I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas

by admin on January 22, 2012

“I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas” was written in 1953 for a child singer, Gayla Peevey. It became a hit, and young Miss Peevey was presented with a baby hippo, which she donated to the zoo.

Lyric Sheet

Audio Recording


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Songbook 2015 – 2016

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