Memphis to Manchester (Music)
With John Wendland
Thu Dec 19th 2013 7.00am–10.00am
Time zone: central
The Temptations “Santa Claus Is Coming to Town”
from 20th Century Masters - The Christmas Collection: The Best of The Temptations (Uni/Motown 2001) —1970 Motown recording.
Nick Lowe “Christmas Can't Be far Away”
from Quality Street - A Seasonal Selection for All The Family (Proper 2013) N —By far, the best Christmas release of 2013.
Brenda Lee “I'm Gonna Lasso Santa Claus”
from Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree: The Decca Recordings (MCA/Decca 1999) —1956 Decca single
Loretta Lynn “To Heck With Ole Santa Claus”
from 20th Century Masters - The Christmas Collection: The Best of Loretta Lynn (MCA NASHVILLE 2005) —1966 song written by Loretta Lynn.
Charlie Rich “Santa Claus's Daughter”
from It Ain't Gonna Be That Way: The Complete Smash Sessions (Ace 2011) —Recorded in 1965.
Kim Weston “Wish You A Merry Christmas”
from 20th Century Masters - The Christmas Collection: The Best of Motown Christmas (Universal 2003) —Written by Mickey Stevenson and Kim Weston.
Thurl Ravenscroft “You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch”
from You're A Mean One, Mr. Grinch with Classic Dialogue (Mercury 1997)