The Nat King Cole Trio recorded "The Christmas Song (Merry Christmas to You)" back in and turned it into a Christmas classic. Like Bing Crosby's "White Christmas," Nat Cole's "The Christmas Song" stands as one of two or three pillars of holiday music. This collection of songs and. Unbeatable christmas songster, Nat King Cole is THE sound of a timeless christmas. His rich tones just conjure up the joyful, cosy ambience and warmth of. The Magic of Christmas is a album by Nat King Cole, arranged and conducted by Ralph Carmichael. This was Cole's only complete album of Christmas songs. Originally done for The Nat King Cole Story (a LP devoted to stereo re-recordings of Cole's earlier hits), this recording. View credits, reviews, tracks and shop for the Vinyl release of "Nat King Cole's Christmas Song" on Discogs. He's best known for his soft baritone voice and for singles like "The Christmas Song," "Mona Lisa" and "Nature Boy." Who Was Nat King Cole? Nat King Cole was an. This song is often known by its first line, "Chestnuts roasting on an open fire," as "The Christmas Song" doesn't appear in the lyric. · Here's the story of how. Nat "King" Cole's music was laidback and mellow, but his impact on the music world was jazz instrumentals, foreign language songs, Christmas carols. A virtual duet with John Legend is the first release from 'A Sentimental Christmas with Nat “King” Cole and Friends: Cole Classics.