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Awful Cover Songs: Da Doo Run Run by Shawn Cassidy

Often dubbed as the “Justin Bieber” of the 70s what teenage girl didn’t have a crush on Shawn Cassidy? This girl didn’t and that’s the truth! Sure he had a decent singing voice but not enough talent to sustain anything long term.

Adorable? From the eyes of a 12 year old girl, maybe. Personally I would chalk him up to one of the “cliche” here today gone tomorrow teenage heart throbs whose poster made the wall of millions of teenage girl bedrooms but had no real impact on music at all. Another Leif Garret, another Scott Baio but doesn’t even reach the likes of Bieber.

SHAUN CASSIDY Da Doo Ron Ron
The Justin Bieber of 1977 – Shaun Cassidy had the X Factor. Famous parents, a famous half brother, good looks, a good voice and the right record label and pr…

 

 

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The Crystals - Da Doo Ron Ron - new stereo remix versionsThe Crystals – Da Doo Ron Ron – new stereo remix versions
Original spector recordings, dubbed with orig accapella lead vocal dubbed with additional new backing track. 2 versions here, first is a stripped wall of sou…

 

The original song is a classic “girl group” doo wop song that left an indelible mark on rock n roll history. That simple fact makes it hard to listen to this song with a straight face. Sorry Shawn. No Sale!

 

Da Doo Ron Ron by The Crystals Songfacts
He had a massive hit a few years earlier with To Know Him Is To Love Him by The Teddy Bears, but “Da Doo Ron Ron” provided the template for his unique …

 

 

 

 

 

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