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A Very Special Christmas is the first in the A Very Special Christmas series of Christmas-themed compilation albums produced to benefit the Special Olympics. The album was released on October 12, 1987, and production was overseen by Jimmy Iovine for A&M Records. A Very Special Christmas has raised millions of dollars for the Special Olympics. The cover artwork was designed by Keith Haring.
On January 16, 1998, the album was certified quadruple platinum by the Recording Industry Association of America for shipment of four million copies in the United States.
As of November 2014, A Very Special Christmas is the 19th best-selling Christmas/holiday album in the United States during the SoundScan era of music sales tracking (March 1991 – present), having sold 2,520,000 copies according to SoundScan.
Santa Claus Is Coming To Town
Do You Hear What I Hear?
Merry Christmas Baby
Have Yourself A Merry Little Christmas
I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus
Christmas In Hollis
Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)
The Little Drummer Boy
Run Rudolph Run
I Wish Everyday Could Be Like Christmas
The Coventry Carol