Due out November 20
Sharon Jones And The Dap-Kings will provide a soulful soundtrack to the holidays this year with their new Christmas album ‘It’s A Holiday Soul Party’.
Due out November 20 on Daptone Records, the LP will feature covers of a number of festive favourites, like ‘White Christmas’, ‘Silent Night’ and ‘Please Come Home For Christmas’, as well the new song ‘Big Bulbs’ and the group’s previously-released holiday track ‘Ain’t No Chimneys In The Projects’. Click below to listen.
In addition to the new album, the Toronto International Film Festival just announced that documentary Miss Sharon Jones is set to premiere at event on Friday, September 11. Directed by Academy Award Winner Barbara Kopple, the piece follows Jones through her 2013 battle with cancer, and her return to the stage around the release of 2014 album ‘Give The People What They Want’.
‘It’s A Holiday Soul Party’ is Sharon Jones & The Dap-Kings’ first holiday record. It’s already available for pre-order and includes two instant grat tracks in ‘Big Bulbs’ and ‘Ain’t No Chimneys In The Projects’.
The ‘It’s A Holiday Soul Party’ tracklisting is:
8 Days (Of Hanukkah)
Ain’t No Chimneys In The Projects
Just Another Christmas Song
Please Come Home For Christmas
Funky Little Drummer Boy
World Of Love
God Rest Ye Merry Gents