Putumayo is pleased to announce the release of its newest holiday collection, Joy to the World - A Christmas Celebration. Wherever Christmas is commemorated, be it in Rio or Rome, Oahu or Ouagadougou, music is an essential part of the holiday festivities. And while every region has its own unique Christmas traditions, including its own songs in local languages, people around the world enjoy the classic melodies known to all. And, no matter your background or beliefs, many of these songs transcend religion. The international selection of seasonal songs on Joy to the World will make the Yuletide bright and give it a whole new flavor.