Rostom Sipan "Ross" Bagdasarian (January 27, 1919 – January 16, 1972) was an American pianist, singer, songwriter, actor and record producer of Armenian descent. He was better known by the stage name David Seville. Bagdasarian was the creator of Alvin and the Chipmunks.
Chipmunks Christmas Alvin & the Chipmunks Chipmunks Christmas includes the perennial holiday hit, first released in 1958, The Chipmunk Song by Ross Bagdasarian Sr, as well as Here Comes Santa Claus, Jingle Bells, Rudolph The Red-Nosed Reindeer, Santa Claus Is Comin To Town, Frosty The Snowman and other holiday favorites. : : http://www.reallygreatstuffonline.com/chipmunks-christmas-alvin-the-chipmunks/
How Alvin and the Chipmunks went from a '50s Christmas song to a billion-dollar franchise - CBS From humble beginnings in a Christmas song to a billion-dollar global franchise, Alvin and the Chipmunks have come a long way. Ross Bagdasarian Sr. was struggling to make a hit song when he spent $ 190 of his last $ 200 on a tape recorder in 1958 to speed up his voice. The result was... | http://wp.me/p5qhzU-9eK | #Travel #bucketlist #dreamplaces
Witch Doctor (1958) (theme: witch doctors) (by Ross Bagdasarian, Sr., aka David Seville) (first cover version in 1958 by Don Lang) (version by Sha Na Na [deep voice]) Lyric Quote: "My friend the witch doctor he taught me what to say..." #Halloween #music