That Hippo Song

Long time Fearsome Beard readers pretty much expect this one to pop up somewhere in the Fearsome holiday play list. It’s a tradition as well as a favorite!

Take it away Gayla!

Gayla Peevey – I Want A Hippopotamus For Christmas – 1953

‘Tis the season

Yes my dearest pogonophiles it’s that time. Time to post a week’s worth of Fearsome’s favorite Christmas tunes and clips.

This year we kick off with that all time favorite classic that Gayla Peevey blessed us with way back in 1953.  -I want a Hippopotamus for Christmas –

Pure listening pleasure!

Now that her song is permanently imbedded in your brain, it’s time for a little history from Gayla: