Rock and Roll Lullaby (song)

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"Rock and Roll Lullaby"
Single by B. J. Thomas
from the album Billy Joe Thomas
B-side "Are We Losing Touch"
Released 1972
Genre Pop
Label Scepter Records
Writer(s) Barry Mann/Cynthia Weil

"Rock and Roll Lullaby" is a song written by Barry Mann and Cynthia Weil that was a 1972 hit single performed by B. J. Thomas. The single's backup vocals were performed by The Blossoms and Dave Somerville with Duane Eddy playing lead guitar. "Rock and Roll Lullaby" reached number 15 on the Billboard Hot 100 and was Thomas's third number one on the Easy Listening chart, where it spent one week in March 1972.[1]

The song was a big hit in Brazil, because of its appearance as love theme in the soap opera Selva de Pedra.

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  1. ^ Whitburn, Joel (2002). Top Adult Contemporary: 1961–2001. Record Research. p. 242.