I Wonder Why – Dion & The Belmonts

“I Wonder Why” is a doo-wop song, written by Melvin Fair (lyrics) and Ricardo Weeks, and first recorded by Dion and the Belmonts (released as Laurie Records’ first single, number 3013), becoming the group’s first national pop chart hit, in 1958. What did you think? Please tell us in the comment section below and remember to sign up for our free newsletter.