If you are planning to be home, you probably should have already headed out

“I’ll Be Home for Christmas,” by Walter Kent, Kim Gannon, and Buck Ram, sung by Lady Antebellum:


Video by Lady Antebellum

And an acoustic cover of “I’ll by Home for Christmas,” sung by Jason and Michael Castro:


Video by Jason Castro (Okay, yes, the stache is unfortunate.)

The song, wistful and haunting, first recorded in 1943, was an instant hit, resonating strongly with soldiers at the front during WWII as well as with their families. It still speaks to those who can’t be with their loved ones during the holidays (or indeed at any time).

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For those trying to fly somewhere this week…

“I’ll Be Home for Christmas,” by Walter Kent, Kim Gannon, and Buck Ram, sung by Kristin Chenoweth:


Video by Kristin Chenoweth

And an acoustic cover of “I’ll by Home for Christmas,” sung by the Jason and Michael Castro:


Video by Jason Castro
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It’s Christmas Eve Eve, right? Never fear…

“I’ll Be Home for Christmas” by Walter Kent, Kim Gannon, and Buck Ram, sung by Kristin Chenoweth:


Video by Kristin Chenoweth

And sung by the Castro Brothers:


Video by Jason Castro

 

Also, since Chanukah is still ongoing (eighth night!)…”Light Up the Night” by the Ein Prat Fountainheads:


Video by einpratfountainheads

And lastly…

(because I am running out of Friday)…

Sarah McLachlan singing “I’ll Be Home for Christmas”, by Walter Kent and Kim Gannon/Buck Ram:

Now, as no doubt some of you have noticed, there was a theme to my holiday music offerings. In case you want to guess first, I’ve explained it after the jump.

Have a wonderful holiday!

 

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