(2004) is the eighth solo album by music artist You Just Gotta Love Christmas Peter Cetera his seventh since leaving the group Chicago, and his first Christmas album. This album also is a bit of a family affair for Cetera as his youngest daughter Senna did some of the artwork for the album while his oldest daughter Claire performs with him on "Blue Christmas" and "Winter Wonderland." Alison Krauss also performs with Cetera on "Deck the Halls".
Track listing [ edit ]
Let It Snow" ( Sammy Cahn, Jule Styne) – 2:59 "
Christmas Song" ( Mel Tormé, Robert Wells) – 3:36 "
Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" ( J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie) – 3:10 "
Blue Christmas" (with Claire Cetera) (Billy Hays, Jay Johnson) – 3:19 "
Deck The Halls" (with Alison Krauss) (traditional - Peter Cetera, Tony Harrell) – 3:10 "
I'll Be Home for Christmas" (Buck Ram, Walter Kent, Kim Gannon) – 2:40 "You Just Gotta Love Christmas" (Cetera, Harrell) – 3:17
Jingle Bells" (traditional - Cetera, Harrell) – 3:36 "
God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen" (traditional - Cetera, Harrell) – 3:01 "
Winter Wonderland" (with Claire Cetera) (Felix Bernard, Richard B. Smith) – 2:57 "Something that Santa Claus Left Behind" (Cetera, Harrell) – 3:56
"Alone for the Holidays" (Cetera, Harrell) – 3:58
Peter Cetera: lead & backing vocals, bass guitar Tony Harrell: keyboards & programming
Greg Morrow: drums & additional programming
Eric Darken: percussion
Jack Gavin: congas
Jimmie Lee Sloas: bass guitar
Craig Nelson: upright bass
Mike Brignardello: bass guitar
Glenn Worf: bass guitar
Jerry McPherson: guitars
Tom Bukovac: guitars
Bruce Gaitsch: guitars
Kenny Greenberg: guitars
B. James Lowry: guitars
Jelly Roll Johnson: harmonica
Ben Strano: trombone, trumpet solos
Jim Horn: saxophones, sax solos
Steve Herrman: trumpet
Chris Dunn: trombone
John Mock: pipes, buron, penny whistle
Chris Carmichael: strings
Claire Cetera: backing vocals on "Blue Christmas" & "Winter Wonderland"
Alison Krauss: backing vocals on "Deck The Halls"
Produced, Written & Arranged by Peter Cetera & Tony Harrell
Recording Engineer: Ben Strano
Additional Engineering: Chuck Bracco & Scott Velasco
Mixed by Joe Hardy
Mastered by Mark Chevalier & Jim Demain
Package Art & Design: Vickey Hanson
Inside Artwork: Senna Cetera
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