A Very BET Christmas is an annual holiday special that encompasses one hour of stories and music from some of today's most talented African-American artists. Popular performances include "The First Noel" by Ne-Yo, "Joy To The World" by Natural 7, and "It Came Upon Midnight Clear" by Chrisette Michele. Each performer puts his or her own unique spin on a Christmas classic. The spirit and soul of Christmas is palpable in this special presentation of carols and heartwarming stories of struggle, perseverance, and love. This arrangement of music will fill the hearts of all but the most distant and apathetic with the very soul and inspiration of the holiday spirit. It is a must-see presentation of musical talent that cultivates a timeless and loving sensation which makes up the very core of the holiday spirit in and of itself. The stories and songs speak out to members of any race, religion, or nationality.