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Happy Homodays! Christmas Classic Redux!- Eartha Kitt Sings “Santa Baby” in 1954 and 1999 (VIDEO)

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“I used to have a lot of fun with this song.  Then Madonna sang it.” – Eartha Kitt

Eartha Kitt was one of a kind.

She is sorely missed.

Eartha Kitt sings “Santa Baby” original color Widescreen – 1954.

Eartha Kitt sings “Santa Baby” in a live performance 1999.

Christmas Classic! – Watch Eartha Kitt Sings "Santa Baby" – Video (1953)

Presenting the one and only ORIGINAL Miss Earha Kitt!

“Santa Baby” was originally recorded by Eartha Kitt with Henri RenĂ© and his orchestra on October 6, 1953. The song was a huge hit for Kitt, and she later said that it was one of her favorite songs to record.

\There have been many many covers over the years done by such celebrities as Mae West,  Maria Muldaur, Everclear, RuPaul, Shakira, Madonna,  Macy Gray, Natalie Merchant, Faith Evans, Boney James, Kylie Minogue, The Pussycat Dolls and even Miss Piggy.  But none can hold a candel to Kitt’s original recording.