The Chipmunks Biography
Alvin and the Chipmunks is a Grammy Award-winning animated music group, created by Ross Bagdasarian, Sr. in 1958. Group consists of three singing animated chipmunks & their human "father", David Seville. David Seville was Ross Bagdasarian, Sr.'s stage name. The three singing animated chipmunks: Alvin, the mischievous troublemaker; Simon, the tall, bespectacled intellectual; and Theodore, the chubby, impressionable sweetheart.
Please note that releases during the 1980's are new vocal arrangements and are not the same voices as 1st heard in the 1960's. David Seville's son "Ross Bagdasarian Jr." was the progenitor of The Chipmunks by releasing Chipmunk Punk thus re-inventing the "New Chipmunks" to a new group of children in the 1980's.