Merry, Merry Christmas is New Kids on the Block's third studio album which was released on September 19, 1989 by Columbia Records.


  1. This One's For The Children 3:54
  2. Last Night I Saw Santa Claus 3:28
  3. I'll Be Missin' You Come Christmas (A Letter To Santa) 4:58
  4. I Still Believe In Santa Claus 3:23
  5. Merry, Merry Christmas 4:04
  6. The Christmas Song (Chestnuts Roasting On An Open Fire) 4:15
  7. Funky, Funky, Xmas 5:06
  8. White Christmas 3:37
  9. Little Drummer Boy 4:21
  10. This One's For The Children (Reprise) 1:12

Chart Performance[]

"Merry, Merry Christmas" peaked at #9 on the Billboard 200. It was certified 2x platinum by the RIAA with sales of 2,000,000.

Critical Reception[]

Stephen Thomas Erlewine of Allmusic wrote that the album suffers "from silliness and dated production, but that is part and parcel with any teen-pop release."