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All Is Bright — The Exclusive Amazon Holiday Playlist is Now Available on Prime Music

Amanda Palmer, Ashley Monroe, Brandi Carlile, Jessie Baylin, Lucinda Williams, PHOX and Yoko Ono with the Flaming Lips are among artists with never heard before renditions of holiday favorites

Newly-written holiday songs exclusively for Amazon can be heard from artists including Anna Nalick, Blondfire, Liz Phair and Ruby the RabbitFoot

The playlist features more than 40 holiday songs for Prime members to listen to on Prime Music at no additional cost

SEATTLE--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Nov. 20, 2014-- (NASDAQ:AMZN) — Amazon.com, Inc. today announced the availability of All Is Bright, an exclusive playlist of newly-recorded holiday songs available for listening on Amazon's Prime Music service. All Is Bright features performances of holiday favorites, rarities and newly-written songs from extraordinary artists including Ashley Monroe, Brandi Carlile, Jessie Baylin, Liz Phair, Lucinda Williams, Yoko Ono with the Flaming Lips and many more. This first-ever exclusive holiday playlist from Amazon is available for unlimited ad-free listening on Prime Music for Amazon Prime members at no additional cost to their membership.

"Holiday music is part of what makes this time of year so great, and we're excited today to unveil a unique mix of completely new holiday songs for Prime members to enjoy throughout the season," stated Steve Boom, VP of Digital Music for Amazon. "From popular classics re-recorded to newly-written songs from some of today's best artists, the All Is Bright playlist gives a fresh take on holiday music and we're thrilled to have each track available for our Prime members and customers."

Newly-written holiday songs for All Is Bright:

  • Anna Nalick — "Till the End of the Year (Bye Buy By)"
  • Blondfire — "Christmas Lights"
  • Emi Meyer — "Everything this Christmas"
  • Jenn Bostic — "Light a Candle"
  • Julian Moon — "Best Christmas Ever"
  • Liz Phair — "Ho Ho Ho"
  • Ruby the RabbitFoot — "Under Any Limb"
  • Selena Garcia — "Hold-up Holidays"

Never heard before renditions of holiday classics for All Is Bright:

  • Amanda Palmer — "The Angel Gabriel"
  • Ashley Monroe — "Tennessee Christmas"
  • Beth Orton — "River"
  • Brandi Carlile — "O Holy Night"
  • Elastic Bond — "Winter Wonderland"
  • Escort — "Last Christmas"
  • Heartless Bastards — "White Christmas"
  • Hero Fisher — "Pretty Paper"
  • Houndmouth — "Blue Christmas"
  • Jessica Hernandez & the Deltas — "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas"
  • Jessie Baylin — "Purple Snowflakes"
  • Jillian Edwards — "O Come, All Ye Faithful"
  • Kat Parsons — "I'll Be Home for Christmas"
  • Kate Davis feat. Gabe Schnider — "Greensleeves"
  • Kelly Hogan — "Blue Snowfall"
  • Ladyhawke — "Merry Xmas Everyone"
  • Laura Gibson — "Wonderful Christmastime"
  • Lauren Shera — "(It's Gonna Be a) Lonely Christmas"
  • Little & Ashley — "Someday at Christmas"
  • Lucinda Williams — "Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas"
  • Mia Doi Todd — "The Cherry Tree Carol"
  • Natalia Clavier — "My Favorite Things"
  • Natalia Zukerman — "What Are You Doing New Year's Eve"
  • No Sinner — "Baby Please Come Home"
  • PHOX — "The Christmas Song"
  • Ruby Jane — "Make a Wish"
  • Ruthie Foster — "Amazing Grace"
  • Shaprece — "Carol of the Bells"
  • Shelby Earl — "We Three Kings"
  • Sinclair — "The Christmas"
  • Tal Wilkenfeld — "All I Want for Christmas Is You"
  • The Rosebuds — "Let it Snow"
  • This Is The Kit — "It's Christmas Time"
  • Tom Tom Club — "Il Est Ne"
  • Yoko Ono & Flaming Lips — "Happy Xmas (War is Over)"

Throughout the season, Amazon will also be debuting video content including behind-the-scenes recordings, live performances and one-on-one conversations with artists featured on All Is Bright. More information on all the great artists on All Is Bright can be found here: www.amazon.com/allisbright.

Prime Music is one of the latest benefits of Amazon Prime, joining unlimited Free Two-Day Shipping on more than 20 million items across all categories, unlimited streaming of tens of thousands of movies and TV episodes with Prime Instant Video, free unlimited photo storage in Amazon Cloud Drive with Prime Photos, early access to select Lightning Deals and access to more than 600,000 books to borrow with the Kindle Owners' Lending Library. Prime Music is available at www.primemusic.com and on Fire tablets, Amazon Fire TV and Fire TV stick, iOS, Android, PC, and Mac, with the ability to download tracks to mobile devices for offline playback.

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