Buddy Holly

Buddy Holly


Singles: 78 rpm

BRUNSWICK (55009 “That’ll Be the Day”) $200-$300 / 1957

BRUNSWICK (55035 “Oh Boy”) $200-$300 / 1958

BRUNSWICK (55053 “Maybe Baby”) $300-$400 / 1958

BRUNSWICK (55072 “Think It Over”) $200-$300 / 1958

BRUNSWICK (55094 “It’s So Easy”) $200-$300 / 1958

CORAL (61852 “Words of Love”) $400-$500 / 1957

CORAL (61885 “Peggy Sue”) $400-$600 / 1957

CORAL (61947 “Listen to Me”) $150-$250 / 1958

CORAL (61985 “Rave On”) $150-$250 / 1958

CORAL (62006 “Early in the Morning”) $600-$800 / 1958

CORAL (62051 “Heartbeat”) $600-$800 / 1958

CORAL (62134 “Peggy Sue Got Married”) $150-$200 / 1959
(Canadian)

DECCA (29854 “Blue Days – Black Nights”) $500-$600 / 1956

DECCA (30166 “Modern Don Juan”) $500-$600 / 1956

DECCA (30434 “That’ll Be the Day”) $500-$600 /1957

DECCA (30543 “Love Me”) $500-$600 / 1958

DECCA (30650 “Ting-A-Ling”) $500-$600 / 1958


Singles: 12–inch

SOLID SMOKE (8003 “A Portrait in Music”) $10-$15 / 1979
(Picture disc)


Singles: 7–inch

BRUNSWICK (55009 “That’ll Be the Day”) $50-$60 / 1957

BRUNSWICK (55035 “Oh Boy”) $50-$60 / 1958

BRUNSWICK (55035 “Oh Boy”) $75-$100 / 1958
(Yellow label. Promo issue only)

BRUNSWICK (55053 “Maybe Baby”) $40-$50 / 1958

BRUNSWICK (55072 “Think It Over”) $40-$50 / 1958

BRUNSWICK (55094 “It’s So Easy”) $40-$50 / 1958

CORAL (61852 “Words of Love”) $150-$250 / 1957

CORAL (61885 “Peggy Sue”) $50-$75 / 1957

CORAL (61947 “Listen to Me”) $30-$40 / 1958

CORAL (61947 “Listen to Me”) $75-$125 / 1958
(Powder blue label. Promo issue)

CORAL (61985 “Rave On”) $30-$40 / 1958

CORAL (62006 “Early in the Morning”) $30-$40 / 1958

CORAL (62051 “Heartbeat”) $30-$40/ 1958

CORAL (62074 “It Doesn’t Matter Anymore”) $30-$40 / 1959

CORAL (62134 “Peggy Sue Got Married”)  $40-$50 / 1959
(Orange label)

CORAL (62134 “Peggy Sue Got Married”) $75-$125 / 1959
(Powder blue label. Promo issue)

CORAL (62134 “Peggy Sue Got Married”) $20-$30 / 1962
(Yellow label)

CORAL (62210 “True Love Ways”) $40-$50 / 1960

CORAL (62329 “Reminiscing”) $50-$60 / 1962

CORAL (62352 “Bo Diddley”) $30-$40 / 1963

CORAL (62369 “Brown Eyed Handsome Man”) $30-$40 / 1963

CORAL (62390 “Rock Around with Ollie Vee”) $40-$50 / 1964

CORAL (62407 “Maybe Baby”) $40-$50 / 1964

CORAL (62448 “Slippin’ & Slidin’ “) $50-$75 / 1965

CORAL (62554 “Rave On”) $30-$40 / 1968

CORAL (62558 “Love Is Strange”) $15-$25 / 1969

CORAL (65618 “That’ll Be the Day”) $15-$25 / 1969

CROSLEY (27451 “Peggy Sue”/”That’ll Be the Day”) $5-$10 / 2003
(Bonus item for buyers of a Crosley Radio Original Stack-O-Matic Record Changer. 10,000 made)

DECCA (29854 “Blue Days – Black Nights”) $300-$400 / 1956
(With silver lines on both sides of the name Decca)

DECCA (29854 “Blue Days – Black Nights”) $70-$90 / 1956
(With silver star and lines under the name Decca)

DECCA (30166 “Modern Don Juan”) $300-$400  / 1956
(With silver lines on both sides of the name Decca)

DECCA (30166 “Modern Don Juan”) $75-$125 / 1956
(With silver star and lines under the name Decca)

DECCA (30434 “That’ll Be the Day”) $200-$300 / 1957
(With silver lines on both sides of the name Decca)

DECCA (30434 “That’ll Be the Day”) $75-$125 / 1957
(With silver star and lines under the name Decca)

DECCA (30543 “Love Me”) $200-$300 / 1958
(With silver lines on both sides of the name Decca)

DECCA (30543 “Love Me”) $75-$125 / 1958
(With silver star and lines under the name Decca)

DECCA (30650 “Ting-A-Ling”) $200-$300 / 1958
(With silver lines on both sides of the name Decca)

DECCA (30650 “Ting-A-Ling”) $75-$125 / 1958
(With silver star and lines under the name Decca)

MCA (60000 “That’ll Be the Day”) $4-$6 / 1973

MCA (60004 “Everyday”) $4-$6 / 1973

MCA (40905 “Peggy Sue”) $4-$6 / 1978

MEMORY LANE $3-$5


Promotional Singles

BRUNSWICK (55009 “That’ll Be the Day”) $50-$100 /1957

BRUNSWICK (55035 “Oh Boy”) $50-$100 / 1958

BRUNSWICK (55053 “Maybe Baby”) $50-$100 / 1958

BRUNSWICK (55072 “Think It Over”) $50-$100 / 1958

BRUNSWICK (55094 “It’s So Easy”) $50-$100 / 1958

CORAL (61852 “Words of Love”) $150-$200 / 1957

CORAL (61885 “Peggy Sue”) $100-$150 / 1957

CORAL (61947 “Listen to Me”) $50-$100 / 1958

CORAL (61985 “Rave On”)  $50-$100 / 1958

CORAL (62006 “Early in the  Morning”) $150-$200 / 1958

CORAL (62051 “Heartbeat”) $50-$100 / 1958

CORAL (62074 “It Doesn’t Matter Anymore”) $50-$100 / 1959

CORAL (62134 “Peggy Sue Got Married”) $50-$100 / 1959

CORAL (62210 “True Love Ways”) $50-$100 / 1960

CORAL (62329 “Reminiscing”) $50-$75 / 1962

CORAL (62352 “Bo Diddley”) $50-$75 / 1963

CORAL (62369 “Brown Eyed Handsome Man”) $50-$75 / 1963

CORAL (62390 “Rock Around with Ollie Vee”) $50-$75 / 1964

CORAL (62407 “Maybe Baby”) $50-$75 / 1964

CORAL (62448 “Slippin’ & Slidin’ “) $50-$75 / 1965

CORAL (62554 “Rave On”) $40-$60 / 1968

CORAL (62558 “Love Is Strange”) $40-$60 / 1969
(Price doubles if accompanied by dee jay insert sheet)

CORAL (65618 “That’ll Be the Day”) $40-$60 / 1969

DECCA (29854 “Blue Days – Black Nights”) $250-$350 / 1956

DECCA (30166 “Modern Don Juan”) $250-$350 / 1956

DECCA (30434 “That’ll Be the Day”) $250-$350 1957

DECCA (30543 “Love Me”)  $250-$350 / 1958

DECCA (30650 “Ting-A-Ling”) 200-300 / 1958


Picture Sleeves

BRUNSWICK (55009 “That’ll Be the Day”) $5-$10 /1990s

BRUNSWICK (55035 “Oh Boy”) $5-$10 / 1990s

BRUNSWICK (55094 “It’s So Easy”) $5-$10 / 1990s

CORAL (61885 “Peggy Sue”) $5-$10 / 1990s

CORAL (62051 “Heartbeat”) $5-$10 / 1990s

CORAL (62074 “It Doesn’t Matter Anymore”) $5-$10 / 1990s

CORAL (62558 “Love Is Strange”) $30-$40 / 1969

CROSLEY (27451 “Peggy Sue”/”That’ll Be the Day”) $5-$10 / 2003
(Bonus item for buyers of a Crosley Radio Original Stack-O-Matic Record Changer. 10,000 made)

MCA (40905 “Peggy Sue”) $4-$8 / 1978


EPs: 7–inch
BRUNSWICK (71036 “The Chirping Crickets”) $300-$400 / 1957
(With printed back cover)

BRUNSWICK (71036 “The Chirping Crickets”) $350-$450 / 1957
(With blank back cover)

BRUNSWICK (71038 “The Sound of the Crickets”) $150-$250 / 1958

CORAL (81169 “Listen to Me”) $300-$400 58

CORAL (81182 “The Buddy Holly Story”) $250-$350 / 1959

CORAL (81191 “Buddy Holly”) $250-$350 / 1962

CORAL (81193 “Brown Eyed Handsome Man”) $400-$500 / 1963

DECCA (2575 “That’ll Be the Day”) $700-$900 / 1958
(With liner notes on the back cover)

DECCA (2575 “That’ll Be the Day”) $400-$600 / 1958
(With EP ads on the back cover)


LPs: 10/12–inch

BRUNSWICK (54038 “The Chirping Crickets”) $800-$1200 / 1957

CORAL (8 “Best of Buddy Holly”)….. $75-$125 / 1966

CORAL (57210 “Buddy Holly”)…… $150-$250 / 1958
(Maroon label)

CORAL (57210 “Buddy Holly”) $30-$50 / 191963
(Black label)

CORAL (57279 “The Buddy Holly Story”) $125-$175 / 1959
(Maroon label. With red and black print on the back cover)

CORAL (57279 “The Buddy Holly Story”) $75-$125 / 1959
(Maroon label. With black print on the back cover)

CORAL (57279 “The Buddy Holly Story”) $30-$40 / 1963
(Black label. With pictures of other LPs, or black print, on the back cover)

CORAL (57326 “The Buddy Holly Story, Vol. II”) $100-$200 / 1960
(Maroon label)

CORAL (57326 “The Buddy Holly Story, Vol. II”) $30-$50 /1963
(Black label)

CORAL (57405 “Buddy Holly and the Crickets”) $50-$100 / 1962
(Maroon label)

CORAL (57405 “Buddy Holly and the Crickets”) $25-$45 / 1963
(Black label)

CORAL (57426 “Reminiscing”) $50-$75 / 1963
(Maroon label)

CORAL (57426 “Reminiscing”) $20-$40 /1963
(Black label)

CORAL (57450 “Showcase”) $40-$50 / 1964

CORAL (57463 “Holly in the Hills”) $75-$100 / 1965

CORAL (57492 “Buddy Holly’s Greatest Hits”) $75-$100 / 1967
(Monaural)

CORAL (757492 “Buddy Holly’s Greatest Hits”) $30-$50 / 1967
(Stereo)

CORAL (757279 “The Buddy Holly Story”) $30-$50 / 1963
(Stereo)

CORAL (757405 “Buddy Holly and the Crickets”) $50-$75 / 1962
(Maroon label. Stereo)

CORAL (757405 “Buddy Holly and the Crickets”) $30-$50 / 1963
(Black label. Stereo)

CORAL (757463 “Holly in the Hills”) $40-$60 / 1965
(Stereo)

CORAL (757504 “Giant”) $40-$80 / 1969
(Stereo)

CREATIVE RADIO (“The Day the Music Died”) $25-$30
(Two discs. Includes poster. Selection numbers not known)

DECCA (207 “A Rock & Roll Collection”) $15-$20 / 1972

DECCA (8707 “That’ll Be the Day”) $900-$1100 / 1958
(Black label)

DECCA (8707 “That’ll Be the Day”) $150-$250 / 1961
(Multi-colored label)

LIFE (8707 “That’ll Be the Day”) $150-$250 / 1961
(Multi-colored Decca label, but with “Life” on label instead of Decca. Cover shows Decca, not Life)

MCA (Except 6-80000) $8-$12 / 1975-1985

MCA (6-80000 “The Complete Buddy Holly”) $35-$45 / 1981
(Boxed, six-disc set. Includes booklet)

VOCALION (3811 “The Great Buddy Holly”) $90-$110 / 1967
(Monaural)

VOCALION (73811 “The Great Buddy Holly”) $20-$30 / 1967
(Reprocessed stereo)

VOCALION (73923 “Good Rockin’ Buddy Holly”) $100-$125 / 1971
(Reprocessed stereo)


Promotional LPs

BRUNSWICK (54038 “The Chirping Crickets”) $500-$750 / 1957

CORAL (57210 thru 57463) 150-$250 / 1958-1965

CORAL (57492 “Buddy Holly’s Greatest Hits”) $30-$50 / 1967

CORAL (757504 “Giant”) $30-$50 / 1969

DECCA (8707 “That’ll Be the Day”) $1000-$1500 / 1958
(Pink label)

PICK (1111 “Buddy Holly and the Picks”) $10-$15 / 1986


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