Former Ms. Senior Tennessee, Debbie Williams, reigns again this holiday season with the release of her first studio album in 30 years, “When Christmas Was Christmas”. Debbie is no stranger to the spotlight with over 40 years working in the entertainment industry. From rock bands and MTV using her rock stage name Justine Johns, under which she won Independent Video of the Year, in her early years, to headlining at the legendary venues Jilly’s, Copacabana, and The Rainbow Room, to multiple tours around the world performing in theaters, casinos, on TV, in commercials and voice overs, Debbie Williams has had quite the career. In her return to the studio, Debbie Williams is putting a new spin on some of the traditional festive favorites as well as introducing the world to a few originals that are sure to become new staples to the sounds of everyone’s holidays! With playful renditions of, “Jingle Bells” and “Winter Wonderland”, a sultry stunner in “Christmas Mem’ries”, and the original showstopping title track, “When Christmas Was Christmas”, this eleven track album is sure to sweeten the sounds of the holidays for years to come.
“Williams has the chutzpah and talent to deliver anywhere, including Broadway!” – Variety Magazine
“Every Christmas season introduces at least one outstanding new CD. This year, in my view, that honor goes to Debbie Williams. “When Christmas Was Christmas” reminds us of joyous holidays from past years. Listen, remember, and enjoy”. – Wink Martindale – TV / Syndicated Radio Personality
“Deborah is a consummate entertainer, someone who takes over a stage and an audience…She’s a winner!” – Norman Mark – Journalist, NBC Chicago
“Debbie’s CD is a must for your Christmas playlist! Filled with all your favorites for the holiday season (and makes a great gift too)!” – Michael Tozzi – JazzGlobal.com