Music from the US – The Pentatonix

Pentatonix is a five-member a cappella group. consisting of Mitch Grassi (tenor), Scott Hoying (baritone), Avi Kaplan (bass), Kirstie Maldonado (mezzo-soprano) and Kevin Olusola (beatbox), originally from Arlington, Texas, USA.

Each year they publish at least one christmas song cover , this one is a new one from 2013 “Little Drummer Boy ” do you know the stoy behind ??

Little Drummer Boy (“The Little Drummer”) is an American Christmas song. It tells the story of a poor boy who can not afford it  to make a gift to the newborn Jesus  and thus plays with the consent of the Virgin Mary for him on his drum. Miraculously, the newborn seems to understand and smiles at him gratefully.

Christmas Songs: Music from the US – James Apollo

James Apollo, born in 1984, is an US-american singer from Arkansas. Listen to his nice christmas song “Ho Ho, Ho Hum”:

Christmas songs: Music from Portugal – Luísa Sobral

Merry Christmas to all of you and thank you for enjoying the Portuguese music.

In portuguese :-)

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And now, Luisa Maria Vilar Braamcamp Sobral (18 September 1987) is an Portuguese singer and songwriter. Her recent Christmas song: “Natal Mais Uma Vez”

Christmas Songs: Music from Africa – The Seraph Choir

The Seraph Choir is an african men choir. Their african christmas song “Us a Child is Born”, is really ncie!

Christmas Songs: Music from Ghana – Richie & OJ Blaq

Richie & OJ Blaq are music duo from Ghana. Their african christmas songs album ‘An Afropolitan Christmas’ is really great, so I thought, I’d introduce you into the african x-mas song “Afehyia Pa”