Brad Paisley Christmas

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Brad Paisley Christmas
Studio album by Brad Paisley
Released October 10, 2006
Genre Christmas-country
Length 45:41
Label Arista Nashville
Producer Frank Rogers
Brad Paisley chronology
Time Well Wasted
(2005)Time Well Wasted2005
Brad Paisley Christmas
5th Gear
(2007)5th Gear2007
Professional ratings
Review scores
Source Rating 5/5 stars[1]
Allmusic 4.5/5 stars[2]
Entertainment Weekly B+[3]

Brad Paisley Christmas is the first Christmas album, released in 2006, by American country music artist Brad Paisley. His first album of Christmas music, it features a mix of traditional Christmas songs and newly written songs. The track "Born on Christmas Day" was written by Paisley when he was thirteen years old, and the recording features elements from a recording Paisley made of the song in 1985. Also included is a cover of Buck Owens' "Santa Looked a Lot Like Daddy".

Track listing[edit]

No. Title Writer(s) Length
1. "Winter Wonderland" Felix Bernard, Dick Smith 3:31
2. "Santa Looked a Lot Like Daddy" Buck Owens, Don Rich 4:14
3. "I'll Be Home for Christmas" Kim Gannon, Walter Kent, Buck Ram 4:05
4. "Away in a Manger" James R. Murray, Dr. John McFarland 4:47
5. "Penguin, James Penguin" Brad Paisley, Frank Rogers 3:18
6. "364 Days to Go" Paisley, Kevin Marcy 4:28
7. "Jingle Bells" (instrumental) Traditional 3:05
8. "Silent Night" Franz Gruber, Josef Mohr 4:08
9. "Born on Christmas Day" Paisley 4:59
10. "Silver Bells" Ray Evans, Jay Livingston 4:09
11. "Kung Pao Buckaroo Holiday" (featuring the Kung Pao Buckaroos) Paisley, Rogers 5:23
12. "Little Jimmy Dickens Outtake" (hidden track)   0:34
Total length: 45:41


Additional credits[edit]

  • Bill Anderson, George Jones, Little Jimmy Dickens - The "Kung Pao Buckaroos" on "Kung Pao Buckaroo Holiday"
  • Nashville String Machine - string section, conducted by John Hobbs
  • Erica Haines Cantrell, Addie Davis, Thomas Griffith, Shannon Love Hartt, Allison Smith - Children's Chorus, under direction of Sarah Valley

Chart performance[edit]

Chart (2006) Peak
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 8
U.S. Billboard 200 47
U.S. Billboard Top Holiday Albums 2


  1. ^ Coleman, Kathy. "Brad Paisley - Brad Paisley Christmas". Retrieved July 3, 2013. 
  2. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "A Brad Paisley Christmas - Brad Paisley". Allmusic. Retrieved July 17, 2011. 
  3. ^ Willman, Chris (December 1, 2006). "Got a Creche on You". Entertainment Weekly (909). Retrieved July 3, 2013.