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Samara Joy

O Holy Night featuring The McLendon Family

Release Date: December 2, 2022

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Meet Samara Joy
Trinity Church Wall Street | Nov 8 Live Concert
1 O Holy Night  

23-year-old vocalist nominated for BEST NEW ARTIST at the GRAMMY Awards®

Verve Records debut album Linger Awhile nominated for BEST JAZZ VOCAL ALBUM

Once-in-a-generation vocalist Samara Joy- nominee for Best New Artist at the GRAMMY Awards® - will leave you feeling festive with her new holiday singles “O Holy Night and “Warm in December.

Samara Joy’s latest holiday single “O Holy Night” features vocals by multiple generations of her tight-knit family. Her grandfather Elder Goldwire McLendon, 92-year-old gospel singer who led the well-known Philadelphia-based The Savettes, joins Samara on the classic holiday favorite, alongside her father Antonio McLendon, a gifted bassist and vocalist who toured with the renowned Andrae Crouch, Samara’s uncle Laurone McLendon, and her cousins Tiera Lovell Rowe and Alana Alexander. The track, which was recorded by Christopher Allen and produced by Matt Pierson, also features Sullivan Fortner on Hammond B3.

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