Oh, Boy!" is a song written by Sonny West, Bill Tilghman and Norman Petty. It was originally recorded by Sonny West in the late 1950s but did not achieve commercial success. It was later recorded by Buddy Holly and the Crickets between June 29 and July 1, 1957, at Petty Studios in Clovis, New Mexico, with Holly singing lead vocals and the Picks providing backing vocals. The song is in an A-A-B-A format with a 12-bar blues verse and an 8-bar bridge. Holly also covered another West song, "Rave On.
20 Golden Greats (also known as Buddy Holly Lives) is a greatest hits album by American Buddy Holly & the Crickets first released in the United Kingdom by EMI on February 17, 1978. The songs on the UK release were licensed to EMI by MCA Records, who released the album in North America. The album is now out of print.
Buddy Holly was the toast of the charts in the last few months of 1957. His first smash with the Crickets, ‘That’ll Be The Day,’ topped the American bestsellers in September and was just coming to the end of a three-week reign in the UK when the group’s follow-up, ‘Oh, Boy!’ hit the US countdown - when Holly was also big news in his own right with a third hit, ‘Peggy Su. All three went on to become rock ‘n’ roll classics. Holly co-wrote ‘That’ll Be The Day’ with his Crickets bandmate Jerry Allison and the group’s producer, Norman Petty.
1. Oh, Boy! 2. Not Fade Away. 6. Tell Me Now. 7. That'll Be the Day. 8. I'm Lookin' for Someone to Love. 9. An Empty Cup (a Broken Date). Other productions from Buddy Holly. Oh Boy! Holly in the Hills (and Bob Montgomery). Buddy Holly and the Crickets.
The debut album by the Crickets and the only one featuring Buddy Holly released during his lifetime, The "Chirping" Crickets contains the group's number one single "That'll Be the Day" and its Top Ten hit "Oh, Boy!. Other Crickets classics include "Not Fade Away," "Maybe Baby," and "I'm Looking for Someone to Love
Buddy Holly and the Crickets скачать в mp3 на телефон(Android, Iphone) или слушайте песню Buddy Holly and the Crickets - Not Fade Away, Buddy Holly - Oh Boy (Remastered), Buddy Holly & The Crickets - It's So Easy, Buddy Holly & The Crickets - Think It Over, Buddy Holly - Peggy Su. Buddy Holly & The Crickets – Everyday. Buddy Holly and the Crickets – It's So Easy. Buddy Holly & The Crickets – Rock Around with Ollie Vee.
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- Manufactured By – Deutsche Grammophon
- Record Company – Coral Records, Inc.
- Vocals – Buddy Holly
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