On the seventh day of The Twelve Days of a Tony Bennett Christmas, the song of the day is “A Christmas Love Song.”
About This Song
Today’s song was written in 1988, with music by Johnny Mandel and lyrics by Alan and Marilyn Bergman. “A Christmas Love Song” is one the most beautiful recent Christmas songs written. In addition to Tony Bennett’s recording, it has been performed by many jazz and popular singers, including The Manhattan Transfer, Ann Hampton Calloway and Barbra Streisand.
About This Version
Tony Bennett recorded “A Christmas Love Song” for his 2008 album, A Swingin’ Christmas.
“A Christmas Love Song,” as well as A Swingin’ Christmas, is available from iTunes.