Gary Busey was nominated for an Academy Award in 1978 for his portrayal of Buddy Holly... and this week he resurrected the role at a karaoke bar in Malibu.
Busey busted out a rendition of "Maybe Baby" at Cafe' Habana Wednesday night -- and the crowd went nuts.
Check out Busey tearing it up in "The Buddy Holly Story" back in '78 (below).
Resurrects Buddy Holly in Malibu
8/28/2011 3:00 AM PDT BY TMZ STAFF
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