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  • Staying power: Maurice Williams' hit song celebrates 55 years

    Maurice Willliams reflects on how he wrote "Stay" when he was 15 years old at his home in Lancaster. The song quickly climbed the Billboard charts and reached the #1 spot on Nov. 21, 1960. 55 years later, the classic continues to be a favorite around the world.

Staying power: Maurice Williams' hit song celebrates 55 years

Maurice Willliams reflects on how he wrote "Stay" when he was 15 years old at his home in Lancaster. The song quickly climbed the Billboard charts and reached the #1 spot on Nov. 21, 1960. 55 years later, the classic continues to be a favorite around the world.
Video by Todd Sumlin tsumlin@charlotteobserver.com