008-12-13. 
  6. ^ "BarlowGirl – Home for Christmas". Billboard. Retrieved 2008-12-13. [dead link]
  7. ^ nillygirl10 (2010-12-25). "Rebecca Barlow explaining why she only sings "What Child is This"". YouTube. Retrieved 2013-12-23. 
  8. ^ Nominations Announced for 40th GMA Dove Awards on CBN.com (February 20, 2008)

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