Watch A Mashup Of Darlene Love Singing David Letterman's Favorite Christmas Song

December 16, 2014 2:12 PM

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On Friday, Darlene Love will sing "Christmas (Baby Please Come Home)" for David Letterman one last time. The nearly annual tradition started in 1986, and Love has spent the last 27 years performing the holiday classic on Letterman's shows, "Late Night" and now "Late Show." (A CBS press release notes that Love has performed 21 times since 1986.) This 28th year will be her final bow. To celebrate, CBS released a video mashup of Love performances through the years.

"They couldn't ask me not to sing 'Christmas (Baby)' on another show, but after 10 years, then 15 years, of doing this one song on this one show, I felt I had an obligation to be true to them," Love said to Billboard in October. It's unclear if another late-night show will pick up the tradition left...

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