Exclusive Premiere: 'Dance Moms' Star Mack Z's 'Christmas All Year Long'

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Mack Z, full name Mackenzie Ziegler, is just ten years old, but her Youtube channel already has more than 100,000 subscribers and 10 million views. She also stars on the show Dance Moms, and earlier this year, her self-titled album debuted at No. 1 on the iTunes pop chart. Today Billboard is exclusively premiering a new Christmas song from the singer, "Christmas All Year Long." Watch the video below.

"Christmas All Year Long," written by Andrew Logan and Pam Reswick, updates a classic Christmas-song sound with touches of modern production. It's a wistful track -- the singer wants the presents to last forever -- with a keyboard riff that wouldn't be out of place on a melancholy early '70s ballad.

Mack Z tells Billboard that making the video "was crazy because we had to make it snow when it was so hot out." The clip was filmed at Santa's Village in Lake Arrowhead, which is outside of L.A. The place has actually has been closed for 15 years, but will be re-opened in 2015.

The precocious ten-year-old has big plans for the rest of the year, including "film season 5 of Dance Moms, audition a lot," and "record a new album." She's also hoping to "become a better dancer and hopefully get an acting job." The Ziegler family gets into the arts at a young age: Mack Z's sister, Maddie, is the star of Sia's "Chandelier" video, which recently earned a parody on Saturday Night Live.


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