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".
Valerie Harper's film debut. She is sitting at the center table during the performance of "Ever Since I Can Remember" by Cirino and the Bowties. What appears to be a young Valerie can be seen on the right at the conclusion of 'I'm Not A Juvenile Delinquent' by Frankie Lymon & The Teenagers, not as above.