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Subject: Re: After Buddy Holly but before The Beatles


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Mike
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Date Posted: 04:58:03 09/20/17 Wed
In reply to: Mo Andrews 's message, "After Buddy Holly but before the Beatles" on 16:19:40 08/29/17 Tue

*** During the period (1959-1963) 99% of Americans forgot all about Holly and it was only countries such as Britain, Australia, New Zealand and some European places his music was still played. ***

I think saying "99% of Americans forgot about Holly" during that period is stretching it a bit... Granted, he was not as known as he once was, but he and The Crickets were quite popular and had a few million sellers and other charting hits-I find it hard to believe that he became almost unknown: Surely he still had a lot of fans left from the 50s who played his records, etc...

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After Buddy Holly but before the BeatlesMo Andrews13:59:26 09/21/17 Thu


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