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Published Date: 5/11/2015
In honor of Ritchie Valens' birthday, we highlight a few of the many popular musicians who've died in airplane crashes.
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Published Date: 3/12/2015
When a celebrity dies young, we're sad to see a life end too soon – and often haunted by the life and career that could've been. We remember legends and budding stars from film, television, music and sports gone much too soon with a photo gallery of 30 celebrities who...
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Published Date: 2/13/2015
Waylon Jennings first entered a recording studio in 1958 thanks to help from Buddy Holly, who hired Jennings to play bass for the "Winter Dance Party Tour" in 1959. The ill-fated tour ended with a plane crash that claimed the lives of Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P....
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Published Date: 2/3/2015
56 years ago, rockers Buddy Holly, Ritchie Valens and J.P. "The Big Bopper" Richardson died aboard a small plane that crashed into an icy Iowa field. Music would never be quite the same. Test your knowledge of the genre they helped pioneer by taking our 1950s Rock 'n'...
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Published Date: 6/22/2014
The idea that celebrities die in groups of three has permeated popular culture. Of course the "Rule of Three" isn’t based on any scientific evidence...
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Published Date: 2/3/2014
Fifty-five years ago today, a small plane crash in an icy Iowa field became one of the defining moments of rock 'n' roll history...
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