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The Only Girl For Me – The Roomates — doowopdoowah

Love love LOVE this doo wop song!! Music definitely softens, at least a little, even the hardest of times. It takes us to another world, within our own selves. I think everyone can somehow relate to this song…

“The Only Girl for Me” is a song by the original Roomates, a doo wop group from Queens, New York. This song is rather obscure, in that not much information exists on it. It also seems to be quite difficult to purchase. Thank goodness for YouTube! While this song might be obscure, it definitely features […]

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Sleepwalk – Santo & Johnny — doowopdoowah

Those After Vacation Feelings.. My heart still wanders the beach and the city of Charleston, SC.

Here’s another post that’s been a longtime coming, especially after this past week. Upon returning home from a weeklong trip to South Carolina, the ocean has been on my mind constantly. While South Carolina may not be the first place that comes to mind when thinking “ocean,” or “beach,” the state has a beautiful stretch […]

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Those Magic Changes – Sha Na Na

Have you watched Grease LIVE yet?!❤

Source: Those Magic Changes – Sha Na Na

Dream Angel – The Crystalairs

Such a nostalgic pseudo-doo wop song… Very unique melody and voice, too! “It’s not wise to love a dream wait and see…”

Source: Dream Angel – The Crystalairs

He’s Sure the Boy I Love – Darlene Love & the Blossoms

Source: He’s Sure the Boy I Love – Darlene Love & the Blossoms

Fabulous doo wop song by some great women!! Girl power!!

Dream Lover – Bobby Darin

Source: Dream Lover – Bobby Darin

Dream lover, are you out there?? Dreaming away, as usual <3

Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – Darlene Love

Merry Christmas!!!!❤

Source: Christmas (Baby Please Come Home) – Darlene Love

Oh Rosemarie – The Fascinators

Any Rosemarie’s out there??? This one’s for you!❤

Source: Oh Rosemarie – The Fascinators

When Lovers Part – The Lonely Ones

Telling the tale of romantic break-up through a doo-wop song. Kinda sad, kinda nostalgic, VERY doo-wop!

Source: When Lovers Part – The Lonely Ones

You Don’t Own Me – Lesley & The First Wives

Two beautiful renditions of “You Don’t Own Me.” A TRUE anthem and declaration of independence! Descending from and also objecting to the doo wop tradition! Inspiring!!

Source: You Don’t Own Me – Lesley & The First Wives

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