Only in America could two gentlemen of the Jewish persuasion and heritage have composed the songs that are the epitome of expression of the spirit of the consummate Christian holiday....And, only in America could these songs be made immortal by two gentlemen of significantly diverse racial, ethnic, and cultural background and heritage.

I'm speaking, of course, of Irving Berlin, Mel Torme, Nat "King" Cole, and Bing Crosby. These men of music are the embodiment of what it means to be American and in America at Christmas time....

The music speaks for itself....

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Comment by Jonathan Wolfman on December 20, 2018 at 3:21pm

The very best White Christmas version is by Clyde Mac Phatter & The Drifters.

https://youtu.be/KX0vYVPQY7U

Comment by Ron Powell on December 20, 2018 at 3:32pm

Clear l y the best version from the 'Doo wop' era:

Comment by Tom Cordle on December 20, 2018 at 6:17pm

Well, I certainly wouldn't compare us to any of the artists saluted above; but if I do say so myself, our band does a pretty decent job of White Christmas and The Christmas Song (I think I just twisted my back by patting myself too hard on it).

Comment by Robert B. James on December 20, 2018 at 10:16pm

I murder white Christmas at least four times a year. I just love that song...not a big fan of Christmas, but I love the music.

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