The group consists of : Alvin, the mischievous troublemaker; Simon, the tall, bespectacled intellectual; & Theodore, the chubby impressionable one.
Fun facts about our favorite singing chipmunk trio
- Alvin and the Chipmunks is an American animated music group created by Ross Bagdasarian, Sr. for a novelty record in 1958.
- "The Chipmunk Song (Christmas Don't Be Late)" is a well-known Christmas song written in 1958. The song won 3 Grammy Awards that year: Best Comedy Performance, Best Children's Recording, and Best Engineered Record (non-classical).
- Alvin and the Chipmunks film series was released by 20th Century Fox. Live-action roles include Jason Lee and David Cross; voice roles for the CGI chipmunk characters are provided by Justin Long, Matthew Gray Gubler and Jesse McCartney.