White Christmas. (uncredited) Words and Music by Irving Berlin. Sung by Bing Crosby. Reprised during the finale by Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, Rosemary Clooney and Vera-Ellen (dubbed by Trudy Stevens) (uncredited) The Old Man. (uncredited) Music and Lyrics by Irving Berlin. Sung by Bing Crosby, Danny Kaye, and chorus.
· "The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas to You)" is a classic Christmas song written by Mel Tormé and Bob Wells in and was first recorded by The King Cole.
White Christmas is a Christmas song, first written by Irving Berlin. It was composed for the romantic holiday film Holiday Inn. Several artists have recorded covers of this album, and it is believed that this song has a total of 50 million copies around the world. The version sung by Bing Crosby is recognised as one of the world's best.
· He wrote "White Christmas" for a musical that eventually morphed into the movie Holiday Inn and ended up winning an Academy Award for the song. In , it was the title track of another Bing Crosby Christmas musical, White Christmas.
Steyn notes that "White Christmas" owes much of its enduring popularity to World War II, specifically the attack on Pearl Harbor that led to US involvement, because the song adopted a significance beyond the reaches of Hollywood: "Had America entered the war in Europe in , 'White Christmas' might have been just a hit-record from a so-so movie.
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