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Customer Reviews

Best Ritchies Album

I've always wanted to hear a album on where it could include all of ritchies music where he actually sings it and not Los Lobos.


We lost a legend in 1959 and it wasn't only Buddy Holly. Ritchie was very talented in the short time as a star and I can't even imagine what could of been if he had more time with us. Great Album!!!

I'll always remember Ritchie

This album is really good. I always love an old rock 'n roll guy. I love his song Come on, Let's Go! I listened to it in music class and me and my friend love it! So, I recommend you buy this CD. It's the last Richie Valens CD you'll find!


Born: May 13, 1941 in Pacoima, CA

Genre: Rock

Years Active: '50s

The first Hispanic rock star, Ritchie Valens will forever be known as one of the two musicians (along with the Big Bopper) who perished with Buddy Holly in 1959, when their private plane crashed in the midst of a Midwest tour. At the time, Valens had only recently established himself as one of the most promising young talents in rock & roll, just barely missing the top of the charts with "Donna," a number two hit, and pioneering a blend of rock and Latin music with the single's almost equally popular...
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