Brad Paisley Christmas

Brad Paisley Christmas is the first Christmas album by American country music artist Brad Paisley. It was released on October 10, 2006, by Arista Nashville. His first album of Christmas music, features a mix of traditional Christmas songs and newly written songs. The track "Born on Christmas Day" was written by Paisley when he was thirteen years old, and the recording features elements from a recording Paisley made of the song in 1985. Also included is a cover of Buck Owens' "Santa Looked a Lot Like Daddy". Also included is "Kung Pao Buckaroo Holiday", a parody on political correctness.

Brad Paisley Christmas
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Studio album by
ReleasedOctober 10, 2006
RecordedMay-August 2006
GenreChristmas-country
Length45:41
LabelArista Nashville
ProducerFrank Rogers
Brad Paisley chronology
Time Well Wasted
(2005)
Brad Paisley Christmas
(2006)
5th Gear
(2007)
Professional ratings
Review scores
SourceRating
About.com5/5 stars[1]
Allmusic4.5/5 stars[2]
Entertainment WeeklyB+[3]

Track listingEdit

No.TitleWriter(s)Length
1."Winter Wonderland"3:30
2."Santa Looked a Lot Like Daddy"4:14
3."I'll Be Home for Christmas"4:05
4."Away in a Manger"
  • James R. Murray
  • Dr. John McFarland
4:47
5."Penguin, James Penguin"3:18
6."364 Days to Go"
  • Paisley
  • Kevin Marcy
4:28
7."Jingle Bells" (instrumental)Traditional3:05
8."Silent Night"4:08
9."Born on Christmas Day"Paisley4:59
10."Silver Bells"4:09
11."Kung Pao Buckaroo Holiday" (featuring the Kung Pao Buckaroos)
  • Paisley
  • Rogers
5:23
12."Little Jimmy Dickens Outtake" (hidden track) 0:34
Total length:45:41

CreditsEdit

Additional creditsEdit

Chart performanceEdit

Chart (2006) Peak
position
U.S. Billboard Top Country Albums 8
U.S. Billboard 200 47
U.S. Billboard Top Holiday Albums 2

ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ Coleman, Kathy. "Brad Paisley - Brad Paisley Christmas". About.com. Retrieved July 3, 2013.
  2. ^ Erlewine, Stephen Thomas. "A Brad Paisley Christmas - Brad Paisley". Allmusic. Retrieved July 17, 2011.
  3. ^ Willman, Chris (December 1, 2006). "Got a Creche on You". Entertainment Weekly (909). Retrieved July 3, 2013.