As a young man, Bobby Vee was considered a “teenage idol.” What are the characteristics of a teenage idol? Write about a modern teenage idol and compare/contrast them to Bobby Vee.
To what would you attribute Bobby Vee’s longevity in the music industry?
Bobby Vee attests to the effect that Buddy Holly’s music and tragic death had on his personal life. Look up and read the musical tribute to Buddy Holly in Dan McLean’s lyrics to American Pie. What significance is communicated regarding Buddy Holly’s life and music within the narrative of the lyrics?