Dusty Springfield Adds Holiday Merriment With Classic Christmas Release

dusty springfield cover crop 385x240 Dusty Springfield Adds Holiday Merriment With Classic Christmas ReleaseShe’s best known for work during the 1960s, when she released singles such as ” I Only Want To Be With You,” “You Don’t Have to Say You Love Me” and “Son of  a Preacher Man.” With a sensual and distinctive voice, nestled deep underneath her peroxide blonde beehive, [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Dusty Springfield[/lastfm] also proved with this album that she could bring a crisp, cool take on Christmas classics and holiday songs.Springfield, who grew up in North London, became known for her “soul as a white artist.” With the release of A Christmas Album, Springfield displays a successful blend of vocal energy and charisma with each holiday tune.Listen as Springfield sings a classic that made her a music icon!The first track, “Oh Holy Child,” offers a slow and reflective musical tribute to the Christ Child, a gentle and meditative reminder of the reason Christmas is celebrated.She continues with  the classic “Jingle Bells,” a simple yet sweet version, accompanied with gentle strums of what sounds like a banjo.Springfield rounds out the holiday album with eight light-hearted, holiday-swinging songs great for wrapping gifts, cleaning the home for the arrival of guests, or just working on a favorite hobby by the fireside.Check out a more “seasoned” Springfield for the holiday season, with The St. Paul’s Boy’s Choir![lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]Dusty Springfield[/lastfm] & [lastfm link_type=”artist_info”]The Springfields[/lastfm] “A Christmas Album” is released on The Island Def Jam Music Group.Track Listing:1.  Oh Holy Child2. Jingle Bells3. Bambino4. Star of Hope5. The Twelve Days of Christmas6. Mary’s Boy Child7. Away in a Manger8. We Wish You a Merry Christmas

dusty springfield cover 385 Dusty Springfield Adds Holiday Merriment With Classic Christmas ReleaseIf you like what you hear, check out [lastfm]Dusty Springfield[/lastfm]’s classic holiday disc A Christmas Album available now at iTunes.  


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