I'll Be Home For Christmas.
I'll Be Home for Christmas" is a Christmas song written by the lyricist Kim Gannon and composer Walter Kent and recorded in 1943 by Bing Crosby, who scored a top ten hit with the song. Originally written to honor soldiers overseas who longed to be home at Christmas time, "I'll Be Home for Christmas" has since gone on to become a Christmas standard. The song is sung from the point of view of a soldier stationed overseas during World War II, writing a letter to his family
I’ll be home for Christmas You can count on me Please have snow and mistletoe And presents on the tree Christmas Eve will find me Where the lovelight gleams I’ll be home for Christmas If only in my dreams. Bing Crosby publicity photo, c. 1930s. Gannon and Kent couldn’t get any takers for the tune because people in the music business felt that the final line was too sad for all those separated from their loved ones in the military. Crosby agreed to record it after Gannon sang the song for him while the two were playing golf.
Bing Crosby originally recorded "I'll Be Home For Christmas" in 1943, based on a song written by Kim Gannon . One of these recordings was their cover of I'll Be Home For Christmas. They released the song on their second ever holiday album in 2016, a platinum release that peaked at No. 1 on the . he Carpenters "I'll Be Home For Christmas". Delivering a highly unique version of the Bing Crosby song, The Carpenters released the track in 1978 on their album Christmas Portrait. With Karen Carpenter's distinct vocals, the album also includes the band's best known Christmas song "Merry Christmas Darling. The album reached platinum status.
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Listen to music from Symphonette Society like Moon River, Moon River [From Breakfast at & more. Find the latest tracks, albums, and images from Symphonette Society. The Longines Symphonette was a pre-recorded classical music program broadcast nightly on many Mutual stations from 1943 to 1949. It then moved to CBS where it was heard Sundays at 2pm from 1949 to 1957. The initial conductor was Macklin Marrow, followed for most of the run by Michel Piastro, one-time concert master of the New York Philharmonic. Frank Knight was the program's announcer. The introductory theme was the final movement of Beethoven's 5th Symphony.
Jake Wilkinson (Jonathan Taylor Thomas), a self-centered college student, has one thing on his mind - get home for Christmas dinner or forfeit the vintage Porsche his father promised him. Just days before his deadline, Jake awakens in the California desert - stranded and penniless, wearing a Santa suit and white beard! Desperate to claim his gift, he flies, crawls, cons, races, bullies, and even sleighs his way east. But his nonstop mission turns into a nonstop comedy of errors as a multitude of colorful and offbeat strangers look to "Santa" for help and kindness