Yogi Yorgesson


Harry Stewart (b. Harry Skarbo, October 21, 1908 - May 20, 1956) was a singer, songwriter, and comedian from Tacoma, WA of Norwegian origin who became famous for his portrayal of the comical fictitious Swedish American, Yogi Yorgesson. He is best known under that moniker for the hit parody Christmas classics, "I Yust Go Nuts At Christmas" and "Yingle Bells," which both became Top 10 hits in 1949.

Best known songs (with years) include:

  • I Yust Go Nuts At Christmas (1949)
  • Yingle Bells (1949)

Pop charts debut year: 1949

Years active: ca. late 1920s - 1956

Genres: Pop, novelty, parody

Labels: Capitol


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