” Christmas in My Heart ” is by Sarah Connor ( Sarah Marianne Corina Lewe ), the award-winning German singer, songwriter and television personality. Sarah was born on the 13th of June 1980 in Hamburg, the second largest city and a state of Germany.
She released her debut album, Green Eyed Soul, on the 26th of November 2001, to a mixed reception from music critics. The album entered the German Albums Chart at number two and charted in the top five in Austria, Finland and Switzerland. Green Eyed Soul was eventually certified 3x Gold for sales of 450,000 by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry.
The album’s third single, ” From Sarah with Love “, released on the 5th of November 2001, is Sarah’s most successful single to date. The single reached the top of the Germany, Poland and Switzerland. It peaked within the top five in Austria and Finland.
During her career, she has released twenty-three singles, eight studio Albums, one compilation album, one-holiday album and twenty-one music videos. With sales in With over 15 million records sold worldwide, she is the most successful German pop female recording artist to come out of the 2000s.
Sarah has won or been nominated, for many awards including the Radio Regenbogen Award in 2002 for ” From Sarah with Love “, Top of the Pops Awards in 2001 for Best German Newcomer and World of Music Awards in 2008 for Best National Female Artist.
” Christmas in My Heart ” was written and produced by Rob Tyger and Kay Denar. They have worked with Sara over many years, writing and producing many of her hits.
The song was released on the 25th of November 2005 by record label X-Cell ( Sony BMG Music Entertainment ) and taken as the lead single from Sarah’s fifth studio and first Christmas album, Christmas in My Heart.
The album, released on the 18th of November 2005, features a mixture of original material and Christmas cover versions including ” White Christmas “, ” Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas ” and ” The Christmas Song “.
The album was a success for Sarah, reaching number six on the German, Swiss and Austrian Albums charts. In Germany, The Bundesverband Musikindustrie ( BVMI ) certified Christmas in My Heart Platinum with sales of 200,000, and in Switzerland, the album was certified Gold by the International Federation of the Phonographic Industry ( IFPI ) for sales of 15,000.
The accompanying music video for ” Christmas in My Heart ” was directed by Oliver Sommer, the German video and film director. Oliver studied at the University of Erlangen-Nuremberg before joining AVA Creative Studios.
He has worked with Schiller, Lou Bega, Scooter, Helloween, Wolkenfrei, Oceana and Sweetbox, whose single ” Everything’s Gonna Be Alright ” reached number forty-six on the Billboard Hot 100 Chart in the United States and number five on the UK Singles Chart in the United Kingdom.
” Christmas in My Heart ” was a commercial success for Sarah. In Germany the song reached number four on the German Singles Chart, spending twelve weeks on the chart there.
It didn’t chart in the United Kingdom or the United States, but did peak inside the Top Ten in Austria and Switzerland.
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Other Countries Highest Chart Positions: Austria (Ö3 Austria Top 40) 6, Switzerland (Schweizer Hitparade) 4
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