In addition to this track, A Merry Little Christmas
features the trio's version of five holiday favorites, including a rendition of "Silver Bells
." "We recorded all of this in July," Haywood recalled to Billboard
magazine, "so it was a little bit peculiar being in the studio in the middle of July in Nashville, Tennessee, 100 degrees outside, sweating, and doing a Christmas record. But we had a great time doing it. We had the studio all decorated... We brought everything we had from our houses and decorated and tried to get into the spirit. It was a fun experience."
Lady A isn't the first artist that needed to artificially re-create a winter scene to get in the Christmas spirit. Brenda Lee recorded her classic "Rockin' Around The Christmas Tree
" help from air conditioning.