Christmas Is Almost Here Again

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Christmas Is Almost Here Again
Carly Simon Christmas Is Almost Here Again 2003 CD cover.jpg
Studio album by Carly Simon
Released Reissued October 14, 2003
Recorded in Room 139, The Peninsula Hotel, Beverly Hills, CA, Carole Bayer Sager's home studio, Los Angeles and Carly's home, Martha's Vineyard
Genre Christmas music
Length 40:48
Label Rhino
Producer Don Was & Carly Simon
Carly Simon chronology
Christmas Is Almost Here Again
Reflections: Carly Simon's Greatest Hits
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Allmusic 2.5/5 stars link

Christmas Is Almost Here Again is singer-songwriter Carly Simon's 27th album, and second Christmas album, released in October of 2003. It is essentially a re-release of her 2002 Christmas album, Christmas Is Almost Here, with two additional tracks, "White Christmas and "Forgive". [1]

2010 Borders Rerelease[edit]

Christmas Is Almost Here Again was reissued a 3rd time in 2010, when Borders released special limited copies with the track "The Night Before Christmas",[2] which came from Simon's soundtrack to the 1992 film This Is My Life.[3]

Track listing[edit]

  1. "Christmas Is Almost Here" (L. Taylor) — 4:00
  2. "White Christmas" (I. Berlin) — 2:45
  3. "Oh Come, All Ye Faithful" (Traditional) — 3:39
  4. "The Land of Christmas (Mary)" (C. Simon) — 3:18
  5. "Silent Night" (J. Mohr/F. Gruber) — 3:09
  6. "Twelve Gates to the City" (Traditional) — 3:09
  7. "I'll Be Home for Christmas" (K. Gannon/W. Kent/B. Ram/C. Simon) — 2:23
  8. "God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen" (Traditional) — 3:04
  9. "Heaven" (L. Simon/C. Simon) — 3:10
  10. "Pretty Paper" (W. Nelson) — 3:29
  11. "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas" (H. Martin/R. Blane) — 3:07
  12. "Happy Xmas (War Is Over)" (J. Lennon/Y. Ono) — 4:12
  13. "Forgive" (C. Simon/A. Vollenweider) — 1:23

Bonus track on 2010 release

  • "The Night Before Christmas" (C. Simon) — 3:40



  1. ^ "Carly Simon - Christmas Is Almost Here". Retrieved 2014-11-20. 
  2. ^ "Christmas Is Almost Here [Borders Exclusive Edition]". Retrieved 2014-11-20. 
  3. ^ "This Is My Life". Retrieved 2014-11-20. 

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