That’s the demographic that grew up with Buddy Holly. I joke and say that I’ve never seen so many teenagers with AARP cards.
This authentic slice of rock ‘n’ roll nostalgia features non-stop classic hits including Who’s Sorry Now, Stupid Cupid, Mystery Girl, Cherry Pie, Lipstick On Your Collar and a host of Buddy Holly classics too.
I didn’t think my name was good for a rock & roll singer. All the Americans had names like Buddy Holly, Rick Nelson or Jerry Lee Lewis. Harry Webb just didn’t sound right ... Somebody suggested Cliff, and I thought, ‘Cliff is a rock, rock & roll, that’s good. Then the producer of my first record suggested Richard as a tribute to Little Richard.More quotes »
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