Ritchie Valens

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    La Bamba

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    La Bamba (Recorded at Gold Star- the B-side of "Donna")Ritchie Valens
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    DonnaRitchie Valens
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    We Belong TogetherRitchie Valens
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    Come On, Let's GoRitchie Valens
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    MalaguenaRitchie Valens
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        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 ... Read more

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