On Monday, Arkansas's American Idol, Kris Allen, dropped his Christmas EP, "Waiting for Christmas."
It's got five holiday favorites, including "O Holy Night," "Holly Jolly Christmas," "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas," "The Christmas Song" and "White Christmas." That's a grip of Christmas songs right there.
You can get it on iTunes for $5. Here's a recommendation from iTunes user jmatt178: " Don't skip Holly Jolly Christmas — Kris's take on it is a hoot, it will make you laugh and dance. Kris has always done a great job on The Christmas Song, and this funky, laid-back arrangement is no exception."
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