Buddy Holly: Crying, Waiting, Hoping [purchase]
This gem is a home recording made by Buddy Holly in 1958, shortly before his untimely death.
While not the same song, it bears some resemblance to this 1955 recording from the Singing Ranger, Hank Snow:
Hank Snow: Cryin', Prayin', Waitin', Hopin' [purchase]
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