Canadian funk legends Crack of Dawn serve some serious soul this Holiday season with their newest single It’s Christmas Time — showcasing today on Tinnitist.
Featuring the same signature velvety tones that have made them Canada’s most celebrated soul act for 40 years and running, the seasonal tribute to Motown is a track packed with everything needed to keep spirits bright.
Written by Crack of Dawn keyboardist Bela Hajmann and saxophonist Alvin Jones, It’s Christmas Time boasts an effortlessly catchy melody and vintage vibe guaranteed to hook funk-soul enthusiasts immediately.
Crack of Dawn were the first black band to be signed to a major label after being discovered by Otis Redding’s producer. Their most recent album, Spotlight, features a breathtaking combination of grindingly feel funk a la Booby Ruby, guitar and horn-led sunshine soul thanks to the eponymous Crack of Dawn, the wah-wah drenched glory of Somebody’s Watching You, and their hugely popular and Internationally critically acclaimed single, Ol’ Skool.