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Playlist for Saturday, December 22, 2018

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Santa Claus is Back in Town / Elvis Presley / Elvis Christmas / RCA
  • Christmas Ain’t Christmas (Without the One You Love) / The O’Jays / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Collectables
  • Sleigh Ride / Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas / Verve
  • Christmas Night In Harlem / Louis Armstrong and His All-Stars / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Oh Happy Day / Aretha Franklin and Mavis Staples / Joy to the World / Sony BMG
  • Save Your Love For Me / Nancy Wilson and Cannonball Adderley / Nancy Wilson and Cannonball Adderley / Capitol
  • What Are You Doing New Year’s Eve? / Nancy Wilson with Gerald Wilson and His Orchestra / The Definitive American Songbook, A Vintage Christmas / Liberty
  • Happy Talk / Nancy Wilson and Cannonball Adderley / Nancy Wilson and Cannonball Adderley / Capitol
  • White Christmas / The Original Blind Boys / The Soul of Christmas, Vol. 1 / MALACO
  • A Not So Merry Christmas / Bobby Vee / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • This is Christmas / Ellis Marsalis / A Jazzy Wonderland / Columbia
  • Go Power at Christmas Time / James Brown / The Best of James Brown, The Christmas Collection / Polydor
  • It’s the Most Wonderful Time of the Year / Andy Williams / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas / Grover Washington, Jr. / Breath of Heaven, A Holiday Collection / Columbia

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Santa Baby / Eartha Kitt / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • I’ll Be Home for Christmas / Fats Domino / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Collectables
  • Santa Claus Wants Some Lovin’ / Tinsley Ellis / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • Moonlight In Vermont / Kate Smith / Kate Smith Christmas / Delta
  • My Favorite Things / Chicago / O Christmas Tree / Chicago
  • Blue Xmas (To Whom It May Concern) / Miles Davis / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Black Christmas / The Emotions / Christmas In Soulsville / Stax
  • Christmas Blues / Holly Cole / Jazz to the World / Blue Note
  • Caroling, Caroling / Manhattan Transfer / The Christmas Album / Columbia
  • Greensleeves / Kate Smith / Kate Smith Christmas / Delta
  • Holly Jolly Christmas / Burl Ives / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • It’s Christmas Time (Part 1) / James Brown / Santa’s Got A Brand New Bag / Rhino
  • It’s Beginning To Look A Lot Like Christmas / Perry Como and The Fontane Sisters / The Definitive American Songbook, A Vintage Christmas / Liberty
  • My Christmas Tree / The Supremes / The Best of The Supremes, The Christmas Collection / Motown
  • The Christmas Song / Fred Simon and Traut/Rodby / A Jazzy Wonderland / Columbia

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Feels Like Christmas / Al Green / Ultimate Soul Christmas / EMI
  • Let’s Make Christmas Merry, Baby / Amos Milburn / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • It’s Beginning to Look A Lot Like Christmas / Johnny Mathis / Winter Wonderland / Sony BMG
  • Dear Santa Claus (adult version) / Bobby Womack / The Best of Ultimate Soul Christmas / Capitol
  • Christmas on the Bayou / Lonnie Brooks / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • Jingle Bells / Count Basie / Yule Struttin’, A Blue Note Christmas / Blue Note
  • Twas the Night Before Christmas / Wynton Marsalis / Crescent City Christmas Card / Columbia
  • Santa Claus Is Comin’ To Town / The Dave Brubeck Quartet / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia
  • It’s The Most Wonderful Time of the Year / Johnny Mathis / Winter Wonderland / Sony BMG
  • Jingle Bells Jingle / The Platters / The Best of The Platters, The Christmas Collection / Mercury
  • God Bless the Child / Aretha Franklin / Joy to the World / Sony BMG
  • Happy Holiday/The Holiday Season / Manhattan Transfer / The Christmas Album / Columbia
  • Feliz Navidad / Tom Scott / GRP Christmas Collection, Vol III / GRP

Playlist for Saturday, December 15, 2018

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Be-Bop Santa Claus / Babs Gonzales / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Children’s Christmas Song / The Supremes / The Best of The Supremes, The Christmas Collection / Motown
  • It’s Beginning to Look a Lot Like Christmas / Bing Crosby / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • Everyone’s A Kid At Christmas Time / Stevie Wonder / The Best of Stevie Wonder, The Christmas Collection / Motown
  • Here Comes Santa Claus / Gene Autry / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • Merry Christmas Baby / Charles Brown / Charles Brown’s Cool Christmas Blues / Bullseye Blues
  • Kissin’ by the Mistletoe / Aretha Franklin / Joy to the World / Sony BMG
  • Let’s Make Christmas Mean Something This Year, Parts 1&2 / James Brown / The Best of James Brown, The Christmas Collection / Polydor
  • Jingle Bell Rock / The Platters / The Best of The Platters, The Christmas Collection / Mercury
  • Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow! / Lena Horne / Ultimate Soul Christmas / EMI
  • Recipe for Love / The Ronettes / The Early Years 1961-62 / Rhino
  • Little Saint Nick / The Beach Boys / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Holly Leaves and Christmas Trees / Elvis Presley / Elvis Christmas / RCA
  • Santa Claus Is Coming To Town / The Pointer Sisters / A Very Special Christmas / A&M
  • My Favorite Things/We Three Kings of Orient Are / Larry Carlton / Christmas At My House / MCA

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • On A Snowy Christmas Night / Elvis Presley / Elvis Christmas / RCA
  • Winter Wonderland / Aretha Franklin / Joy to the World / Sony BMG
  • Back Door Santa / Bon Jovi / A Very Special Christmas / A&M
  • One Parent Christmas / Saffire, The Uppity Blues Women / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • Rockin’ Around the Christmas Tree / Bill Haley and The Comets / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Pretty Paper / Roy Orbison / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • Run Rudolph Run / Chuck Berry / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Collectables
  • Please Come Home for Christmas / Charles Brown / Cool Christmas Blues / Bullseye Blues
  • Christmas Celebration / B.B. King / Even Santa Gets the Blues / Pointblank Classic Records
  • Silver Bells / Bebe and CeCe Winans / Ultimate Soul Christmas / EMI
  • Jingle Bells / Gisele MacKenzie with The Ray Charles Orchestra and Chorus / Stars of Christmas / Sony
  • The Happy Elf / Harry Connick, Jr. / Harry for the Holidays / Columbia
  • Frosty the Snowman / Harry Connick, Jr. / Harry for the Holidays / Columbia
  • That’s What I Want for Christmas / Nancy Wilson / The Best of Ultimate Soul Christmas / Capitol
  • The Christmas Song (instrumental) / Larry Carlton / Christmas At My House / MCA

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Deck the Halls with Boogie Woogie / Katie Webster / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • You’re All I Want for Christmas / Brook Benton / The Soul of Christmas, Vol. 2 / MALACO
  • O Christmas Tree / The Impressions / A Soulful Christmas / LaserLight
  • Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas / Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas / Verve
  • Louisiana Christmas Day / Aaron Neville / Aaron Neville’s Soulful Christmas / A&M
  • I’m Your Santa / Lil’ Ed and The Blues Imperials / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • Merry Christmas Baby / Lionel Hampton and His Orchestra / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Vauncing Chimes / Bobby Watson and Horizon / Yule Struttin’, A Blue Note Christmas / Blue Note
  • Deck Us All with Boston Charlie / Lambert, Hendricks and Ross / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • There’s No Place Like Home for the Holidays / Perry Como and The Ray Charles Singers / The Definitive American Songbook, A Vintage Christmas / Liberty
  • What Christmas Means To Me / Stevie Wonder / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Collectables
  • Tit for Tat Ain’t No Taking Back / James Brown / The Best of James Brown, The Christmas Collection / Polydor
  • Have A Holly Jolly Christmas / Johnny Mathis / Winter Wonderland / Sony BMG
  • Sleigh Ride / Eddie Daniels / A GRP Christmas Collection / GRP
  • White Christmas / Lee Ritenour / A GRP Christmas Collection / GRP

Playlist for Saturday, December 8, 2018

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Lover’s Holiday / Peggy Scott and Jo Jo Benson / Beach Music Anthology / Ripete
  • Green Eyes / The Ravens / Beach Music Anthology, Vol. 1 / Ripete
  • I Want Elvis for Christmas / The Holly Twins with Eddie Cochran / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Dedicated To The One I Love / The “5” Royales / Soul and Swagger, The Complete “5” Royales 1951-1967 / Rock Beat
  • Christmas Comes But Once A Year / Albert King / Christmas In Soulsville / Stax
  • Proud Mary / Ike and Tina Turner / We Are Family, Classic Soul Groups / Time Life
  • Got To Get You Off My Mind / Solomon Burke / Soul Spectacular! / Rhino
  • Corrine Corrina / Big Joe Turner / Atlantic Rhythm and Blues, 1947-1974 / Atlantic
  • You’re All I Want for Christmas / Brook Benton / The Soul of Christmas, Vol. 2 / MALACO
  • Rudolph, The Red-Nosed Reindeer / Ella Fitzgerald / Ella Wishes You A Swinging Christmas / Verve
  • Teach Me Tonight / Al Jarreau / Breakin’ Away / Warner Brothers
  • Boogie Woogie Santa Claus / Charles Brown / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting on an Open Fire) / Carmen McRae / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia
  • I Wonder As I Wonder / Grover Washington, Jr. / Breath of Heaven, A Holiday Collection / Columbia

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Sleigh Ride / James Brown / R&B Soul Christmas / Direct Source
  • I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus / John Cougar Mellencamp / A Very Special Christmas / A&M
  • This Time of the Year / Ray Charles / The Spirit of Christmas / Columbia
  • White Christmas / The Four Tops featuring Aretha Franklin / The Best of the Four Tops, The Christmas Collection / Motown
  • Slow Hand / Pointer Sisters / We Are Family, Classic Soul Groups / Time Life
  • I Want to Come Home for Christmas / Marvin Gaye / A Season of Soul, A Classic R&B Christmas / Universal
  • Don’t Cry No More / Bobby Bland / Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 – The Duke Recordings / MCA
  • Dig That Crazy Santa Claus / Oscar McLollie and His Honey Jumpers / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • God Red Ye Merry, Gentlemen / Paquito D’Rivera / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia
  • Five Pound Box of Money / Pearl Bailey / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • I’ll Be Your Santa Baby / Rufus Thomas / Christmas In Soulsville / Stax
  • Christmas / Clarence “Gatemouth” Brown / The Alligator Records Christmas Collection / Alligator
  • Walkin’ Blues / Eric Clapton / Unplugged / Reprise
  • I’ll Be Home for Christmas/Sleigh Ride / Eliane Elias / Yule Struttin’, A Blue Note Christmas / Blue Note

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Baby, It’s Cold Outside / Dianne Reeves and Lou Rawls / Jazz to the World / Blue Note
  • Santa Claus Go Straight to the Ghetto / James Brown / The Best of James Brown, The Christmas Collection / Polydor
  • Save Me / Aretha Franklin / 30 Greatest Hits / Atlantic
  • Frosty the Snowman / Johnny Mathis / Winter Wonderland / Sony BMG
  • What Christmas Means To Me / Stevie Wonder / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Collectables
  • Basin Street Blues / The Mills Brothers / The Mills Brothers’ Great Hits / MCA
  • Oh Tannenbaum / Wynton Marsalis / Crescent City Christmas Card / Columbia
  • Lay Down Sally / Eric Clapton / Casey Kasem presents America’s Top Ten Hits 1970s, The Singer/Songwriters / Top Sail
  • Sleigh Ride / Three Degrees / Soulful Christmas / Music of Your Life
  • Sunny / Bobby Hebb / Rhythm and Blues 1966 / Time Life
  • Christmas Everyday / Smokey Robinson and The Miracles / The Best of Smokey Robinson and The Miracles, The Christmas Collection / Motown
  • That Makes Christmas Day / Rufus and Carla Thomas / Christmas In Soulsville / Stax
  • I’ll Be Home for Christmas / The Stylistics / Ultimate Soul Christmas / EMI
  • Santa Done Got Hip / The Marquees / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Little Saint Nick / The Beach Boys / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Can This Be Christmas / The Falcons / Street Corner St. Nicks, A Doo Wop Christmas / Rhino
  • Santa Claus Is Coming To Town / Dave Valentin / A GRP Christmas Collection / GRP

Playlist for Saturday, December 1, 2018

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • One Fine Day / The Chiffons / One Fine Day and Other Favorites / CEMA
  • There Goes My Baby / The Drifters / Rites of Rhythm and Blues, Vol. 2 / Motown
  • It’s In His Kiss (The Shoop Shoop Song) / Betty Everett / Greatest Hits / KRB
  • You Don’t Know Like I Know / Sam and Dave / Soul Man and Other Hits / Rhino
  • I Can’t Help Myself / The Four Tops / Motown Legends, Vol. 1 / CSG Music
  • I Could Never Love Another (After Loving You) / The Temptations / The Temptations’ Number 1s / Motown
  • Mr. Lee / The Pointer Sisters / Rock, Rhythm and Blues / Warner Brothers
  • Winter Wonderland / Booker T and the MGs / Christmas In Soulsville / Stax
  • Papa-Oom-Mow-Mow / The Rivingtons / Glory Days Of Rock N’ Roll, Doo-Wop-Golden Classics / Time Life
  • The Happening / Diana Ross and The Supremes / Greatest Hits / Duchese
  • Every Day Will Be Like A Holiday / William Bell / Beg, Scream and Shout! / Rhino
  • Cool Yule / Louis Armstrong and The Commanders / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • The Boy from New York City / The Ad Libs / Wonder Women, The History of the Girl Group Sound / Rhino
  • Don’t Mess With Bill / The Marvelettes / Best Of Soul, When A Man Loves A Woman / Madacy
  • Give Love On Christmas Day / The Jackson Five / Ultimate Christmas Album, Vol. 2 / Collectables
  • Go Tell It on the Mountain / Yellowjackets / GRP Christmas Collection, Vol 3 / GRP

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Christmas Celebration / B.B. King / Even Santa Gets the Blues / Pointblank Classic Records
  • Starting All Over Again / Mel and Tim / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Stax
  • The Letter / Joe Cocker / Sounds of the Seventies, 1970 / Time/Life Music
  • Blowing Away / The Fifth Dimension / The Definitive Collection / Arista
  • Whammer Jammer / The Legendary Rhythm and Blues Revue / Command Performance / Delta Groove
  • Precious, Precious / Isaac Hayes / The Very Best of Isaac Hayes / Stax
  • When You Dance / Billy Storm / Phil Spector’s Flips and Rarities / Phil Spector
  • We Wanna See Santa Do The Mambo / Big John Greer / Hipsters’ Holiday, Vocal Jazz and R&B Classics / Rhino
  • Everybody Dance Now / Soul City / Hipshaker / Goldmine
  • Don’t Cry No More / Bobby Bland / Greatest Hits, Vol. 1 – The Duke Recordings / MCA
  • She Shot A Hole In My Soul / Clifford Curry / Beach Music Anthology / Ripete
  • The Monkey / Dave Bartholomew / The Best of New Orleans Rhythm and Blues, Vol. 1 / Rhino
  • Play That Funky Music / Wild Cherry / Play That Funk / Collectables
  • Here I Am (Come and Take Me) / Seal / Soul / Warner Brothers
  • Jingle Bells / Duke Ellington / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • (It’s A) Happy Holiday / The Shells / Street Corner St. Nicks / Rhino
  • I’ve Got My Love To Keep Me Warm / The Mills Brothers / Street Corner St. Nicks / Rhino
  • Fannie Mae / Buster Brown / Beach Music Anthology / Ripete
  • Flip Flop And Fly / Big Joe Turner / Atlantic Rhythm and Blues, 1947-1974 / Atlantic
  • I Won’t Be the Fool Anymore / The Persuasions / Good News / Rounder
  • All I Have To Do Is Dream / The Everly Brothers / 20 Track Collection / Quality
  • Monster Holiday / Lon Chaney, Jr. / Legends of Christmas Past, A Rock n’ R&B Holliday Collection / EMI
  • Look in My Eyes / The Chantels / The Heart of Rock’n’Roll, 1961 / Time Life
  • Ain’t Got No Home / Clarence “Frogman” Henry / Four by Four, Vol. 4 / Stardust
  • It’s Your Thing / The Isley Brothers / We Are Family, Classic Soul Groups / Time Life
  • Beans and Corn Bread / Louis Jordan / Johnny Otis Presents The Best of R&B, Vol. 2 / LaserLight
  • I’ll Be Home For Christmas / The Platters / The Best of The Platters, The Christmas Collection / Mercury
  • What Christmas Means To Me / Stevie Wonder / The Ultimate Christmas Album / Collectables
  • We Are Family / Sister Sledge / We Are Family, Classic Soul Groups / Time Life
  • Stay / Maurice Williams / American Roots of the British Invasion / Varese Sarabande
  • Deck the Halls / Herbie Hancock / Jingle Bell Jazz / Columbia

Playlist for Saturday, November 24, 2018

title / artist / album / record label

Hour One – 8:00 p.m. Eastern

  • C’mon Everybody / Eddie Cochran / Somethin’ Else / Razor and Tie
  • Mama Didn’t Lie / Jan Bradley / Birth of Soul / Kent Soul
  • The Love I Lost / Harold Melvin and The Blue Notes / The Sound of Philadelphia, Gamble and Huff’s Greatest Hits / Philadelphia International/Legacy
  • The Day I Found Myself / Honey Cone / Go Girl! Soul Sisters Tellin’ It Like It Is / Rhino
  • I Want You Back / Jackson 5 / The Ultimate Collection / Motown
  • Some of Your Loving / Johnny Nash / Phil Spector’s Flips and Rarities / Phil Spector
  • Apples, Peaches, Pumpkin Pie / Mary Wells / Complete Jubilee Sessions / Sequel
  • Starting All Over Again / Mel and Tim / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Stax
  • Walk Away Renee / The Four Tops / The Definitive Collection / Motown
  • It’s All Right / The Impressions / Soul Spectacular! / Rhino
  • Hushabye / The Mystics / Glory Days Of Rock N’ Roll, Doo-Wop-Golden Classics / Time Life
  • If I Had A Choice / The Pearls / 60s Girl Groups / Warner Brothers
  • Back in My Arms Again / The Supremes / The Motown Box, Dancing in the Streets / Shout/Motown
  • Hippy Hippy Shake / Chan Romero / American Roots of the British Invasion / Varese Sarabande
  • (At) The End (Of A Rainbow) / Earl Grant / Senior Prom / Warner
  • Footin’ It / George Benson / Shape of Things to Come / A&M

Hour Two – 9:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Easier Said Than Done / The Essex / Early Girls, Vol. 1 / Ace
  • Sukiyaki / A Taste of Honey / Golden Honey / Capitol
  • Tangled Up In Blue / Ben Sidran / Dylan Different / Bonsai
  • Too Late to Turn Back Now / Cornelius Brothers and Sister Rose / Body + Soul the 70s, Lovin’ You / Time Life
  • You Should Be Dancing / Bee Gees / The Ultimate Bee Gees / Reprise
  • Then He Kissed Me / The Crystals / 70 Ounces of Rock and Gold / Compose
  • Hot Child in the City / Nick Gilder / 70s Music Explosion, Boogie Fever / Time Life
  • Miracles / Jefferson Starship / 70s Music Explosion, Fire / Time Life
  • Tainted Love / Gloria Jones / Beg, Scream and Shout! / Rhino
  • Come Back My Love / The Wrens / Doo-Wop Dreams, Legends of Doo-Wop / Dynamic Nostalgia
  • Five O’clock World / The Vogues / I Love Rock and Roll / Priority
  • Un-Break My Heart / Toni Braxton / Ultimate Divas / Arista
  • I Was Made to Love Her / Stevie Wonder / The Best of Stevie Wonder, The Millennium Collection / Motown
  • At Last / Lou Rawls with Dianne Reeves / At Last / Blue Note
  • Take Five (Take Another Five) / Grover Washington, Jr. / I Like Jazz Two! / Columbia

Hour Three – 10:00 p.m. Eastern

  • Be-Bop-A-Lula / Gene Vincent / Happy Days 50s and 60s / Madacy
  • Reunited / Peaches and Herb / At Their Best / PolyGram
  • Ain’t No Mountain High Enough / Marvin Gaye and Tammi Terrell / The Motown Box, Reflections / Shout/Motown
  • Tramp / Otis Redding and Carla Thomas / Stax 50th Anniversary Celebration / Stax
  • River Deep Mountain High / Ike and Tina Turner / Mastercuts: Funk / Mastercuts
  • Crazy / Patsy Cline / The Heart of Rock’n’Roll 1961 / Time Life
  • So Excited / B.B. King / Completely Well / Chess
  • Early in the Mornin’ / Cyndi Lauper, B.B. King, Allen Toussaint / Memphis Blues / Mercer Street Records
  • Hound Dog / Elvis Presley / Super Hits of the 50s / RhinoSweet Praline (When You’re So Far Away) / Jazz Crusaders featuring Dionne Warwick / Louisiana Hot Sauce / Sin Drome
  • Up for the Down Stroke / Parliament / Funk Classics The 70s / Rebound Records
  • Jambalaya / Jo-El Sonnier / Alligator Stomp, Vol. 2 – Cajun and Zydeco Classics / Rhino
  • Zydeco Boogaloo / Buckwheat Zydeco / Alligator Stomp, Vol. 2 – Cajun and Zydeco Classics / Rhino