DEAREST (Umm Oh Yeah) 

The Black Keys (Rave On Buddy Holly), 2011


The Blue Stars (instr.)


Burnette Daytrotters


Dottie & Bonnie / Don Drummond


Johnny Clarke & Hortence Ellis


John Spencer, NL (Lieveling) - John Spencer zingt Buddy Holly - Dino Music DNCD 1252, 1991


Mickey & Sylvia, 1957


Mike Warner


Phil Trigwell


Ray Ruff & The Checkmates (The Buddy Holly Sounds of Ray Ruff)


Runaway Express (Medley) (Oh, Boy! – Raven), 2004


Ryan Groff (Live), 2009


Texas Mike Bell (Medley) (For The Love of Buddy), 2004 


The Barnstompers (live), 2008


Dizzy Elmer


Guillaume Ozoux (Montreal, live, Oscar Peterson Concert Hall), Feb 6, 2009


Laurent Zuccaro (Paris, live), Feb 22, 2009


Rude Norton, 1986 

Down  The  Line


This is NOT the Roy Orbison song with the same title !



The Beat Generation, 2005


Bobby Vee, 1999


The Bobcats, 1981


The Brewers, 1989


Brian Best (Hollydaze Tribute to Buddy Holly), Jan 16, 2005


Cliff Richard ( “The Definitive Rock & Roll Album”, EVA/EMI 0777 7 8044 1 2 3)


Craig Morrison & Friends, February 6, 2009


Danny & The Red Hots, 1980


Darrel Higham, 2006


Darrel Higham and Bobby Vee

Dave Travis, 1978

(Dave's Rock-And-Roll Album, Dial Records, LP 005, Vinyl, Netherlands) 


Finn & The Sharks

Franck Daymon

(Rockers Kulture, The French Rockabilly Scene # 2, 2011)


The Hoedowners, Finland, Album Title: Hoedown Jamboree, 

Label: Goofin', Date: 2002. Catalogue: GRCD6115, Barcode: 6419517061154

Format: CD Album


Jack & The Real Deals, 2015


Jerry Lee Lewis (Jerry Lee Lewis – Live At The Star Club Hamburg – Bear Family Vinyl BAF 18006)


Larry Donn


Paul Waters


The Paley Brothers (Paley Brothers), Sire, 1978


The Pole Cats


Ricky Nelson (The American Dream – Bear Family BCD 16196 FL)




Roy Kay Trio


Runaway Express & Jimmy Ibbotson (Kansas Skies)


Runaway Express (Oh, Boy!), 2004


The Slickee Boys (Every Day is a Holly Day, New Rose Records), 1989


Stevie Ray Dawson

Los Straitjackets, Album "Sing Along With Los Straitjackets"

USA 2001, Yep Roc Records, CD YEP 2028 


The Tune Masters


The Wagoneers, Album Title: Austin Country Nights, 

Label: Watermelon, Country: USA, Date: 1995, Catalogue: CD 1039, Barcode: 715971103925

Format: CD Album


The Weber Brothers



The Accelerators (Let’s Turn It Up, SCSMCD 2010, Made in Scotland)

Ameritz Karaoke Band, 2014



Bobby Darin (as The Ding Dongs)


Bobby Darin (as The Rinky Dinks) (ATCO Records, 45-6121)


Bobby Darin (as Bobby Darin, always the same song)


Bobby Darin (live)


Bobby Darin (The Buddy Holly Song Book), 1992


Bobby Vee (I Remember Buddy Holly), Liberty, 1963


Brian Best (Hollydaze Tribute to Buddy Holly), Jan 16, 2005


“Buddy” Das Buddy Holly Musical – Essen, 2009


Cliff Richard (LP “Tracks’n’Grooves”), 1970


Cliff Richard (“Best Now” – EMI Japan, CP32-9025)


Col Joye


Confederados Trio


Connie Francis (With love to Buddy), 1995


The Crickets (live) Hard Rock Cafe, Stockholm, Sweden, 1989


The Crickets Sound Project (22)


David Frizzell, Jimmy Fortune (CD "Remember Me"), 2014


Don Gant (Hickory Records 45-1297)


Donnie Allison


Emile Ford & The Checkmates, Piccadilly, 1961


Everybody's Talking


Jade Hurley


Jimmy Justice


John Logan


Johnny Reimar & The Scarlets, DK, 1963


John Spencer (Jij krijgt er spijt van), NL - John Spencer zingt Buddy Holly, Dino Music DNCD 1252, 1991


Mac Curtis


Richard Anthony


Rinky Dinks (original) See: Bobby Darin !


Rose Maddox, Capitol, 1961

Sherry Holley & The Junkyard Dawgs

(CD "SHERRY HOLLEY REMEMBERS", recorded in England 2019)


Skeeter Davis (Skeeter Davis sings Buddy Holly, RCA), 1967


Terry Gale


Terry Noland


Vernon Taylor


Albert Lee (Gypsy Man - A Tribute To Buddy Holly), Mann Bros. UK, 2019


Allan Berman, 2003

Ameritz Countdown Karaoke, 2017



Baldy Holly Band


Barbara Nielsen, (Elke Dag) in the Dutch language, NL, Ariola LP


Becky Hobbs, 1977


Beelzebubs, 1993


Ben Rose, 2007


Berni Flint


Billy Hamblet (rik R-5036)


Billy Swan & Buzz Cason (CD - Billy, Buzz & The Basics Play Buddy) DINKS Records, USA, Released 12-16-2014


The Bluejays (The Buddy Holly EP), JAY 5009, UK, 2017


The Blue Stars (instr.)


Bob Allen & Herbie Layness Orchestra


Bobby Lee Trammel


Bobby Vee, Liberty, 1960 (B-side of “Rubber Ball”)


Bobby Vee (London Single HLG9255), 1-1959


Bobby Vee, 1992


Bridget St. John (CD 'Thank you for . . .'), Dandelion 1972, UK




Brolle (Kjell Hallmark), Sweden, 2009 (The Buddy Holly Musical CD)


Buddy Alan, Capitol, 1970


“Buddy” Das Buddy Holly Musical – Essen, 2009


Buddy Holly Rock’n’Roll Show live in concert, 2005


Buddy Live London (First Night Rec.), Nov. 3 & 4 1995


BUDDY South Africa Cast


The Chequers (Rhino Single RNO112), 1972


Chuck Williams & The Fire Band (Songs of BUDDY HOLLY)


Cliff Clavin (When Everything’s Been Said, Disc 2)


Come Back Buddy Band (A White Sport Coat CD), 2009


Connie Francis (Medley), (With love to Buddy), 1995


The Continentals, 1998


Country Store, July 1974


Craig Douglas


The Crickets (Medley), Barnaby (USA), CBS (UK), 1970


The Crickets


The Crickets & J.D. Souther, 2004


The Crickets (Live Medley)


“The Crickets Sound” Project (22)


Danny Marchese (Soundtrack Big Fish)


Dave Martin


Dave Nichols & The Coins


Dave Travis


David Bartholomew (Rec. at Academy Studios Colchester England)


David Essex & John Denver (Live Medley)


David Frizzell, Jimmy Fortune, Helen Cornelius (CD "Remember Me"), 2014


The Dean Brothers


Dickie Loader & The Blue Jeans, 1963


Dick Rivers (french: Envie D´elle), Dec. 1991


DJ Buddy Holly, 2015 (CD EVERYDAY - The House Remix)


Don McLean (UA Mono UP35519), 23-3-1973 (UK No.38, 1973)


Don McLean (UA 35634A Germany), 1973


Don McLean & Jim Croce, 1973


Don McLean (The Buddy Holly Songbook), 1992, rec. 1972


Don McLean (Different Views), 1999


Eberhard Hohl (Tribute to Buddy Holly), Dec 2004


Eddie Beerens


Eddie Scoop & The Peekers


Edna Savage


Ed Payne ( CD - Paying Tribute To Buddy Holly by Ed Payne, 2013, Propayne Productions, EAN 08 8450 18441 3 0 )


Elliott Murphy, 1985


Elliott Murphy (Every Day is a Holly Day), 1989


Erasure (Other People’s Songs), 27 Jan 2003


The Explorers, Unity, 1962


The Fabulous Hubcaps


Familee (NL) Negram, (Medley)


Fiona Apple and Jon Brion (Rave On Buddy Holly), 2011


Floyd Domino


Gary Busey (Buddy Holly Story Soundtrack), Epic SE 35412, 1978


Gary Busey (CADA DIA)


Gemma Ray, June 21, 2010


Good 4 Nothing, August 3, 2005


Gordon Waller (Capitol P-2346), 1969


Gösta Linderholm (Verje dag, Swedish), 1986


The Graduates (Alacrity Records ALA 001), 1981


Graham Sacher


Hank Marvin (Hank plays Holly), Nov. 1996


Hans van Eijk, 1981


Hellogoodbye, Nov. 4, 2008


Highlights from The BUDDY HOLLY STORY (Retro Music, Canada), 1996


The Hollies (Buddy Holly), October 1980


The Hot Shots, August 26, 2003


J. D. Souther & The Crickets (The Crickets And Their Buddies), Sovereign Artists, 2004


James Taylor (Greatest Hits, Volume 2), Oct. 1985


James Taylor (live)


Jan Rhode, Sonet, 1964


Jan Rot (Stap voor stap) "Everday" in the Dutch language - CD "Rot Voor Jou", NL, July 1996, Ariola 74321 396192, Okapi (2) 74321 396192



Jeff Smallwood (Chaque Matin – Holly Days, EMI France), 1998


Jerry Naylor


Jimmy Gilmer & The Fireballs (Buddy’s Buddy, Dot), 1964


Jimmy Gilmer, Dot, June 1964


Jimmy Page, John Paul Jones, Albert Lee, Nicky Hopkins, Big Jim Sullivan, 

Clem Cattine & Chris Hughes (Jimmy Page and friends), 1998


Joe Dowell, Mercury, 1961


Johan Lind & The Epics, 1965


John-Boy & The Waltons, Rarity, 2002


John Denver, RCA, (US No. 2, 1992)


John Denver & David Essex (John Denver Show, Medley, BBC Live), 1973


John Mueller


John Spencer (Iedere Dag) - NL - John Spencer zingt Buddy Holly - Dino Music DNCD 1252, 1991


Johnny Lion & Jumping Jewels, Philips, 1965


Johnny Rogers & Tommy Allsup (Johnny Rogers & Tommy Allsup)


Johnny Seay, Philips, August 1964


Josh Solomon & The Empty Pockets (Celebrate Buddy)


Jukebox Junction


Julian Lennon, 1986


Los Juniors (Mexico – Ya Lo Ves)


Lawrence And The First Love (Philips 40635)


Leda Moreno (Mexico – Diariamente)


Lelly Boone (Penny Farthing Single PEN885), 1975


Mark Cool & The Folk Stars


Marko Formanek




Michael Angelo & The Leisures


Micky Dolenz (Buddy Holly Tribute, Romar Single 0-07-7002) and 

on Album 'The MGM Singles Collection', Label: 7A, Country: UK, 

Catalogue: 7A001, Date: 13 Jul 2015, LP (400 in blue Vinyl, 300 in red Vinyl) and CD 


Mike Berry (Rock ‘n’ Roll Daze – Rollercoaster Records), 1998


Mike Berry (Buddy Holly - A Life in Music), 1999


Mike Del Rio


Mike Warner


Mother's Pride (Vinyl LP "Buddy Holly In Our Hearts), 1979, Sweden, Habima Records - HSLP 7818


Nigel Romley


Nicki Bluhm and The Gramblers


Nokie Edwards (Mosrite Records Nashville Tennessee)


Norman Petty Trio, Rank, 1960


Operation: Cliff Calvin, 1996


Original Hamburg Cast (Buddy Die Buddy Holly Story), 1994


Original London Cast (Buddy, The Buddy Holly Story), 1989


Original Motion Picture Soundtrack (The Buddy Holly Story), 1978


Paolo Santos, February 1, 2012


Pat DiNizio, January 27, 2009


Patrick Stump (Listen to me Buddy Holly, Verve), September 6, 2011


Pat Surface, 2016


Paul Burch, September 6, 2011


Pearl Jam (2000-10-18: Lubbock, TX, USA)


Penhandle, Happy Tiger, 1970


Peter Byrne (Spirit Land), 1996


Phillip Goodhand-Tait (DJM DJS261 - UK), 1971 - Bell


Phillip Goodhand-Tait (Span TV Ltd. Cat.No.PGT 006 / CD “An evening with Peggy Sue”), 2006


Phillip Goodhand-Tait (Span TV Ltd. / PGT 031 / CD „radio songs“), 2010


Phil Ochs


Phil Ochs (Live Medley), 1974


The Postelles


R.C. Bannon, 1978


The Raveonettes (Pretty in Black), 2005


Ray Allen & The Upbeats, Camay, 1964


Reilly & Maloney, 1980


Rick Tucker


Original = "After All These Years" LP (1981) - Sound Of Clovis label 47265; 

33 - Various Artists - Everyday - 

Thanks to Lothar Pedd from Germany for sending in the information! 

"Rave On" Buddy Holly & Roy Orbison Tribute Band


Ricky Norton and The Holly Brothers, 2015


The Rockabilly Broadway Cast


Rockin Buddies From Far East (CD "A Tribute To Buddy Holly", 1997, Japan)


Rockin' Devils (Medley), 1976


Rocky Hart & The Passions, MGM, October 1959


Rogue Wave (Stubbs the Zombie – Soundtrack), 18 Oct 2005


The Rogues (Bruce & Terry), Columbia, December 14, 1964


Rudolph Kolder (Instr. Medley)


Runaway Express (Yeah, Buddy!, Medley), 2000


Ruth, August 25, 2009


Sausalito Foxtrot, February 9, 2010


Scott Baker (Scotty B) 2016 YouTube


Scotty, Spock 'N' Bones, Hipocket, 1986


Something Blue


Sorority Noise, September 30, 2014


SouthBound & Company - The Buddy Holly Review


Stacy Sullivan, August 3, 2004


St. George & Tana, Kapp, 1967


Susan Hart (MGM K14315, USA), 1971


The Sterlings, Decca, 1967


Terry Farlan (Million Copy Hit Songs Made Famous By Buddy Holly – Boulevard), 1969


Terry Noland


Tina Robin (Vogue Coral 103844), January 1958 (Coral 9-61935, US) 

(MOR arrangement by Neil Hefti for Coral in 1958)


Tommy Allsup, Reprise, 1965


The Trashmen, 1964


The Tremeloes, CBS, 1968


The Tren - Dells (Southtown Records 45-22001)


Trident (The Immortal Songs Of Buddy Holly)


The Unchained Mynds, Buddah, 1969


Walter Chancellor, Jr., 2004


Willie Logan (Instr.), 1996


Wylie & The Wild West, June 15, 2004




“Buddy” Das Buddy Holly Musical – Essen, 2009


Buddy Holly Rock’n’Roll Show live in concert, 2005


Buddy Live London (First Night Rec.), Nov. 3 & 4 1995


“The Crickets Sound” Project (22)

Grand Old Country / Cor Sanne - CD "Remember Me", NL, 2020


Kevin Montgomery & The Road Trippers (Live, Glasgow)


Mike Berry, 18-01-1965


Mike Berry (Buddy Holly - A Life in Music - Hallmark 3032 00422), 1999


Original Hamburg Cast (Buddy Die Buddy Holly Story), 1994

Pete Carroll



The Allisons


Black Raven & Falcons


Bobby Vee, Rollercoaster, 2000


Connie Francis


"The Crickets Sound" Project (22)


Denny Laine with Paul & Linda McCartney, 1977


Don McLean, 1972


Eric Clapton (Live)


Jet Black (Jet Black), 2003


Johnnie Fox & The Hunters, 2000


Johnny Kingsbury


Lemmy, Slim Jim & Danny B. (Later released as The Head Cat)


Meta Amos Quartette


Mike Berry (2 versions), 1995, 2006


Mike Berry & The Crickets (Vocal Sonny Curtis)

Pete Carroll


Rod Riga & Lina Valens


Teddie Palmer And His Band


Tommy Allsup


Tommy Roe


Willie Logan