Holiday Track: Carpenters, “Merry Christmas, Darling”

This tune has become one of those persistent holiday tracks since its original release in 1970.  The tune has been remixed a handful of times, and Carpenters also performed it on television numerous times.  Thanks to our A&M Corner compadre Chris May, we present a clean version of an appearance on the Bruce Forsyth show in the UK.  Here it is:



And if you are more fond of the original 45rpm single mix from 1970, this one’s for you:


We have one more holiday track to share with you in a few hours!  Hope you enjoy!