Christmas (Pet Shop Boys EP)
|EP by Pet Shop Boys|
|Released||14 December 2009|
|Pet Shop Boys chronology|
The EP (which entered the UK Singles Chart at number 40) contains a new version of their exclusive 1997 fan club single "It Doesn't Often Snow at Christmas" and a new version of the track "All Over the World" from their tenth studio album Yes.
"All Over the World"—originally intended as the second single from Yes—was released to radio stations as a promo and was given its first airing on Chris Evans' BBC Radio 2 show on 9 November 2009. "It Doesn't Often Snow at Christmas" followed 3 weeks later in the 1st week of December.
The video for "All Over the World" was directed by Blue Leach and features live highlights from the Pandemonium tour. It was posted online a few days prior to the EP's release.
The cover artwork continues the balloon motif from the Brazilian compilation Party.
- "It Doesn't Often Snow at Christmas" (new version produced by Marius de Vries) – 3:51
- "My Girl" (written by Mike Barson) – 3:43
- "All Over the World" (new version produced by Marius de Vries) – 3:49
- "Viva la Vida"/"Domino Dancing" (Pet Shop Boys/Guy Berryman, Jonny Buckland, Will Champion, Chris Martin) – 5:33
- "My Girl" (Our House Mix) – 5:49
|Swedish Singles Chart||10|
|German Singles Chart||35|
|UK Singles Chart||40|
|French Singles Chart||62|