- Released: September 25, 2001
- Label: Sbme Special Mkts.
Mojo (Publisher) - 1/02, p.100
"...unchanging, warm-as-slippers voice...fits the winter holidays like the smell of pine needles..."
- 1.Medley: Caroling, Caroling / The First Noel / Hark! The Herald Angels Sing
- 2.Love in a Home
- 3.The Christmas Symphony
- 4.There Is No Christmas Like a Home Christmas
- 5.Santa Claus Is Coming to Town
- 6.Christmas Dream
- 7.Christmas Eve
- 8.What Love Is Made Of
- 9.My Favorite Things
- 10.The Bells of St. Mary's
- 11.(There's No Place Like) Home for the Holidays
- 12.The Christmas Song
- 13.The Father of Girls
- 15.Medley (Here We Come A-Caroling / We Wish You a Merry Christmas)
- 16.All Through the Night
- 17.I Wish It Could Be Christmas Forever
- 18.Love Is Spreading Over the World
- 19.I Know What God Is
- 20.O Holy Night
- 21.The Story of the First Christmas
- 22.Ave Maria
Recorded between 1946 and 1982. Includes liner notes by George Townsend.
Digitally remastered by Bill Lacey and Mike Hartry.
Perry Como Christmas features the vocalist's soothing renditions of 22 songs of the season. Alongside holiday standards as "The Christmas Song," "O Holy Night," and "Santa Claus Is Coming to Town" are equally enjoyable but lesser-heard cuts including "I Wish It Could Be Christmas Forever," "The Christmas Symphony," and "There Is No Christmas Like a Home Christmas." Any fan of Perry Como will want to add this disc to their holiday collection. ~ Al Campbell