Song Details More songs by Dion
The Wanderer
Dion 1962 The Wanderer 45

Oh, well, I'm the type of guy who will never settle down
Where pretty girls are, well, you know that I'm around
I kiss 'em and I love 'em, 'cause to me they're all the same
I hug 'em and I squeeze 'em, they don't even know my name

Peak Chart Position
  • peaked at No. 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 chart in 1962
  • peaked at No. 10 on the UK Singles chart in 1962
  • from the album Runaround Sue (1961)
  • ranks #243 on Rolling Stone magazine's 2010 list of the 500 Greatest Songs of All Time
  • on the record:
         the Del-Satins- backing vocals
         Bobby Keys- saxophone
  • written by Dion DiMucci, Ernie Maresca
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