Cherry Cherry Christmas

Album: A Cherry Cherry Christmas (2009)


  • This is the title track of Neil Diamond's third Christmas album. The song weaves into its lyrics a number of previous Diamond songs. The ones we spotted are:
    "Cherry Cherry"
    "Holly Holy"
    "Song Sung Blue"
    "Pretty Amazing Grace"
    "If You Know What I Mean"
    "I'm A Believer"
    "Red Red Wine"
    "Sweet Caroline"
    Diamond explained to The Daily Telegraph December 4, 2009: "I thought it might be fun, a little novelty, just to squeeze in a bunch of my familiar titles as part of the story. I thought it would be just fun and games, but it took me three or four months."

Comments: 2

  • Frank from Rochester, PaYou missed "Beautiful Noise", great song.
  • Dana from Greenwood, ScI just heard this song and was wondering what all it meant - it's a cute song!
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