Buddy Holly.

A Sad Day For Music 55 Years Ago
Some say February 3rd, is “The day the music died.” It was on this date back in 1959, Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and the Big Bopper lost their lives when their small plane crashed in a snowstorm shortly after take-off from Mason City, Iowa.
Rock Stars Remember Buddy Holly.
A new all-star tribute album, "Rave On Buddy Holly," has been compiled to commemorate the late Buddy Holly's 75th birthday. Among the 19 artists providing their interpretations of Buddy's legendary work are Paul McCartney, who covered "It's So Easy,&…