RnR: Elvis vs Buddy Holly

Buddy Holly was a budding country singer, even with a regular radio spot on the local station. Elvis unleashed Buddy’s music – and Buddy was the first to unite the new rock n roll with traditional long hair music – classical.



Elvis recorded this Holly tune first, but Buddy got it out faster as a single


see also:

Buddy Raves On

Ritchie Valens and rocking it folk style

Hello & Goodbye to the Big Bopper

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8 Responses to RnR: Elvis vs Buddy Holly

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