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Knockoff of [[Alvin and the Chipmunks]] with a Christian twist, circa 1973. Country music person [https://musicrow.com/2016/06/lifenotes-popcountry-stylist-floyd-robinson-passes/ Floyd Robinson] created and recorded the surprisingly large number of albums before being sued into submission in 1977 by the son of the Chipmunks' creator, Ross Bagdasarian Jr.
 
Knockoff of [[Alvin and the Chipmunks]] with a Christian twist, circa 1973. Country music person [https://musicrow.com/2016/06/lifenotes-popcountry-stylist-floyd-robinson-passes/ Floyd Robinson] created and recorded the surprisingly large number of albums before being sued into submission in 1977 by the son of the Chipmunks' creator, Ross Bagdasarian Jr.
  
His albums came out on Zondervan, a Christian label.  
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His albums came out on the Singcord and Singspiration labels, subsidiaries of Zondervan, a Christian label.  
  
 
Robinson had some real chart successes in 1958 and 1959 with "Little Space Girl" and "Makin' Love."
 
Robinson had some real chart successes in 1958 and 1959 with "Little Space Girl" and "Makin' Love."
  
==Discography (incomplete)==
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==Discography==
*''Charlie the Hamster Sings the Ten Commandments''
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*''Charlie the Hamster Sings Bible Stories for Boys and Girls with Floyd Robinson''. Singcord ZLP 929, 1973
*''Charlie the Hamster Sings Christmas Songs''
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*''Charlie the Hamster Teaches Bible Stories with Floyd Robinson''. Singcord ZLP 938, 1975
*''Charlie the Hamster goes to Sunday School''
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*''Charlie the Hamster Plays Gospel Songs with Floyd Robinson''. Singcord ZLP 957, 1975
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*''Charlie the Hamster Sings Christmas Songs with Floyd Robinson''. New Light NL 250, 1976
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*''Charlie the Hamster Leads the Choir with Floyd Robinson''. Singcord ZLP 978, 1975
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*''Charlie the Hamster Goes to Sunday School with Floyd Robinson''. Singcord ZLP 991, 1976
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*''Charlie the Hamster Sings the Ten Commandments with Floyd Robinson''. Singcord ZLP 3009, 1977
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*''Charlie the Hamster’s Camp Meeting with Floyd Robinson''. Singspiration ZLP 3017, 1977
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*''Charlie the Hamster Sings Old Favorites with Floyd Robinson''. Singspiration ZLP 3033, 1978
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==External Links==
 
==External Links==
 
*[https://books.google.com/books?id=iRJ8BgAAQBAJ&pg=PA54#v=onepage&q&f=false Bullock, Darryl W. "Hamsters for Jesus," ''The World's Worst Records: Volume One: An Arcade of Audio Atrocity'', 2015.]
 
*[https://books.google.com/books?id=iRJ8BgAAQBAJ&pg=PA54#v=onepage&q&f=false Bullock, Darryl W. "Hamsters for Jesus," ''The World's Worst Records: Volume One: An Arcade of Audio Atrocity'', 2015.]
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*[https://web.archive.org/web/20080915162207/http://www.netgeist.com/CTH/CTH_Whitepaper.html der Geistmeister, Comet. "Charlie the Hamster with Floyd Robinson." 2004.]
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[[Category:1973]]
 
[[Category:1973]]
 
[[Category:Albums]]
 
[[Category:Albums]]
 
[[Category:Religious music]]
 
[[Category:Religious music]]

Revision as of 08:51, 7 November 2017

Knockoff of Alvin and the Chipmunks with a Christian twist, circa 1973. Country music person Floyd Robinson created and recorded the surprisingly large number of albums before being sued into submission in 1977 by the son of the Chipmunks' creator, Ross Bagdasarian Jr.

His albums came out on the Singcord and Singspiration labels, subsidiaries of Zondervan, a Christian label.

Robinson had some real chart successes in 1958 and 1959 with "Little Space Girl" and "Makin' Love."

Discography

  • Charlie the Hamster Sings Bible Stories for Boys and Girls with Floyd Robinson. Singcord ZLP 929, 1973
  • Charlie the Hamster Teaches Bible Stories with Floyd Robinson. Singcord ZLP 938, 1975
  • Charlie the Hamster Plays Gospel Songs with Floyd Robinson. Singcord ZLP 957, 1975
  • Charlie the Hamster Sings Christmas Songs with Floyd Robinson. New Light NL 250, 1976
  • Charlie the Hamster Leads the Choir with Floyd Robinson. Singcord ZLP 978, 1975
  • Charlie the Hamster Goes to Sunday School with Floyd Robinson. Singcord ZLP 991, 1976
  • Charlie the Hamster Sings the Ten Commandments with Floyd Robinson. Singcord ZLP 3009, 1977
  • Charlie the Hamster’s Camp Meeting with Floyd Robinson. Singspiration ZLP 3017, 1977
  • Charlie the Hamster Sings Old Favorites with Floyd Robinson. Singspiration ZLP 3033, 1978


External Links