Available July 11, 2020
Serenade friends and family by playing "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas" with this whimsical Christmas tree ornament. Dressed in a festive snowman sweater and antler headband, this happy hippo is ready for her big debut on your tree. Press the button to hear part of the 1953 holiday classic performed by Gayla Peevey (battery-operated).
- Magic Sound Christmas tree ornament. Press the button on the ornament to hear music from "I Want a Hippopotamus for Christmas" performed by Gayla Peevey. Requires two (2) LR44 batteries, included.
- Artist crafted by Jim Kemme, this Keepsake Ornament comes pre-packaged in a box for easy gift giving, preservation and storage. Dated 2020 in copyright.
- Plastic Christmas tree ornament is lead-free and measures 2.31" W x 3.62" H x 1.78" D.
"I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas (Hippo The Hero)"
(w: John Rox)
USED BY PERMISSION OF EDWIN H. MORRIS & COMPANY,A DIVISION OF MPL MUSIC PUBLISHING, INC.
Performed by Gayla Peevey; Orchestra under the direction of Norman Leyden.
Originally Released 1953 SONY MUSIC ENTERTAINMENT
Under license from Sony Music Commercial Music Group, a division of Sony Music Entertainment