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Chapin is one of the most professional and literate children's performers. His recordings, which include Family Tree and Shovlin', are among the wittiest and most appropriate for children (and big people love them too). His recordings are among the best produced for children, and this is probably his best. For ages three to ten. ~ Bob Hinkle & Chip Renner, Rovi

Customer Reviews

Timeless classics

Started listening to Tom as he was a close family friend back when I was 5yrs. Grew up with this music and I think everyone should give it a listen. Positive messages and kid/family friendly. Great music!!

Must have children's album

We lost our Family Tree cd and just purchased it iTunes. Tom Chapin is great for the whole family to listen to---good music that isn't too silly/childish that delivers positive worthwhile messages. Often find myself listening or singing his songs even when my children are not with me!! We never grow tired of his music--- we own nearly all of the family albums!


Born: March 13, 1945 in Charlotte, NC

Genre: Children's Music

Years Active: '70s, '80s, '90s, '00s, '10s

The younger brother of the late Harry Chapin, singer/songwriter Tom Chapin carried on his sibling's legacy admirably, becoming a popular children's entertainer. The son of jazz drummer Jim Chapin, he was born in New York City in 1945; he and his brothers performed music together regularly during their adolescence, later earning acclaim on the Greenwich Village club circuit. The Chapin Brothers band dissolved during 1964 when Tom left the country; upon returning a decade later, he issued the 1976...
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