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    Go, Johnny, Go! -- (Movie Clip) Ritchie Valens

    Casually introduced by Chuck Berry and Alan Freed (playing themselves), young Ricardo Valenzuela (a.k.a. Ritchie Valens) performs his own Ooh My Head, in Go, Johnny, Go!, 1959.

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Go, Johnny, Go! -- (Movie Clip) Ritchie Valens
Casually introduced by Chuck Berry and Alan Freed (playing...
Go, Johnny, Go! -- (Movie Clip) Ritchie Valens
Casually introduced by Chuck Berry and Alan Freed (playing themselves), young Ricardo Valenzuela (a.k.a. Ritchie Valens) performs his own Ooh My Head, in Go, Johnny, Go!, 1959.>
Go, Johnny, Go! -- (Movie Clip) Eddie Cochran
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Alan Freed (the famous DJ, rock promoter and the man behind this movie) introduces Eddie Cochran, performing his own composition, the minor hit Teenage Heaven, in Go, Johnny, Go!, 1959.>
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Go, Johnny, Go! -- (Movie Clip) Little Queenie
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Go, Johnny, Go! -- (Movie Clip) Open, Title Song
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