White Christmas was written by Irving Berlin and has since been covered by various artists from The Drifters and Elvis Presley, to Taylor Swift and Lady Gaga.
The most renound version of the song is Bing Crosby’s version which is listed in the Guiness Book of World Records as being the best selling single of all time, selling in excess of 50 million records worldwide. I can’t imagine there’s many people out there who haven’t heard his version.
So, of course, we’re going to begin today’s advent with Bing’s version and quite frankly, with sales like that, he’s a hard act for anyone to follow.
The other two versions I wish to share are as follows…