Second Day of Christmas

“On the Second day of Christmas my true love sent to me
Two Turtle Doves.”

From livingwithbirds.com ’21 Facts on Turtle Doves’,

“The turtle dove’s song is a gentle, soporific purring, usually delivered from cover; where the birds are present it can be heard all summer.”

Going with our theme, I present you with two songs new to me this year.

I heard this bluesy track on the radio today. “Merry Christmas Baby” by Hunter Hayes.

…and a single off the new Christmas release from Gwen Stefani. You may know her from No Doubt. One of the tracks from this album is in the Christmas mix I plan to make near the twenty-fifth. What’s great about this album so far are the classic tunes combined with the most unique voice of Gwen, like how the Turtle Dove is endangered in the U.K … :/(read about it).