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Related to Holly Buddy: Charles Hardin Holley
Hol·ly(hŏl′ē), Buddy Originally Charles Hardin Holley. 1936-1959.
American singer, guitarist, and songwriter who greatly influenced the development of rock music with songs such as "That'll Be the Day" (1957).
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