Latest vs. Greatest: cd reviews and countdown–festive edition!

The Quotable Sayak

The Quotable Sayak

The Quotable Sayak is a critic, contributor and coordinator of social media at SesayArts and student at Sesaya.

The Latest: 2016 Christmas Album Reviews:

Album: Tis The Season
Artist: Jordan Smith
Record Label: Republic Records
Release Date: October 28, 2016

Favourite Tracks:

  • “You’re A Mean One, Mr. Grinch”
  • “Santa Claus Is Coming To Town”
  • “Rockin’ Around The Christmas Tree”

Least Favourite Track: “Ave Maria” (featuring Maria Aleida)

Album: “A Pentatonix Christmas”
Artist: Pentatonix
Record Label: RCA Records
Release Date: October 21, 2016

Favourite Tracks:

  • “O Come All Ye Faithful”
  • “God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen”
  • “I’ll Be Home For Christmas”
  • “Up On The Housetop”
  • “The Christmas Sing-Along”
  • “Coldest Winter”

Least Favourite Track¬†(and this is relative because, overall, this album is strong): “Coventry Carol”

The Greatest: For the festive music adorer on your list, The Quotable Sayak counts down the top 5 Christmas albums from last 5 years:

5. Kylie Christmas (Kylie Minogue)

4. Christmas (Michael Buble)

3. CeeLo’s Magic Moment (CeeLo Green)

2. Wrapped in Red (Kelly Clarkson)

and…

  1. That’s Christmas to Me (Pentatonix)

Alerts:

  • Check back Wednesday for a new Cooking with Sayak video
  • Check back Saturday for the first of 2 Year-End List

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