Brad Paisley Plans an Early Christmas

Brad Paisley will release his first holiday album Oct. 10 on Arista Nashville. Brad Paisley Christmas includes classics like “Winter Wonderland,” “Silver Bells,” “I’ll Be Home for Christmas,” “Jingle Bells,” “Silent Night” and “Away in a Manger.” He also covers Buck Owens’ “Santa Looked a Lot Like Daddy” and offers a new, original song, “364 Days to Go.” Guests include Bill Anderson, George Jones and Little Jimmy Dickens, who have been billed on past Paisley albums as the Kung Pao Buckaroos. The album also features “Born on Christmas Day,” a track featuring vocals Paisley recorded at age 13 on the Jamboree USA radio show in Wheeling, W.Va. Paisley co-produced the album with Frank Rogers.