The Day After Thanksgiving

Album: Christmas Is Here (2013)

Songfacts®:

  • This is the lead track from Brandon Heath's first Christmas album. Heath ran in parallel with the record's release a tongue-in-cheek online campaign, which put forward the message that Christmas music and displays should be reserved for after Thanksgiving. This song explains his position.

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