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52 Weeks In Song

52 Weeks In Song

The Day The Music Died (Feb. 3, 1959)
Anniversary (2-3-11)

Buddy Holly, Richie Valens ("La Bamba"), and The Big Bopper ("Chantilly Lace") died on the night of February 2, 1959 in a plane crash in Iowa during a snowstorm. The news came to most of the world on the morning of February 3, which is why it's known as The Day The Music Died.