Buddy Holly
Peggy Sue





Release Year: 1957

Rankings: All-Time #188 / 1950s #18 / 1957 #5


Best of All-time Lists, Best of Decade Lists, etc.
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010) 1002
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2015 Update) 1002
Bruce Pollock (USA) - The 7,500 Most Important Songs of 1944-2000 (2005) No Order
Dave Marsh & Kevin Stein (USA) - The 40 Best of the Top 40 Singles by Year (1981) 5
Dave Marsh (USA) - The 1001 Greatest Singles Ever Made (1989) 114
Grammy Hall of Fame Albums and Songs (USA) No Order
NPR (USA) - The 300 Most Important American Records of the 20th Century (1999) No Order
Paul Williams (USA) - Rock and Roll: The 100 Best Singles of All Time (1993) No Order
Pause & Play (USA) - Songs Inducted into a Time Capsule, One Track at Each Week No Order
RIAA and NEA (USA) - 365 Songs of the Century (2001) 111
Rock and Roll Hall of Fame (USA) - 500 Songs That Shaped Rock (1995) No Order
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (2004) 194
Rolling Stone (USA) - The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time (Updated 2010) 197
Shredding Paper (USA) - The 50 Greatest Singles Ever (2002) 20
Steve Sullivan (USA) - Encyclopedia of Great Popular Song Recordings Volumes 1-4 (2013, 2017) 501-600
BBC (UK) - Pop on Trial, Top 50 Songs from the 1950s (2008) No Order
Charlie Gillett (UK) - Sound Of The City: Playlist 1946-1971 (1983) No Order
Dave Thompson (UK) - 1000 Songs that Rock Your World (2011) 385
NME (UK) - The 100 Best Songs of the 1950s (2012) 10
NME (UK) - The Top 100 Singles of All Time (1976) 84
Zig Zag (UK) - Gillett & Frith's Hot 100 Singles (1975) No Order
Helsingin Sanomat (Finland) - 50th Anniversary of Rock (2004) No Order
3FM (The Netherlands) - 3 voor 12: 312 Essentials (2013) No Order
Hartbeat! (Germany) - Top 100 Singles by 15 Critics (1997) 225
Musikexpress (Germany) - The 700 Best Songs of All Time (2014) 201
Rolling Stone (Germany) - The 500 Best Songs of All Time (2004) 265
1,001 Songs You Must Hear Before You Die, and 10,001 You Must Download (2010 - French Edition) 1002
Gilles Verlant and Thomas Caussé (France) - 3000 Rock Classics (2009, update 2013) No Order
Hervé Bourhis (France) - Le Petit Livre Rock: The Juke Box Singles 1950-2012 No Order
Volume (France) - 200 Records that Changed the World, 2008 (40 songs) No Order
Rock de Lux (Spain) - The Top 150 Songs from the 20th Century (1998) 122
Toby Creswell (Australia) - 1001 Songs (2005) No Order
Mauro Ronconi (Italy) - The Best Song from the 200 Best Albums (1998) No Order
Giannis Petridis (Greece) - 2004 of the Best Songs of the Century (2003) No Order
Record Collectors (Japan) - 100 Best US Songs 1954-1966 (2009) 33