Boyd was presented with two gold records. Shortly after, according to Los Angeles Times, the Catholic Church criticized this song for implying a link between sex and the religious holiday, causing several radio stations in markets to ban it. The ban was lifted after 13 year old Jimmy Boyd discussed with church leaders the actual meaning to his song.
As amazing as it is, “I Saw Mommy Kissing Santa Claus” is still a hit every year around Christmas time and continues to sell.
Bri is a Junior at Rowan University and is studying Elementary Education. She has always wanted to be a teacher so she’s looking forward to finishing out college and beginning her career. She enjoys spending time with her family and friends, working, traveling, and going to concerts. Her favorite genres of music include hip hop and pop. Bri has always loved music and thinks music is extremely important.