Rob Halford Announces New Christmas Album "Celestial"

September 6, 2019

If you didn't believe why Christmas is the most wonderful time of the year, now you have a reason.

Judas Priest frontman Rob Halford has announced that he will be releasing his second metal Christmas album. Titled Celestial, Halford sings over 12 Christmas-themed tracks including classics like "Hark! The Herald Angels Sing", "God Rest Ye Merry Gentlemen", and "O Little Town Of Bethlehem", as well as a few originals like the heavy "Donner and Blitzen", which can be viewed below.

"You can hear and feel the power of Christmas time - energy roarin’ with rockin’ reindeers haulin’!" Halford wrote on his official Facebook page. Celestial is available for pre-order here.

Halford released his first Christmas album Harlford |||: Winter Songs in 2009 where he sang over Christmas classics like "Come All Ye Faithful" and "Oh Holy Night."