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What song would you be listening to if you heard the line, "You'll be doing alright with your Christmas of White"?
Blue Christmas - Jay Johnson and Billy Hayes wrote this famous Christmas carol. It was recorded first by Billy Tubbs in 1947 and then re-recorded by Elvis in 1957. It has since become a country Christmas classic.
Which Christmas carol says, "We all like figgy pudding"?
We Wish You a Merry Christmas - This is a very traditional British Christmas carol. The author remains unknown. The song is about the old tradition of carolers going from door to door and getting small gifts for their efforts, including the traditional Christmas dessert figgy pudding.
"Three Wise Men came from country far, to seek for a King was their intent," is a line from which famous Christmas carol?
The First Noel - The first published edition of this song appeared in 1823, in a book called 'Some Ancient Christmas Carols'. This carol comes from England and is believed to have been written in the 1600's.
Which Christmas carol would you be listening to if you heard the line - "The running of the deer"?
The Holly and the Ivy - The holly and Ivy have long been associated with Christmas. Both plants have been used to decorate British homes during the holiday season for hundreds of years. The author of this very old British carol is unknown.
Which carol was written by Jean de Brefeuf - A Huron Carol, Silent Night or White Christmas?
A Huron Carol - This carol is considered to be the first Canadian Christmas Carol. It was written by Jean to help the Natives understand the birth of Christ and Christmas. This song was composed in about the year 1626.
Which of these animals is not referred to in the Christmas carol "The Friendly Beasts" - Donkey, Horse or Cow?
Horse - This song is also referred to as The Animal Carol, The Gift of the Animals, and The donkey Carol. It has been recorded many different time throughout the years by many different artists includin
Do They Know It's Christmas Time? Was written to raise money for which crisis?
A famine in Ethiopia - In 1984, famine was claiming the lives of thousands in Ethiopia. Bob Geldof, of the Boomtown Rats, wanted to raise money to help the country. He gathered together some of the biggest names in England and Ireland and put together the super group Band Aid. The single was released in December of the same year and became one of the biggest selling singles of all time.
Which Christmas Carol was piped up to the crew of Gemini 7?
I'll Be Home for Christmas - The Gemini 7, launched in December 1965, was at the time the longest space flight in history. Astronauts James Lovell and Frank Borman told NASA they wanted to hear Bing Crosby's version of this Christmas Classic.
Adeste Rideles is better known as which Christmas carol?
O' Come All Ye Faithful - Adeste Fideles is the Latin name of the classic. It was written by John Wade. In 1841 the Reverend F. Oakley translated this beloved carol into English.
"The whole of world send back the song, Which now the angels sing" is a line from which Christmas carol?
It Came Across A Midnight Clear - This classic carol was written by the pastor of the Unitarian Church in Boston, Edmund Sears. It was first published in 1849 in the Christian Register.
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