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Booker T. & The MG'S - In The Christmas Spirit FLAC album


Performer: Booker T. & The MG'S
Genre: Jazz / Soul and Funk music / Pop music
Title: In The Christmas Spirit
Country: US
Released: 1967
Style: Rhythm & Blues
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Complete your Booker T. & The MG's collection.

The MG's is a 1973 album recorded by the MG's for Stax Records, but by 1973, leader/keyboardist Booker T. Jones and guitarist Steve Cropper were both estranged from Stax and residing full-time in Los Angeles, so remaining members Donald "Duck" Dunn and Al Jackson, Jr. recruited Bobby Manuel and Carson Whitsett to replace Cropper and Jones respectively. Billed as "The MG's" since Jones was not involved with the project, the group released two singles, "Sugar Cane" and "Neck Bone"

In the Christmas Spirit is the fourth album by the R&B/Soul band Booker T. & the . s, released in November 1966. The album features instrumental versions of traditional Christmas carols and songs. Side one. "Jingle Bells" (James Lord Pierpont). Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" (J. Fred Coots, Haven Gillespie). Winter Wonderland" (Felix Bernard, Dick Smith). White Christmas" (Irving Berlin). The Christmas Song" (Mel Tormé, Robert Wells). Silver Bells" (Ray Evans, Jay Livingston).

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Album · 1966 · 12 Songs. In the Christmas Spirit Booker T. Listen on Apple Music. The Best of Booker T. & the MGs (Remastered). Stax Remasters: McLemore Avenue.

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Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Jingle Bells
Arranged By – Booker T. & The MG’S*Written-By – Traditional
2:32
A2 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Written-By – Gillespie*, Coots*
2:25
A3 Winter Wonderland
Written-By – Smith*, Bernard*
2:05
A4 White Christmas
Written-By – Berlin*
2:59
A5 The Christmas Song
Written-By – Torme*, Wells*
3:15
A6 Silver Bells
Written-By – Livingston*, Evans*
2:28
B1 Merry Christmas Baby
Written-By – Moore*, Baxter*
3:10
B2 Blue Christmas
Written-By – Hayes*, Johnson*
3:06
B3 Sweet Little Jesus Boy
Written-By – MacGimsey*
2:47
B4 Silent Night
Arranged By – Booker T. & The MG’S*Written-By – Traditional
3:17
B5 We Three Kings
Written-By – Traditional
2:30
B6 We Wish You A Merry Christmas
Written-By – Traditional
2:30

Companies, etc.

  • Copyright (c) – Atlantic Recording Corporation
  • Distributed By – Atlantic Record Sales
  • Lacquer Cut At – Atlantic Studios
  • Mastered At – Longwear Plating
  • Pressed By – Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Terre Haute

Credits

  • Cover [Design] – Loring Eutemey
  • Liner Notes [Verse] – Deanie Catron
  • Musician – Al*, Booker*, Duck*, Steve*
  • Supervised By – Jim Stewart

Notes

Label variation: larger pressing ring.

Columbia Records Pressing Plant, Terre Haute large "T" etched in runouts.

Second pressing of this album, with different cover. Originally issued in 1966.

Barcode and Other Identifiers

  • Matrix / Runout (Side A label): STX-12465
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B label): STX-12466
  • Matrix / Runout (Side A runout etched): STX - 12465 - B LW AT T W
  • Matrix / Runout (Side B runout etched): STX - 12466 - B LW AT T W

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
S713 Booker T. & The MG's* In The Christmas Spirit ‎(LP, Album) Stax S713 US 1966
ATL 40 195 Booker T. & The MG's* In The Christmas Spirit ‎(LP, Album, RE) Atlantic ATL 40 195 Germany 1971
S713 Booker T. & The MG's* In The Christmas Spirit ‎(LP, Album) Stax S713 US 1967
7 82338-2, 82338-2 Booker T & The MG's In The Christmas Spirit ‎(CD, Album, RE) Atlantic, Atlantic 7 82338-2, 82338-2 US 1991
589013 Booker T & The MG's Soul Christmas ‎(LP, Album) Stax 589013 UK 1967

Tracklist Hide Credits

A1 Jingle Bells
Arranged By – Booker T. & The MG's*Written-By – Traditional
2:32
A2 Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Written-By – Gillespie*, Coots*
2:25
A3 Winter Wonderland
Written-By – Smith*, Bernard*
2:05
A4 White Christmas
Written-By – Berlin*
2:59
A5 The Christmas Song
Written-By – Torme*, Wells*
3:15
A6 Silver Bells
Written-By – Livingston*, Evans*
2:28
B1 Merry Christmas Baby
Written-By – Moore*, Baxter*
3:10
B2 Blue Christmas
Written-By – Hayes*, Johnson*
3:06
B3 Sweet Little Jesus Boy
Written-By – MacGimsey*
2:47
B4 Silent Night
Arranged By – Booker T & The MG'sWritten-By – Traditional
3:17
B5 We Three Kings
Written-By – Traditional
2:30
B6 We Wish You A Merry Christmas
Written-By – Traditional
2:30

Credits

  • Bass – Donald "Duck" Dunn
  • Drums – Al Jackson Jr.
  • Guitar – Steve Cropper
  • Organ – Booker T. Jones

Notes

Originally issued in 1966.

Other versions

Category Artist Title (Format) Label Category Country Year
S713 Booker T. & The MG's* In The Christmas Spirit ‎(LP, Album) Stax S713 US 1966
ATL 40 195 Booker T. & The MG's* In The Christmas Spirit ‎(LP, Album, RE) Atlantic ATL 40 195 Germany 1971
S713 Booker T. & The MG's* In The Christmas Spirit ‎(LP, Album) Stax S713 US 1967
7 82338-2, 82338-2 Booker T & The MG's In The Christmas Spirit ‎(CD, Album, RE) Atlantic, Atlantic 7 82338-2, 82338-2 US 1991
589013 Booker T & The MG's Soul Christmas ‎(LP, Album) Stax 589013 UK 1967