Perry 'Buddy' Buie of Atlanta Rhythm Section Dies At 74
July 20, 2015 at 1:37 PM (PT)
ALL ACCESS extends sympathies to family and friends of songwriter/producer PERRY “BUDDY” BUIE, following his SATURDAY (7/18) passing. He was 74.
BUIE helped form the ATLANTA RHYTHM SECTION and wrote lyrics for the band, including its signature hit, “So Into You.” He also penned songs for CARLOS SANTANA, GLORIA ESTEFAN and GARTH BROOKS. In addition to his songwriting and producing credits, BUIE also served as ROY ORBISON’s road manager for a short time. Services are planned for 1pm (CT) WEDNESDAY, JULY 22nd at FIRST BAPTIST CHURCH in EUFAULA, AL.