'Louis Armstrong’s New ‘Cool Yule’ Holiday Album Arrives on

‘Cool Yule’ Holiday Album Arrives on

Louis Armstrong’s

new seasonal compilation album Louis Wishes You a Cool Yule debuts in in the

9 on

Top Holiday Albums, and launches in the top 10 on Jazz Albums (No

122 on

the Billboard 200, becoming his highest charting album since Hello Dolly spent six weeks at No

Louis Wishes

You a Cool Yule was released through streaming services and digital retailers on Oct

Notably, Louis

Wishes You a Cool Yule includes a previously unreleased recording from Armstrong, “A Visit From

Nicholas” (also

known as “The Night Before Christmas”), recorded shortly before his death

Louis Wishes

You a Cool Yule earned 9,500 equivalent album units in the U

Of that

sum, traditional album sales comprise 7,500 — Armstrong’s largest sales week for any album in over 20

He last

had a larger sales week in February 2001, when the best-of compilation Ken Burns Jazz – The

Elsewhere on

the Top Holiday Albums chart, Michael Bublé’s Christmas holds atop the list for a 38

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