Adeli’s Music Blog

Holiday Divas

Posted in music by adeli on December 25, 2008

Vanessa Williams:
Mary Had A Baby/ Go Tell It On The Mountain

What Child Is This?

Gloria Estefan:

This Christmas

Silent Night/Noche De Paz

Mariah Carey:

All I Want For Christmas Is You

Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)

Christina Aguilera:

Christmas Time
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Ella Fitzgerald:

The Christmas Song

Elvis at Christmas

Posted in music by adeli on December 22, 2008

Here are some Elvis holiday classics:

Blue Christmas

If I Get Home On Christmas Day

Winter Wonderland

This year, RCA released Elvis Presley Christmas Duets, in which female country stars, such as Martina McBride, LeAnn Rimes, Wynonna Judd, Amy Grant, Anne Murray, and Sara Evans, sing along with Elvis on some of his holiday classics. They did a good job, and here are a few of them.

Elvis & Martina McBride – Blue Christmas

Elvis & Carie Underwood – I’ll Be Home For Christmas

Elvis & Amy Grant – White Christmas

Some of the ladies who had the honor to appear on this album.


Holiday Week Begins

Posted in music by adeli on December 19, 2008

My next few posts will focus on holiday music – old and new.

We’ll start with the old, but timeless, classics.

Dean Martin – Christmas Blues

Judy Garland – Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas

Burl Ives – Holly Jolly Christmas

Frank Sinatra – I Heard The Bells On Christmas Day

John Lennon (1940-1980)

Posted in music by adeli on December 8, 2008

Today marks the 28th anniversary of John Lennon’s death. Take a look at the following article about Lennon written by Lenny Kravitz: “The Immortals: The Greatest Artists of All Time“.

Below, a few of Lennon’s classics:



Nobody Told Me

Watching The Wheels

Jealous Guy

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On this day in 1957

Posted in music by adeli on December 1, 2008

On this day, December 1, in 1957, The Ed Sullivan Show unveiled two new acts: Sam Cooke and Buddy Holly & the Crickets.

Let’s take a look at these two legends.

Sam Cooke

You Send Me

A Change Is Gonna Come

Send Me Some Lovin’

Bring It On Home To Me

Cha Cha Cha (with Jackie Wilson)

Buddy Holly & the Crickets:

Peggy Sue

That’ll Be The Day

Good Rockin’ Tonight

Oh Boy