This date will be forever called ‘The Day the Music Died.” Three promising musicians lost their lives. Roger Peterson, the pilot, also died in the crash that occurred in a blinding snowstorm in Iowa.
Here are some of Richie Valens most popular songs.
This is the original demo tape recorded at producer Bob Keane studio (between May or July, 1958), with Ritchie´s voice, guitar and drums.
Here is the closing scene in the movie La Bamba.
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Discordance: The Cottinghams (Volume 1) – A novel inspired by the experiences of the Cottingham family who immigrated from the Eastern Shore of Virginia to Bibb County, Alabama
Filled with drama, suspense, humor, and romance, DISCORDANCE continues the family saga from the Tapestry of Love series with the children of Mary Dixon who married Thomas Cottingham.
Inspired by true events and the Cottingham family that resided in 17th century Somerset, Maryland and Delaware, colonial America comes alive with pirate attacks, religious discord, and governmental disagreements in the pre-Revolutionary War days of America.