Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Vol. 3 Available December 11

      Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Vol. 3 Available December 11

Holiday Release Includes 4 Album-Exclusive Tracks

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2012

NEW YORK, Nov. 29, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --Columbia Records; 'Tis the season to
be jolly as the Glee cast releases Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Vol.
3, available Tuesday, December 11.  The album features timeless holiday
classics, including "Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas," "White
Christmas," and "Jingle Bell Rock." Six of the tracks recorded will be
included on the holiday themed episode of Glee, which airs Thursday, December
13, at 9:00 PM ET/PT on FOX. Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Vol. 3 will
also showcase 4 songs recorded exclusively for the release including "Joy To
The World" and "Silent Night" (see below for track-listing).

Kick off the holiday season with this week's all new "Thanksgiving"  Glee
episode, as some of the recent McKinley High graduates return to Lima, OH for
Thanksgiving break and volunteer to mentor the New Directioners. The
festivities continue as Rachel (Lea Michele) and Kurt (Chris Colfer) celebrate
a non-traditional holiday dinner in the Big Apple. This episode will feature
songs recently released on Glee: The Music Season 4, Volume 1, such as One
Direction's wildly popular "Live While We're Young" and Psy's dance anthem
"Gangnam Style." Glee airs Thursdays at 9:00PM ET/PT on FOX.

From the iconic "Don't Stop Believin'" to the pop phenomenon "Teenage Dream"
to the widely praised mash-up of Adele's "Rumour Has It" and "Someone Like
You," Glee has sold more than 49 million songs and over 12 million albums
worldwide. Glee scored three consecutive #1 releases with Glee: The Music, The
Power of Madonna, Glee: The Music, Volume 3 Showstoppers, and Glee: The Music,
Journey To Regionals. The RIAA has certified Glee: The Music, Volume 1 and
Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Platinum (sales in excess of 1 million
units) as well as Glee: The Music, Volume 2, Glee: The Music, Volume 3 and
Glee: The Music, Volume 4 Gold (sales in excess of 500,000 units).

The full track listing for Glee: The Music, The Christmas Album Vol. 3 is as

1.  Feliz Navidad, featuring Artie
2.  Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas, featuring Puck, Jake, Sam,
    Brittany, Blaine, Kurt, New Directions
3.  Hanukkah Oh Hanukkah, featuring Jake and Puck
4.  White Christmas, featuring Blaine & Kurt
5.  Jingle Bell Rock, featuring Sam
6.  The First Noel, featuring Marley
7.  I'll Be Home For Christmas, featuring Rachel*
8.  Silent Night, featuring Santana*
9.  Joy To The World, featuring Unique*
10. Happy Xmas, featuring Finn*
    *=bonus track (not in an episode)

Since its debut, GLEE has become a bona fide cultural phenomenon, received
prestigious honors including Golden Globe and Peabody Awards, covered music
ranging from Adele to "West Side Story," sold over 43 million songs, 12
million albums, 2.5 million DVDs and single-handedly made glee clubs cool
again. GLEE stars Lea Michele (Rachel), Cory Monteith (Finn), Amber Riley
(Mercedes), Chris Colfer (Kurt), Kevin McHale (Artie), Matthew Morrison (Will
Schuester), Jane Lynch (Sue Sylvester). Jenna Ushkowitz (Tina), Mark Salling
(Puck), Dianna Agron (Quinn), Naya Rivera (Santana), Heather Morris
(Brittany), Harry Shum, Jr. (Mike) and Darren Criss (Blaine) and remains a top
10 selling TV franchise. GLEE is produced by Ryan Murphy Television in
association with 20th Century Fox Television. Ryan Murphy, Brad Falchuk and
Ian Brennan are co-creators of the series. Murphy, Falchuk, Brennan and Dante
Di Loreto serve as executive producers. Become a fan of GLEE on Facebook at Follow the series on Twitter at and join the conversation at #Glee.

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important recordings in history. It is home to premier record labels
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Fox Broadcasting Company (FOX) is a unit of News Corporation and the leading
broadcast television network among Adults 18-49. FOX finished the 2011-2012
season at No. 1 in the key adult demographic for the eighth consecutive year –
a feat that has never been achieved in broadcast history – while continuing to
dominate all network competition in the more targeted Adults 18-34 and Teen
demographics. FOX airs 15 hours of primetime programming a week as well as
late-night entertainment programming, major sports and Sunday morning news.

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