If this video which cntains a montage of snippets of great fifties songs all from the ones euligized in The Day The Music Died by Don McLean does not make you a believer that fifties music did not auck nothing will. Three lives cut off too short Buddy Holly, Richie Valens and The Big Bopper. https://m.youtube.com/watch?v=r9M6u7…

It was not the greatest era but without this decade would we have had rock in the sixties and seventies. These singers including Elvis were the pioneers. It was a tramsition era from jazz amd country to what came after. Oh the Rolling Stones were greatly indluenced by this music same with the Beatles.

Historically it was very important for music.