Paul McCartney, Jimmy Fallon, Grace Potter, Lake Street Dive Included On New Holiday Album

first_imgIt may be a little early to start planning for the Holiday season, but a newly announced compilation album is getting music fans excited for a winter wonderland a couple months early. Today, Capitol Records announced their newest all-star holiday anthology album, Holiday’s RuleVol. 2, a follow-up to The first edition of Holiday’s Rule released in 2012.The album features a wide swath of incredible artists, beginning with a fresh studio recording of Sir Paul McCartney, late-night host Jimmy Fallon, and his house band, The Roots, collaborating on McCartney’s synth-and-jingle-bells Christmas classic, “Wonderful Christmastime.” The two have previously performed the song together along with The Roots on The Tonight Show, back in 2013. You can pre-order the album today to receive a pre-release stream or download of “Christmastime.”[Photo by Dana Edelson/NBC/NBCU Photo Bank via Getty Images]The musical star power on the holiday compilation continues with tracks from Lake Street Dive, Norah Jones, Grace Potter, Roseanne Cash, The Decemberists and moreThe sequel to the 2012 album features 16 new pop, rock, mariachi, jazz and folk holiday tunes by the likes of Norah Jones, Grace Potter, Roseanne Cash, The Decemberists, Judah & the Lion, Lake Street Dive and some up-and-coming acts, including Albin Lee Meldau, Barns Courtney, Calum Scott and Kandace Springs.The original 2012 volume featured songs from McCartney, fun., The Shins, Rufus Wainwright and Sharon Van Etten, The Civil Wars, Calexico, Andrew Bird, The Head and the Heart, Punch Brothers and others.You can get a pre-release stream or download of McCartney, Fallon, and The Roots’ “Christmastime” from Holiday’s Rule Vol. 2 when you pre-order the album todayCheck out the full track listing below:Holiday’s Rule Vol. 2 Official Track Listing:1. Paul McCartney, Jimmy Fallon and The Roots – “Wonderful Christmastime”2. Barns Courtney Feat. Lennon Stella – “Baby, It’s Cold Outside”3. Albin Lee Meldau – “All I Want For Christmas Is You”4. Calum Scott – “It’s Beginning To Look Like Christmas”5. Kandace Springs – “(Everybody’s Waitin For) The Man With The Bag”6. Norah Jones – “Peace (Live at the Sheen Center)”7. Grace Potter – “Christmas Moon”8. Rosanne Cash – “May Ev’ry Day Be Christmas”9. Judah & The Lion – “The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire)”10. The Decemberists – “Jesus Christ”11. Lake Street Dive – “I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas”12. Flor De Toloache – “That’s What I Want For Christmas”13. Vera Blue – “A Winter Romance”14. MUNA – “Pipes of Peace”15. US Girls – “Blue Christmas”16. Andrew McMahon – “What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve”[h/t – Billboard]last_img

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