“This Christmas”, an earthy cover of the Donny Hathaway classic, could have been recorded in the ’70s. It has a raw, live feel that will resonate deeply with fans of old school soul. This project raised a lot of eyebrows but if the rest of the David Foster-produced set is this good, Mary could prove us all wrong. Listen to your new favorite yuletide anthem after the jump.
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