Home for Christmas (Sheryl Crow album)

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Home for Christmas
Studio album by Sheryl Crow
Released November 26, 2008
Recorded 2008
Genre Christmas, country, jazz
Label A&M
Producer Bill Bottrell
Sheryl Crow chronology
Detours
(2008)
Home for Christmas
(2008)
100 Miles from Memphis
(2010)
Singles from Home for Christmas
  1. "There Is a Star That Shines Tonight"
    Released: 2009
  2. "The Christmas Song"
    Released: 2009

Home for Christmas is a Christmas album and the seventh studio album by American singer Sheryl Crow, first released in 2008 exclusively at Hallmark stores. The album was re-released in 2010 exclusively at Target stores with new artwork. In 2011, it finally received a major release worldwide, on CD and as a digital download. As for December 2011, it sold as many as 40,000 copies in the US.

Crow previously recorded "Blue Christmas" in 1997 as part of the A Very Special Christmas 3 collection, in a completely different arrangement.

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Go Tell It on the Mountain"   Traditional 3:06
2. "The Christmas Song"   Mel Tormé, Robert Wells 3:22
3. "White Christmas"   Irving Berlin 3:30
4. "I'll Be Home for Christmas"   Kim Gannon, Walter Kent, Buck Ram 3:41
5. "Merry Christmas Baby"   Lou Baxter, Johnny Moore 3:15
6. "The Bells of St. Mary's"   Emmett Adams, Douglas Furber 4:33
7. "Blue Christmas"   Bill Hayes, Jay Johnson 3:24
8. "O Holy Night"   Traditional 3:39
9. "There Is a Star That Shines Tonight"   Sheryl Crow 3:58
10. "Hello My Friend, Hello" (2008 and 2011 editions only) Bill Botrell 3:40
11. "All Through the Night"   Traditional 5:13
12. "Long Road Home" (2011 edition only) Crow, Doyle Bramhall II, Justin Stanley 4:14

Note: "O Holy Night" features a minute-long intro of "It Came Upon the Midnight Clear".

Charts[edit]

Album[edit]

Chart (2010) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top 200[1] 164
U.S. Billboard Top Holiday Albums[1] 4
U.S. Billboard Top Catalog Albums[1] 28

Singles[edit]

Year Single Peak
positions
US AC
2009 "There Is a Star That Shines Tonight"
"The Christmas Song" 24

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "Home for Christmas - Sheryl Crow". Billboard. Retrieved February 11, 2012.