The guitarist is revered for his work with the 1950s rock 'n' roll hero, after Buddy split with the original Crickets.
From floor-shaking stadium anthems to paeans to a lost past and roadmaps for a new life, here are 12 songs that glorify rock’n’roll.
On August 19, 1957, Gene entered the US singles chart with what became his only other US top 20 hit, 'Lotta Lovin''.
The Texan-born singer-songwriter played The Long Road in support of his new Decca Records album 'Ready The Horses'.
Ellie Goulding has released a new version of the 1971 Don McLean classic Vincent, which is available through Polydor and Interscope Records
The voice of the great Roy Orbison is among the great treasures of popular music history, here's a collection of smash hits and hidden gems.