One of the most gifted and talented R&B producers / writers / artists of the last half century, Jerry Williams Jr. morphed into his alter ego Swamp Dogg in 1969 and proceeded to make some of the quirkiest, funkiest and most controversial underground funk albums since the dawn of funk. Recently, Swamp Dogg has been hailed as the Real Doggfather Of Funk by Spin Magazine, and has experienced a career resurgence with legions of fans rediscovering his highly original independently released albums. Presented here is a collection of Swamp Dogg produced Christmas ditties ranging from the humorous "An Awful Christmas And A Lousy New Year," "You Lose, Mr. Scrooge," "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Via Compton," to more traditional fare such as "White Christmas" and "Auld Lang Syne," all performed Swamp Dogg style. Along with Swamp Dogg, featured artists include long time Swamp Dogg associates Moogstar, Brenda Kaye Pierce, saxophonist Charles Hayes and drummer / vocalist Craig Kimbrough. All selections have been newly remastered.
One of the most gifted and talented R&B producers / writers / artists of the last half century, Jerry Williams Jr. morphed into his alter ego Swamp Dogg in 1969 and proceeded to make some of the quirkiest, funkiest and most controversial underground funk albums since the dawn of funk. Recently, Swamp Dogg has been hailed as the Real Doggfather Of Funk by Spin Magazine, and has experienced a career resurgence with legions of fans rediscovering his highly original independently released albums. Presented here is a collection of Swamp Dogg produced Christmas ditties ranging from the humorous "An Awful Christmas And A Lousy New Year," "You Lose, Mr. Scrooge," "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Via Compton," to more traditional fare such as "White Christmas" and "Auld Lang Syne," all performed Swamp Dogg style. Along with Swamp Dogg, featured artists include long time Swamp Dogg associates Moogstar, Brenda Kaye Pierce, saxophonist Charles Hayes and drummer / vocalist Craig Kimbrough. All selections have been newly remastered.
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Swamp Dogg & Friends: Your Not So Typical
Artist: Swamp Dogg
Format: CD
New: Available 12.98
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1. An Awful Christmas And A Lousy New Year
2. This Christmas
3. The Little Drummer Boy (feat. Craig Kimbrough)
4. Rudolph, The Red;ndash;Nosed Reindeer
5. (All I Want For Christmas Is) A Soldier Coming Home (feat. Monty Lane Allen, Swamp Dogg and Ned McElroy)
6. Santa Claus Has Fallen In Love
7. My Favorite Things
8. Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Via Compton (Reprise) [feat. Craig Kimbrough]
9. I'll Be Home For Christmas (feat. Kim Foley) 1
10. She Left Me For Randolph (feat. Monty Lane Allen, Swamp Dogg and Ned McElroy) 1
11. A Little Black Child At Christmas 1
12. It's The Most Wonderful Time Of The Year 1
13. White Christmas (feat. Craig Kimbrough) 1
14. You Lose, Mr. Scrooge (feat. Monty Lane Allen, Swamp Dogg and Ned McElroy) 1
15. What Christmas Means to Me 1
16. Auld Lang Syne (Swamp Dogg and Michael Wycoff)

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One of the most gifted and talented R&B producers / writers / artists of the last half century, Jerry Williams Jr. morphed into his alter ego Swamp Dogg in 1969 and proceeded to make some of the quirkiest, funkiest and most controversial underground funk albums since the dawn of funk. Recently, Swamp Dogg has been hailed as the Real Doggfather Of Funk by Spin Magazine, and has experienced a career resurgence with legions of fans rediscovering his highly original independently released albums. Presented here is a collection of Swamp Dogg produced Christmas ditties ranging from the humorous "An Awful Christmas And A Lousy New Year," "You Lose, Mr. Scrooge," "Santa Claus Is Coming To Town Via Compton," to more traditional fare such as "White Christmas" and "Auld Lang Syne," all performed Swamp Dogg style. Along with Swamp Dogg, featured artists include long time Swamp Dogg associates Moogstar, Brenda Kaye Pierce, saxophonist Charles Hayes and drummer / vocalist Craig Kimbrough. All selections have been newly remastered.