Sonny Curtis (born May 9, 1937) is an American singer and songwriter. Most of his work falls into the pop and country genres. He was a teenage friend and band member with Buddy Holly in Lubbock, Texas.
Curtis was born in Meadow, Texas, United States. He played on some of Buddy Holly's earlier 1956 Decca sessions, including the minor hit 'Blue Days Black Nights' and a song he wrote, 'Rock Around With Ollie Vee'. In 1955 and 1956 he, along with Buddy Holly, opened concerts for rising new star Elvi