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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Joy_to_the_World

"Joy to the World" is a popular Christmas carol. The words are by English hymn writer Isaac .... In 2008, Faith Hill recorded the song for her Christmas album Joy to the World. In 2014, August Burns Red recorded the song for an additional track  ...

www.umcdiscipleship.org/resources/history-of-hymns-joy-to-the-world

Joy to the world” is perhaps an unlikely popular Christmas hymn. ... set to musical fragments composed in England, and pieced together across the Atlantic in the ...

agodlyheritage.org/story-behind-the-song-joy-to-the-world

Dec 13, 2010 ... Joy to the World was written in 1719 and based on Psalm 98: ... arranged this song into a melody many believe to have been written by Handel.

www.carols.org.uk/a27-joy-to-the-world.htm

The words and lyrics of the old Christmas carol 'Joy to the World' were written in 1719 by Isaac Watts (1674-1748). Joy to the World is a popular Christmas carol ...

www.songfacts.com/detail.php?id=2233

Hoyt Axton wrote this for an animated TV special called The Happy Song that never materialized. Axton, who was a popular country singer-songwriter from ...

www.thegospelcoalition.org/article/joy-to-the-world-a-classic-christmas-hymn-reconsidered

Dec 22, 2014 ... This desire is evident in the way he wrote “Joy to the World.” Watts was inspired to write the timeless tune while meditating on Psalm 98.

www.americanmusicpreservation.com/joytotheworldmason.htm

"Joy to the World" is the earliest New England Christmas carol still popular today. ... "Joy to the World" (tune name: ANTIOCH) was written by Lowell Mason to ...

www.crossway.org/articles/a-brief-history-of-joy-to-the-world

Dec 21, 2015 ... An Accidental Classic Did you know that “Joy to the World” was not written as a Christmas carol? In its original form, it had nothing to do with ...

billygraham.org/story/more-to-the-music-joy-to-the-world

Dec 17, 2014 ... "Joy to the World" is a Christmas classic, but are we applying its joyful lyrics to ... You may be surprised to learn, though, that “Joy to the World” was not ... George Frideric Handel composed the music for “Joy to the World,” the ...