1950s EASY-POP Songs and Singers...on the verge of Rock 'n Roll
Everyday recorded by Buddy Holly and the Crickets: Niki Sullivan (rhythm guitar), Joel Mauldin (bass), Jerry Alison (drums) introduced November 11, 1957
Written by Charles Harden (Buddy Holly) & Norman Petty
Goin’ faster than a roller coaster, Buddy Holly and the Crickets’ Everyday, with Norman Petty playing a celeste, was the ‘B’ side of the popular rock hit Peggy Sue. Buddy Holly and the Crickets also had a rock hits in 1957 with That’ll Be the Day and Oh, Boy! all recorded in Clovis, New Mexico.
Quintessential Fifties lyric:
"goin’ faster than a roller coaster love like yours will surely come my way"