It did not chart. The B-side was "Lonesome Tears". Tommy Allsup played the lead guitar parts on both recordings. Her recording was released as a single by Asylum Records in the autumn of that year. It also reached No. From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. For other uses, see It's So Easy. This article includes a list of general references , but it remains largely unverified because it lacks sufficient corresponding inline citations.
Please help to improve this article by introducing more precise citations. August Learn how and when to remove this template message. Buddy Holly Norman Petty. Billboard Hot  5 U. Monday 6 April Tuesday 7 April Wednesday 8 April Thursday 9 April Friday 10 April Saturday 11 April Sunday 12 April Monday 13 April Tuesday 14 April Wednesday 15 April Friday 17 April Saturday 18 April Sunday 19 April Monday 20 April Tuesday 21 April Wednesday 22 April Thursday 23 April Friday 24 April Saturday 25 April Sunday 26 April Monday 27 April Tuesday 28 April Wednesday 29 April Thursday 30 April Friday 1 May Saturday 2 May Sunday 3 May Monday 4 May Tuesday 5 May Wednesday 6 May Thursday 7 May Friday 8 May Saturday 9 May Sunday 10 May Monday 11 May Tuesday 12 May Wednesday 13 May Thursday 14 May Friday 15 May Saturday 16 May Sunday 17 May Monday 18 May Tuesday 19 May Wednesday 20 May Thursday 21 May Friday 22 May Saturday 23 May Sunday 24 May Monday 25 May Tuesday 26 May Wednesday 27 May Thursday 28 May Friday 29 May Holly's records were promoted after his death and had a loyal following, especially in Europe.
The demand for unissued recordings by Holly was so great that his producer, Norman Petty, resorted to overdubbing whatever he could find: alternate takes of studio recordings, originally rejected masters, " Crying, Waiting, Hoping " and the other five tracks adding new surf-guitar arrangements , and even Holly's amateur demos from in which the low-fidelity vocals are often muffled behind added orchestrations.
Between the — overdubs produced by Jack Hansen with vocal backings imitating the Crickets' sound , the s overdubs produced by Petty, various alternate takes, and Holly's undubbed originals, multiple versions of the same songs are available. There are also many different versions of Holly's Greatest Hits as well as covers and compilation albums of his songs performed by various artists.
Many singles and albums of his material have been released posthumously, beginning with "Peggy Sue Got Married" in July and the successful 6-disc collectors box set Not Fade Away: The Complete Studio Recordings , 50 years later in From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia. Accessed August 7. The Official Charts Company. Retrieved November 24, Retrieved January 28, United States.
In , I made the switch from CDs to iTunes. After moving many times and carrying many boxes up and down stairs in , I decided to get rid of all of my CDs in favor of digital copies. I have always preferred purchasing and downloading music rather than streaming but for many years my speakers were mainly connected by Wi-Fi or Bluetooth.
After a few months of listening to CDs and records again, I have discovered I enjoy listening to records the most. I went back to listening to CDs and vinyl at the same time so both have novelty and newness for me. Records are more work with having to change sides and I clean them each time before I play them as well as cleaning the stylus. If you listen to a lot of music from the ss like I do, much thought and intention went into song placement on those albums.Buddy Holly's shockingly early demise -- he was only 22 when the light plane carrying him, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson crashed outside of Clear Lake, Iowa, in February -- brings an extra dimension of appreciation to his legacy. Holly's accomplishments as a singer, writer and bandleader run deep, and his music.