Michael Buble, Christina Aguilera, Dave Matthews, and Train are among the acts helping the Special Olympics organisation celebrate the 25th anniversary of its A Very Special Christmas album series.
Two albums will be released in October to celebrate the partnership, which has raised more than 100 million dollars for Special Olympics, the world’s largest sports organisation for people with intellectual disabilities
A Very Special Christmas 25th Anniversary will be released on Big Machine Records and Word Records will issue A Very Special Christmas: Bringing Peace On Earth.
Other artists involved in the project include Jason Mraz, Vince Gill and Amy Grant, Rascal Flatts, The Band Perry and Cheap Trick.
A Very Special Christmas is the title of an ongoing series of Christmas music compilation albums that benefit Special Olympics. It was the brainchild of music producer Jimmy Iovine.