Big Bopper

Real Name:
Jiles Perry Richardson
Profile:
American singer, songwriter, guitarist, and disc jockey. He was an early star of rock and roll, probably best known for his recording of "Chantilly Lace". Killed in a plane crash, along with Buddy Holly and Ritchie Valens, on what has become known as "The Day the Music Died".

b. October 24, 1930 (Sabine Pass, TX, USA)
d. February 3, 1959 (Clear Lake, IA, USA)
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Albums

MMC 1 4008 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace album art The Big Bopper* Chantilly Lace (Album) Mercury MMC 1 4008 UK 1958 Sell This Version
PG 98-022 Big Bopper - The Best Of Big Bopper album art Big Bopper The Best Of Big Bopper(CD) Pure Gold Records (2) PG 98-022 Europe Unknown Sell This Version

Singles & EPs

45263 Big Bopper - Big Bopper's Wedding album art Big Bopper Big Bopper's Wedding (Single) Mercury 45263 Australia 1958 Sell This Version
B 45-800 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace / Purple People Eater Meets Witch Doctor album art Big Bopper Chantilly Lace / Purple People Eater Meets Witch Doctor (Single) Mercury B 45-800 Sweden 1958 Sell This Version
71416X45 Big Bopper - Walking Through My Dreams / Someone Watching Over You album art The Big Bopper* Walking Through My Dreams / Someone Watching Over You (Single) Mercury 71416X45 US 1958 Sell This Version
45-3018 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace / Little Red Riding Hood album art Big Bopper Chantilly Lace / Little Red Riding Hood(7", Single) Mercury 45-3018 Greece 1958 Sell This Version
45302 Big Bopper - Monkey Song (You Made A Monkey Out Of Me) album art Big Bopper With The Echoes (16) Big Bopper With The Echoes (16) - Monkey Song (You Made A Monkey Out Of Me)(7", Single) Esquire Mercury 45302 Australia 1959 Sell This Version
EP 60.144 Big Bopper - The Big Bopper album art Big Bopper The Big Bopper (EP) Mercury EP 60.144 Sweden 1958 Sell This Version
45-AMT 1046 Big Bopper - It's The Truth Ruth album art Big Bopper It's The Truth Ruth (Single) Mercury 45-AMT 1046 UK 1959 Sell This Version
EP-1-2007 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace album art The Big Bopper* Chantilly Lace(7", EP) Esquire Mercury EP-1-2007 Australia 1959 Sell This Version
ZEP10027 Big Bopper - It's The Truth Ruth album art Big Bopper It's The Truth Ruth(7", EP) Mercury ZEP10027 UK 1959 Sell This Version
C-30072 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace / Big Bopper's Wedding album art Big Bopper Chantilly Lace / Big Bopper's Wedding (Single) Mercury C-30072 US 1958 Sell This Version
6052 612 Big Bopper - Little Darlin / Chantilly Lace / The Great Pretender album art Diamonds* / Big Bopper / Platters* Diamonds* / Big Bopper / Platters* - Little Darlin / Chantilly Lace / The Great Pretender(7", Single) Mercury 6052 612 UK 1974 Sell This Version
OG 9483 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace / Giddy Up A Ding Dong album art The Big Bopper* / Freddie Bell And The Bell Boys* The Big Bopper* / Freddie Bell And The Bell Boys* - Chantilly Lace / Giddy Up A Ding Dong (Single) Old Gold (2) OG 9483 UK 1985 Sell This Version
4104 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace / The Purple People Eater album art Big Bopper / Sheb Wooley Big Bopper / Sheb Wooley - Chantilly Lace / The Purple People Eater (Single) Eric Records 4104 US 1986 Sell This Version
SR83 Big Bopper - Crazy Blues / White Lightning album art Big Bopper Crazy Blues / White Lightning(7", Single) Sleazy Records SR83 Spain 2015 Sell This Version
WB-17,000 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace album art Big Bopper Chantilly Lace (Single) Mercury Wing WB-17,000 US Unknown Sell This Version
COL 4234 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace / Sh-Boom album art The Big Bopper* / The Crewcuts* The Big Bopper* / The Crewcuts* - Chantilly Lace / Sh-Boom Collectables COL 4234 US Unknown Sell This Version
NR 015-82 Big Bopper - Little Darlin' / Chantilly Lace album art The Diamonds, Big Bopper The Diamonds, Big Bopper - Little Darlin' / Chantilly Lace ARC Records NR 015-82 Netherlands Unknown Sell This Version
022-82 Big Bopper - Little Darling / Chantilly Lace album art The Diamonds / Big Bopper The Diamonds / Big Bopper - Little Darling / Chantilly Lace(7", Single) ARC Records 022-82 Unknown Sell This Version
TOP 029 Big Bopper - Chantilly Lace / Walk On By album art Big Bopper / Leroy Van Dyke Big Bopper / Leroy Van Dyke - Chantilly Lace / Walk On By(7", RE) Mercury TOP 029 Canada Unknown Sell This Version
none Big Bopper - White Lightning / Walking Through My Dreams album art Big Bopper White Lightning / Walking Through My Dreams(Acetate, 7") Not On Label none Unknown Sell This Version
PRAEP 104 Big Bopper - Pink Petticoats album art Big Bopper Pink Petticoats(7") Mercury PRAEP 104 Australia Unknown Sell This Version

Compilations

1020 Big Bopper - Oh, Baby That's What I Like album art Big Bopper Oh, Baby That's What I Like(LP, Comp) Star (28) 1020 1984 Sell This Version
R1 70164 Big Bopper - Hellooo Baby! The Best Of The Big Bopper 1954 - 1959 album art The Big Bopper* Hellooo Baby! The Best Of The Big Bopper 1954 - 1959 (Comp, Album) Rhino Records (2) R1 70164 US 1989 Sell This Version