Ben Raleigh
Gender Male
Date of birth (1913-06-16)June 16, 1913
Place of birth New York, United States
Date of death February 26, 1997(1997-02-26) (aged 83)
Place of death Hollywood, California, United States
Occupation Song writer

Ben Raleigh was an American song writer and composer. Raleigh wrote the music to the theme song to Scooby-Doo, Where Are You!, while David Mook wrote the lyrics.[1] Although not credited the entire time the series aired between 1969-1970, it wasn't until 1998 with the first direct-to-video film, Scooby-Doo on Zombie Island, did they finally receive on-screen credit for the first time. Although they also received credit shortly before that in Scooby-Doo's Snack Tracks: The Ultimate Collection.

He died from a kitchen fire in his home in 1997, at the age of 83.


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