Jazziz - 12/95, p.27
"...Not only is this a deeply soulful, stylish, and sexy recording, but Waters offers some of the freshest Christmas charts I've heard in years..."
Personnel: Kim Waters (soprano & alto saxophones, piano, keyboards, drum programming, background vocals); Alex Simms (vocals); Allen Thomas (guitar); Moe Daniels (piano); James Waters (bass); Ron Palmer (drums).
Engineers: Arnold Geher, Adam Cooke, Mitchell Allen (all tracks).
Personnel: Kim Waters (soprano saxophone, alto saxophone, piano, keyboards, drum programming, background vocals); Alex Simms (vocals, background vocals); Allen Thomas (guitar); Moe Daniels (piano).
Audio Mixers: Jerry Lane; Arnold Geher.
Recording information: High Heel Studios.
Arranger: Kim Waters.
Home for Christmas features Kim Waters performing a variety of Christmas favorites. Featured songs include "The Christmas Song," "Christ Was Born on Christmas Day," "White Christmas," and "Silent Night," along with six others. Most of these songs are well-known and performed in a straightforward style. This collection should delight anyone looking for a plain holiday album who also appreciates Waters' style of music. ~ Jason Birchmeier