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Hiya Lou,
I've been looking for an oldie, have the opening music in my head, can sing it, but only the first few words, which are:
My love...for you... is a burning memory (melody?)
That cri-yi-yi-yies oh-oh-ver you.

I believe it was a NY doo-wop group that sang it.
Any help would be greatly appreciated.
Richie H.
Wilkes Barre, PA

Hi Richie
The line "cry-yi-yi over you" is in the song "Singing The Blue" by Guy Mitchell. However, that is not a doo wop song and the other lyric you listed is not in there.
If you can tell me a little more...up or down tempo....etc...that might trigger what you're looking for.


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