Past song of the week / December 2022

Rhonda Head
"Please Come Home for Christmas"

From the album Please Come Home for Christmas

Featured track, available from December 15 to December 22

Award-winning mezzo-soprano vocalist Rhonda Head has some magic for everything this season with her latest single, Please Come Home for Christmas! The busy artist from the Opaskwayak Cree Nation in northern Manitoba has been earning accolades, including the 2022 LIT Talent Award for "500 Years" and "Kisahkihitin I Love You" for Best Social Impact Song and Best Collaboration, respectively, along with a 2022 One World Music Award for "500 Years", and a Global Music Award for "Coming Home" for Best Protest Song. On the horizon, Head returns to the road for a tour in February with a stop at the 65th Grammy Awards, and a performance at Columbus Mississippi in early March. We've got her latest Christmas single for you as this week's feature. Press play and stay tuned for more from Rhonda Head!

Hear more festive music from Rhonda Head and others in our all-local playlist of holiday tunes and check out the buying guide and highlights of upcoming holiday shows at


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