The Coasters performed and recorded Charlie Brown, written by Jerry Leiber and Mike Stroller. These two wrote songs for Elvis, the Drifters, Ben E. King and lots of others. Mike Stroller also wrote the other hit by the Coasters "Yakety Yak". The story, if I remember it correctly, is that Stroller already had the music completely written and couldn't think of any words to go along. Leiber came up with "He's a clown, that Charlie Brown" and the rest just fell into place.
by TheHoleStory 4 years ago
Do you think this year will be the year that Charlie Brown is going to finally kick the football?
by Steven Escareno 5 years ago
It's official folks. Fox is releasing an animated film in 2015 based on the classic Peanuts characters. Isn't that wonderful? I just saw the trailer to it, and it looks awesome. I can't wait to see that movie next year. Anyways, here's the link if you guys want to see...
by Tim Martin 8 years ago
Where can I find a "Charlie Brown" sweater?
by fratjoe18 9 years ago
Mine is Planes, Trains, and Automobiles , where steve martin is on his way to see his family for thanksgiving, and his flight is delayed , and he goes on a crazy adventure with John Candy. It is halirious.
by wormdo 8 years ago
Anyone following my hubs lately is probably aware that I really don't like Charlie Sheen. I'll spare you a lecture but to sum up, I think the man is a tasteless, misogynist, violent maggot and while I'm not surprised that he's getting so much publicity and attention for it, I'm saddened that people...
by Daffy Duck 8 years ago
Charlie is noted for being a party guy. He loves to get drunk, and sleep with whom ever. It's interesting that 2 roles in which he is famous for follow those same lines.2 and 1/2 Men--He's drunk, he parties, he's lazy as hell. He cares very little about others.Major League--Comes...
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