Elektra recording artist Christina Perri rings in the holiday season with today’s release of “a very merry perri Christmas (extra presents).” The special re-issue of her 2012 EP features two brand new covers of Christmas classics “Let It Snow” and “I’ll Be Home For Christmas.” “a very merry perri christmas (extra presents)” is available at all DSPs and streaming services now.
Produced by Perri’s longtime collaborator David Hodges, “a very merry perri christmas” includes renditions of some of Christina’s all-time favorite Christmas songs including The Carpenters’ “merry christmas darling,” Charles Brown’s “please come home for christmas,” and John & Yoko/Plastic Ono Band’s “Happy Xmas (War Is Over).” The now-eight song collection also features an original track – “something about December” – written by Perri and her brother Nick (see attached tracklisting).
1. something about december
2. merry christmas darling
3. please come home for christmas
4. ave maria
5. Happy Xmas (War Is Over)
6. have yourself a merry little christmas
7. let it snow
8. i’ll be home for christmas