Lakeshore Records is very pleased to release the soundtrack to A Merry Friggin’ Christmas, starring Joel McHale, Lauren Graham, Clark Duke, Oliver Platt, Wendi McClendon-Covey, Tim Heidecker, Candice Bergen and Robin Williams – in theaters (check show times) and on VOD (pre-order it on iTunes) November 7! The soundtrack features music by Grammy winner Rufus Wainwright, who kicks off the album with a 55-piece orchestra; Wainright also contributes the new soon-to-be classic “Christmas is for Kids.” Ben Kweller has two tracks on the album, the original song “Try to Love (Joy to the World)” and a new version of “Here Comes Santa Claus (Right Down Santa Claus Lane).”
Other original songs on the album include “Going Home For Christmas” by The Belle Brigade, “It’s Christmastime I Know (Ho, Ho, Ho)” by Ryan Culwell, “Santa Will Be Flying Over the Moon” by Anna Su, “Best Time of the Year” by Alex Rhodes, and “The Weather Outside” by Spencer Shapeero. Other new songs include “Up on the Housetop” by California Feetwarmers, “Jingle Bells” by Chuck Meade, and FM Radio’s “More Than I Wished For.” See track listings below for more.
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A Merry Friggin’ Christmas (Original Motion Picture Soundtrack)
01. It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year – Rufus Wainwright
02. Going Home This Christmas – The Belle Brigade feat. Samantha Sidley
03. Jingle Bells – Chuck Mead
04. Here Comes Santa Claus (Right Down Santa Claus Lane) – Ben Kweller
05. Up on the Housetop – The California Feetwarmers
06. Silent Night – Aaron Tippin
07. It’s Christmastime, I Know (Ho Ho Ho) – Ryan Culwell
08. The Weather Outside – Spencer Shapeero
09. More Than I Wished For – FM Radio
10. Try To Love (Joy To The World) – Ben Kweller
11. Best Time of Year – Alex Rhodes
12. Santa Will Be Flying Over the Moon – Anna Su
13. Gentle, Mary Laid Her Child – John Isaac Watters feat. Alex Rhodes
14. Christmas is for Kids – Rufus Wainwright
Preview over a minute of song from each track on iTunes!
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