Watch Chris Young’s Performance of “Holly Jolly Christmas” at the “CMA Country Christmas” TV Special

Watch Chris Young’s Performance of “Holly Jolly Christmas” at the “CMA Country Christmas” TV Special

Chris Young stopped by the CMA Country Christmas TV special that aired on Dec. 3 to perform “Holly Jolly Christmas.” The holiday standard, which was penned by Johnny Marks, has been recorded by a number of artists, including Burl Ives, Michael Bublé, Alan Jackson, Lady Antebellum and more. Chris recorded the tune for his 2016 holiday album, It Must Be Christmas.

In addition to Chris, a number of stars took the stage to sing their favorite yuletide tunes during the show, including Trisha, Dierks Bentley, Runaway June, Kristin Chenoweth, for King & Country, Chris Janson, Tori Kelly, Lady Antebellum, Rascal Flatts, Runaway June, CeCe Winans and Brett Young.

Watch Chris perform “Holly Jolly Christmas” below.

photo by Curtis Hilbun, AFF-USA.com

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