A young teenage girl desperately tries to earn enough money to buy a dress for a school rock and roll dance. This early rock and roll feature, the 3rd in a series of 5 staring Disc Jockey and Rock N Roll impresario Alan Freed, includes performances by artist Chuck Berry, LaVern Baker, Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers, The Flamingos, The Moonglows and The Johnny Burnette Trio. Written by
FRANKIE LYMON and THE TEEN-AGERS - HEAR them sing "I'm not a Juvenile Delinquent" SEE - Lovely LA VERN BAKER - HEAR her sing "TRA-LA-LA" SEE - The Inimitable CHUCK BERRY - HEAR him sing "YOU CAN'T CATCH ME"
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Did You Know?
Only four songs from the 12-track "Rock Rock Rock" soundtrack album were used in the film. Noticeably absent, though on the album, are Chuck Berry
's early hits "Maybelline" and "Roll Over Beethoven", as well as The Moonglows
' pop and R'n'B standards "Sincerely" and "See Saw". See more
Chuck Berry's electric guitar isn't plugged into anything when he performs on TV. See more
[sipping shakes at the malt shoppe
Is Tommy taking you to the school prom?
He - hasn't asked me, yet.
He will. I sure hope I find someone as nice as Tommy.
Oh, you'll meet him someday.
Well, I hope it's before the prom. Are you in love with Tommy?
Featured in Indie Sex: Teens
Written by Glen T Moore and Milton Subotsky
Performed by Frankie Lymon and the Teenagers See more