Various ‎– A Very Special Christmas 2

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1 Tom Petty And The Heartbreakers Christmas All Over Again
Acoustic Guitar – Jimmy Ripp*, Kevin Dukes, Robbie Blunt, Todd Sharpe*Backing Vocals – Jeff Lynne, Richard Dodd, Tom PettyBass – Jeff Lynne, Mike CampbellBass [6 String] – Scott ThurstonBells – Jeff LynneCoordinator [Production] – Lesley Taminelli, Susie TallmanDrums – Jim Keltner, Stan LynchElectric Guitar – Tim Pierce, Tom PettyEngineer – Phil Kaffel, Richard Dodd, Thom PanunzioEngineer [Assistant] – Brian ScheubleHarp – Gayle LevantHarpsichord – Mitchell FroomMarimba – Efrain Torro*Mixed By – Richard DoddMusic By – Tom PettyPercussion – Brad Dutz, Phil Jones (3)Piano – Benmont TenchProducer – Jeff Lynne, Jimmy Iovine, Mike Campbell, Tom PettySaxophone – Joel Pesken*, Marty Krystall, Mike Turre*, Phil KenzieSynthesizer – Scott HumphreyTimpani – Jeff LynneTwelve-String Guitar [Electric] – Mike CampbellVocals – Tom PettyWords By – Tom Petty
4:12
2 Randy Travis Jingle Bell Rock
Acoustic Guitar – Dennis BudimirBacking Vocals – David Joyce, Donna Davidson, Randy Cranshaw, Susie Stevens*Bass – Leland SklarCoordinator [Production] – Julie LarsonDrums – Steve SchaefferElectric Guitar – Tim PierceMixed By – Erik ZoblerMusic By – James Booth*, Joseph Beal*Organ – Steve Lindsey (4)Pedal Steel Guitar – JayDee Maness*Percussion – Lenny CastroPiano – Jim CoxProducer – Richard PerrySynth – Greg MathiesonWords By – James Booth*, Joseph Beal*
3:59
3 Luther Vandross The Christmas Song
Arranged By – Jerry HeyBass – Neil StubenhausCoordinator [Production] – Adrienne Hough, Lesley Taminelli, Marsha BurnsDrums – Tal BergmanEngineer – Paul BrownGuitar – Doc PowellKeyboards – Randy Kurber*Mixed By – Paul BrownMusic By – Mel TorméProducer – Quincy JonesSaxophone – Gerald AlbrightWords By – Mel Tormé
4:27
4 Frank Sinatra & Cyndi Lauper Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Arranged By [Orchestra] – Axel StordahlBass – Charles Domanico*Conductor [Orchestra] – Suzie KatayamaContractor – Mike LangCopyist – Dwight MikkelsenDirected By [Orchestra] – Axel StordahlDrums – Sol GubinEngineer – Ed CherneyEngineer [Ms. Lauper's Vocals] – Frank FilipettiGuitar – Dennis Rudimir*Mixed By [Mr. Sinatra's Vocals] – Humberto GaticaPiano – Mike LangProducer – Phil KaffelRecorded By [Ms. Lauper's Vocals] – Frank FilipettiTechnician [Vocal Restoration] – Paul DeCarli, Scott HumphreyWritten-By – H. Gillespie*, J.F. Coots*
2:36
5 Boyz II Men The Birth Of Christ
Coordinator [Production] – Steve Cook (3)Engineer – J.E. Van Horne Jr.Mixed By – Jim "Jiff" HingerMusic By – Nathan Morris, Shawn Patrick Stockman*Producer – Nathan Morris, Shawn Patrick Stockman*Vocals – Michael McCary, Nathan Morris, Shawn Patrick Stockman*, Nanya Germaine Morris*Words By – Nathan Morris, Shawn Patrick Stockman*
2:46
6 Jon Bon Jovi Please Come Home For Christmas
Backing Vocals – Sir Harry Bowens*, Sweet Pea AtkinsonBass – Richard RuseCoordinator [Production] – Lesley TaminelliDrums – Gregg BissonetteEngineer – Obie O'Brien, Phil Kaffel, Thom PanunzioEngineer [Assistant] – Brian Schueble*Guitar – Don Felder, Tim PierceKeyboards – Benmont TenchMixed By – Mick GuzauskiMusic By – Charles BrownProducer – Jimmy IovineWords By – Charles Brown
2:53
7 Paul Young What Christmas Means To Me
Backing Vocals – Donald Ray Mitchell, Sir Harry Bowens*, Sweet Pea AtkinsonBass – Jervonny CollierCoordinator [Production] – Jane OppenheimerDrums – Buster MarburyEngineer – Steve Jackson (3)Guitar – Randy JacobsKeyboards – Tony PatlerMixed By – Ed CherneyMusic By – Allen Story, Anna Gaye*, George Gorde*Producer – Don WasSaxophone – David McMurrayTrumpet – Rayse BiggsWords By – Allen Story, Anna Gaye*, George Gorde*
2:52
8 Aretha Franklin O Christmas Tree
Arranged By – Aretha Franklin, Marty PaichBass – Arni Egelson*, Susan Raney*Conductor – Marty PaichContractor – Shari SutcliffeCoordinator [Production] – Shari SutcliffeCopyist – Jim Cowger, Suzie KatayamaEngineer – Al SchmittEngineer [Assistant] – Ken AllardyceMixed By – Al SchmittPercussion – Emil RichardsPiano – David PaichProducer – David Paich, Marty PaichRecorded By – Al SchmittRecorded By [Additional] – John JesselRecorded By [Vocal] – Mike AccapelliSynthesizer – Steve PorcaroWritten-By – Traditional
3:34
9 Ronnie Spector & Darlene Love Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree
Acoustic Guitar – Jon Bon JoviBacking Vocals – Darlene Love, Edna Wright, Melodye Perry*, Susie TallmanBass – Bob GlaubCoordinator [Production] – Lesley TaminelliDrums – Russ KunkelEngineer – Thom PanunzioEngineer [Assistant] – Randy WineGuitar – Danny KortchmarMixed By – Mick GuzauskiMusic By – Johnny MarksOrgan – Mitchell FroomPiano – Benmont TenchProducer – Danny Kortchmar, Jimmy IovineSaxophone – Mike Turre*Vocals – Darlene Love, Ronnie SpectorWords By – Johnny Marks
2:47
10 Michael Bolton White Christmas
Arranged By – Johnny Mandel, Randy WaldmanConductor [Orchestra] – Patty Zimetti*Engineer – Dave Reitzas*Engineer [Assistant] – Eric Rudd, Keith KresgeKeyboards – Randy WaldmanMixed By – Dave Reitzas*Producer – David Foster, Dave Reitzas*, Michael BoltonRecorded By [Orchestra] – Al SchmittWritten-By – Irving Berlin
3:38
11 Run-DMC Christmas Is
Coordinator [Production] – Erik BlamovilleDrums – Jason MizellEngineer – Norman Bullock, Troy HightowerInstruments – Jam Master J*Mixed By – Norman Bullock, Troy HightowerMusic By – Darryl McDaniels, Joseph SimmonsProducer – Jam Master J*, Larry Smith, Run-DMCWords By – Darryl McDaniels, Joseph Simmons
3:18
12 Extreme (2) Christmas Time Again
Backing Vocals – Nuno Bettencourt, Pat Badger, Paul GearyBass – Pat BadgerDrums – Paul GearyEngineer – Bob St. JohnGuitar – Nuno BettencourtKeyboards – Nuno BettencourtLead Vocals – Gary CheroneMixed By – Bob St. John, Nuno BettencourtProducer – Nuno BettencourtWritten-By – Gary Cherone, Nuno Bettencourt
5:07
13 Bonnie Raitt & Charles Brown Merry Christmas Baby
Bass – Ruth DaviesCoordinator [Production] – Lesley TaminelliDrums – Gaylord BirchEngineer [Assistant] – Tom SizeGuitar – Danny CaronMixed By – Ed CherneyMusic By – Johnny Moore (2), Lou BaxterPiano – Charles BrownProducer – Jimmy IovineSaxophone – Clifford SolomonTechnician [Studio Assistant] – Richard DuarteWords By – Johnny Moore (2), Lou Baxter
4:32
14 Tevin Campbell O Holy Night
Arranged By [Choir] – Jerry HeyArranged By [Choral] – Gene Page, JoAnn TominagaBass – Cliff HugoChoir – David Pack, Lynn Davis, Lynn Mabry, Ricoh Cymone, Rodney Saulsberry, Sharon CelaniConductor – Gene PageConductor [Choir] – Jerry HeyContractor [Choir] – Shari SutcliffeCoordinator [Production] – Lesley TaminelliDrums – John Robinson (2)Engineer – Mark ManciniEngineer [Assistant] – Greg GoldmanEngineer [Vocals] – Paul BrownExecutive-Producer [Vocals] – JoAnn TominagaHarp – Joanne Turovsky*Keyboards – Jon GilutinMixed By – Humberto GaticaPercussion – Gary ColemanProducer – Jimmy IovineProducer [Vocals] – Jerry HeyProgrammed By – Paul DeCarli, Scott HumphreySynthesizer – Bryce CranstonWritten-By – Traditional
2:45
15 Debbie Gibson Sleigh Ride
Acoustic Guitar – Robbie Blunt, Tim PierceBacking Vocals – Darlene Love, Edna Wright, Melodye Perry*Bass – Bob GlaubCoordinator [Production] – Lesley TaminelliDrums – Jody Cortez, Omar HakimElectric Guitar – Robbie Blunt, Tim PierceEngineer – Phil KaffelHorns – Beverly Dahlke-Smith, Chris Mostert, Greggory Smith*, Phil KenzieKeyboards – Jai WindingMixed By – Mick GuzauskiPercussion – Brad DutzProducer – Jai Winding, Jimmy Iovine, Omar HakimWritten-By – Leroy Anderson, Mitchell Parish
3:33
16 Vanessa Williams What Child Is This?
Arranged By – Fred McFarlane, Gerry E. BrownArranged By [Strings] – Jesse Levi*Bass – Ron CarterDrums – Duane "Cook" BroadnaxEngineer – Gary Tole, Gerry E. BrownEngineer [Assistant] – Andy Smith (15)Guitar – Nick MorochMixed By – Gary Tole, Gerry E. BrownPiano [Acoustic] – Fred McFarlaneProducer – Gerry E. Brown, Vanessa WilliamsProducer [Associate] – Rob Von ArxTrombone – Alex LodicoWritten-By – Traditional
4:08
17 Ann Wilson & Nancy Wilson (2) Blue Christmas
Backing Vocals – Ann Wilson, Nancy Wilson (2), Scott OlsenDouble Bass [Upright] – Steve Allen (27)Drums – Chris LeightonEngineer – Ed Brooks, Tod LemkuhlGuitar – Nancy Wilson (2), Scott OlsenKeyboards – Nancy Wilson (2), Scott OlsenMixed By – Ed Brooks, Tod LemkuhlMusic By – Billy Hayes, Jay JohnsonOther [Basso Profundo] – Tod LemkuhlPedal Steel Guitar – Terry LauberPiano – Nick Moore (5)Producer – Ann Wilson, Nancy Wilson (2), Scott OlsonVocals – Ann WilsonWords By – Billy Hayes, Jay Johnson
3:47
18 Wilson Phillips Silent Night
Coordinator [Production] – Jolie LevineDirected By [Technical] – Chris FogelEngineer – Francis BuckleyGuitar – Michael LandauKeyboards – Glen BallardMixed By – Francis BuckleyProducer [Track] – Glen BallardProducer [Vocals] – Carnie WilsonVocals – Carnie Wilson, Chynna Phillips, Wendy WilsonWritten-By – Traditional
3:02
19 Sinéad O'Connor I Believe In You
Acoustic Guitar – Charlie Mangold, Charlton PettusBass – David FinckCoordinator [Production] – Jill Dell'AbateDrums – Chris Parker (2)Engineer – Gary ChesterEngineer [Assistant] – Aaron Kropf, Tommy Civello, Yvonne YedibalianMixed By – Lolly GrodnerMusic By – Bob DylanOrchestrated By – Doug KatsarosPiano – Richard TeeProducer – Phil Ramone, Sinéad O'ConnorSlide Guitar – Charlie MangoldSynthesizer – Dave LeBolt*Words By – Bob Dylan
5:38

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Variant version of this release found in database pressed by PMDC, USA; this current release is pressed by UML

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Cat# Artist Title (Format) Label Cat# Country Year
31454 0003 2 Various A Very Special Christmas 2(CD, Album, Comp) A&M Records 31454 0003 2 US 1992 Sell This Version
540 003-4 Various A Very Special Christmas 2(Cass, Comp) A&M Records 540 003-4 Europe 1992 Sell This Version
31454 0003 2 Various A Very Special Christmas 2(CD, Album, Comp) A&M Records 31454 0003 2 US 1992 Sell This Version
540 003-1 Various A Very Special Christmas 2(2xLP, Comp, TP) A&M Records 540 003-1 Greece 1992 Sell This Version
POCM-1003 Various A Very Special Christmas 2(CD, Comp) A&M Records POCM-1003 Japan 1992 Sell This Version

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