World Christmas [Capitol] ()

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World Christmas [Capitol] - Various Artists
Track Listing
  1. Angels We Have Heard on High
  2. We Three Kings
  3. Go Tell It on the Mountain
  4. Oh Holy Night (Zan Vevede)
  5. Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
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  1. Angels We Have Heard on High
  2. We Three Kings
  3. Go Tell It on the Mountain
  4. Oh Holy Night (Zan Vevede)
  5. Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
  6. Natal Cesaria Evora
  7. Ave Maria
  8. We Wish You a Merry Christmas/Rhumba Navidene
  9. Boas Festas
  10. Cascabel (Jingle Bells)
  11. The Twelve Days of Christmas
  12. God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen
  13. Navidad
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With a lineup that includes Papa Wemba, Angelique Kidjo, Cearia Evora, Zakir Hussain, Yomo Toro, and the Gipsy Kings, World Christmas certainly gives the impression of broad international diversity. However...the set of mostly traditional seasonal tunes has more mainstream conventional Western jazz backing of Bob Berg, Jim Beard, John Scofield, Marcus Miller, Joshua Redman and ambient group Deep Forest. Still above average on the distinctiveness scale -- Kidjo's voice percussion on "Zan Vevede (O Holy Night)" is especially ...

World Christmas [Capitol] 1996, Metro Blue

UPC: 724383692828

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