Barry from Sauquoit, NyOn July 23rd 1976, Eric Carmen performed "Never Gonna Fall in Love Again" on the NBC-TV program 'The Midnight Special'... Three months earlier on April 25th, 1976 it entered Billboard's Hot Top 100 chart at position #78; and on June 28th, 1976 it peaked at #11 (for 2 weeks) and spent 15 weeks on the Top 100... On June 13th, 1976 it reached #1 (for 1 week) on Billboard's Adult Contemporary Tracks chart... And on July 24th, 1976 it also peaked at #1 (for 1 week) on the Canadian RPM 100 Singles chart... On the same 'Special' show he also performed his biggest hit, "All By Myself", it reached #2 (for 3 weeks) earlier in 1976 on February 29th... Eric Howard Carmen will become eligible for Medicare next month when he celebrates his 65th birthday on August 11th, 2014.
Tod from Las Vegas, NvThe piano intro also reminds of the Carpenters' Close to You.
Barbara from Oklahoma City, Oki am just trying to get the lyrics,the chords and the key to never gonna fall in love again.
Malena from Monterrey, MexicoNEVER UNDERSTOOD ERIC, he was all my himself and then never wanted to fell in love........poor guy jajaja
Reed from New Ulm, MnWish he would have had more hits. Great singer.
Les from Joplin, MoEric's first hit on his follow-up LP was entitled "She Did It," and it was an upbeat answer to his first two melancholy solo hits, this one and "All By Myself."
Steve from Las Vegas, NvThis song has also been covered by John Travolta and appears on the "Slow Dancing" CD collection
Ivan from Dallas, TxI just downloaded the song from Apple's iTunes and have played it so many times. Carmen has such a melancholy and sad voice which highlights the mood of this song. I'd been personally through such circumstances and therefore can resonate with the lyrics. A very good song.