Fooled Around And Fell In Love
Elvin Bishop
I must have been through about a million girls
I'd love 'em then I'd leave 'em alone
I didn't care how much they cried, no sir
Their tears left me cold as a stone

But then I fooled around and fell in love
I fooled around and fell in love, yes I did
Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 3 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1976
  • RIAA certified Gold record
  • peaked at No. 34 on the UK Singles chart in 1976
  • from the Elvin Bishop album, Struttin' My Stuff (1975)
  • Elvin Bishop's biggest hit
  • Mickey Thomas who sings lead vocals on "Fooled Around and Fell in Love" joined the Elvin Bishop group as a backing vocalist in 1974 ~ he later would join Jefferson Starship in 1981 after the departure of Marty Balin and Grace Slick
  • on the record:
         Mickey Thomas - lead vocals
         Elvin Bishop - guitar
         Johnny 'V' Vernazza - guitar, backing vocals
         Philip Aaberg - piano
         Michael Brooks - bass
         Donny Baldwin - drums, percussion
  • written by Elvin Bishop
  • produced by Bill Szymcyzk
  • engineered by Allan Blazek
  • recorded at Critera Recording Studios, Miami, FL
  • Capricorn Records label
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