Perry Como ~ Mr. Saturday Night!


Christ is Born

Words and Music by Monsignor Domenico Bartolucci
with English lyrics by Ray Charles
Roncom Music Company
Arranged and Conducted by Nick Perito
with The Ray Charles Singers
Produced by Andy Wiswell
Session 1 Recorded in Webster Hall, New York City
Recording Engineers: Ed Begley,  Ray Hall and Bob Simpson
Recording Time 2:50
Recorded July 9th ~ August 6th, 1968   ~   Matrix No. WPA1-5623 Take 17
Single release: RCA-45RPM-PB-10122-B
Single Flip Side: "Christmas Dream"
Japan Single release: RCA SS-2421 
Single Flip Side: "Christmas Dream"
Spain Single release: PB-10122-B
Single Flip Side: "Christmas Dream ( Sueño de Navidad )"
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "The Perry Como Christmas Album" LSP-4016 STEREO 1968
Album Re- issue: RCA-LP12 "The Perry Como Christmas Album" ANL1-1929 STEREO 1975
Album issue: Pure Gold-LP12 "Season's Greetings" CANADA KNL1-7045 STEREO 1976 
Album issue: Broadcast Set "William B. & Company" NARWOOD STEREO 293~296 1976
Album issue: RCA-LP12 "I Wish It Could Be Christmas Forever" AYL1-4526 STEREO 1982
Album issue: Box Set Bonus "Christmas With Perry Como" RD US STEREO RDA-144/A 1983
The Perry Como Christmas Album ~ 1968Season's Greetings Pure Gold ~ circa 1976William B. Williams ~ US Army Reserve 1976
I Wish It Could Be Christmas Forever ~ 1982Christmas With Perry Como ~ Reader's Digest 1983Christ Is BornChrist Is Born ~ Spain P/S

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