Santa Claus Is Coming to Town

Santa Claus Is Comin’ to Town[1] is a Christmas song, written by John Frederick Coots and Haven Gillespie and was first sung on Eddie Cantor‘s radio show in November 1934. It became an instant hit with orders for 500,000 copies of sheet music and more than 30,000 records sold within 24 hours.[2][3] The version for Bluebird Records by George Hall and His Orchestra (vocal by Sonny Schuyler) was very popular in 1934 and reached the various charts of the day.[4] The song has been recorded by over 200 artists, including

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