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A Very Merry Chipmunk is The Chipmunks' fourth Christmas album collaboration, featuring artists such as country artists Patty Loveless and Alan Jackson and contemporary Kenny G.

Track Listing

  1. "Here Comes Christmas" * (The Chipmunks) - 2:40
  2. "The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)" * (The Chipmunks feat. Kenny G) - 5:33
  3. "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree" (The Chipmunks feat. Patty Loveless) - 3:37
  4. "Christmas Time Uptown" (The Chipmunks feat. The Boys Choir of Harlem) - 4:45
  5. "A Comes Before B" (The Chipmunks) - 2:13
  6. "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer" (The Chipmunks feat. Gene Autry) - 2:44
  7. "Petit Papa Noel" (The Chipmunks feat. Celine Dion) - 5:29
  8. "Santa's Gonna Come in a Pickup Truck" (The Chipmunks feat. Alan Jackson) - 4:13
  9. "The Little Drummer Boy" (The Chipmunks feat. The UCLA Chamber Singers) - 4:18
  10. "I Don't Want to Be Alone for Christmas (Unless I'm Alone with You)" (James Ingram) (The Chipmunks didn't perform in this track) - 6:32
  11. "The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)" * (Reprise) (The Chipmunks feat. Kenny G) - 3:27

(*) - denotes original Chipmunk song

Reception

Chart Weeks on Chart Peak Position
Billboard 200 [1] 3 147
Holiday Albums [2] 2 33

Once it appeared on the Billboard 200, Sony printed five thousand more copies, which led to a sudden decline in pricing.

Listed Credits

A Very Merry Chipmunk Credits.jpg
  • Produced by Ross Bagdasarian & Janice Karmaan
  • Co-Produced with John Boylan
    • "The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)"
    • "Rockin' Around the Christmas Tree"
    • "Rudolph the Red Nosed Reindeer"
    • "The Little Drummer Boy"
    • "The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)" (Reprise)
  • Co-Produced with John Boylan & Andrew Gold
    • "Petit Papa Noël"
  • Co-Produced with Darren "Nitro" Clowers
    • "Christmas Time Uptown"
  • Co-Produced with Keith Stegall
    • "Santa's Gonna Come in a Pickup Truck"
  • Co-Produced with Steve Lindsey
    • "I Don't Want to Be Alone for Christmas (Unless I'm Alone with You)"
  • Dialogue Written by Janice Karman
  • Chipmunk Voices by Ross Bagdasarian and Janice Karman
  • Marketing and Promotion: Marc Rashba
  • Production Coordinators: Denise Ferguson, Teri Weigel and in Nashville, Traci Sterling
  • Cover Art Painted by Kim Ellis
  • Art Direction: Janice Karman
  • Packaging Layout & Design: Ed Spaw
  • Mastered by Larry Walsh at Capitol Records

Special thanks to Gen Autry, The Boys Choir of Harlem, Celine Dion, Kenny G, James Ingram, Alan Jackson, Patty Loveless and The UCLA Chamber Singers for making this a very special Christmas. And to Ken Komisar, John Doelp, Diane Warren, Rene Angelil, Dave Platel, Elise Kolesky, Rick Camilleri, Therese Garnett, Judy Ross and Dr. Walter Turnbull for helping make this album a reality.

References

  1. Billboard 200, Allmusic,com, Retrieved 2013-03-04.
  2. Billboard Dec. 3, 1994, Books.google.com, Retrieved 2013-03-04.
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