Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!

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"Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!"
song by Vaughn Monroe
Released 1945 (1945)
Genre Christmas
Composer Jule Styne
Lyricist Sammy Cahn
Language English

"Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!", also known as "Let It Snow", is a song written by lyricist Sammy Cahn and composer Jule Styne in July 1945. It was written in Hollywood, California during a heat wave as Cahn and Styne imagined cooler conditions.[1]

Recording history[edit]

First recorded in 1945 by Vaughn Monroe,[2] it became a popular hit, reaching #1 on the Billboard music chart the following year. Woody Herman's competing recording, featuring himself on vocals and a notable trumpet solo by Sonny Berman, peaked at #7 on the Billboard chart.

Other notable recordings:

In popular culture[edit]

Vaughn Monroe's recording plays at the end of the 1988 film Die Hard and that film's 1990 sequel Die Hard 2.

Dean Martin's version played at the start of the 2015 BBC Two comedy-drama '"A Gert Lush Christmas.

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