| December 16, 2004 (2004-12-16)|
CD single, CD maxi,
"Das Kleine Krokodil", also known under the title "Schnappi", is the debut single by animated cartoon crocodile, Schnappi, from his first album Schnappi und Seine Freunde. It was released on December 16, 2004. The song is performed by Joy Gruttmann. The song was a huge success in several continental European countries, topping the singles charts in Belgium, Austria, Germany, the Netherlands, Norway, Sweden and Switzerland for several weeks. It was also a top ten hit in Australia and New Zealand.
Schnappi, das kleine Krokodil Wikipedia
The song was re-recorded in Dutch by Snappie under the title "Snappie de kleine krokodil", which peaked at #2 in the Netherlands and #5 in Belgium (Flanders).
In Belgium (Wallonia), the song was covered in French by Charlotte, under the title "Schnappi, le petit crocodile", and peaked at #23 in this country.Arranged by Iris Gruttmann, Jochen Wagner
Composed by Iris Gruttmann
Lyrics by Iris Gruttmann, Rosita Blissenbach
Producer by Daniel Scholz, Robert Wässer, Kay Wittgenstein
Vocals by Joy Gruttmann