The cast of Hamilton
hit the studio to record a tune for the 2015 installment of "Carols For a Cure," an annual collection of holiday songs supporting Broadway Cares/Equity Fights AIDS
. Leslie Odom, Jr.
took the lead on a unique orchestration (provided by Kurt Crowley and Benny Reiner) of "Joy to the World." Additional lyrics were written by Crowley and Okieriete Onaodowan
and performed by Onaodowan.