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All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers were only together as a recording unit for 18 months, but thanks to classic singles like "Why Do Fools Fall in Love?," which appeared in 1956 from Gee Records, their legacy was immediately assured. Lymon was only 13-years-old when that side was released and in many ways he wasn't ready for the lifestyle that went with being a professional singer and first wave rock star. He left the group in 1957 for a solo career and by 1968 he was gone from this veil, dying from a drug overdose at the age of only 26. This two disc set collects one disc of Lymon with the Teenagers with a second disc of Lymon solo and pretty much covers things. "Why Do ...
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Editorial Reviews

All Music Guide - Steve Leggett
Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers were only together as a recording unit for 18 months, but thanks to classic singles like "Why Do Fools Fall in Love?," which appeared in 1956 from Gee Records, their legacy was immediately assured. Lymon was only 13-years-old when that side was released and in many ways he wasn't ready for the lifestyle that went with being a professional singer and first wave rock star. He left the group in 1957 for a solo career and by 1968 he was gone from this veil, dying from a drug overdose at the age of only 26. This two disc set collects one disc of Lymon with the Teenagers with a second disc of Lymon solo and pretty much covers things. "Why Do Fools Fall in Love?" is here, and even though it's now the 21st century, the essential question of that song is still unanswered. Fools fall in love, one assumes, because they must.
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Product Details

  • Release Date: 7/20/2010
  • Label: Jasmine Music
  • UPC: 604988056723
  • Catalog Number: 567
  • Sales rank: 31,630

Tracks

Disc 1
  1. 1 Why Do Fools Fall In Love (2:21)
  2. 2 Please be Mine (3:07)
  3. 3 Who can Explain (2:14)
  4. 4 Share (2:38)
  5. 5 Love Is A Clown (2:52)
  6. 6 I Promise To Remember (2:52)
  7. 7 I Want You To Be My Girl (3:02)
  8. 8 I'm Not A Know It All (2:53)
  9. 9 Baby Baby (2:06)
  10. 10 ABC's of Love (1:56)
  11. 11 Am I Fooling Myself Again (2:36)
  12. 12 I'm Not a Juvenile Delinquent (2:43)
  13. 13 Teenage Love (2:13)
  14. 14 Paper Castles (2:04)
  15. 15 You (2:07)
  16. 16 Together (2:23)
  17. 17 Out In The Cold Again (2:25)
  18. 18 Miracle in the rain (2:11)
  19. 19 Little White Lies (2:30)
  20. 20 It Would Be So Nice (2:32)
  21. 21 Fortunate Fellow (1:48)
  22. 22 Love Put Me Out Of My Mind (2:06)
  23. 23 Beguine the Beguine (2:42)
  24. 24 Goody Goody (2:12)
  25. 25 Creation of Love (2:28)
  26. 26 Flip Flop (2:23)
  27. 27 Everything To Me (2:34)
  28. 28 Mama Wanna Rock (2:15)
  29. 29 My Broken Heart (2:28)
Disc 2
  1. 1 Waiting In School - Frankie Lymon (2:07)
  2. 2 Wake Up Little Susie - Frankie Lymon (1:59)
  3. 3 Silhouettes - Frankie Lymon (2:49)
  4. 4 Next Time You See Me - Frankie Lymon (2:37)
  5. 5 Send For Me - Frankie Lymon (2:31)
  6. 6 It Hurts To Be In Love - Frankie Lymon (2:09)
  7. 7 Jailhouse Rock - Frankie Lymon (2:15)
  8. 8 Diana - Frankie Lymon (2:25)
  9. 9 Buzz Buzz Buzz - Frankie Lymon (2:07)
  10. 10 Searchin' - Frankie Lymon (2:23)
  11. 11 Short Fat Fannie - Frankie Lymon (2:31)
  12. 12 Little Bitty Pretty One - Frankie Lymon (2:41)
  13. 13 My Girl - Frankie Lymon (1:54)
  14. 14 So Goes My Love - Frankie Lymon (2:20)
  15. 15 Little Girl - Frankie Lymon (2:01)
  16. 16 It's Christmas Once Again - Frankie Lymon (2:23)
  17. 17 Thumb Thumb - Frankie Lymon (2:17)
  18. 18 Footsteps - Frankie Lymon (2:13)
  19. 19 Portable On My Shoulder - Frankie Lymon (1:46)
  20. 20 Mama Don't Allow It - Frankie Lymon (2:18)
  21. 21 The Only Way To Love - Frankie Lymon (1:58)
  22. 22 Melinda - Frankie Lymon (2:00)
  23. 23 No Matter What You've Done - Frankie Lymon (2:49)
  24. 24 Up Jumped A Rabbit - Frankie Lymon (2:24)
  25. 25 What A Little Moonliht Can Do - Frankie Lymon (2:21)
  26. 26 Before I Fall Asleep - Frankie Lymon (2:22)
  27. 27 Goody Good Girl - Frankie Lymon (2:13)
  28. 28 I'm Not Too Young To Dream - Frankie Lymon (2:22)
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Album Credits

Performance Credits
Frankie Lymon & the Teenagers Primary Artist
Frankie Lymon Indexed Contributor, Vocals
Billy Lobrano Vocals
Technical Credits
Jerry Leiber Composer
Merchant Composer
Bob Fisher Liner Notes, Annotation
Mike Stoller Composer
Langley Composer
Mencher Composer
Malnek Composer
Saffer Composer
Weiner Composer
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