The Supremes ‎– The Best Of The Supremes

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1 White Christmas
Written-By – Irving Berlin
3:51
2 Silver Bells
Written-By – Jay Livingston-Ray Evans*
2:57
3 Born Of Mary
Written-By – Don Gustafson*
2:47
4 Children's Christmas Song
Written-By – Harvey Fuqua, Isabelle Freeman
2:50
5 The Little Drummer Boy
Written-By – Harry Simeone, Henry Onorati, Katherine Davis*
3:07
6 My Christmas Tree
Written-By – Jimmy Webb
3:09
7 Rudolph,The Red-Nosed Reindeer
Written-By – Johnny Marks
2:40
8 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Written-By – Haven Gillespie, J. Fred Coots
2:40
9 My Favorite Things
Written-By – Richard Rodgers-Oscar Hammerstein*
2:49
10 Twinkle Twinkle Little Me
Written-By – Ron Miller*, William O'Malley
3:01
11 Little Bright Star
Written-By – Al Capps, Mary Dean
2:24
12 Joy To The World
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)
Written-By – Mel Tormé, Robert Wells (2)
2:19
14 Just A Lonely Christmas
Written-By – Freed*, Fuqua*
2:23
15 Noel
Written-By – Traditional
1:58
16 Silent Night
Featuring – Florence BallardWritten-By – Traditional
2:37

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℗1999 ©2003 Motown Records, a Division of UMG Recordings, Inc.

Tracks #1 to #12 originally released as Motown 638 (The Supremes - Merry Christmas), November 1965.
Tracks #13 to #16 are bonus songs not on original album.
Track #15 "Noel" is previously unreleased.

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.")

Original album produced by Harvey Fuqua.
Arrangements by Gene Page, H.B. Barnum and Ernie Freeman.

Compilation produced by Harry Weinger and Andrew Skurow.

All songs digitally remastered from the original stereo analog master tapes by Suha Gur at Universal Music Studios-East. "The Christmas Song" and "Silent Night" mixed from the original session tapes by Suha Gur at UMSE. "Noel" mixed from the original session tapes by Roland Alvarez 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 (String): 602498603437
  • Barcode (As Printed): 6 02498 60343 7
  • Matrix / Runout: 012 153 3552 01 ! A
  • Mastering SID Code: IFPI L005
  • Mould SID Code: IFPI 0318
  • Other (in mould/hub): MADE IN USA BY UML

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