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Fred Astaire - Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town Album
Fred Astaire - Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town Album
Performer: Fred Astaire
Title: Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town
Label: MGM Records
Country: US
Released: 1970
Style: Soundtrack, Theme, Story, Musical
Cat: SE 4732
Rating: 4.2/5
Format: MP3, FLAC, WMA
FLAC size: 1279 mb | MP3 size: 2662 mb | WMA size: 1740 mb
Genre: Kids / TV

1My World Is Beginning Today
2Put One Foot In Front Of The Other
3Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town (Finale)
4Be Prepared To Pay
5First Toymaker To The King (Reprise)
6Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town
7Christmas Overture
8What Better Way To Tell You
9First Toymaker To The King


CategoryArtistTitle (Format)LabelCategoryCountryYear
SE 4732Fred Astaire Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town ‎(LP, Promo)MGM RecordsSE 4732USUnknown


  • Composed By, Arranged By, Music ByMaury Laws
  • CoverMaurer Productions
  • DesignPaul Coker, Jr.
  • EngineerJim Harris, John Boyd
  • Lyrics ByHaven Gillespie (tracks: A1), Jules Bass
  • Music ByJ. Fred Coots (tracks: A1)
  • PresenterArthur Rankin, Jr., Jules Bass
  • VocalsThe Westminster Children's Choir
  • Voice ActorAndrea Sacino, Dina Lynn, Gary White, Greg Thomas , Joan Gardner, Paul Frees, Robie Lester
  • Voice Actor, VocalsFred Astaire, Keenan Wynn, Mickey Rooney
  • Written By – Romeo Muller, Jr.


Based on the song: "Sant Claus Is Comin' To Town", Published by- Leo Feist, Inc. (ASCAP)
A one-hour musical special in "Animagic"

Time (Side One): 25:30
Time (Side Two): 11:45


  • Other (Label, Side 1 ): SE 4732 (MGS 2776)
  • Other (Label, Side 2): SE 4732 (MGS 2777)
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 1): SE 4732 MGS 2776-1 14 SEP. '70 E.O.
  • Matrix / Runout (Side 2): SE 4732 MGS 2777-1 14 SEP. '70 E.O.


  • Distributed By – TRC


Santa Claus is Comin' to Town is a 1970 stop motion Christmas television special produced by RankinBass Productions in New York, New York. The film stars the voices of Fred Astaire, Mickey Rooney, Keenan Wynn, Robie Lester, Joan Gardner and Paul Frees, as well as an assistant song performance by the Westminster Children's Choir. The film tells the story of how Santa Claus and several Claus-related Christmas traditions came to be. It is based on the hit Christmas song Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town. Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town. Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town is a Christmas song, written by J. Fred Coots and Haven Gillespie. The earliest known recorded version of the song was by banjoist Harry Reser and his band on October 24, 1934 Decca 264A It was then sung on Eddie Cantor's radio show in November 1934. It became an instant hit with orders for 500,000 copies of sheet music and more than 30,000 records sold within 24 hours. The version for Bluebird Records by George. Best viewed at 720p. Clip from the ending of the film Santa Claus Is Comin' To Town with the Fred Astaire mailman giving us words of wisdom, followed Astaire 1899-1987 was an American dancer and singer famous for his numerous appearances in the 1920s and 1930s in Vaudeville, on Broadway and on the London stage with sister Adele Astaire in musical films between the 1930s and 1960s and on American TV in the 1950s and beyond. Although he teamed with many dancers, including Gene Kelly, his best known screen pairing was with Ginger Rogers, with whom he appeared in 10 films. Learn more. Recent Listening Trend. Fred Astaire. Put One Foot in Front of the OtherMy World Is Beginning. Frosty the Snowman Theme and Narration Beginning. Steve Nelson, Jack Rollins. With Fred Astaire, Mickey Rooney, Keenan Wynn, Paul Frees. A mailman reveals the origin of Santa Claus. The Mailman decides to answer some of the most common questions about Santa Claus, and tells us about a small baby named Kris who was left on the doorstep of the Kringle family toymakers. When Kris grew up, he wanted to deliver toys to the children of Sombertown. But its Burgermeister Herr Meisterburger is too mean to let that happen. And to make things worse, there's an evil wizard named Winter who lives between the Kringles and Sombertown, but Kris manages to melt Winter's heart as well as the comely schoolteacher's and deliver his toys. Give the magical moment of an Authentic Letter from Santa this year Emanuele Ambrosio. 2 December 2013 at 08:30. MUSICA - Ritorna ToriAmos nel 2014 con un nuovo album dal titolo . UnrepentantGeraldines e un nuovo tour. Tre date in Italia nella primavera 2014. English UK Русский Українська Suomi Español. Privacy Terms Advertising AdChoices Cookies . Discover all of this album's music connections, watch videos, listen to music, discuss and Claus, narrated and sung by Fred Astaire, spins the tale of Kris Kringle's early days. Beloved classics from Santa Claus Is Coming to Town based on J. Fred Coots and Haven Gillespie's song to Put One Foot in Front of the Other will send you down memory lane. It was my family's tradition to watch Santa Claus Is Comin' to Town every Christmas since I was little, and over the years I'm now in my twenties I still get excited about watching it every Christmas. It's my favorite Christmas movie. Although it would be nice to have another CD album in which each song is separated out into an individual track, I am grateful to have this CD as it is . Santa Claus is Comin' to Town is a stop-motion Christmas television special, presented by RankinBass, that premiered on ABC on December 14, 1970. It stars actor Fred Astaire as S. Kluger, the narrator, and Mickey Rooney as the title character. The film tells the story of how Santa Claus, and several Claus-related Christmas traditions, came to be. It is based on the Christmas song of the same name, which was introduced by Eddie Cantor in 1934