This time of year, mainly due to the big number of requests from your side, we get to fill our Christmas song list with what was missing.
So today we chose for our article – the free This Christmas piano sheets, by Donny Hathaway.
Hathaway was an American artist, acting as a singer, songwriter and keyboardist, known as a "soul legend" since the main music genre he sang was soul.
Among his greatest songs, we can mention Where is the Love, The Closer I Get to You, A Song for You and many others.
Donny Hathaway sang R&B, gospel, jazz and soul music genres and he won one Grammy Award from four nominations and one posthumously Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award in 2019.
The free This Christmas piano sheet music was released by Donny Hathaway in December 1970, as a single, having the song Be There on its B-side.
The song was released through Atco Records and Audio Finishers Studio and it was also included in the 1968 compilation album named Soul Christmas, and revised in 1991 by Atco Records.
This Christmas gained popularity, was loved by the public and critics and became a modern and wonderful Christmas standard.
The song was reported to be the 30th most-performed holiday song of all time, and it is always present in our homes at this time of the year.
Because of its popularity, the song has been covered by many appreciated artists, such as Chris Brown, Lady Antebellum, Diana Ross, Jess Glynee and Mark Daniell.
This Christmas was written by Donny Hathaway and Nadine Theresa McKinnon, with the wonderful production of Don-Ric Enterprises and it has a length of 3:51 minutes in its original version.
Looking into its composition, This Christmas incorporates elements like bass, vocals, keyboard, electric guitar, drums, congas, sleigh bells, trombones and saxophone.
Let yourself enjoy This Christmas as you should, at your piano, near the fireplace and fill your home with the greatest spirit ever.