Kem has announced plans to re-release his first holiday album, aptly titled What Christmas Means, later this month.
The crooner’s original project, which featured a duet with Ledisi on “Be Mine for Christmas,” has been reworked with four newly recorded bonus tracks, including “Jesus,” featuring Patti LaBelle and Ronald Isley.
The 14-track album will blend traditional holiday classics and original holiday songs co-written by Kem, his daughter Troi and Melanie Rutherford.
The deluxe edition of What Christmas Means will arrive in stores on October 29.
Here’s the track list for What Christmas Means:
“Glorify the King”
“What Christmas Means”
“A Christmas Song for You”
“Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas”
“Christmas Time Is Here”
“The Christmas Song”
“Be Mine for Christmas” featuring Ledisi
“Merry Christmas Baby”
“We Three Kings”
“Doo Wop Christmas (That’s What Christmas Is All About)”
“Jesus” featuring Patti LaBelle & Ronald Isley
“Home for Christmas”
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