From the outset, with Let It Snow! Let It Snow! Let It Snow!, there isn’t a country twang or slide to be heard, replaced with the brass of a jazz ensemble ensuring a lounge atmosphere is established upfront and, as soon as Eldredge sets in with his croon, it’s difficult not to think of Crosby, Martin, and Sinatra. Meghan Trainor steps-up to the plate on Baby, It’s Cold Outside, lending her vocals to proceedings, and the combination of hers and Eldredge’s voices work surprisingly well, especially with the song’s vocal counterpoints.
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