This song is considered one of the greatest songs in rock and roll history. It was written by Doc Pomus and Mort Shuman. The song is about a schoolboy with a delicate heart. It was first recorded and released by Dion and The Belmonts in 1959. All of them were from New York City.
Dion and The Belmonts
Paul Anka sang this song too
Red Hot Chili Peppers
Rocky Sharpe and The Replays
Which version do you like best?