The Supremes = ダイアナ・ロス* & シュープリームス* ‎– The Best Of The Supremes = クリスマス・ベスト

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1 White Christmas = ホワイト・クリスマス
Written-By – Irving Berlin
3:51
2 Silver Bells = シルヴァー・ベルズ
Written-By – Jay Livingston-Ray Evans*
2:57
3 Born Of Mary = ボーン・オブ・メアリー
Written-By – Don Gustafson*
2:47
4 Children's Christmas Song = チルドレンズ・クリスマス・ソング
Backing Vocals – Berry*, Chico*, Joy*, Terry*Written-By – Harvey Fuqua, Isabelle Freeman
2:50
5 The Little Drummer Boy = リトル・ドラマー・ボーイ
Written-By – Harry Simeone, Henry Onorati, Katherine Davis*
3:07
6 My Christmas Tree = マイ・クリスマス・ツリー
Written-By – Jimmy Webb
3:09
7 Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer = 赤鼻のトナカイ
Written-By – Johnny Marks
2:40
8 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town = サンタが町にやってくる
Written-By – Haven Gillespie, J. Fred Coots
2:40
9 My Favorite Things = マイ・フェヴァリット・シングス
Written-By – Richard Rodgers-Oscar Hammerstein*
2:49
10 Twinkle Twinkle Little Me = トゥィンクル・トゥィンクル・リトル・ミー
Written-By – Ron Miller*, William O'Malley
3:01
11 Little Bright Star = リトル・ブライト・スター
Written-By – Al Capps, Mary Dean
2:24
12 Joy To The World = もろびとこぞりて
Adapted By, Arranged By – Hal Davis, Harvey Fuqua, Marc Gordon (2)Written-By – Traditional
2:08
Bonus Tracks
13 The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You) = クリスマス・ソング
Written-By – Mel Torme*, Robert Wells (2)
2:10
14 Just A Lonely Christmas = ジャスト・ア・ロンリー・クリスマス
Written-By – Freed*, Fuqua*
2:23
15 Noel = ノエル
Written-By – Traditional
1:58
16 Silent Night = きよしこの夜
Featuring – Florence BallardWritten-By – Traditional
2:37

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Notes

Track 15 "Noel" is indicated as previously unreleased.

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UMe ℗ 1999 © 2003 Motown Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.
UM³/USM Japan, A Universal Music Company.

Booklet 1:

Backing tracks for Merry Christmas were recorded in Los Angeles in August, 1965. The vocals and final mixes were produced back in Detroit a month later. It was released in November and reached no. 6 on the Christmas charts.

13. The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas To You)
Issued with a different mix on the Motown collection The Supremes The Never-Before-Released Masters (MCD09075MD), 1987

14. Just A Lonely Christmas
First issued on the Motown collection Christmas In The City (374636326-2), 1993; an acapella performance of the first verse only was issued on the The Supremes The Never-Before-Released Masters (MCD09075MD), 1987.

#1-12 originally release as Motown 638, November 1965.

#13-16 are bonus songs not on original album.

Band tracks recorded in Los Angeles, CA, August, 1965. Vocals recorded in Detroit, MI, September, 1965. (One other song from the recordings, "Oh Little Town Of Bethlehem" is available on the CD collection A Motown Christmas Carol

All songs digitally remastered from the original stereo analog master tapes at Universal Music Studios East
"The Christmas Song" and "Silent Night" mixed from the original session tapes at UMSE
"Noel" mixed from the original session tapes at The Complex, Los Angeles, CA

Back liner photo taken on location of Where The Action Is (Big Bear Mountain, Calif.)

Original record ad courtesy of the Mary Wilson Collection. All other images courtesy of Norwin Simmons, Thomas A. Ingrassia and Andrew Skurow

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Barcode (Text): 4 988005 351487
  • Barcode (Scanned): 4988005351487
  • Price Code (Price): 定価¥1,835(税抜価格¥1,748)
  • Rights Society: JASRAC

Other Versions (1 of 1) View All

Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
B0000675-02 The Supremes The Best Of The Supremes(CD, Album, Comp, RE, RM) Motown B0000675-02 US 2003 Sell This Version

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