The Rush version of "Not Fade Away" was their debut single, released in 1973. The B-side of this single, "You Can't Fight It," was the first original song Rush released. The single is rare and highly sought-after by collectors. Neither one of these songs were ever officially released on CD.
Song: Not Fade Away
Album: Single-Not Fade Away/Can't Fight It
Label: Moon Records
Geddy Lee: Vocals/ bass
Alex Lifeson: Guitar
John Rutsey: Drums
-Original version by Buddy Holly-