55 years have passed, but Buddy Holly will live forever.
56 years ago today The Crickets went to number 1 on the charts with this jammer. It landed on the number 3 spot of our 100 Best Texas Songs back in April 2004.
In case you missed it in the Super Bowl fever, yesterday marked 54 years since the day the music died.
Photo by David Bowman, taken at the crash site in Clear Lake, Iowa.