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Buddy Holly

Charles Hardin Holley (September 7, 1936 – February 3, 1959), known as Buddy Holly, was an American singer, musician, songwriter, and record producer who was a central and pioneering figure of mid-1950s rock. He was born in Lubbock, Texas, to a musical family during the Great Depression, and learned to play guitar and sing alongside his siblings. His style was influenced by gospel music, country music, and rhythm and blues acts, and he performed in Lubbock with his friends from high school. Read more on

Buddy Holly has 10 songs that have been featured in movies like American Graffiti, The Locusts, Cool Cats: 25 Years of Rock 'n' Roll Style and American Hot Wax. What is your favorite song by Buddy Holly?


Songs from Buddy Holly

Maybe Baby
That'll Be the Day
Oh Boy!
Rave On
Peggy Sue
True Love Ways
Not Fade Away
Peggy Sue Got Married

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