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Town Square Christmas Special 2022

Celebrate the season by taking a trip down memory lane and listen to exclusive audio gifts from today’s stars and those no longer with us.



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On this Town Square Christmas special, we unwrap audio gifts from long ago given by several famous performers, some of which are no longer with us. Listen and allow these hidden holiday gems to fill your hearts with Christmas spirit, featuring:

Bonnie TylerSilent Night

Tammy Faye Bakker Messner- The Story of Baby Jesus

Laura BraniganO Holy Night

Lyle LovettA Visit from St. Nicholas

Anita MorrisSanta Baby

Eartha KittHow the Grinch Stole Christmas by Dr. Seuss

Martha Davis of the MotelsI'll Be Home for Christmas

Plus, as a special treat, we hear from loved ones of these now departed icons to reminisce on the impact they had, how they're remembered, and the legacy they leave behind.



James Badge Dale

  • Actor
  • Son of Anita Morris

Kitt Shapiro

Jay Bakker

  • Pastor, Speaker, Author
  • Son of Tammy Faye Bakker Messner

Kathy Golik

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