Your Christmas playlist comes with a big surprise this holiday season as Tejano music icon and six-time Grammy nominee Stefani Montiel releases a fresh and captivating version of “All I Want for Christmas Is You” featuring her family.
Montiel’s vocals, as always, are beautiful and flawless, easily flowing through Pop, Tejano, and American roots stylings. Only a master vocalist like Stefani Montiel can make a classic song like “All I Want for Christmas Is You” sound so good and new.
Added to the charm and the power of Stefani, this brand new single features her husband, hit-making producer, artist, and writer Gabriel Zavala and their children the new generation of Tejano and Pop represented proudly and powerfully by Jaylen Zavala and Ileah Zavala, two names to remember as they start their recording and touring careers.
“This is a very special and personal song for me because, for the first time, I’m featuring my family, my husband Gabriel, our son Jaylen and our daughter Ileah…the Zavalas,” exclaimed Montiel via social media. “We hope you enjoy our take on this holiday classic with a touch of accordion and bajo sexto…perfect ingredients for a fresh take on this wonderful song for this Holiday Season.”
When we talk about ear candy, this is it—“All I Want for Christmas Is You” has it all, the instant recognition of the song, the freshness of a new version, the crossover appeal ranging from Tejano to Country, to Pop, and classic Americana. The musical hooks make the listener wait for the next wave of sensations as they listen to the lyrics, Stefani’s beautiful voice, and the cool Southwest mix of an accordion with a Pop appeal.
The holiday season is here and your gift is ready to be enjoyed, “All I Want for Christmas is You” with the incomparable Stefani Montiel is available for stream or download on all digital music platforms and added to your holiday playlist.
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The song is the lead single from highly-anticipated new album from the legendary group due out May 2023.
The song’s theme was the idea of the Tejano Music Awards winner’s past experiences.