White Christmas (song)
original Christmas song written and composed by Irving Berlin for the 1942 musical film "Holiday Inn", sung by Bing Crosby
The original version was released in 1942.
The opening verse has the lyrics:
- The sun is shining, the grass is green,
- The orange and palm trees sway.
- There's never been such a day
- in Beverly Hills, L.A.
- But it's December the twenty-fourth,—
- And I am longing to be up North
- "Christmas Comes Early with Irving Berlin's 'White Christmas'". Peoria Journal Star. Retrieved July 7, 2017.