The Christmas Heart
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OFFICIALLY RELEASING NOV 4, 2022, THE CHRISTMAS HEART is the first holiday album from Billboard Top 10 American Roots artist Grant Maloy Smith. Featuring Grant's unique versions of eight classic Christmas songs, plus two new original songs. In this new work, Grant pushes beyond his familiar American Roots stylings into Gospel, Jazz and even the Caribbean genre.
Featuring THESE Top Players
Including Nashville's violinist Matt Combs (Loretta Lynn, John Hartford, Kacey Musgraves, Little Big Town), Pedal Steel player Mitchell Smithey (Ray Price, Lee Ann Rimes, TG Sheppard), percussionist Matthew Burgess (3 Doors Down, Brandi Carlile, Spencer Davis), saxophonist Thomas Hutchings (Artists Without Labels founder), Jazz guitarist Noshir Mody (Global Music Award winner), and background vocalists Kimberly Fleming and Kim Mont (Garth Brooks, Reba McEntire, Hank Williams, Jr.), and Grammy® nominated Judy Pancoast. The album was produced by Billboard Top 10 charting Grant Maloy Smith (2x Grammy® certificate awardee), then mixed and mastered by HMMA Award-winner Jeff Silverman (Rick Springfield, The Allmann Brothers, Stephen Bishop).
HEAR THE MUSIC
You can play any or all of the songs below (scroll down to the player)
DOWNLOAD THE MUSIC
If you would like to download them for radio play, you can do that with this Dropbox link:
STREAMING RELEASE DATES (Spotify, Apple, Amazon…)
Oct 12 - "Go Tell It On The Mountain"
Oct 21 - "O Holy Night"
Oct 21 - "The First Noel"
Nov 4 - All remaining songs
INTERVIEWS AND MORE
Please use the CHAT function built into this website to request Grant for interviews, and we will respond promptly.
You can also email publicist Fred Anderson at firstname.lastname@example.org
Grant wrote a blog about the making of this album, which you can read here.
LISTEN to the songs
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