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– Song for the month of December 2015:
Bill Monroe & The Bluegrass Boys
“Christmas Time’s A’ Comin'”
Bill Monroe and the Bluegrass Boys on the Ralph Emery Show discussing and performing a classic Christmas song, “Christmas Time’s a Coming”. Dale Morris (fiddle), Blake Williams (banjo), Tater Tate (Bass), and Wayne Lewis (guitar).
“Christmas Time’s A-Comin’” is a Christmas Bluegrass standard written Bell Labs engineer Benjamin “Tex” Logan.
Christmas Time’s A’ Comin’ was originally recorded by Bill Monroe in 1951, the song was covered later on in 1994 by Country singer Sammy Kershaw’s self titled album. In 1995 & 1998 the song charted on Billboard’s Country Charts.