He Changed the World in Only 18 Months
Among other things, Buddy Holly popularized the rock lineup of two guitars, bass & drums.
He was the first rock star to write and produce his own songs.
He was the first rock star to wear glasses.
And the Beatles named themselves (in part) as a tribute to his band (the Crickets).
Who knows what he might have done if he'd lived.
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And one more for good measure.
RIP Buddy Holly (Sept. 7, 1936 - Feb. 3, 1959).
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