God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen. God Rest You Merry, Gentlemen is an English traditional Christmas carol. It is in the Roxburghe Collection (iii. 452), and is listed as no. 394 in the Roud Folk Song Index. It is also known as Tidings of Comfort and Joy, and by variant incipits as Come All You Worthy Gentlemen; God Rest Ye Merry, Gentlemen; God Rest Ye, Merry Christians; or God Rest You Merry People All.
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It was swiftly followed by the exuberant "Youth of Today," the song that titled their debut album, which duly arrived in December. Never Gonna Give You Up," a lovely Techniques cover was spun off the set and into the Top 15 in February, while the simmering "Heartbreaker" brought the initial sprint of hits to an end, but still put the Youth back into the Top 45 that April
The Youth of Today is the first album from the British Jamaican reggae band Musical Youth, released in 1982. The album includes the UK hit "Pass the Dutchie" which also hit number 10 on the US Billboard Hot 100 chart. The album was released shortly after the success of "Pass the Dutchie", which is the album's opening song. The Youth of Today contains twelve reggae tracks, written by Freddie Waite and Musical Youth themselves, and produced by Peter Collins.
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Her version was co-opted into the melancholy Christmas single-anthem that is pro-getting drunk on apple wine. Judy Garland – "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas". If this isn’t on your Christmas playlist, it’s a tragedy. While Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas has been recorded more times than probably any of us can count, it’s the emotional Judy Garland version from Meet Me in St. Louis that stands above the rest. Barenaked Ladies & Sarah McLachlan – "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen/We Three Kings". Fun fact: Barenaked Ladies came out with a Christmas album. This Steve Allen-penned Christmas track has gotten a lot of play over the years, bur Satchmo's inaugural version still stands above the rest. Donny Hathaway – "This Christmas". The R&B legend's 1970 Yuletide tune is a lightly funky bounce that revels in the holiday season's possibility. The Kinks – "Father Christmas".
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The composer of God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen is unknown. There is record of it being sung within the Christian Church since the 15th century. The hymn was first put into print for the general public when William B. Sandy included a version of it in his publication Christmas Carols Ancient and Modern (1833). It was subsequently added to various hymnals and carol books. In 1843 Charles Dickens included the song in his famous novel A Christmas Carol at the first sound of 'God bless you merry, gentlemen, May nothing you dismay!" . Written by: Connie Ruth Christiansen.