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Editors’ Notes

When it comes to country holiday albums, it's tough to top Pretty Paper. The key to its magic is that Willie doesn't put on any musical airs by splashing the tunes with orchestral arrangements. He keeps things stripped down to his regular band plus producer Booker T. Jones' unmistakable organ licks, which bring a dash of soul to the country Christmas vibe. Willie's jazz-informed phrasing makes even "Jingle Bells" sound new, and the self-penned title track stands right up alongside the album's other yuletide standards.

Customer Reviews

A holiday must!

I grew up listing to this album on reel to reel! It's just not christmas without this album! I'm was and am so exctied to find this album on iTunes! It's wonderful!

The best Christmas album.

My mom had this record on repeat the entire month of December. It's the only Christmas music I enjoy.

It's not Christmas without Willie.

As others have commented, this album was a holiday tradition for me. My dad kept the cassette tape in the same box as the tree decorations, and Christmas and Willie arrived together every year. I'm grown now, and I'm pleased to be able to share this music with my own daughter.

Biography

Born: April 30, 1933 in Fort Worth, TX

Genre: Country

Years Active: '50s, '60s, '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

As a songwriter and a performer, Willie Nelson played a vital role in post-rock & roll country music. Although he didn't become a star until the mid-'70s, Nelson spent the '60s writing songs that became hits for stars like Ray Price ("Night Life"), Patsy Cline ("Crazy"), Faron Young ("Hello Walls"), and Billy Walker ("Funny How Time Slips Away") as well as releasing a series of records on Liberty and RCA that earned him a small but devoted cult following. During the early '70s, Willie aligned himself...
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