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Some Male artist sang the recorded song "Tell Me Why"
at my prom festivities.  It was quite popular and very
pretty. Can you tell me who sang this song.

Answer
Hi Donna,
There were many versions of the song "Tell Me Why", the most popular one was by the 'Belmonts' from 1961, other versions were by the 'Sunbeams', 'Crew Cuts' & 'Bobby Vinton', try going to youtube.com to check them all out.
Good Luck !
mr.dowop

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John Spence

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I can answer most questions regarding 1950s Black Vocal Group music, called Doo Wop (Do Wop). Having lived in the era & grew up with the sounds of the early 50s.

Experience

Extensive research into 1950s doo wop and have resoures at hand to draw from..

Organizations
United Group Harmony Association, Doowop Society, Doowop Corner, etc..

Publications
Discoveries Magazine, Goldmine Magazine, Kreiter's Price Guide &
Dead Wax Guide.

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BA

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