Welcome to my Buddy Holly greatest hits songs page where you'll find a collection of demo covers and full lesson tutorials available for purchase along with several free chord sheets in .pdf format. Help yourself to the free chord sheets where available.
Buddy Holly actually had his first hit with this song that he wrote, but the hit came not from his recorded version but from The Diamonds version in May of 1957. The Beatles also recorded a version in 1964.
Drop D Tuning = No
Capo = 2nd fret
Rhythm = a rake pattern here consisting of root down up root up down up with a few notes picked