A Very Special Christmas 3

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A Very Special Christmas 3
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Compilation album by
Various artists
ReleasedSeptember 23, 1997
GenreChristmas music
ProducerBobby Shriver, Al Cafaro, Linda Feder
Various artists chronology
A Very Special Christmas 2
A Very Special Christmas 3
A Very Special Christmas Live
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A Very Special Christmas 3 is the third in the A Very Special Christmas series of Christmas-themed compilation albums produced to benefit Special Olympics. The album was released on 23 September 1997, and production was overseen by Bobby Shriver, Al Cafaro, and Linda Feder for A&M Records.

Track listing[edit]

Track Song Title Writer(s) Artist Time
1. I Saw Three Ships Traditional Sting 1:45
2. Christmastime Billy Corgan The Smashing Pumpkins 3:18
3. Children Go Where I Send Thee Traditional Natalie Merchant 5:14
4. Santa Baby Joan Javits, Lauryn Hill, Tony Springer, Michel Prakazrel, Philip Springer and Wyclef Jean Rev Run & the Christmas All Stars featuring Mase, Puff Daddy, Snoop Doggy Dogg, Salt-n-Pepa, Onyx & Keith Murray 4:04
5. Oi to the World Joe Escalante No Doubt 2:42
6. Blue Christmas Billy Hayes and Jay W. Johnson Sheryl Crow 3:34
7. Christmas Ernest Anastasio and John Popper Blues Traveler 5:45
8. Oíche Chiún (Silent Night) Josef Mohr and Franz X. Gruber Enya 3:48
9. The Christmas Song Mel Tormé and Bob Wells Hootie & the Blowfish 3:14
10. Ave Maria Natasha Shneider and Franz Schubert Chris Cornell with Eleven 6:12
11. Christmas in the City Mary J. Blige, Malik Pendleton and Angie Martinez Mary J. Blige featuring Angie Martinez 4:38
12. Santa Claus Is Back in Town Jerry Leiber and Mike Stoller Jonny Lang 4:20
13. Christmas Song Dave Matthews Dave Matthews and Tim Reynolds 5:15
14. Christmas Is Now Drawing Near at Hand Traditional Steve Winwood 2:32
15. O Holy Night Adolphe-Charles Adam and John Sullivan Dwight Tracy Chapman 4:30
16. We Three Kings Traditional Patti Smith 5:47

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