Listen to Carrie Underwood’s Majestic Rendition of “Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee”

Carrie Underwood released her first-ever Christmas album, My Gift, on Sept. 25. The album debuted at No. 1 on the Billboard Top Country Albums chart.

The 11-song album features a combination of beloved traditional favorites, such as “Have Yourself a Merry Little Christmas,” “Silent Night” and “Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee,” as well as original material, including “Sweet Baby Jesus” and “Let There Be Peace.”

Composed by Henry van Dyke and Ludwig van Beethoven in the early 1900s, “Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee” is a holiday staple that has been recorded by a number artists over the years, including Lauryn Hill, Amy Grant, Pentatonix and more.

Listen to Carrie sing “Joyful, Joyful We Adore Thee” below.

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