Day to day musical history for
Fredric Chopin (1810) (composer-DECEASED)
Glenn Miller (1904) (trombone-band leader-Grammy Lifetime Achievement honouree-DECEASED)
Harry Belafonte (1927) (vocals)
Roger Daltrey (1944) (vocals-Who)
Mike D'Abo (1944) (vocals-Manfred Mann)
Alan Thicke (1947) (vocals)
The Everly Brothers record Bye Bye Love-1957.
Buddy Holly/Crickets begin 1st UK tour w.Des O'Connor-1958.
Marty Robbins fired from Grand Ol Opry-1958.
Elvis Presley's army unit throws farewell party-1960.
The Shadows' Wonderful Land enters UK chart-1962.
The Beatles record Long Tall Sally/I Call Your Name/I'm Happy Just to Dance With You-1964.
The Trade Winds' NY's a Lonely Town peaks Can top 20-1965.
The AdLibs' Boy From NYC peaks Can #2-1965.
Mongo Santamaria's El Pussycat peaks Can top 20-1965.
Johnny Rivers' Midnight Special peaks Can top 40-1965.
Peter Paul & Mary's For Lovin' Me peaks Can top 5-1965.
Buck Owens' I've Got a Tiger By the Tail peaks Can top 20-1965.
Georgie Fame's Yeh Yeh peaks Can #1-1965.
Herman's Hermits' Can't You Hear My Heartbeat peaks Can top 5-1965.
Ed Ames' Try to Remember peaks in Canada top 40-1965.
John Barry's Goldfinger peaks in Canada top 10-1965.
The Spencer Davis Group plays Marquee London UK-1965.
The Beatles at Shea Stadium film shown on BBC-TV-1966.
The Beatles begin recording Lucy in the Sky With Diamonds Abbey Road London UK-1967.
The Byrds' My Back Pages enters US charts-1967.
Johnny Cash/June Carter wed-1968.
Clarence Carter's Snatching it Back enters US charts-1969.
Peter Sarstedt's Where Do You Go To My Lovely reaches UK #1-1969.
Steppenwolf's Rock Me enters US chart-1969.
Crazy Elephant's Gimme Gimme Good Lovin' enters US chart-1969.
BS&T's You've Made Me So Very Happy enters US chart-1969.
Glen Campbell's Galveston enters US chart-1969.
Jerry Butler's Only the Strong Survive enters US chart-1969.
The Average White Band's Pick Up the Pieces peaks Can top 5-1975.
Pure Prairie League's Amie enters US chart-1975.
Linda Ronstadt's You're No Good peaks Can top 20-1975.
Barry Manilow's It's a Miracle enters US chart-1975.
John Lennon's #9 Dream peaks Can top 40-1975.
The Eagles' Best of My Love peaks Can #1-1975.
Al Green's L-O-V-E enters US chart-1975.
Tony Orlando & Dawn's Look in My Eyes Pretty Woman peaks Can top 20-1975.
Grammys held/Olivia Newton-John wins female vocalist-Record of The Year (I Honestly Love You)/Stevie Wonder Album of Year (Fulfillingness' First Finale)-1975.
Jimmy Ruffin's Hold On To My Love enters US chart-1980.
Journey's Anyway You Want It enters US chart-1980.
Michael Jackson's Rock With You peaks Can top 5-1980.
Daryl Hall & John Oates' Wait For Me peaks Can chart-1980.
Aerosmith's Remember peaks Can top 30-1980.
Grammy Awards held Los Angeles/Michael Jackson wins record 8-1984.
Sigue Sigue Sputnick's Love Missile F1-11 enters UK chart-1986.
Boyz II Men's In the Still of the Night peaks Can top 10-1993.
Shakespear's Sister's I Don't Care peaks Can top 20-1993.
Nirvana play last show Terminal Einz Munich GER-1994.
Grammy Awards presented-1995.
Bill Berry (R.E.M.) collapses from aneurysm on stage Lausanne SWI-1995.
The Rolling Stones begin Asia tour Bombay-1996.
All Saints' self titled CD enters Can chart-1998.
Destiny's Child self titled CD enters Can chart-1998.
Willie Chambers (1938) (vocals-Chambers Brothers)
Lou Reed (1942) (vocals-guitar-Velvet Underground-R&R HoF inductee-Ivor Novello award winner-DECEASED)
Joey Chirowski (1947) (keys-Mandala-Crowbar)
Larry Carlton (1948) (guitar-solo)
Rory Gallagher (1948or1949) (vocals-guitar-Taste-solo-DECEASED)
Eddie Money (1949) (vocals-solo)
Karen Carpenter (1950) (vocals-drums-Carpenters-DECEASED)
Jon Bon Jovi (1962) (vocals-Bon Jovi-solo)
Charlie Christian dies TB-1942.
Bo Diddley records Bo Diddley/I'm a Man-1955.
Ferlin Husky's Gone enters US chart-1957.
Tab Hunter's Young Love peaks US#1-1957.
Roger Williams' Almost Paradise enters US chart-1957.
Patti Page's Poor Man's Roses enters US chart-1957.
Harry Belafonte's Banana Boat Song peaks US top 5-1957.
Buddy Holly/Crickets play Sunday Night London Palladium-1958.
Miles Davis records All Blues NYC-1959.
Cliff Richard's Theme For a Dream enters UK chart-1961.
Connie Francis' Follow the Boys enters US chart-1963.
DeeDee Sharp's Do the Bird enters US chart-1963.
The 4 Seasons' Walk Like a Man peaks US #1-1963.
Dion's Ruby Baby peaks US #2-1963.
The Cascades' Rhythm of the Rain peaks US top 5-1963.
The Chantays' Pipeline enters US chart-1963.
Graham Bond forms Organisation w.Jack Bruce/Ginger Baker-1963.
Andy Williams' Can't Get Used to Losing You/Days of Wine & Roses enters US chart-1963.
The Cookies' Don't Say Nothin' Bad About My Baby enters US chart-1963.
The Beatles begin filming Hard Day's Night-1964.
Alan Price's Simon Smith & his Amazing Dancing Bear enters UK chart-1967.
Whistling Jack Smith's I Was Kaiser Bill's Batman enters UK chart-1967.
Manfred Mann's Mighty Quinn enters US chart-1968.
The Sweet Inspirations' Sweet Inspiration enters US chart-1968.
Simon/Garfunkel's Scarborough Fair Canticle enters US chart-1968.
Paul Mauriat's Love is Blue peaks Can #2-1968.
Gary Puckett/Union Gap's Young Girl enters US chart-1968.
Aretha Franklin's Sweet Sweet Baby enters US chart-1968.
The Boxtops' Cry Like a Baby enters US chart-1968.
The Cowsills' We Can Fly peaks Can top 5-1968.
Herman's Hermits' I Can Take or Leave Your Loving peaks Can #1-1968.
Blue Cheer's Summertime Blues enters US chart-1968.
Jim Morrison charged with lewd behaviour during performance in Miami when allegedly exposes self-1969.
The Beatles release Let It Be/You Know My Name… US-1970.
War awarded gold World Is a Ghetto LP/Cisco Kid single-1973.
The Allman Brothers Band's Jessica peaks Can top 40-1974.
The Rolling Stones' Doo Doo Doo Doo Doo peaks Can top 5-1974.
The Love Unlimited Orchestra's Love's Theme peaks Can #1-1974.
MFSB's TSOP enters US chart-1974.
Loggins/Messina's Watching the River Run enters US chart-1974.
Aretha Franklin's Until You Come Back to Me peaks Can top 10-1974.
Jim Croce's I'll Have to Say I Love You in a Song enters US chart-1974.
This Is Spinal Tap film premieres-1984.
Bruce Cockburn's If I Had a Rocket Launcher peaks Can chart-1985.
Stephen Tin Tin Duffy's Kiss Me enters UK chart-1985.
Genesis' Land of Confusion peaks Can top 10-1987.
Bon Jovi's Livin' On a Prayer peaks Can #1-1987.
Samantha Fox' Touch Me peaks Can #1-1987.
Ron Wood/Bo Diddley begin Japan tour as Gunslingers-1988.
Prince's Diamonds & Pearls peaks Can top 20-1992.
Boyz II Men's Uhh Ahh peaks Can top 10-1992.
Michael Bolton's Missing You Now peaks Can top 20-1992.
Kurt Cobain collapses into coma Rome ITA-1994.
Sting plays special concert premiering Mercury Rising Academy NYC-1996.
Harlan Howard dies 2002.
Hank Ballard dies throat cancer-2003.
Doc Watson (1923) (vocals-guitar-US Nat'l Medal of Arts recipient-Nat'l Heritage Fellowship winner-Bluegrass HoH honouree-Grammy Lifetime Achievement winner-Grammy winner-DECEASED)
Dave Mount (1947) (drums-Mud-DECEASED)
Robyn Hitchcock (1953) (vocals-guitar-Soft Boys)
Artie Shaw records Frenesi LA-1940.
The 5 Keys record Red Sails in the Sunset-1952.
Peggy Lee's Mr. Wonderful enters US chart-1956.
Russ Morgan's Poor People of Paris enters US chart-1956.
Teresa Brewer's Bo Weevil enters US chart-1956.
The Teen Queens' Eddie My Love enters US chart-1956.
Gail Storm's Why Do Fools Fall in Love enters US chart-1956.
Elvis Presley's Heartbreak Hotel/I Was the One enters US chart-1956.
Carl Perkins' Blue Suede Shoes enters US chart-1956.
Eddie Platt's Tequila enters US chart-1958.
Jerry Lee Lewis' Breathless enters US chart-1958.
Danny/Juniors' Rock & Roll Is here to Stay enters US chart-1959.
The Crickets' Maybe Baby enters US chart-1958.
Paul Petersen's She Can't Find Her Keys enters US chart-1962.
DeeDee Sharp's Mashed Potato Time enters US chart-1962.
Shelley Fabares' Johnny Angel enters US chart-1962.
Rick Nelson's Young World enters US chart-1962.
Chubby Checker's Slow Twistin' enters US chart-1962.
Clyde McPhatter's Lover Please enters US chart-1962.
Helen Shapiro/Beatles play Gaumont Hanley UK-1963.
The Walker Brothers' Sun Ain't Gonna Shine Anymore enters UK chart-1966.
The Yardbirds' Shape of Things enters UK chart-1966.
DDDBM/T's Hold Tight enters UK chart-1966.
Buffalo Springfield formed-1966.
The Kinks' Dedicated Follower of Fashion enters UK chart-1966.
The Guess Who record Flying On the Ground Is Wrong London UK-1967.
Mary Hopkin releases Postcard LP US-1969.
The Guess Who's These Eyes peaks Can top 10-1969.
The Turtles' You Showed Me peaks Can #1-1969.
Cream's Crossroads peaks Can top 20-1969.
Gary Glitter's Rock & Roll released UK-1972.
Nilsson awarded gold Without You-1972.
Slade's Cum On Feel the Noize enters UK chart-1973.
Brownsville Station's Let Your Yeah Be Yeah enters US chart-1973.
War's Cisco Kid enters US chart-1973.
Hurricane Smith's Oh Babe What Would You Say peaks Can top 5-1973.
Stealers Wheel's Stuck in the Middle With You enters US chart-1973.
Bob McBride's Pretty City Lady peaks Can top 20-1973.
Gilbert O'Sullivan's Out of the Question enters US chart-1973.
Donny Osmond's 12th of Never enters US chart-1973.
New York City's I'm Doin' Fine Now enters US chart-1973.
The Blue Ridge Rangers' Jambalaya peaks Can top 5-1973.
Focus' Hocus Pocus enters US chart-1973.
The Guess Who's Follow Your Daughter Home peaks Can top 20-1973.
The Eagles' Peaceful Easy Feeling peaks Can top 40-1973.
Frank Zappa plays Tampa FL-1973.
Art Garfunkel's Bright Eyes enters UK chart-1979.
The Sex Pistols' Somethin' Else/Friggin in the Riggin' enters UK chart- 1979.
Ian Matthews' Shake It peaks Can top 10-1979.
Hot Chocolate's Every One's a Winner peaks Can top 5-1979.
April Wine's Roller enters US chart-1979.
Nicolette Larson's Lotta Love peaks Can top 5-1979.
The Blues Brothers' Rubber Biscuit enters US chart-1979.
George Harrison's Blow Away enters US chart-1979.
The Beach Boys' Here Comes the Night enters US chart-1979.
Bananarama's Robert De Niro's Waiting enters UK chart-1984.
Falco's Rock Me Amadeus peaks Can #1-1986.
Bruce Springsteen studio sessions aired as TV special-1996.
N'Sync begin tour Portland OR-2002.
Alanis Morissette's Under Rug Swept CD enters Can chart-2002.
Atomic Kitten's Right Now enters Can chart-2002.
Norman Hurricane Smith dies-2008.
Miriam Makeba (1932) (vocals-Grammy winner-DECEASED)
Eric Allandale (1936) (trombone-Foundations)
Mary Wilson (1944) (vocals-Supremes)
Bobby Womack (1944) (vocals-Valentinos-solo)
Chris Squire (1948) (bass-Yes-solo)
Carroll Baker (1949) (vocals-solo)
The Searchers' Goodbye My Love enters UK chart-1965.
The Rolling Stones' Last Time enters UK chart-1965.
John Lennon quoted in Evening Standard as saying The Beatles are more popular than Christianity/Beatles release Yesterday EP UK-1966.
Spencer Davis' Gimme Some Lovin' peaks Can #1-1967.
Petula Clark's This is My Song enters US chart-1967.
Joe Tex' Show Me enters US chart-1967.
The Seeds' Pushin' Too Hard peaks Can chart-1967.
The Rolling Stones' Ruby Tuesday peaks Can #2-1967.
Al Hirt's Music To Watch Girls By peaks Can top 10-1967.
The Buckinghams' Lawdy Miss Clawdy enters US chart-1967.
Cannonball Adderly's Mercy Mercy Mercy peaks Can top 20-1967.
Aretha Franklin's I Never Loved a Man enters US chart-1967.
The 4 Seasons' Beggin' enters US chart-1967.
Tom Jones' Green Green Grass of Home peaks Can top 5-1967.
The 5 Americans' Western Union enters US chart-1967.
Roberta Flack's 1st Time Ever I Saw Your Face enters US chart-1972.
Malo's Suavecito enters US chart-1972.
Elton John's Tiny Dancer enters US chart-1972.
Gilbert O'Sullivan's Alone Again enters UK chart-1972.
The New Seekers' Beg Steal or Borrow enters UK chart-1972.
Scott English's Brandy enters US chart-1972.
Argent's Hold Your Head Up enters UK chart-1972.
Badfinger awarded gold Day After Day-1972.
Linda Ronstadt's Rock Me On the Water enters US chart-1972.
The Guess Who's Heartbroken Bopper enters US chart-1972.
Charlie Chaplin knighted by Queen Elizabeth-1975.
ARS's Imaginary Lover enters US chart-1978.
Oddessy's Native New Yorker peaks Can top 20-1978.
Billy Joel's Just the Way You Are peaks Can #2-1978.
EW&F's Fantasy enters US chart-1978.
Con Funk Shun's Ffun peaks Can top 20-1978.
Peter Brown's Dance With Me enters US chart-1978.
Chic's Dance Dance Dance peaks Can top 10-1978.
Rolling Stones release Neighbours/Hang Fire-1982.
The Honeydrippers' Rockin' at Midnight peaks Can top 20-1985.
Mr. Mister's Kyrie peaks US #1-1986.
Richard Manuel (The Band) hangs self-1986.
Rolling Stones release Highwire/2000 Light Years From Home-1991.
George Michael's Waiting For That Day peaks Can top 20-1991.
Whitney Houston's All The Man That I Need peaks Can #2-1991.
Whitney Houston/Bobby Brown have 1st child-1993.
Patti Labelle receives star Hollywood Walk of Fame-1993.
Kurt Cobain ODs/survives Rome ITA-1994.
Minnie Pearl dies-1996.
Eddie Dean dies-1999.
Glenn Hughes (Village People) dies cancer-2001.
Junos held/Wilkinsons named best country group/Bruce Cockburn inducted into Hall of Fame-2001.
John McGeoch (Banshees/Bunnymen) dies-2004.
JB Lenoir (1929) (vocals-guitar-Blues HoF inductee-DECEASED)
Tommy Tucker (1939) (vocals-DECEASED)
Eddie Hodges (1947) (vocals)
Clodagh Rodgers (1947) (vocals)
Eddy Grant (1948) (vocals-guitar-Equals)
Andy Gibb (1958) (vocals-DECEASED)
Jackie Brenston records Rocket 88 at Sun Studios Memphis-1951.
Bill Haley/Comets' Mambo Rock enters US chart-1955.
Charlie Parker/Charles Mingus/Art Blakey/Kenny Dorham/Bud Powell play Birdland NYC-1955.
Nat King Cole's Darling Je Vous Aime Beaucoup enters US chart-1955.
Eddie Fisher's A Man Chases a Girl/Wedding Bells enters US chart-1955.
Perez Prado's Cherry Pink and Apple Blossom White enters US chart-1955.
Elvis Presley discharged from Army-1960.
Patsy Cline/Hawkshaw Hawkins/Cowboy Copas die planecrash-1963.
The Beatles record From Me to You/Thank You Girl-1963.
T-Bone Walker begins UK tour Flamingo London-1965.
The Rolling Stones/Hollies co-headline Euro tour-1965.
The Beatles' Nowhere Man enters US chart-1966.
Mitch Ryder/Detroit Wheels' Little Latin Lupe Lu enters US chart-1966.
The Righteous Brothers' Soul & Inspiration enters US chart-1966.
Otis Redding's Satisfaction enters US chart-1966.
The Spencer Davis Group's Keep On Running enters US chart-1966.
Gary Lewis' Sure Gonna Miss Her enters US chart-1966.
Barry Sadler's Ballad of the Green Berets peaks US #1-1966.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience play 2 shows Belgium-1967.
The Hollies' Sorry Suzanne enters UK chart-1969.
Led Zeppelin play Stairway to Heaven live 1st time Ulster Hall Belfast-1971.
Frank Zappa plays Miami FL-1973.
Artist manager Mike Jeffrey dies planecrash-1973.
10cc begin UK tour Leeds University-1975.
Olivia Newton-John awarded gold Have You Never Been Mellow-1975.
Barbra Streisand's Evergreen peaks US #1-1977.
The Trampps' Disco Inferno enters US chart-1977.
The Eagles' New Kid in Town peaks Can #1-1977.
John Belushi dies drug overdose-1982.
Bill Wyman releases A New Fashion 45-1982.
Eurythmics' Here Comes the Rain Again peaks Can top 10-1984.
Pretenders' Middle of the Road peaks Can top 20-1984.
Van Halen's Jump peaks Can #1-1984.
Seduction's Two to Make it Right peaks Can top 5-1990.
Roxette's Dangerous peaks Can #2-1990.
Bob Regan dies cancer-1990.
Vivian Stanshall dies fire-1995.
Bob Wills (1906) (fiddle-bandleader-DECEASED)
Wes Montgomery (1925) (guitar-DECEASED)
Sylvia Robinson (1936) (vocals-solo-w.Mickey-solo)
Doug Dillard (1937) (guitar-vocals-Dillards-Dillard/Clark)
Mary Wilson (1944) (vocals-Supremes)
Randy Meisner (1945) (bass-vocals-Stone Country Band-Poco-Eagles-solo)
Hugh Grundy (1945) (drums-Zombies)
Dave Gilmour (1947) (guitar-vocals-Pink Floyd)
Kiki Dee (1947) (vocals-w.Elton John)
Marty Robbins rehired by Grand Ol Opry/stays 24 years-1958.
Frankie Avalon's Venus peaks US #1-1959.
The Echoes' Baby Blue enters US chart-1961.
Floyd Cramer's On the Rebound enters US chart-1961.
Freddie King's Hideaway enters US chart-1961.
The Tokens' Tonight I Fell in Love enters US chart-1961.
Del Shannon's Runaway enters US chart-1961.
Ray Charles' One Mint Julep enters US chart-1961.
The Marcels' Blue Moon enters US chart-1961.
Steve Lawrence's Portrait of My Love enters US charts-1961.
George Formby dies-1961.
Elvis Presley's Kissin' Cousins film premieres-1964.
The Rolling Stones release Not Fade Away US-1964.
The Beach Boys' Please Let Me Wonder enters US charts-1965.
The Temptations' My Girl peaks US #1-1965.
The Kingsmen's Jolly Green Giant peaks US top 5-1965.
Bobby Vinton's Long Lonely Nights enters US chart-1965.
The Rolling Stones play Empire Liverpool UK/record tracks for live LP-1965.
Nelson Eddy dies-1967.
Wadsworth Mansion's Sweet Mary peaks Can top 5-1971.
Judy Collins' Amazing Grace peaks Can top 20-1971.
Paul & Linda McCarney's Another Day enters US chart-1971.
Daddy Dewdrop's Chick-a-Boom enters US chart-1971.
The Bells' Stay Awhile enters US chart-1971.
Jim Stafford awarded gold Spiders & Snakes-1974.
Led Zeppelin awarded gold Physical Graffiti LP-1975.
AWB awarded gold Pick Up the Pieces-1975.
The Who's Squeeze Box peaks Can #1-1976.
The BeeGees' Fanny Be Tender With My Love peaks Can #2-1976.
The Miracles' Love Machine peaks Can top 20/US #1-1976.
The O'Jays' Livin' For the Weekend enters US chart-1976.
Fleetwood Mac's Rhiannon enters US chart-1976.
Elvin Bishop's Fooled Around and Fell in Love enters US chart-1976.
The Blackbyrds' Happy Music enters US chart-1976.
Kiss' Rock and Roll All Night peaks Can top 20-1976.
Terry Bradshaw's I'm So Lonesome I Could Cry enters US chart-1976.
Eric Carmen's All By Myself peaks Can top 5/US #2-1976.
Barbra Streisand's Evergreen peaks US #1-1977.
Rick Springfield's Don't Talk to Strangers enters US chart-1982.
Derek/Dominoes' Layla re-enters UK chart-1982.
Imagination's Just an Illusion enters UK chart-1982.
The Human League's Don't You Want Me enters US chart-1982.
Willie Nelson's Always On My Mind enters US chart-1982.
Foreigner's Juke Box Hero peaks Can top 40-1982.
Chilliwack's I Believe peaks Can top 20-1982.
Roberta Flack's Making Love enters US chart-1982.
Charlene's I've Never Been to Me enters US chart-1982.
U2's Angel of Harlem peaks Can top 20-1989.
Boyz II Men's On Bended Knee peaks Can #2-1995.
Delroy Wilson dies cirrhosis-1995.
4 P.M.'s Sukiyaki peaks Can #1-1995.
Bon Jovi's Someday I'll Be Saturday Night enters Can chart-1995.
Slash's Snakepit's It's 5 O'Clock Somewhere CD enters Can chart-1995.
Shania Twain's Woman in Me CD enters Can chart-1995.
Madonna does live interview Much Music Toronto ON-1998.
George Jones seriously injured car accident-1999.
Foxy Brown injured car accident Brooklyn NY-2000.
RnR Hall of Fame inducts Eric Clapton/EW&F/Lovin' Spoonful/Moonglows/Bonnie Raitt/James Taylor/Nat King Cole/Billie Holliday/Hal Blaine/King Curtis/James
Jamerson/Scotty Moore/Earl Palmer/Clive Davis-2000.
Michael "Smitty" Smith (Raiders) dies-2001.
Billie Holiday (1915) (vocals-solo-DECEASED)
Ravi Shankar (1920) (sitar-DECEASED)
Bobby Bare(aka Bill Parsons) (1936) (vocals-solo)
Charlie Thomas (1938) (vocals-Drifters)
Freddie Hubbard (1939) (trumpet-solo)
Chris White (1943) (bass-producer-Zombies)
Arthur Lee (1945) (vocals-guitar-Love-DECEASED)
Peter Wolf (1946) (vocals-J.Geils-solo)
Matthew Fisher (1946) (keys-Procol Harum-solo)
Bill Kreutzman (1947) (drums-Grateful Dead-RnRHoF inductee)
John Oates (1949) (vocals-guitar-w.Daryl Hall)
Janis Ian (1951or52) (vocals-guitar-keys-solo)
Al Jolson records Spaniard That Blighted My Life-1913.
1st jazz record Dixieland Jazz Band's Dixie Jazz Band One Step released-1917.
Gid Tanner & Skillet Lickers record 1st time NYC-1924.
Jo Stafford's Make Love to Me peaks US #1-1954.
Tommy Steele's Nairobi enters UK chart-1958.
Marvin Rainwater's Whole Lotta Woman enters UK chart-1958.
Don Gibson's Just One Time enters US chart-1960.
Marv Johnson's I Love the Way You Love enters US chart-1960.
Johnny Horton's Sink the Bismarck enters US chart-1960.
Bill Black's White Silver Sands enters US chart-1960.
Steve Lawrence's Footsteps enters US chart-1960.
The Beatles record 1st BBC show Manchester-1962.
Jack Anglin (Johnny & Jack) dieds car crash on way to Cline funeral-1963.
The Shadows' Foot Tapper enters UK chart-1963.
Danny Williams' White on White enters US chart-1964.
The Swinging Blue Jeans' Hippy Hippy Shake enters US chart-1964.
Jan & Dean's Dead Man's Curve/New Girl in School enters US chart-1964.
Chuck Berry's Nadine enters US chart-1964.
The Searchers' Needles & Pins enters US chart-1964.
Bobby Bland's Ain't Nothing You Can Do enters US chart-1964.
Pete Drake's Forever enters US charts-1964.
During Rolling Stones concert at Palace Theatre Manchester UK girl falls from balcony-1965.
The Beau Brummels' Good Time Music peaks Can top 20-1966.
Nancy Sinatra's These Boots Are Made For Walking peaks Can #1-1966.
The Shangri-Las' Long Live Our Love peaks Can top 10-1966.
Chris Montez' Call Me peaks Can top 10-1966.
The 4 Seasons' Little Boy peaks Can top 5-1966.
Ronnie Dove's When Liking Turns to Loving peaks Can top 10-1966.
The Beatles begin recording Got to Get You Into My Life-1966.
The Supremes' Love Is Here and Now You're Gone peaks US #1-1967.
Commercial radio begins in UK with passing of new law-1967.
R.B. Greaves' Always Something There to Remind Me peaks Can top 20-1970.
The Supremes' Up the Ladder to the Roof enters US chart-1970.
The Beach Boys' Add Some Music to Your Day enters US chart-1970.
The Poppy Family's That's Where I Went Wrong peaks Can top 10-1970.
The Friends of Distinctions' Love Or Let Me Be Lonely enters US chart-1970.
B.B. King's The Thrill is Gone peaks Can top 20-1970.
CCR's Travelin' Band/Who'll Stop the Rain peaks Can top 5-1970.
CSNY release 4-Way Street-1971.
The Partridge Family release Sound Magazine LP UK-1972.
Eric Weissberg/Steve Mandel awarded gold Dueling Banjos-1973.
Frank Zappa plays Memorial Hall Columbus OH-1973.
Helen Reddy awarded gold I Am Woman LP-1973.
Loggins/Messina awarded gold Your Mama Don't Dance-1973.
David Bowie releases Young Americans LP-1975.
Chuck Berry plays Hammersmith Odeon London UK-1975.
Curved Air begin UK tour Brunel University-1975.
Geoff Britton quits Wings-1975.
Elton John figure unveiled Mme. Tussaud's London UK-1976.
The Outlaws' Ghost Riders in the Sky peaks Can top 20-1981.
April Wine's Just Between You and Me peaks Can top 30-1981.
A Taste of Honey's Sukiyaki enters US chart-1981.
Eddie Rabbit's I Love a Rainy Night peaks US #1-1981.
Ray Parker Jr/Raydio's A Woman Needs Love enters US chart-1981.
Talking Heads' Once in a Lifetime peaks Can top 30-1981.
Styx' The Best of Times peaks Can #1-1981.
Queen's Flash's Theme peaks Can top 20-1981.
Franke/Knockouts' Sweetheart enters US chart-1981.
Donnie Iris' Ah Leah peaks Can top 10-1981.
Culture Club's Do You Really Want to Hurt Me peaks Can #1-1983.
Adam Ant's Goody Two Shoes peaks Can top 5-1983.
The Stray Cats' Stray Cat Strut peaks Can top 5-1983.
Taylor Dayne's Tell it To My Heart peaks Can top 10-1988.
The Bangles' Hazy Shade of Winter peaks Can top 5-1988.
The Box' Crying Out Loud For Love peaks Can top 40-1988.
Foreigner's Say You Will peaks Can top 20-1988.
INXS' Need You Tonight reaches Can #2-1988.
Ce Ce Peniston's I'm in the Mood peaks Can top 10-1994.
Celine Dion wins 4 Juno Awards/international achievement honour Hamilton ON-1999.
Pee Wee King dies heart attack-2000.
Dick Hyman (1927) (keys-composer)
Ralph Ellis (1942) (vocals-guitar-Swinging Blue Jeans)
Mickey Dolenz (1945) (vocals-drums-Monkees)
Steve Howe (1947) (guitar-Yes-Asia-ABWH)
Shel Macrae (1947) (aka-Andrew Semple) (vocals-Fortunes)
Gary Numan (1948) (vocals)
Little Peggy March (1948) (vocals)
Izzy Stradlin (1962) (guitar-vocals-Guns'n'Roses)
Peter Gill (1964) (drums-Frankie Goes to Hollywood)
Gaz Coombes (1976) guitar-vocals-Supergrass)
Rufus Thomas records Bear Cat at Sun Studios Memphis-1953.
Shirley Bassey's Banana Boat Song enters UK chart-1958.
The Four Tops sign to Motown-1963.
The Beatles' 8 Days a Week/I Don't Want to Spoil the Party peaks Can#1-1965.
Alvin Cash's Twine Time peaks Can top 20-1965.
The Temptations' My Girl peaks Can top 10-1965.
Manfred Mann's Come Tomorrow peaks Can top 20-1965.
The Byrds record All I Really Want to Do-1965.
Bobby Curtola's It's About Time peaks Can top 10-1965.
Bobby Goldsboro's Little Things peaks Can top 5-1965.
The Fillmore East opens NYC with Big Brother/Tim Buckley/Albert King-1968.
The Beach Boys' I Can Hear Music enters US chart-1969.
Mick Jagger named a friend of Covent Garden Opera House-1969.
The Ventures' Hawaii 5-O enters US chart-1969.
The 5th Dimension's Aquarius/Let the Sunshine In enters US chart-1969.
Charley Pride awarded gold Kiss an Angel Good Morning-1972.
Paul McCartney fined 100 pounds for growing marijuana-1973.
Ron Pigpen McKernan found dead at home of alcohol poisoning-1973.
Bad Company plays 1st show Newcastle Upon Tyne UK-1974.
The Bay City Rollers' Bye Bye Baby enters UK chart-1975.
Ace's How Long enters US chart-1975.
Elton John's Philadelphia Freedom enters US chart-1975.
Bob Dylan's Tangled Up In Blue enters US chart-1975.
Barry White's What Am I Gonna Do With You enters US chart-1975.
Benny Bell's Shaving Cream enters US chart-1975.
Johnny Wakelin's Black Superman enters US chart-1975.
Gary Wright awarded gold Dream Weaver-1976.
The Captain/Tenille's Do That to Me One More Time peaks Can top 5-1980.
Fleetwood Mac's Sara peaks Can top 20/Think About Me enters US chart-1980.
ELO's Last Train to London peaks Can top 30-1980.
Paul Davis' Do Right enters US chart-1980.
Real Thing's You To Me Are Everything Remix enters UK chart-1986.
Billy Eckstein dies complications from stroke-1993.
Peabo Bryson/Regina Belle's Whole New World peaks Can #1-1993.
Whitney Houston's I Will Always Love You peaks Can top 30-1993.
Naughty By Nature's Hip Hip Hooray peaks Can #1-1993.
Bon Jovi's Bed of Roses peaks Can top 5-1993.
Mick Jagger's Sweet Thing peaks Can top 20-1993.
Madonna's Ray of Light CD debuts Can chart #1-1998.
Finley Quaye's Maverick a Strike CD enters Can chart-1998.
Brian McKnight's Anytime CD enters Can chart-1998.
Joe Satriani's Crystal Planet CD enters Can chart-1998.
The Matthew Good Band's Underdogs CD enters Can chart-1998.
Bif Naked's I Bificus CD enters Can chart-1998.
Adam Faith dies-2003.
Billy Ford (1925) (vocals-w.Lillie)
Lloyd Price (1933) (vocals-solo)
Mickey Gilley (1936) (vocals-keys-solo)
Gary Leeds (1942) (drums-vocals-Uglys-Walker Bros)
Robin Trower (1945) (guitarist-Procol Harum-BLT-solo)
Jimmy Fadden (1948) (guitar-bass-vocals-Nitty Gritty Dirt Band)
Jeffrey Osborne (1948) (vocals-LTD-solo)
Trevor Burton (1949) (bass-Move)
Fats Domino's I'm Walkin' enters US chart-1957.
Sam Cooke's Everybody Loves to Cha Cha Cha enters US chart-1959.
Frankie Avalon's Venus peaks US #1-1959.
The Coasters' Charlie Brown peaks US #2-1959.
The Fleetwoods' Come Softly to Me enters US chart-1959.
Rod Bernard's This Should Go On Forever enters US charts-1959.
The Virtues' Guitar Boogie Shuffle enters US chart-1959.
Elvis Presley's Wooden Heart enters UK chart-1961.
Jackie Wilson's Baby Workout enters US chart-1963.
The Byrds' Eight Miles High enters US charts-1966.
The Beatles begin recording Getting Better-1967.
The Impression's We're a Winner peaks Can top 10-1968.
Dionne Warwick's Valley of the Dolls peaks Can top 5-1968.
The Temptations' I Wish It Would Rain peaks Can top 10-1968.
The Monkees' Valleri enters US chart-1968.
Willie Mitchell's Soul Serenade enters US chart-1968.
Glen Campbell's Hey Little One peaks Can top 40-1968.
The Dells' There Is peaks Can top 30-1968.
Donovan's Jennifer Juniper enters US chart-1968.
The BeeGees' Words peaks Can #1-1968.
Smothers Brothers refusal to allow CBS to censor song by Joan Baez results in show's cancellation-1969.
Allen Klein issues cheque to UNICEF for 1.2 million dollars as first royalty payment from Concert for Bangla Desh-1972.
Barbra Streisand/Carole King/James Taylor/Quincy Jones perform fundraising concert for George McGovern's presidential campaign//Ushers include Carly
Simon/Cass Elliott/others- 1972.
Jim Stafford's Spiders & Snakes peaks Can #1-1974.
Ringo Starr's Oh My My enters US chart-1974.
Helen Reddy's Keep On Singing enters US chart-1974.
Grand Funk's Locomotion enters US chart-1974.
Cliff DeYoung's My Sweet Lady peaks Can top 20-1974.
Elvis Presley begins final recording session RCA Hollywood CA-1975.
Meat Loaf appears Rocky Horror Show Broadway NYC NY-1975.
Queen awarded gold A Night At the Opera LP-1976.
Paul Young's Everytime You Go Away enters UK chart-1985.
The Cars' Why Can't I Have You peaks Can chart-1985.
Philip Bailey's Easy Lover enters UK chart-1985.
Bruce Willis' Respect Yourself peaks Can top 5-1987.
Carole King inducted Songwriter's Hall of Fame-1987.
Huey Lewis' Jacob's Ladder peaks Can top 20-1987.
Lionel Richie's Ballerina Girl peaks Can top 10-1987.
Michael Jackson's Remember the Time peaks Can top 5-1992.
George Burns dies-1996.
Juno Awards held Hamilton ON-1997.
Notorious B.I.G. killed in drive by shooting-1997.
Salt'n'Pepa begin 1st US tour in 4 years Indianapolis IN-1999.
Bix Beiderbecke (1903) (trumpet-solo-Paul Whiteman Orchestra-DECEASED)
Dean Torrence (1940) (vocals-w.Jan-Legendary Masked Surfers-album design artist)
Tom Scholz (1947) (guitar-vocals-Boston-amp inventor)
Ted McKenna (1950) (drums-Sensational Alex Harvey Band)
Jimmy Dorsey's Besame Mucho peaks US #1-1944.
Kay Starr's Wheel of Fortune peaks US #1-1952.
Perry Como's Hot Diggity/Juke Box Baby enters US chart-1956.
The 4 Voices' Lovely One enters US chart-1956.
The Chordettes'/Fontane Sisters' versions Eddie My Love both enter US chart-1956.
The Chordettes' Lollipop enters US chart-1958.
John Zacherle's Dinner With Drac enters US chart-1958.
Lou Monte's Lazy Mary enters US chart-1958.
Don Gibson's Oh Lonesome Me enters US chart-1958.
Brook Benton's A Million Miles From Nowhere enters US chart-1958.
Freddy Cannon's Explosive... LP enters UK chart-1960.
Bruce Channel's Hey Baby peaks US #1-1962.
The Who's Substitute enters UK chart-1966.
Aretha Franklin releases I Never Loved a Man LP-1967.
Donovan's To Susan On the West Coast Waiting peaks Can top 30-1969.
Everything Is Everything's Witchi Tai To peaks Can top 40-1969.
Bill Deal/Rhondels' May I peaks Can top 20-1969.
Jay/Americans' This Magic Moment peaks Can #1-1969.
Aretha Franklin records Spirit In the Dark/Don't Play That Song Criteria Miami FL-1970.
America awarded gold debut LP-1972.
Lobo's Don't Expect Me to Be Your Friend peaks Can top 5-1973.
Edgar Winter's Frankenstein enters US chart-1973.
Tony Orlando/Dawn's Tie a Yellow Ribbon Round the Old Oak Tree enters UK chart-1973.
T. Rex' 20th Century Boy enters UK chart-1973.
Donny Osmond's 12th of Never enters UK chart-1973.
Lighthouse's You Girl peaks Can top 20-1973.
Steely Dan's Do It Again peaks Can top 10/Reeling In the Years enters US chart-1973.
Abraham's Children's Gypsy peaks Can top 10-1973.
The Faces' Cindy Incidentally enters US chart-1973.
Gloria Gaynor's I Will Survive peaks US #1-1979.
The Poionter Sisters' Fire peaks US top 5-1979.
England Dan & John Ford Coley's Love is the Answer enters US chart-1979.
Melissa Manchester's Don't Cry Out Loud peaks Can top 10-1979.
Foreigner's Blue Morning Blue Day peaks Can top 30-1979.
Heart's Dog & Butterfly peaks Can top 100-1979.
Lionel Richie's Hello enters UK chart-1984.
Starship's Sara peaks US #1-1986.
One 2 One's There Was a Time peaks Can top 20-1986.
Billy Ocean's When the Going Gets Tough peaks Can #1-1986.
Simple Minds' Sanctify Yourself peaks Can top 20-1986.
Andy Gibb dies inflammatory heart virus-1988.
Doc Green (Drifters) dies cancer-1989.
Milli Vannilli ordered to refund purchase price to disillusioned fans-1992.
Juno Awards Hamilton honour Alanis Morissette/Shania Twain/Celine Dion/Colin James/Art Bergmann/Blue Rodeo/Ashley MacIsaac/Philosopher Kings/Charlie
Bob Seger plays 1st of 6 soldout shows at Palace Auburn Hills-1996.
Laverne Baker dies-1997.
Eric Clapton releases Pilgrim CD-1998.
Scott Weiland releases 12-Bar Blues CD-1998.
Backstreet Boys' debut CD awarded NARM Award top seller of year-1999.
Tony Flaim (Downchild) dies-2000.
Shirley Scott dies heart failure-2002.
Brandy's Full Moon CD enters Can chart-2002.
Natalie Imbruglia's White Lilies Island CD enters Can chart-2002.
Choclair's Memories of Blake Savage CD enters Can chart-2002.
Lawrence Welk (1903) (accordion-orchestra leader-DECEASED)
Art Todd (1914) (guitar-vocals-w.Dotty-DECEASED)
David Wiffen (1942) (vocals-guitar-3's a Crowd)
Harvey Mandel (1945) (guitar-Canned Heat-John Mayall)
Mark Stein (1947) (keys-vocals-Vanilla Fudge)
Bobby McFerrin (1950) (vocals-ten time Grammy honouree)
Nina Hagen (1955) (vocals)
Rock'n'Roll Show w.Drifters/Clovers/Bo Diddley Park City Bowl Chicago IL-1956.
Bruce Channel's Hey Baby peaks US #1-1962.
Cliff Richard's Minute You're Gone enters UK chart-1965.
James Brown Revue performs Ready Steady Go BBC-TV only guest-1966.
The Buckingham's Don't You Care enters US chart-1967.
Arthur Conley's Sweet Soul Music enters US chart-1967.
The 5th Dimension's Go Where You Wanna Go peaks Can top 20-1967.
The 4 Tops' Bernadette enters US chart-1967.
The Byrds' So You Wanna Be a Rock'n'Roll Star peaks Can top 20-1967.
The Seeds' Mr. Farmer enters US chart-1967.
The Supremes' Love Is Here and Now You're Gone peaks Can #1-1967.
Johnny Rivers' Baby I Need Your Lovin' peaks US top 5-1967.
Sonny/Cher's Beat Goes On peaks Can top 5-1967.
Elvis Presley's Indescribably Blue peaks Can top 20-1967.
Tijuana Brass' Wade in the Water enters US chart-1967.
The Left Banke's Pretty Ballerina peaks Can top 5-1967.
CSNY release Déjà vu LP-1970.
Grammys held/5th Dimension's Aquarius-Let the Sunshine In named Record of Year/CSN Best New Artist-1970.
The Partridge Family awarded gold Doesn't Somebody Want to Be Wanted-1971.
Beverly Bremers' Don't Say You Don't Remember peaks Can top 20-1972.
Sly/Family Stone's Runnin' Away peaks Can top 20-1972.
The Poppy Family's Good Friends peaks Can top 10-1972.
Nilsson's Without You peaks Can #1-1972.
Wings' Give Ireland Back to the Irish enters US chart-1972.
Climax' Precious and Few peaks Can top 10-1972.
Carole King's Sweet Seasons peaks Can top 20-1972.
Robert John's The Lion Sleeps Tonight peaks Can top 20-1972.
Michael Jackson's Rockin' Robin enters US chart-1972.
Sammy Davis Jr.'s The Candy Man enters US chart-1972.
Harry Chapin's Taxi enters US chart-1972.
Alice Cooper's Be My Lover enters US chart-1972.
Bread's Everything I Own peaks Can top 5-1972.
Paul Simon awarded gold 50 Ways to Leave Your Lover-1976.
Steely Dan's Peg peaks Can top 10-1978.
Player's This Time I'm In It For Love enters US chart-1978.
Andy Gibb's (Love Is) Thicker Than Water peaks US #1-1978.
Dan Hill's Sometimes When We Touch peaks US top 5-1978.
Jefferson Starship's Count on Me enters US chart-1978.
Lynyrd Skynyrd's What's Your Name peaks Can top 10-1978.
Eruption's I Can't Stand the Rain enters US chart-1978.
George Benson's On Broadway enters US chart-1978.
Chicago's You're the Inspiration peaks Can top 5-1985.
John Fogerty's The Old Man Down the Road peaks Can top 10-1985.
Tina Turner's Private Dancer peaks Can top 20-1985.
Duran Duran's Save a Prayer peaks Can top 20-1985.
Sonny Terry dies-1986.
Huey Lewis & the News' Jacob's Ladder peaks US #1-1987.
Janet Jackson signs $40 million deal with Virgin-1991.
Mariah Carey's Someday peaks Can top 5-1991.
Paul McCartney knighted Buckingham Palace-1997.
Stacey Guess (Squirrel Nut Zippers) dies OD-1998.
Songwriter Sidney Lippman (Too Young) dies-2003.
Paul Weston (1912) (arranger-orchestra leader-Grammy honouree-DECEASED)
Gordon MacCrae (1921) (vocals-theatrical-DECEASED)
Al Jarreau (1940) (vocals)
Brian O'Hara (1942) (guitar-Fourmost-DECEASED)
Liza Minnelli (1946) (vocals)
James Taylor (1948) (vocals-guitar-piano)
Les Holroyd (1948) (bass-Barclay James Harvest)
Marlon Jackson (1957) (vocals-Jacksons)
Graham Coxon (1969) (guitar-Blur)
Charlie Parker dies heart failure NYC-1955.
Fess Parker's Ballad of Davy Crockett enters US chart-1955.
Jaye P. Morgan's Danger Heartbreak Ahead enters US chart-1955.
The Crickets record Maybe Baby/Words of Love-1957.
Peter/Gordon's World Without Love enters UK chart-1964.
Millie Small's My Boy Lollipop enters UK chart-1964.
Love's 1st album released-1966.
The Beatles' What Goes On enters US chart-1966.
The Young Rascals' Good Lovin' enters US chart-1966.
Grammys held/Jose Feliciano Best New Artist/Aretha Franklin's Chain of Fools Best Female R&B Performance-1969.
Lulu's Boom Bang a Bang enters UK chart-1969.
Paul McCartney/Linda Eastman wed/George Harrison's home raided marijuana found-1969.
The Temptations' Cloud Nine 1st Motown single to win Grammy-1970.
The Allman Brothers begin 2 nights recording Fillmore E NYC-1971.
The Marshall Tucker Band's Heard It in a Love Song enters US chart-1977.
Smokie's Living Next door to Alice peaks Can top 20-1977.
Boz Scaggs' Lido Shuffle enters US chart-1977.
Barbra Streisand's Evergreen peaks Can #1-1977.
Al Stewart's Year of the Cat peaks Can top 5-1977.
Bob Seger's Night Moves peaks Can top 5-1977.
Steve Miller's Fly Like an Eagle peaks Can #2-1977.
Fleetwood Mac's Go Your Own Way peaks Can top 20-1977.
Genesis' Your Own Special Way enters US chart-1977.
The BeeGees' Boogie Child peaks Can top 10-1977.
Paul McCartney's So Bad peaks Can top 20-1984.
Soul II Soul's Jazzie's Groove peaks Can top 20-1990.
Yehudi Menuhin dies-1999.
Juno Awards held/Chantal Kreviazuk wins Best Female Artist/Best Pop Album (Colour Moving and Still)-2000.
Destiny's Child play 1st show since changing two members London UK-2000.
Fiddlin' John Carson (1868) (violin-vocals-DECEASED)
Neil Sedaka (1939) (vocals-piano)
Adam Clayton (1962) (bass-U2)
Harry James' I've Heard That Song Before peaks US #1-1943.
Teresa Brewer's Music Music Music peaks US #1-1950.
Chuck Berry Mann Act trial begins St. Louis MO-1960.
Paul Anka's Tonight My Love Tonight enters US chart-1961.
Linda Scott's I've Told Every Little Star enters US chart-1961.
The McGuire Sisters' Just For Old Time's Sake enters US chart-1961.
Jackie Wilson's Please Tell Me Why enters US chart-1961.
Adam Wade's Take Good Care of Her enters US chart-1961.
The Beatles film sequences for Help Austria//8 Days a Week peaks US #1-1965.
The Rolling Stones release Last Time/Play With Fire UK-1965.
Johnny Bond's 10 Little Bottles enters US chart-1965.
Glenn Yarbrough's Baby the Rain Must Fall enters US chart-1965.
The Ikettes' Peaches & Cream enters US chart-1965.
Freddie/Dreamers' I'm Telling You Now enters US chart-1965.
Ronnie Dove's One Kiss For Old Time's Sake enters US chart-1965.
The Kinks' Tired of Waiting for You enters US chart-1965.
Jan/Dean's From All Over the World enters US chart-1965.
The Beatles complete recording Good Morning Good Morning/Penny Lane peaks US #1-1967.
CCR's Have You Ever Seen the Rain peaks Can #1-1970.
The Guess Who's Hang On To Your Life peaks Can top 5-1971.
Stevie Wonder's We Can Work It Out enters US chart-1971.
The Grassroots' Temptation Eyes peaks Can top 30-1971.
Ocean's Put Your Hand in the Hand enters US chart-1971.
3 Dog Night's Joy to the World enters US chart-1971.
The Allman Brothers conclude 2 nights recording Fillmore E NYC-1971.
Jerry Reed's Amos Moses peaks Can #2-1971.
Stephen Stills' Sit Yourself Down enters US chart-1971.
Henry Mancini's Love Story peaks Can top 10-1971.
The Jackson 5's Mama's Pearl peaks Can top 5-1971.
EL&P's Lucky Man enters US chart-1971.
War awarded gold Live LP-1974.
The Eagles' Take It to the Limit peaks US top 5-1976.
BTO's Take it Like a Man peaks Can top 30-1976.
The Brotherhood of Man's Save Your Kisses For Me enters UK chart-1976.
Wing/Prayer Fife & Drums Corp's Baby Face peaks Can top 10-1976.
Kenny Rogers' Love Lifted Me enters US chart-1976.
Linda Ronstadt's Tracks of My Tears peaks Can top 30-1976.
ELO's Strange Magic enters US chart-1976.
The Silver Convention's Get Up & Boogie enters US chart- 1976.
Emmylou Harris' Here There & Everywhere enters US chart-1976.
Andrea True's Connection More More More enters US chart-1976.
Bob Dylan's Mozambique enters US chart-1976.
The Bay City Rollers' Money Honey peaks Can #1-1976.
David Bowie's Golden Years peaks Can top 20-1976.
The 4 Seasons' December 1963 peaks US #1-1976.
The Bee Gees' Night Fever peaks US #1-1978.
Chas/Dave's Ain't No Pleasing You enters UK chart-1982.
Rod Stewart's Tonight I'm Yours peaks Can #2-1982.
Air Supply's Sweet Dreams peaks Can top 20-1982.
Bryan Adams Lonely Nights enters US chart-1982.
Bryan Adams' Heat of the Night becomes 1st cassingle-1987.
Bob Seger awarded star Hollywood Walk of Fame-1987.
Rick Astley's Never Gonna Give You Up peaks US #1-1988.
Tone Loc's Wild Thing peaks Can #1-1989.
Diana Ross receives Lifetime Achievement honour/Barry White wins Best Male Single & Album (The Icon is Love)/Anita Baker wins Best Female Single and Album Soul Train Awards-1995.
The Rolling Stones' Out of Tears peaks Can top 10-1995.
Judge Dread (Alex Hughes) dies heart attack-1998.
Eric Clapton releases Reptile CD-2001.
Marc Moreland (Wall of Voodoo) dies kidney failure-2002.
Ian Samwell (record producer) dies cardiac arrest-2003.
Les Brown (1912) (reeds-bandleader-DECEASED)
Les Baxter (1922) (orchestra leader-keys-DECEASED)
Loretta Lynn (1932) (vocals)
Quincy Jones (1933) (trumpet-arranger-bandleader-producer-Grammy honouree-Academy Award winner-Legion of Honour inductee)
Jim Pons (1943) (bass-vocals-Leaves-Turtles-Flo/Eddie-Mothers)
Walter Parazaider (1945) (reeds-Chicago)
Blue Barron's Crusing Down the River peaks US #1-1949.
Marty Robbins' Big Iron enters US chart-1960.
Charlie Rich's Lonely Weekends enters US chart-1960.
The Browns' Old Lamplighter enters US chart-1960.
Billy J. Kramer/Dakotas record Do You Want to Know a Secret-1963.
Gerry/Pacemakers' How Do You Do It enters UK chart-1963.
Marvin Gaye's You're a Wonderful One enters US chart-1964.
The Beatles' Twist & Shout/There's a Place enters US chart-1964.
The Kingsmen's Money enters US chart-1964.
Roy Orbison's Breaking Up is Breaking My Heart peaks Can #2-1966.
The Turtles' You Baby peaks Can top 20/It Was a Very Good Year peaks Can top 10-1966.
The Supremes' My World Is Empty Without You peaks Can top 30-1966.
The Marketts' Batman Theme peaks Can top 5-1966.
The Animals' Inside Looking Out peaks Can top 30-1966.
Jay/Americans' Why Can't You Bring Me Home peaks Can top 20-1966.
The James Boys' Bad Reputation peaks Can top 10-1966.
Ray Hutchinson's Marie peaks Can top 20-1966.
Chip Fraser's Ordinary Guy peaks Can top 10-1966.
Dino/Desi/Billy's Superman peaks Can top 20-1966.
Bobby Curtola's While I'm Away peaks Can top 5-1966.
The Dave Clark 5's At the Scene peaks Can #1-1966.
Vince Hill's Take Me To Your Heart Again peaks Can top 20-1966.
The Byrds' It Won't Be Wrong peaks Can top 20-1966.
Terry Black's Rainbow peaks Can top 20-1966.
The Beatles Yellow Submarine LP awarded UK gold disc-1969.
Led Zeppelin's Living Loving Maid enters US chart-1970.
The Beatles' Let it Be enters UK chart-1970.
Bob/Marcia's Young Gifted & Black enters UK chart-1970.
The Jackson 5's ABC enters US chart-1970.
Rare Earth's Get Ready enters US chart-1970.
Charley Pride's Is Anybody Goin' to San Antone enters US chart-1970.
Simon/Garfunkel's Bridge Over Troubled Water peaks Can #1-1970.
The Delfonics' Didn't I Blow Your Mind This Time peaks Can top 20-1970.
Bobbi Martin's For the Love Of Him enters US chart-1970.
Marmalade's Reflections of My Life enters US chart-1970.
The Rolling Stones play farewell concert at London's Roundhouse before moving to France as tax exiles-1971.
Grammys awarded/Carole King's It's Too Late Record of Year/Tapestry Album of Year/Carly Simon Best New Artist-1972.
Ann Peebles begins UK tour USAF base Newbury Berkshire-1975.
Gloria Gaynor's I Will Survive peaks US #1-1979.
Quincy Jones awarded star Hollywood Walk of Fame-1980.
The Tourists (Lennox/Stewart) release I Only Want to Be With You UK-1980.
Rush's Limelight enters US chart-1981.
Steely Dan's Time Out of Mind enters US chart-1981.
James Taylor/J.D. Souther's Her Town Too enters US chart-1981.
John Lennon's Woman peaks Can #1-1981.
Kenny Rogers/Sheena Easton's We've Got Tonight peaks Can #2-1983.
Eric Carmen's Hungry Eyes peaks Can #2-1988.
Frank Sinatra/Dean Martin/Sammy Davis Jr begin Rat Pack Reunion tour-1988.
Debbie Gibson's Lost In Your Eyes peaks US #1-1989.
Doc Pomus (songwriter) dies lung cancer-1991.
REM play 2 nights Borderline Club London UK under name Bingo Hand Job-1991.
Farm Aid V held w.Willie Nelson/Neil Young/John Mellencamp/Paul Simon/others Irving TX-1992.
Celine Dion's Power of Love peaks Can #1-1994.
Jo Dee Messina makes Grand Ol' Opry debut/Diamond Reo become members-1998.
George Strait tour opens Phoenix AZ-1998.
Lightnin' Hopkins (1912) (vocals-guitar-solo-DECEASED)
Harry James (1916) (trumpet-bandleader-DECEASED)
Eddie Calvert (1922) (cornet-bandleader-DECEASED)
Carl Smith (1927) (vocals-solo)
Arif Mardin (1932) (producer-record executive)
Cecil Taylor (1933) (keys-solo)
Phil Lesh (1940) (bass-Grateful Dead)
Mike Love (1941) (vocals-sax-Beach Boys-Celebration)
Hughie Flint (1942) (drums-Bluesbreakers-McGuinness Flint)
Sly Stone (1944) (vocals-keys--producer-Family Stone)
Howard Scott (1946) (guitar-War)
Ry Cooder (1947) (guitar-vocals-Magic Band-solo-Little Village)
Dee Snider (1955) (vocals-Twisted Sister-deejay)
Terence Trent D'Arby (1962) (vocals-solo)
Bret Michaels (1963or65) (vocals-Poison)
Rockwell (1964) (vocals-solo)
Mark Hoppus (1972) (Blink 182)
Clarence Pinetop Smith dies hemorrhage-1929.
My Fair Lady debuts Broadway-1956.
Elvis Presley signs w. Col. Tom Parker-1956.
Lester Young dies-1959.
Ronnie Hawkins marries Wanda Nagurski-1962.
Jr. Walker's Shotgun peaks Can top 30-1965.
Roger Miller's King of the Road peaks Can top 10-1965.
Dean Martin's Send Me the Pillow You Dream On peaks Can top 20-1965.
The Rolling Stones' Last Time peaks UK #1-1965.
Jack Jones' The Race is On peaks Can top 20-1965.
The Dave Clark 5's Come Home peaks Can top 10-1965.
The Big Town Boys' Put You Down peaks Can top 20-1965.
Gerry/Pacemakers' Ferry Cross the Mersey peaks Can top 5-1965.
Grammys held/Herb Alpert-TJB's Taste of Honey Record of Year/Frank Sinatra's September of My Years Album of Year/Tom Jones Best New Artist-1966.
The Beatles begin recording Within You Without You-1967.
The Beatles release Lady Madonna/Inner Light UK-1968.
Gary Puckett/Union Gap's Don't Give In to Him enters US chart-1969.
The Cowsills' Hair enters US chart-1969.
Booker T/MGs' Time is Tight enters US chart-1969.
The Isley Brothers' It's Your Thing enters US chart-1969.
Edward Bear awarded gold Last Song-1972.
Robert John awarded gold Lion Sleeps Tonight-1972.
BTO's Roll On Down the Highway peaks Can top 5-1975.
Sweet's Fox on the Run enters UK chart-1975.
Styx' Lady peaks Can top 20-1975.
John Lennon's Stand By Me enters US charts-1975.
Olivia Newton-John's Have You Never Been Mellow peaks Can #1-1975.
Kraftwerk's Autobahn enters US chart-1975.
Paul Anka's I Don't Like to Sleep Alone enters US chart-1975.
The Doobie Brothers' Black Water peaks Can top 10-1975.
Tony Orlando/Dawn's He Don't Love You enters US chart-1975.
David Bowie's Young Americans enters US chart-1975.
America's Lonely People peaks Can top 20-1975.
Micky Finn quits T Rex-1975.
The Band release Islands LP-1977.
Marvin Gaye releases Got To Give It Up-1977.
American Hot Wax film premieres NYC-1978.
The Brothers Johnson's Stomp enters US chart-1980.
Billy Joel's You May Be Right enters US chart-1980.
Kool/Gang's Ladies Night peaks Can top 5-1980.
David Bowie's Absolute Beginners enters UK chart-1986.
Frankie Goes to Hollywood breakup-1987.
Mick Jagger tours Japan solo-1988.
REM's Man on the Moon peaks Can top 10-1993.
Poison's Stand peaks Can top 20-1993.
Neil Diamond begins world tour Australia-1996.
Jeff Beck begins US tour 930 Club Washington DC-1999.
Billy Joel/Bruce Springsteen/Paul McCartney inducted Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame-1999.
Jerry Lewis (1926) (vocals-theatrical)
Betty Johnson (1929) (vocals)
Jerry Jeff Walker (1942) (vocals-guitar)
Nancy Wilson (1954) (vocals-guitar-Heart)
The Andrews Sisters' Rum & Coca Cola peaks US #1-1945.
Patti Page's Doggie In the Window peaks US #1-1953.
Winifred Atwell's Poor People of Paris enters UK chart-1956.
Pat Boone's Why Baby Why enters US chart-1957.
The Diamonds' Little Darlin' enters US chart-1957.
Rosemary Clooney's Mangos enters US chart-1957.
Dave Baby Cortez' Happy Organ enters US chart-1959.
The Impalas' Sorry enters US chart-1959.
Dick/DeeDee's Young and In Love enters US chart-1963.
Mongo Santamaria's Watermelon Man enters US chart-1963.
Peter Paul &Mary's Puff the Magic Dragon enters US chart-1963.
Paul &Paula's Young Lovers enters US chart-1963.
Rolf Harris' Sun Arise enters US chart-1963.
The Beatles' Can't Buy Me Love released US//advance orders of 2.1 million-1964.
The Rolling Stones play Greenford UK-1965.
Jody Miller records Queen of the House-1965.
Track Records launched UK-1967.
Sandie Shaw's Puppet on a String enters UK chart-1967.
The Supremes' Forever Came Today enters US chart-1968.
Otis Redding's The Dock of the Bay peaks Can top 10/#1 in US-1968.
Tom Northcott's 1941 enters US chart-1968.
Percy Sledge's Take Time to Know Her enters US chart-1968.
Steppenwolf's Sookie Sookie peaks Can chart-1968.
The Scaffold's Thank U Very Much peaks Can top 20-1968.
Sam & Dave's I Thank You peaks Can top 20-1968.
The 1910 Fruitgum Co.'s Simon Says peaks Can #1-1968.
The Hollies' Jennifer Eccles enters US chart-1968.
Jimi Hendrix' Up From the Skies enters US chart-1968.
James Brown's I Got the Feelin' enters US chart-1968.
The 4 Tops' Walk Away Renee peaks Can #2-1968.
Tom Jones' Delilah enters US chart-1968.
The Fireballs' Bottle of Wine peaks Can top 5-1968.
The 5th Dimension's Carpet Man peaks Can top 20-1968.
Louis Armstrong's Wonderful World reaches UK #1 for first time-1968.
Arthur Conley's Funky Street enters US charts-1968.
The Association's Everything That Touches You peaks Can top 10-1968.
Tammi Terrell dies of brain tumor-1970.
Grammys awarded//Simon/Garfunkel win 6 for Bridge Over Troubled Water LP/single//Aretha Franklin (Don't Play That Song) Best Female R'n'B//B.B. King (Thrill Is Gone) Best Male R'n'B-1971.
Hot Chocolate's Emma enters UK chart-1974.
Anne Murray's Love Song peaks Can #1-1974.
Paul Mccartney & Wings' Jet peaks Can top 5-1974.
Joni Mitchell's Help Me enters US chart-1974.
The Grand Ol' Opry moves into new Opry House-1974.
Kool & the Gang's Jungle Boogie peaks Can top 30-1974.
Chicago's I've Been Searching For So Long enters US chart-1974.
Cat Stevens' Oh Very Young enters US chart-1974.
3 Dog Night's Show Must Go On enters US chart-1974.
The Jackson 5's Dancing Machine enters US chart-1974.
Arthur Gunter dies-1976.
Diana Ross' Last Time I Saw Jim peaks Can top 10-1974.
Rainbow Theatre closes w.Procol Harum/John Martyn/R&L Thompson/others London UK-1975.
T-Bone Walker dies pneumonia-1975.
The Who's Tommy film premieres US-1975.
The Style Council release Café Bleu LP UK-1984.
Alison Moyet's That Ole Devil Called Love enters UK chart-1985.
The Georgia Satellites' Keep Your Hands to Yourself peaks Can top 5-1987.
Triumph's Just One Night peaks Can top 30-1987.
Bruce Springsteen's Fire peaks Can top 40-1987.
Peter Gabriel's Big Time peaks Can top 20-1987.
Bruce Hornsby/Range's Mandolin Rain peaks Can top 20-1987.
Eddie Van Halen/Valerie Bertinelli have son-1991.
Reba McIntyre's band dies plane crash San Diego-1991.
Celine Dion/Peabo Bryson's Beauty and the Beast peaks Can #2-1992.
The Shamen's Move Any Mountain peaks Can top 20-1992.
George Michael/Elton John's Don't Let the Sun Go Down On Me peaks Can #1-1992.
Bruce Springsteen's Greatest Hits CD debuts #1 US chart-1995.
Collective Soul's Disciplined Breakdown LP enters Can chart-1997.
Clarence Gatemouth Brown/Roosevelt Sykes inducted Blues Hall of Fame-1999.
Eva Cassidy's Songbird CD peaks UK #1 four years after release-2001.
Alcide Nunez (1884) (Original Dixieland Jazz Band-DECEASED)
Nat King Cole (1917) (vocals-Grammy Lifetime Achievement honouree-RnR HoF inductee-DECEASED)
Dean Mathis (1937) (vocals-Dean/Mark-Newbeats)
Clarence Collins (1939) (vocals-Little Anthony/Imperials)
Paul Kantner (1941) (guitar-vocals-Jefferson Airplane/Starship) (also 12th in some books)
John Sebastian (1944) (vocals-guitar-harmonica-autoharp-Lovin' Spoonful)
Harold Brown (1946) (drums-War)
Pat Lloyd (1948) (guitar-Equals)
Billy Corgan (1967) (vocals-guitar-Smashing Pumpkins)
Nelson Riddle's Port au Prince enters US chart-1956.
Richard Maltby's/Elmer Berstein's Themes from The Man With the Golden Arm both enter US chart-1956.
Lonnie Donegan's Rock Island Line enters US chart-1956.
Cathy Carr's Ivory Tower enters US chart-1956.
Carl Perkins' 1st TV appearance Ozark Jubilee-1956.
Lawrence Welk's Poor People of Paris enters US chart-1956.
Buddy Holly/Crickets begin UK tour Doncaster-1958.
Chuck Berry's Sweet Little 16 peaks US #2-1958.
Pat Boone's Wonderful Time Up There peaks US top 5-1958.
The Champs' Tequila peaks US #1-1958.
The Coasters record Yakety Yak/3 Cool Cats NYC-1958.
Kathy Linden's Billy enters US chart-1958.
Ronald/Ruby's Lollipop enters US chart-1958.
Jack Ross' Cinderella enters US chart-1962.
Jay/Americans' She Cried enters US chart-1962.
Acker Bilk's Stranger On the Shore enters US chart-1962.
Elvis Presley's Good Luck Charm enters US chart-1962.
Val Doonican's Elusive Butterfly enters UK chart-1966.
The Bachelors' Sound of Silence enters UK chart-1966.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience release Purple Haze UK-1967.
The Beatles begin recording She's Leaving Home-1967.
Otis Redding plays Finsbury Park Astoria London-1967.
The BeeGees appear Ed Sullivan Show-1968.
CCR's Proud Mary peaks Can #2-1969.
The Iveys' Maybe Tomorrow peaks Can top 40-1969.
The 1st Edition's But You Know I Love You peaks Can top 20-1969.
The Rascals' Heaven peaks Can top 5-1969.
The 1910 Fruitgum Co's Indian Giver peaks Can #1-1969.
Smokey Robinson/Miracles' Baby Baby Don't Cry peaks Can top 10-1969.
CCR awarded gold Have You Ever Seen the Rain/Hey Tonight-1971.
The Spinners' Could It Be I'm Falling in Love peaks Can top 20-1973.
Eric Weissberg/Steve Mandel's Dueling Banjos peaks Can #2-1973.
Ken Tobias' I Just Want to Make Music peaks Can top 10-1973.
Stevie Wonder's You Are the Sunshine Of My Life enters US chart-1973.
Anne Murray's Danny's Song peaks Can #1-1973.
Gilbert O'Sullivan's Get Down enters UK chart-1973.
Cliff Richard's Power to All Our Friends enters UK chart-1973.
Seals/Crofts' Hummingbird peaks Can top 40-1973.
Bread's Aubrey peaks Can chart-1973.
The Chieftains play Royal Albert Hall 1st time London UK-1975.
Rubin Carter gets retrial partly as result of Bob Dylan song-1976.
Peter Brown's Do You Wanna Get Funky With Me enters US chart-1978.
Burton Cummings' I Will Play a Rhapsody peaks Can top 20-1979.
Kenny Rogers' Gambler peaks Can top 10-1979.
Donna Summer's Heaven Knows peaks Can top 5-1979.
Peaches/Herb's Reunited enters US chart-1979.
Barbara Mandrell's I Don't Want to Be Right enters US chart-1979.
McGuinn,Clark/Hillman's Don't You Write Her Off enters US chart-1979.
Styx' Renegade enters US chart-1979.
The Village People's In the Navy enters US chart-1979.
The Cars' Good Times Roll enters US chart-1979.
GQ's Disco Nights enters US chart-1979.
Chicago's No Tell Lover peaks Can top 10-1979.
Bad Company's Rock'n'Roll Fantasy enters US chart-1979.
The Capitols' Samuel George Jr dies knife wound-1982.
Howard Jones begins 1st major venue tour Leeds U UK-1984.
The Thompson Twins' King For a Day peaks Can top 20-1986.
Midge Ure's If I Was peaks Can top 20-1986.
Anne Murray's Now & Forever peaks Can top 20-1986.
Gloria Estefan's Conga peaks Can #1-1986.
Whitney Houston headlines AIDS benefit Radio City Music Hall NYC-1990.
RuPaul's Supermodel peaks Can top 20-1993.
Suzanne Vega/Mitchell Froom wed NYC-1995.
Sunnyland Slim dies kidney failure-1995.
Shania Twain's Come On Over CD awarded 17x platinum-2000.
Robert Lee Smith (1936) (vocals-Tams)
Kenny Lynch (1938) (vocals-OBE honouree)
Charlie Pride (1938) (vocals)
Wilson Pickett (1941) (vocals-Falcons-DECEASED)
Art Ayre (1942) (keys-Sparrows-Moe Koffman)
Barrie (B.J.) Wilson (1947) (drums-Paramounts-Procol Harum-DECEASED)
Bill Frisell (1951) (guitar)
Irene Cara (1959) (vocals)
Vanessa L. Williams (1963) (vocals)
Jerry Cantrell (1966) (guitar-vocals-Alice in Chains)
Queen Latifah (1970) (vocals)
Brenda Lee's Euro debut Olympia Paris-1959.
Elvis Presley records Easy Question-1962.
The Yardbirds' For Your Love enters UK chart-1965.
The Rolling Stones named most popular group France/UK tour with Hollies ends Essex/later involved public urination incident-1965.
Roger Miller's King of the Road enters UK chart-1965.
Dionne Warwick's Alfie enters US chart-1967.
Nancy/Frank Sinatra's Somethin' Stupid enters US chart-1967.
The Who's I'm a Boy peaks Can top 30-1967.
Simon/Garfunkel's At the Zoo enters US chart-1967.
Donovan's Epistle to Dippy peaks Can top 5-1967.
Johnny Rivers' Baby I Need Your Lovin' peaks Can #1-1967.
The Hollies' On a Carousel enters US chart-1967.
The Rascals' I've Been Lonely Too Long peaks Can top 10-1967.
The Easybeats' Friday On My Mind enters US chart-1967.
The Casinos' Then You Can Tell Me Goodbye peaks Can top 5-1967.
The Beatles release Lady Madonna/Inner Light US-1968.
Country Joe McDonald fined $500 for public obscenity leading Fish cheer Worcester MA-1970.
Bandleader George Olsen dies Paramus NJ-1971.
Rod Stewart's Handbags & Gladrags peaks Can top 30-1972.
ELP's Nutrocker enters US chart-1972.
Jackson Browne's Doctor My Eyes enters US chart-1972.
Nilsson's Jump Into the Fire enters US chart-1972.
Don McLean's Vincent enters US chart-1972.
Led Zeppelin's Rock and Roll enters US chart-1972.
Jo Jo Gunne's Run Run Run enters US chart-1972.
The BeeGees' My World peaks Can top 20-1972.
Aretha Franklin's Daydreaming enters US chart-1972.
Chicago awarded gold VII LP-1974.
OST Tommy awarded gold-1975.
Brinsley Schwarz break up after gig Marquee London UK-1975.
The Clash release White Riot-1977.
Triumph's Rocky Mountain Way peaks Can chart-1978.
The BeeGees' Night Fever peaks US #1-1978.
Eric Clapton's Lay Down Sally peaks US top 5-1978.
Samantha Sang's Emotion peaks US top 5-1978.
Leblanc/Carr's Falling peaks Can top 20-1978.
Meatloaf's 2 Out of 3 Ain't Bad enters US chart-1978.
Dolly Parton's 2 Doors Down enters US chart-1978.
Billy Joel's Movin' Out enters US chart-1978.
Andy Gibb's Thicker Than Water peaks Can #2-1978.
Dan Hill's Sometimes When We Touch peaks Can #1-1978.
John Williams' Theme From Close Encounters peaks Can top 20-1978.
Teddy Pendergrass seriously injured car accident-1982.
The Time's Jungle Love peaks Can top 10-1985.
Billy Ocean's Loverboy peaks Can top 10-1985.
Ashford/Simpson's Solid peaks Can top 5-1985.
Michael Jackson's Dirty Diana peaks Can top 5-1988.
Cathy Dennis' Just Another Dream peaks Can top 20-1991.
Ralph Tresvant's Sensitivity peaks Can top 5-1991.
Queen's Headlong peaks Can top 20-1991.
Sting's All This Time peaks Can top 5-1991.
Enigma's Sadness Part One peaks Can #1-1991.
Keith Richards begins recording 2nd solo LP-1992.
Darryl Jones named new bass player Rolling Stones-1994.
Kurt Cobain threatens suicide/talked out of it Seattle-1994.
Courtney Love charged assault Orlando FL-1995.
Oasis' Liam Gallagher walks offstage midset Indianapolis IN-1995.
John Phillips (Mamas/Papas) dies heart failure-2001.
Moms Mabley (1894) (vocals-DECEASED)
Ornette Coleman (1930) (sax-Grammy Lifetime Achievement honouree-Pulitzer Prize honouree)
Jeff Neighbour (1942) (bass-Joy of Cooking)
Paul Atkinson (1943) (guitar-Zombies-record exec-DECEASED)
Mickey Dolenz (1945) (vocals-drums-Monkees)
Derek Longmuir (1951) (drums-Bay City Rollers)
Billy Sheehan (1953) (bass-DLR Band-UFO-Mr. Big)
Jimmy Dorsey records Green Eyes/Maria Elena NYC-1941.
Teresa Brewer's Pledging My Love enters US chart-1955.
Ernie Ford's Ballad of Davy Crockett enters US chart-1955.
Elvis Presley purchases Graceland-1957.
The Bachelors' I Believe enters UK chart-1964.
The Hollies' I Can't Let Go enters US chart-1966.
The Yardbirds' Shapes of Things enters US chart-1966.
Paul Revere/Raiders' Kicks enters US chart-1966.
TJB's What Now My Love/Spanish Flea enters US chart-1966.
The Shadows of Knight's Gloria enters US chart-1966.
Johnny Rivers' Secret Agent Man enters US chart-1966.
Joni Mitchell/Graham Nash meet L'Hibou coffeehouse Ottawa ON-1968.
Donovan travels to India to study with Maharishi Mahesh Yogi-1968.
Desmond Dekker's Israelites enters UK chart-1969.
The Who's Pinball Wizard enters UK chart-1969.
Aretha Franklin releases Bridge Over Troubled Water-1971.
Jefferson Starship begin 1st tour since name change-1974.
Gary Thain dies OD-1976.
Paul Kossoff dies heart failure-1976.
Marilyn McCoo/Billy Davis Jr's Your Love enters US chart-1977.
Kiss' Calling Dr. Love enters US chart-1977.
The Captain/Tenille's Can't Stop Dancin' enters US chart-1977.
Andrew Gold's Lonely Boy enters US chart-1977.
Billy Ocean's Red Light Spells Danger enters UK chart-1977.
The Babys' If You've Got the Time enters US chart-1977.
Yvonne Elliman's Hello Stranger enters US chart-1977.
George Harrison's Crackerbox Palace peaks Can top 20-1977.
Phil Collins' I Missed Again enters US chart-1981.
Randy Rhoads killed plane crash-1982.
The Style Council's Speak Like a Child enters UK chart-1983.
Eddie Rabbitt/Crystal Gayle's You and I peaks Can top 40-1983.
Tracey Ullman's Breakaway enters UK chart-1983.
The Clash's Should I Stay or Should I Go peaks Can top 40-1983.
Duran Duran's New Moon on Monday peaks Can top 20-1984.
Tina Turner's Let's Stay Together peaks Can top 40-1984.
Michael Jackson's Thriller peaks Can top 5-1984.
Re-Flex's Politics of Dancing peaks Can top 20-1984.
Nena's 99 Luftballons peaks Can #1-1984.
Billy Idol's Rebel Yell peaks Can top 10-1984.
Elton John's Sacrifice peaks Can top 30-1990.
Lee Aaron's Hands On peaks Can top 5-1990.
Expose's Tell Me Why peaks Can top 20-1990.
Janet Jackson's Escapade peaks Can top 5-1990.
Richard Marx' Too Late to Say Goodbye peaks Can top 20-1990.
The Cover Girls' We Can't Go Wrong peaks Can top 10-1990.
Jeff Ward (Ministry/Nine Inch Nails) dies suicide-1993.
Dame Vera Lynn (1917) (vocals)
Hal Linden (1931) (vocals-theatrical)
Jerry Reed (1937) (vocals-guitar-DECEASED)
Tommy Hunter (1937) (vocals-guitar)
Joe Rivers (1937) (vocals-w.Johnnie)
Vito Picone (1941) (vocals-Elegants)
Greg Godovitz (1951) (bass-vocals-guitar-Fludd-Goddo)
Jimmie Vaughan (1951) (guitar-vocals-Fabulous Thunderbirds-Vaughan Brothers)
Buddy Holly plays Philharmonic Hall Liverpool-1958.
Elvis Presley records Stuck On You/Mess of Blues/It Feels So Right/Fame & Fortune in 2-day session-1960.
Lonnie Donegan's My Old Man's a Dustman peaks UK #1-1960.
Elvis Presley's Surrender peaks US #1-1961.
Marty Robbins' Don't Worry peaks US top 5-1961.
Connie Francis' Where the Boys Are peaks US top 5-1961.
Gene McDaniels' Hundred pounds of Clay enters US chart-1961.
The Drifters' Some Kind of Wonderful enters US chart-1961.
The Beatles release Can't Buy Me Love-1964.
The Rolling Stones' Not Fade Away peaks UK top 5-1964.
Wayne Fontana/Mindbenders' Game of Love enters US chart-1965.
Petula Clark's I Know a Place enters US chart-1965.
Shirley Ellis' Clapping Song enters US chart-1965.
Motown Revue begins 1st UK tour w.Martha-Vandellas/Stevie Wonder/Supremes/Temptations-1965.
Marvin Gaye's I'll Be Doggone enters US chart-1965.
Sounds Orchestral's Cast Your Fate to the Wind enters US chart-1965.
The Searchers' Bumble Bee enters US chart-1965.
Cliff Richard's Congratulations enters UK chart-1968.
The Beatles' Lady Madonna enters UK chart-1968.
John Lennon/Yoko Ono wed Gibraltar-1969.
Nilsson's Me and My Arrow enters US chart-1971.
Smokey Robinson/Miracles' I Don't Blame You at All enters US chart-1971.
Richie Havens' Here Comes the Sun enters US chart-1971.
Janis Joplin's Me & Bobby McGee peaks US #1-1971.
Elton John's Friends enters US chart-1971.
T Rex' Hot Love peaks UK #1-1971.
America's Horse With No Name peaks US #1-1972.
Jean Claude Borelly's Dolannes Melodie peaks Can top 20-1976.
Dorothy Moore's Misty Blue enters US chart-1976.
John Miles' Music enters UK chart-1976.
The THP Orchestra's SWAT peaks Can #1-1976.
Neon Philharmonic's So Glad You're a Woman peaks Can top 20-1976.
Barry Manilow's Tryin' to Get the Feelin' Again enters US chart-1976.
Penny McLean's Lady Bump peaks Can top 10-1976.
Foghat's Slow Ride peaks Can top 20-1976.
Kiss' Shout It Out Loud enters US chart-1976.
Bad Company's Young Blood enters US chart-1976.
Elton John's I Feel Like a Bullet/Grow Some Funk Of Your Own peaks Can top 10-1976.
The Band's Ophelia enters US charts-1976.
T.Rex play last concert Portsmouth UK-1977.
Josie Cotton's Johnny Are You Queer peaks Can top 10-1982.
Elton John's Empty Garden enters US chart-1982.
Daryl Hall/John Oates' Did It In a Minute enters US chart-1982.
The Rolling Stones' Hang Fire enters US chart-1982.
Dave Stewart/Barbara Gaskin's It's My Party peaks Can top 20-1982.
Japan's Ghosts enters UK chart-1982.
Ray Parker Jr's The Other Woman enters US chart-1982.
Genesis' Man on the Corner enters US chart-1982.
Joan Jett's I Love Rock'n'Roll peaks Can #1-1982.
Slim Jim Phantom/Britt Ekland wed-1984.
Keith Richards guests on Nona Hendryx' LP The Heat-1985.
Edie Brickell's What I Am peaks Can top 5-1989.
Roy Orbison's You Got It peaks Can #1-1989.
Debbie Gibson's Lost In Your Eyes peaks Can top 5-1989.
Sheena Easton's The Lover in Me peaks Can top 20-1989.
Gloria Estefan breaks back bus crash-1990.
Depeche Mode record signing leads to many injured fans LA CA-1990.
Eric Clapton's son Conor dies fall from window NYC NY-1991.
Dave Mason plays Kiplings London ON-1991.
Michael Jackson signs new deal Sony-1991.
Sheryl Crow's All I Wanna Do enters Can chart-1995.
Bruce Springsteen's Greatest Hits enters Can chart #1-1995.
Colin James' Then Again CD enters Can chart-1995.
PJ Harvey's To Bring You My Love CD enters Can chart-1995.
Jeff Healey's Cover to Cover enters Can chart-1995.
Gloria Estefan's Turn the Beat Around peaks Can top 10-1995.
Juno Awards presented Hamilton ON to Tragically Hip/Alanis Morissette/Celine Dion/Bryan Adams/Killjoys/Terri Clark/Rankins/Shania Twain/Paul Brandt/others-1997.
Gibralter issues postage stamp honouring John Lennon/Yoko Ono-1999.
Radiohead premiere Meeting People Is Easy film SXSW Austin TX-1999.
Johann Sebastian Bach (1685) (composer-DECEASED)
Vivian Stanshall (1943) (vocals-Bonzo Dog Band-DECEASED)
Ray Dorset (1946) (vocals-guitar-Mungo Jerry)
Roger Hodgson (1950) (vocals-guitar-Supertramp)
Rosie O'Donnell (1962) (vocals-theatrical)
Moondog Coronation Ball-1st Rock'n'Roll show held Arena Cleveland OH w.Dominoes/Tiny Grimes/Paul Williams-1952.
Bill Hayes' Ballad of Davy Crockett peaks US #1-1955.
The Coasters' Down in Mexico marks US RnB chart debut-1956.
Carl Perkins injured car crash-1956.
Bobby Darin's Clementine enters US chart-1960.
Jackie Wilson's Night/Doggin' Around enters US chart-1960.
The Beatles appear 1st time Cavern Club-1961.
The Beatles' All My Loving/Roll Over Beethoven both enter US chart on Can imports//She Loves You peaks #1 US chart//Please Please Me peaks US top 5-1964.
The Beach Boys' Fun Fun Fun peaks US top 5-1964.
Robert Maxwell's Shangri-La enters US chart-1964.
The Carefrees' We Love You Beatles enters US chart-1964.
The 4 Seasons' Working My Way Back to You peaks Can top 30-1966.
Roger Miller's Husbands & Wives peaks Can top 20-1966.
Herman's Hermits' Listen People peaks Can top 5-1966.
Bob Lind's Elusive Butterfly peaks Can top 5-1966.
The Band record To Kingdom Come-1968.
John/Yoko Lennon begin bed-in for peace Amsterdam Hilton-1969.
The Beatles' Let it Be enters US chart-1970.
The Chairmen of the Board's Give Me Just a Little More Time peaks Can top 10-1970.
Norman Greenbaum's Spirit in the Sky enters UK chart-1970.
Vanity Fare's Hitchin' a Ride enters US chart-1970.
The Tee Set's Ma Belle Amie peaks Can top 5-1970.
Santana's Evil Ways peaks Can top 10-1970.
Lulu's Me Oh My peaks Can top 20-1970.
Elvis Presley's Kentucky Rain peaks Can top 10-1970.
The Hollies' He Ain't Heavy He's My Brother peaks Can top 20-1970.
The 5 Stairsteps' Oooh Child enters US charts-1970.
Tyrone Davis' Turn Back the Hands of Time enters US chart-1970.
The Band's Rag Mama Rag peaks Can chart-1970.
The Guess Who's American Woman enters US chart-1970.
George Baker Selection's Little Green Bag enters US chart-1970.
Brook Benton's Rainy Night in Georgia peaks Can #2-1970.
David Cassidy releases Cherish UK-1972.
Frankie Valli's My Eyes Adored You peaks US #1-1975.
Rubin Carter released from prison largely as result of Bob Dylan's song Hurricane-1976.
David Bowie arrested after concert NYC marijuana possession-1976.
The BeeGees' Love You Inside Out enters US chart-1979.
Loverboy's Turn Me Loose peaks Can top 10-1981.
REO Speedwagon's Take It On the Run enters US chart-1981.
Stevie Wonder's I Ain't Gonna Stand For It peaks Can top 10-1981.
Styx' Too Much Time On My Hands enters US chart-1981.
Gino Vannelli's Living Inside Myself enters US chart-1981.
The Who's You Better You Bet enters US chart-1981.
Delbert McClinton's Giving It Up For Your Love peaks Can top 10-1981.
Pat Benatar's Treat Me Right peaks Can top 20-1981.
Donny Osmond opens Little Johnny Jones B'way NYC NY-1982.
Duran Duran's Hungry Like the Wolf peaks Can #1-1983.
Daryl Hall/John Oates' One on One peaks Can top 10-1983.
Van Halen's Jump peaks US #1-1984.
Expose's Seasons Change peaks Can top 20-1988.
Pet Shop Boys' What Have I Done to Deserve This peaks Can top 5-1988.
Rick Astley's Never Gonna Give You Up peaks Can #1-1988.
Junkhouse's Sky is Falling peaks Can top 30-1994.
Celine Dion's Colour of Love CD debuts #1 Can chart-1994.
Beck's Mellow Gold CD enters Can chart-1994.
Sass Jordan's Rats CD enters Can chart-1994.
Bruce Cockburn's Dart to the Heart CD enters Can chart-1994.
John McDermott's Old Friends CD enters Can chart-1994.
Bruce Springsteen's Streets of Philadelphia wins Best Song Oscar-1994.
Dick Damron (1934) (vocals-guitar-CCM HoF inductee)
Jeremy Clyde (1941) (vocals-w.Chad)
George Benson (1943) (vocals-guitar)
Keith Relf (1943) (vocals-Yardbirds-Renaissance-DECEASED)
Harry Vanda (1946) (guitar-vocals-Easybeats-Flash & the Pan-producer)
Andrew Lloyd Webber (1948) (composer)
Randy Hobbs (1948) (bass-McCoys-Johnny Winter Band-Montrose-Edgar Winter-DECEASED)
Susan Suller (1963) (vocals-Human League)
Carl Perkins injured and brother/manager killed in a car accident on way to NYC Ed Sullivan Show-1956.
The Beatles' Please Please Me LP released UK-1963.
The Beach Boys' Do You Wanna Dance peaks Can top 20-1965.
The Supremes' Stop in the Name of Love peaks Can top 5-1965.
The Rogues' Everyday peaks Can top 20-1965.
Roy Orbison's Goodnight peaks Can top 5-1965.
The Moody Blues' Go Now peaks Can #2-1965.
Thee Midnighters' Land of 1000 Dances peaks Can top 30-1965.
Little Anthony/Imperials' Hurt So Bad peaks Can top 10-1965.
The 4 Tops' Ask the Lonely peaks Can top 20-1965.
Wes Dakus' Hobo peaks Can top 10-1965.
Barry Allen's Easy Come Easy Go peaks in Canadian top 20-1965.
The Beatles release Early Beatles LP US-1965.
Fontella Bass/Bobby McClure's Don't Mess Up a Good Thing peaks Can top 20-1965.
The Guess Who's Shakin' All Over peaks Can #1-1965.
Shirley Bassey's Goldfinger peaks Can top 5-1965.
The Beatles begin recording Within You Without You-1967.
The Band record Chest Fever-1968.
Tommy James/Shondells' Sweet Cherry Wine enters US chart-1969.
Elvis Presley's Memories enters US chart-1969.
Joe Simon's Chokin' Kind enters US chart-1969.
The BeeGees' First of May enters US chart-1969.
Simon/Garfunkel's Bridge Over Troubled Water peaks US #1-1970.
David Crosby releases If I Could Only Remember My Name LP-1971.
Wilson Pickett awarded gold Don't Let the Green Grass Fool You-1971.
Joe Tex awarded gold I Gotcha-1972.
Chakachas awarded gold Jungle Fever-1972.
Roberta Flack awarded gold Killing Me Softly With His Song-1973.
Gilbert O'Sullivan awarded gold Claire-1973.
Cher awarded gold Dark Lady-1974.
Bond's Dancin' On a Saturday Night peaks Can top 20-1975.
The Rolling Stones begin recording Black & Blue LP Musicland Munich GER-1975.
Frankie Valli's My Eyes Adored You peaks Can #2-1975.
Murray McLauchlan's Do You Dream of Being Somebody peaks Can top 20-1975.
Peter Shelley's Love Me Love My Dog enters UK chart-1975.
John Denver's Thank God I'm a Country Boy enters US chart-1975.
Harold Melvin/Blue Notes' Bad Luck enters US chart-1975.
Led Zeppelin's Physical Graffiti LP peaks US #1-1975.
The Ohio Players' Fire peaks Can top 5-1975.
Polly Brown's Up in a Puff Of Smoke peaks Can top 20-1975.
Bad Company's Movin' On peaks Can top 30-1975.
The Temptations' Shakey Ground enters US chart-1975.
Dexy's Midnight Runners' Geno enters UK chart-1980.
Pink Floyd's Another Brick in the Wall peaks Can #1-1980.
Mac Davis' Hard to Be Humble enters US chart-1980.
The Jam's Going Underground/Dreams of Children enters UK chart-1980.
Toto's 99 peaks Can top 20-1980.
Mother's Finest's Baby Love peaks Can top 20-1980.
The Clash's Train in Vain enters US chart-1980.
Bette Midler's The Rose enters US chart-1980.
Neil Diamond's September Morn peaks Can top 20-1980.
Bruce Cockburn's Wondering Where the Lions Are enters US chart-1980.
Andrew Lloyd Webber/Sarah Brightman wed-1984.
Samantha Fox' Touch Me enters UK chart-1986.
Heart's These Dreams peaks US #1-1986.
Cliff Richard/Young Ones' Living Doll enters UK chart-1986.
Falco's Rock Me Amadeus enters UK chart-1986.
Snow's Informer peaks Can #1-1993.
Dan Hartman dies-1994.
Marilyn Manson cuts concert short due to hand injury Honolulu HI-1997.
Van Halen's III CD enters Can chart-1998.
David Usher's Little Songs CD enters Can chart-1998.
Eileen Farrell dies-2002.
Matchbox 20's Unwell enters US chart-2003.
Justin Timberlake's Rock Your Body enters US chart-2003.
50 Cent's Get Rich or Die Tryin' peaks #1 US chart-2003.
Fabolous' Street Dreams CD enters US chart-2003.
Li'l Kim's La Bella Mafia CD enters US chart-2003.
Evanescence's Fallen CD enters US chart-2003.
Rod Price (Foghat) dies from fall-2005.
David Grisman (aka D.Diadem) (1945) (mandolin-Old & In the Way)
Ric Ocasek (1949) (vocals-guitar-Cars-producer)
Chaka Khan (1953) (vocals-Rufus-Grammy honouree)
Damon Albarn (1968) (vocals-Blur-Gorillaz)
Tab Hunter's 99 Ways enters US chart-1957.
Eddie Cochran's Sittin' in the Balcony enters US chart-1957.
Harry Belafonte's Mama Look at Bubu enters US chart-1957.
The Platters' I'm Sorry enters US chart-1957.
Buddy Holly plays 1st show of Winter Dance Party tour Milwaukee-1959.
Elvis Presley's A Fool Such As I/I Need Your Love Tonight enters US chart-1959.
The Platters' Enchanted enters US chart-1959.
The Kingston Trio's Tijuana Jail enters US chart-1959.
Dean-Marc's/Travis-Bob'sTell Him No both enter US chart-1959.
Jackie Wilson's That's Why enters US chart-1959.
Helen Shapiro's Don't Treat Me Like a Child enters UK chart-1961.
The Shirelles' Foolish Little Girl enters US chart-1963.
The Rooftop Singers' Tom Cat enters US chart-1963.
The Rocky Fellers' Killer Joe enters US chart-1963.
Ruby/Romantics' Our Day Will Come peaks US #1-1963.
Skeeter Davis' End of the World peaks US #2-1963.
Bobby Darin's You're the Reason I'm Living peaks US top 5-1963.
The Beach Boys' Surfin' U.S.A. enters US chart-1963.
The Drifters' On Broadway enters US chart-1963.
Chubby Checker's Hay Bobba Needle enters US chart-1963.
Gene Pitney's Mecca enters US chart-1963.
Little Peggy March's I Will Follow Him enters US chart-1963.
John Lennon's book In His Own Write published-1964.
Donovan's There is a Mountain peaks Can top 5-1967.
Frank & Nancy Sinatra's Something Stupid enters UK chart-1967.
Bobby Goldsboro's Honey enters US chart-1968.
The Beatles' Lady Madonna enters US chart-1968.
The 1st Edition's Just Dropped In peaks Can top 5-1968.
Paul Revere/Raiders' Too Much Talk peaks Can top 10-1968.
Georgie Fame's Bonnie & Clyde peaks Can #1-1968.
Petula Clark's Kiss Me Goodbye peaks Can top 10-1968.
The Irish Rovers' The Unicorn enters US chart-1968.
The Intruders' Cowboys to Girls enters US chart-1968.
The Glitter Band's Angel Face enters UK chart-1974.
Marvin Hamlisch's Entertainer enters US chart-1974.
Terry Jacks' Seasons in the Sun enters UK chart-1974.
Eddie Kendricks' Boogie Down peaks Can top 10-1974.
The Stylistics' You Make Me Feel Brand New enters US chart-1974.
Harry Chapin's W.O.L.D. peaks Can top 20-1974.
The Grateful Dead/Jefferson Starship/Santana/Doobie Brothers/Band/Bob Dylan/Neil Young perform benefit for school board Kezar Stadium San Francisco CA-1975.
Blondie's Rapture peaks US #1-1981.
Michael Jackson's Billie Jean peaks US #1-1983.
Jennifer Warnes' Ain't No Cure for Love peaks Can top 30-1987.
Chicago's Will You Still Love Me peaks Can top 10-1987.
Billy/Beaters' At This Moment peaks Can #1-1987.
Kim Mitchell's Easy to Tame peaks Can top 30-1987.
Clivilles/Cole's Pride in the Name of Love peaks Can top 10-1992.
Shanice's I Love Your Smile peaks Can #2-1992.
Sass Jordan's Make You a Believer peaks Can top 20-1992.
Paula Abdul's Vibeology peaks Can top ten-1992.
KLF/Tammy Wynette's Justified and Ancient peaks Can #1-1992.
Smokey's Alan Barton dies injuries car accident-1995.
Aerosmith's Nine Lives CD enters Can chart-1997.
Dave Appell (1928) (vocals-guitar-producer-Appelljacks)
Billy Stewart (1937) (piano-vocals-Bo Diddley Band-solo-DECEASED)
Holger Czukay (1938) (bass-Can)
Colin Petersen (1946) (drums-BeeGees)
Mike Kellie (1947) (drums-Spooky Tooth-The Only Ones-Frampton's Camel)
Lee Oskar (1948) (harmonica-War)
Nick Lowe (1949) (vocals-bass-guitar-Brinsley Schwarz-Rockpile-Little Village-producer)
Les Baxter's Poor People of Paris peaks US #1-1956.
The Platters' Magic Touch enters US chart-1956.
Connie Francis' Who's Sorry Now enters UK chart-1958.
Elvis Presley sworn in to US Army Memphis TN-1958.
Huey Smith's Don't You Just Know It enters US chart-1958.
The Monotones' Book of Love enters US chart-1958.
Laurie London's He's Got the Whole World In His Hands enters US chart-1958.
Buddy Holly/Crickets play Cardiff Wales-1958.
Buddy Holly/Winter Dance party play Kenosha WI-1959.
Anthony Newley's Do You Mind enters UK chart-1960.
Lonnie Donegan's My Old Man's a Dustman enters UK chart-1960.
Cliff Richard's Fall in Love With You enters UK chart-1960.
Joey Dee/Starliters' Shout enters US chart-1962.
The Shirelles' Soldier Boy enters US chart-1962.
Mary Wells' One Who Really Loves You enters US chart-1962.
The Crystals record Da Doo Ron Ron LA-1963.
The Dave Clark 5's Reelin' & Rockin' peaks Can top 10-1965.
Spencer Davis' Somebody Help Me enters UK chart-1966.
The Classics IV's Traces peaks Can #2-1969.
Dionne Warwick's This Girl's In Love With You peaks Can top 10-1969.
Tommy Roe's Dizzy peaks Can #1-1969.
Paul Revere/Raiders' Mr. Sun Mr. Moon peaks Can top 10-1969.
Spirit's I Got a Line On You peaks Can top 30-1969.
Aretha Franklin's Weight peaks Can top 20-1969.
The New Colony 6's Things I'd Like to Say peaks Can top 10-1969.
The Royal Scots Dragoon Guards release Amazing Grace UK-1972.
Donny Osmond awarded gold Puppy Love/The Osmonds awarded gold Down By the Lazy River-1972.
America awarded gold Horse With No Name-1972.
Sylvia (Robinson)'s Pillow Talk enters US chart-1973.
Alice Cooper's Hello Hurray peaks Can top 20-1973.
The Moody Blues' I'm Just a Singer in a Rock'n'Roll Band peaks Can top 20-1973.
Lou Reed bit on ass by deranged fan Buffalo NY-1973.
King Harvest's Dancing in the Moonlight peaks Can top 5-1973.
Clint Holmes' Playground in My Mind enters US chart-1973.
Gallery's Big City Miss Ruth Ann peaks Can top 20-1973.
Labelle's Lady Marmalade peaks US #1-1975.
Boston's Feeling Satisfied enters US chart-1979.
Supertramp's Logical Song enters US chart-1979.
Orleans' Love Takes Time enters US chart-1979.
The BeeGees' Tragedy peaks US/Can #1-1979.
Donna Summer & Brooklyn Dreams' Heaven Knows peaks US top 5-1979.
Peaches & Herb's Shake Your Groove Thing peaks US top 5-1979.
Randy Vanwarmer's Just When I Needed You Most enters US chart-1979.
Squeeze's Cool For Cats enters UK chart-1979.
Boney M's Rasputin peaks Can top 10-1979.
The Culture Club's It's a Miracle enters UK chart-1984.
Depeche Mode's People are People enters UK chart-1984.
Phil Collins' One More Night peaks US #1-1985.
Loverboy's This Could Be the Night peaks Can chart-1986.
Lionel Richie's Say You Say Me peaks US #1/awarded an Oscar-1986.
The Rolling Stones release Dirty Work LP-1986.
U2's Pop CD enters Can chart-1997.
Wyclef Jean cancels show Coll. of Charleston over SC's display of Confederate flag-2000.
Bon Jovi plays benefit for farmers Colonial Stadium Melbourne AUS-2001.
Johnny Burnette (1934) (vocals-solo-DECEASED)
Anita Bryant (1940) (vocals-solo)
Aretha Franklin (1942) (vocals-keys-solo)
Elton John (1947) (vocals-keys-solo)
John Rowles (1947) (vocals-solo)
Jeff Healey (1966) (vocals-guitar-solo)
Bing Crosby/Al Jolson record Alexander's Ragtime Band/Spaniard That Blighted My Life LA-1947.
Perez Prado's Cherry Pink & Apple Blossom White enters UK chart-1955.
Buddy Holly/Crickets end UK tour/appear Off the Record TV show-1958.
Ray Charles records Georgia On My Mind NYC-1960.
Elvis Presley performs benefit concert Pearl Harbor/last show for 7 years-1961.
Them's Here Comes the Night enters UK chart-1965.
Donovan's Catch the Wind enters UK chart-1965.
Dave Berry's Little Things enters UK chart-1965.
The Barron Knights' Pop Go the Workers enters UK chart-1965.
The Rolling Stones begin Scandinavian tour-1965.
The Turtles' Happy Together peaks US #1/Can #2-1967.
Jefferson Airplane's Surrealistic Pillow LP enters US chart-1967.
The Doors' 1st LP enters US chart-1967.
Buffalo Springfield's 1st LP enters US chart-1967.
The Beatles' Strawberry Fields Forever/Penny Lane peaks Can #1-1967.
Booker T/MGs' Hip Hug Her enters US chart-1967.
Nancy Sinatra's Love Eyes enters US chart-1967.
The Rolling Stones open Euro tour Malmo Sweden/receive gold Ruby Tuesday-1967.
Mitch Ryder/Detroit Wheels' Sock It To Me Baby peaks Can top 5-1967.
Peaches/Herb's Close Your Eyes enters US chart-1967.
The Monkees' A Little Bit Me A Little Bit You enters US chart-1967.
The Marvelettes' Hunter Gets Captured By the Game peaks Can top 30-1967.
The Mandala's Opportunity peaks Can top 100-1967.
Marvin Gaye/Kim Weston's It Takes Two peaks Can top 20-1967.
Neil Diamond's You Got to Me peaks Can top 20-1967.
Spencer Davis' I'm a Man enters US chart-1967.
The Guess Who's His Girl peaks Can top 20-1967.
The Monkees' 58th and last episode airs-1968.
The Partridge Family release Up To Date LP US-1971.
Tom Jones awarded gold She's a Lady-1971.
Lynn Anderson awarded gold Rose Garden-1971.
April Wine's You Could Have Been a Lady enters US chart-1972.
Carly Simon's Legend In Your Own Time enters US chart-1972.
T Rex's Bang a Gong peaks Can top 20-1972.
3 Dog Night's Family of Man enters US chart-1972.
Badfinger's Baby Blue enters US chart-1972.
The Osmonds' Down By the Lazy River peaks Can #1-1972.
The Addrisi Brothers' We Got to Get It On Again peaks Can top 20-1972.
Commander Cody/Lost Planet Airmen's Hot Rod Lincoln enters US chart-1972.
Paul Anka's Jubilation enters US chart-1972.
Roberta Flack's Killing Me Softly peaks US #1-1973.
Labelle awarded gold Lady Marmalade-1975.
The Little River Band's Happy Anniversary Baby peaks Can top 30-1978.
Bonnie Tyler's It's a Heartache enters US chart-1978.
Samantha Sang's Emotion peaks Can #1-1978.
Paul McCartney's With a Little Luck enters US chart-1978.
Robert Palmer's Every Kinda People enters US chart-1978.
Warren Zevon's Werewolves of London enters US chart-1978.
Pink Floyd's Another Brick In the Wall peaks US #1-1980.
Prince wins Best Score Oscar Purple Rain-1985.
Foreigner's I Want to Know What Love Is peaks Can #1-1985.
Sade's Hang On To Your Love peaks Can top 20-1985.
Bryan Adams' Somebody peaks Can top 20-1985.
Strange Advance's We Run peaks Can top 30-1985.
Mick Jagger's Just Another Night peaks Can top 20-1985.
Gloria Estefan's Coming Out of the Dark peaks Can top 5-1991.
The Tragically Hip appear SNL-1995.
Bruce Springsteen/Bryan Adams perform nominated songs Academy Awards/Color of the Wind wins-1996.
Harold Melvin dies-1997.
Mighty Joe Young dies complications spinal operation-1999.
Robbie Williams loses suit vs Take That manager-1999.
Joe Schermie (3 Dog Night) dies-2002.
Paul Hester (Split Enz/Crowded House) dies hanging-2005.
Fred Parris (1936) (vocals-5 Satins)
Diana Ross (1944) (vocals-Supremes-Kennedy Center honouree-Tony Award winner)
Steven Tyler (1948) (vocals-Aerosmith)
Teddy Pendergrass (1950) (vocals-Blue Notes-DECEASED)
Nena (Gabriele Kerner) (1960) (vocals)
Eddie Lang dies following operation-1933.
Johnny Desmond's Play Me Hearts & Flowers enters US chart-1955.
Georgia Gibbs' Dance With Me Henry enters US chart-1955.
The Moonglows' Sincerely enters US chart-1955.
The McGuire Sisters' It May Sound Silly enters US chart-1955.
Merle Haggard begins term San Quentin-1958.
Debbie Reynolds sings Tammy at the Academy Awards LA-1958.
The Coasters record Along Came Jones NYC-1959.
Elvis Presley tapes Frank Sinatra TV special it's the first since his discharge and the last in 8 years-1960.
Barbra Streisand opens Funny Girl Broadway NYC-1964.
The Beatles' Can't Buy Me Love enters UK chart-1964.
Jeff Beck announced as new guitarist w.Yardbirds-1965.
Brian Wilson's Caroline No enters US chart-1966.
The Kinks' Til the End of the Day enters US chart-1966.
Petula Clark's Sign of the Times enters US chart-1966.
Lou Christie's Rhapsody in the Rain enters US chart-1966.
Ray Charles' Together Again enters US chart-1966.
The Rolling Stones begin Euro tour Netherlands-1966.
John Lennon/Yoko Ono begin bed-in for peace Amsterdam Hilton Hotel Neth-1969.
Peter Yarrow convicted of immoral liberties with underage girl-1970.
Harold McNair dies cancer-1971.
Noel Coward dies-1973.
Mike Oldfield awarded gold Tubular Bells-1974.
David Essex awarded gold Rock On-1974.
Foreigner's Feels Like the First Time enters US chart-1977.
Kenny Rogers' Lucille enters US chart-1977.
Daryl Hall/John Oates' Rich Girl peaks US #1-1977.
The BeeGees' Tragedy peaks US #1-1979.
Jon Poulos (Buckinghams) dies drug-related causes-1980.
Duran Duran's Is There Something I Should Know enters UK chart-1983.
David Bowie's Let's Dance enters UK chart-1983.
Huey Lewis' I Want a New Drug peaks Can top 10-1984.
Michael Bolton's How Am I Supposed to Live Without You peaks Can top 5- 1990.
Billy Joel's I Go To Extremes peaks Can top 5-1990.
Bad English's Price of Love peaks Can top 20-1990.
Milli Vanilli's All or Nothing Peaks Can #2-1990.
Don Messer dies-1993.
Eazy-E (Eric Wright) dies of AIDS-1995.
Chuck Negron sues 3 Dog Night for career interference-1998.
Lauryn Hill wins 3 Soul Train Music Awards-1999.
Ananda Shankar dies heart attack-1999.
Phil Collins' You'll Be In My Heart wins Oscar best song-2000.
Randy Castillo (Ozzy Osbourne/Motley Crue) dies-2002.
Jan Berry dies-2004.
Leroy Carr (1905) (vocals-keys-Blues HoF inductee-DECEASED)
Ben Webster (1909) (sax-DECEASED)
Rufus Thomas (1917) (deejay-vocals-w.Carla Thomas-Blues HoF inductee-DECEASED)
Richard Hayman (1920) (harmonica-orchestra leader)
Sarah Vaughan (1924) (vocals-DECEASED)
Tony Banks (1951) (keys-Genesis)
Mariah Carey (1970) (vocals)
Peggy Lee's Manana peaks US #1-1948.
Brenda Lee's You Can Depend On Me enters US chart-1961.
Ernie K-Doe's Mother in Law enters US chart-1961.
Paul Revere & the Raiders' Like Long Hair enters US chart-1961.
Shep/Limelites' Daddy's Home enters US chart-1961.
The Beatles begin 3rd German residency Top Ten Club Hamburg-1961.
The Rolling Stones' Last Time/Play With Fire enters US chart-1965.
The Miracles' Ooo Baby Baby enters US chart-1965.
The Supremes' Stop in the Name of Love peaks US #1-1965.
Herman's Hermits' Can't You Hear My Heartbeat peaks US #2-1965.
Jewel Akens' Bird & the Bees peaks US top 5-1965.
The Who's I Can't Explain enters US chart-1965.
P.J. Proby's pants-splitting has him ordered offstage by alderman's wife Hereford Ballroom-1965.
The Seekers' I'll Never Find Another You enters US chart-1965.
The Yardbirds' For Your Love enters UK chart-1966.
Grapefruit managed by John Lennon play 1st show ever at Royal Albert Hall-1968.
The Bee Gees begin UK tour Royal Albert Hall London UK-1968.
Bread's If enters US chart-1971.
Janis Joplin's Me & Bobby McGee peaks Can top 10-1971.
Dave/Ansil Collins' Double Barrel enters UK chart-1971.
Neil Diamond's I Am I Said enters US chart-1971.
James Taylor's Country Road peaks Can top 20-1971.
Donny Osmond's Sweet & Innocent enters US chart-1971.
The Partridge Family's Doesn't Somebody Want to Be Wanted peaks Can #1-1971.
Derek/Dominos' Layla enters US chart 1st time-1971.
The Carpenters' For All We Know peaks Can top 5-1971.
Jerry Garcia charged with possession of various drugs after being stopped for speeding-1973.
John Denver's Sunshine On My Shoulders peaks US #1-1974.
Earth Wind/Fire's Can't Hide Love enters US chart-1976.
Andre Gagnon's Wow peaks Can top 5-1976.
John Sebastian's Welcome Back enters US chart-1976.
Sweet's Action peaks Can top 5-1976.
ABBA's Fernando enters UK chart-1976.
Donna Summer's Love to Love Ya Baby peaks Can #1-1976.
Dollar's Give Me Back My Heart enters UK chart-1982.
Bucks Fizz' My Camera Never Lies enters UK chart-1982.
Charlie Daniels' Still in Saigon enters US chart-1982.
Rick Springfield's Love is Alright Tonite peaks Can top 30-1982.
The Beatles' Movie Medley enters US chart-1982.
The Oak Ridge Boys' Bobbie Sue peaks Can top 20-1982.
Aldo Nova's Fantasy enters US chart-1982.
Randy Bachman/Denise McCann wed-1972.
Metallica plays Marquee London-1983.
Kenny Loggins' Footloose peaks US #1-1984.
Graham Nash releases Innocent Eyes LP-1986.
Club Nouveau's Lean On Me peaks US #1-1987.
White Lion's When the Children Cry peaks Can top 10-1989.
Sass Jordan's Tell Somebody peaks Can top 20-1989.
Paula Abdul's Straight Up peaks Can #1-1989.
Clifford Jordan dies cancer-1993.
Tupac Shakur's Me Against the World CD debuts #1 US chart-1995.
The BeeGees play inaugural concert Olympic Stadium Sydney AUL-1999.
Ian Dury dies liver cancer-2000.
Dudley Moore dies-2002.
Clarence Cripple Lofton (1887) (vocals-DECEASED)
Paul Whiteman (1890) (orchestra leader-DECEASED)
Thad Jones (1923) (bandleader-w.Mel Lewis-Grammy winner-DECEASED)
Johnny Burnette (1934) (vocals-guitar-R&R Trio-DECEASED)
Dean Webb (1937) (mandolin-Dillards)
Charlie McCoy (1941) (harmonica-Area Code 615)
Sally Carr (1945) (vocals-percussion-Middle of the Road)
Milan Williams (1948) (Commodores)
John Evans-aka John Evan (1948) (keys-Jethro Tull)
Reba McIntyre (1955) (vocals)
Perry Como's If peaks US #1-1951.
Alan Freed's Big Beat tour begins with Buddy Holly/Crickets/Jerry Lee Lewis/Chuck Berry/Frankie Lymon/Larry Williams/Jay Hawkins/Danny-Juniors-1958.
W.C. Handy does bronchial pneumonia-1958.
Neil Sedaka's Stairway to Heaven enters US chart-1960.
Johnny Preston's Cradle of Love enters US chart-1960.
Jesse Hill's Oooooooh Poo Pah Doo enters US chart-1960.
Lesley Gore's That's the Way Boys Are enters US chart-1964.
The Beatles' Can't Buy Me Love/You Can't Do That enters US/UK chart beating Elvis Presley's record with 10 tracks on US Hot 100-1964.
Irma Thomas' Wish Someone Would Care enters US chart-1964.
Dusty Springfield's Stay Awhile enters US chart-1964.
B.B. King's How Blue Can You Get enters US chart-1964.
Major Lance's The Matador enters US chart-1964.
British pirate radio debuts with Radio Caroline-1964.
Gordon Lightfoot/Bobby Curtola play Easter Seals benefit O'Keefe Centre Toronto ON-1965.
Martha/Vandellas' My Baby Loves Me peaks Can top 40-1966.
The Beatles' Nowhere Man peaks Can #1-1966.
Simon & Garfunkel's Homeward Bound peaks Can #2-1966.
The Marvelettes' Don't Mess With Bill peaks Can chart-1966.
The 4 Tops' Shake Me Wake Me peaks Can chart-1966.
The Counts' He Will Break Your Heart peaks Can top 20-1966.
The Guess Who's Believe Me peaks Can top 10-1966.
Mary Hopkin's Knock Knock Who's There enters UK chart-1970.
The Jaggerz' Rapper peaks Can top 5-1970.
The Ides of March's Vehicle enters US chart-1970.
John Lennon's Instant Karma peaks Can #2-1970.
CSNY's Woodstock enters US chart-1970.
The Poppy Family's Which Way You Goin' Billy enters US chart-1970.
Aretha Franklin's Call Me peaks Can top 20-1970.
The Temptations' Just My Imagination peaks US #1-1971.
John Denver awarded gold Sunshine On My Shoulders-1974.
Blue Swede awarded gold Hooked On a Feeling-1974.
The Raspberries announce breakup-1974.
Arthur Big Boy Crudup dies of stroke-1974.
Waldo De Los Rios dies-1977.
Aerosmith plays Boston-1978.
Bruce Springsteen's Fade Away peaks Can top 20-1981.
Kool/Gang's Celebration peaks Can #1-1981.
Bucks Fizz' Making Your Mind Up enters UK chart-1981.
Rick Springfield's Jessie's Girl enters US chart-1981.
Dottie West/Kenny Rogers' What Am I Doing in Love enters US chart-1981.
Kim Carnes' Bette Davis Eyes enters US chart-1981.
John Lennon's Watching the Wheels enters US chart-1981.
Christopher Cross' Say You'll Be Mine enters US chart-1981.
Doug/Slugs' Who Knows How to Make Love Stay peaks Can top 30-1983.
Michael Jackson's Billie Jean peaks Can #1-1983.
Falco's Rock Me Amadeus peaks US #1-1986.
Cher's I Found Someone peaks Can top 20-1988.
Belinda Carlisle's I Get Weak peaks Can top 5-1988.
Patrick Swayze's She's Like the Wind peaks Can top 5-1988.
Sway's Hands Up peaks Can top 10-1988.
George Michael's Father Figure peaks Can #2-1988.
Blue Rodeo's Day After Day peaks Can top 40-1988.
Ron Wood releases Slide On This LP-1992.
Roch Voisine's Lost Without You peaks Can top 30-1994.
Domino's Ghetto Jam peaks Can top 5-1994.
Mariah Carey's Without You peaks Can #2-1994.
Lyle Lovett announces separation from Julia Roberts-1995.
Paul Simon's Capeman closes Broadway NYC NY-1998.
Moe Koffman dies-2001.
Don Alias (percussionist) dies-2006.
Moon Mullican (1909) (vocals-keys-DECEASED)
Dick Jacobs (1918) (conductor-band leader-record exec-DECEASED)
Ginger Dinning (1924) (vocals-Dinning Sisters)
Jean Dinning (1924) (vocals-Dinning Sisters-DECEASED)
Lonnie Donegan (1931) (vocals-guitar-MBE-DECEASED)
Eden Kane (1942) (vocals)
Vangelis (1943) (keys-Aphrodite's Child-w.Jon Anderson)
John "Speedy" Keen (1945) (vocals-drums-Thunderclap Newman-DECEASED)
Bobby Kimball (1947) (vocals-Toto)
Michael Brecker (1949) (sax-Brecker Bros-DECEASED)
Perry Farrell (1969) (vocals-Jane's Addiction-Porno For Pyros-Lollapalooza founder)
Queen Victoria opens Royal Albert Hall-1871.
Don Messer's 1st radio show Saint John NB-1929.
The King & I opens Broadway-1951.
Gene Vincent plays Albert Hall Newcastle UK-1963.
Marianne Faithfull's Come and Stay With Me peaks Can top 10-1965.
Chad/Jeremy's If I Loved You peaks Can top 20-1965.
Glenn Yarbrough's Baby the Rain Must Fall peaks Can top 40-1965.
Del Shannon's Stranger in Town peaks Can top 5-1965.
The Searchers' What Have They Done to the Rain peaks Can #2-1965.
Elvis Presley's Do the Clam peaks Can top 10-1965.
Gene Pitney's I Must Be Seeing Things peaks Can top 10-1965.
The Newbeats' Break Away peaks Can top 20-1965.
Martha/Vandellas' Nowhere to Run peaks Can top 30-1965.
Jack London's I'll Be the Boy peaks Can top 20-1965.
Jan/Dean's From All Over the World peaks Can top 10-1965.
The Impressions' People Get Ready peaks Can top 20-1965.
Ronnie Hawkins' Bluebirds Over the Mountain peaks Can top 10-1965.
Tony Bennett's If I Ruled the World peaks Can top 30-1965.
Jimi Hendrix records Manic Depression-1967.
The Beatles begin recording With a Little Help From My Friends Abbey Road London UK-1967.
Led Zeppelin's Good Times Bad Times enters US chart-1969.
Frank Sinatra's My Way enters US chart-1969.
The Doors' Wishful Sinful enters US chart-1969.
Dr. Hook/Medicine Show appear on cover Rolling Stone magazine-1973.
Gordon Lightfoot's Rainy Day People enters US chart-1975.
Major Harris' Love Won't Let Me Wait enters US chart-1975.
Labelle's Lady Marmalade reaches Can #1-1975.
Michael Murphey's Wildfire peaks Can top 5-1975.
Valdy's Renaissance peaks Can top 30-1975.
Shirley/Co.'s Shame Shame Shame peaks Can top 5-1975.
Neil Sedaka's Immigrant enters US chart-1975.
Dan Fogelberg's Part of the Plan peaks Can chart-1975.
The Carpenters' Only Yesterday enters US chart-1975.
Marty Robbins/Dolly Parton/George Jones/Wanda Jackson/George Hamilton IV/Red Sovine play country music festival Wembley London UK-1975.
Johnnie Taylor's Disco Lady peaks US #1-1976.
The 4 Seasons awarded gold December 1963 (Oh What a Night)-1976.
Lipps Inc's Funky Town enters US chart-1980.
Olivia Newton-John/Andy Gibb's I Can't Help It enters US chart-1980.
Boz Scaggs' Breakdown Dead Ahead enters US chart-1980.
Kenny Rogers/Kim Carnes' Don't Fall in Love With a Dreamer enters US chart-1980.
Jermaine Jackson's Let's Get Serious enters US chart-1980.
The Singing Nun Jeannine Deckers commits suicide-1985.
Queen's Kind of Magic enters UK chart-1986.
Starship's Nothing's Gonna Stop Us Now peaks US #1-1987.
Peabo Bryson/Regina Belle's A Whole New World wins Academy Award Best Song-1993.
Shania Twain begins 1st headlining tour Sudbury ON-1998.
N'Sync's self titled CD enters Can chart-1998.
Andrea Bocelli's Opera Album CD enters Can chart-1998.
Joe Williams dies respiratory ailment-1999.
John Lewis (MJQ) dies-2001.
Rusty Draper dies-2003.
Frankie Laine (1913) (vocals-Songwriter's HoF Lifetime Achievement Award honouree-DECEASED)
Sonny Boy Williamson (1914) (vocals-harmonica-DECEASED)
Graeme Edge (1941) (drums-Moody Blues)
Al Goodman (1943) (vocals-Moments-Ray Goodman Brown-DECEASED)
Eric Clapton (1945) (vocals-guitar-Yardbirds-Bluesbreakers-Cream-Powerhouse-Blind Faith-Derek/Dominoes-CBE-Grammy honouree-Brit Award honouree-RnR HoF inductee-Songwriters HoF inductee)
Jim Dandy Mangrum (1948) (vocals-Black Oak Arkansas)
Dave Ball (1950) (guitar-Procol Harum)
Randy Vanwarmer (1955) (vocals-DECEASED)
MC Hammer (1962) (vocals)
Tracy Chapman (1964) (vocals-guitar)
Celine Dion (1968) (vocals)
Frankie Laine's Love is a Golden Ring enters US chart-1957.
Buddy Knox' Party Doll peaks US #1-1957.
Jesse Belvin's Guess Who enters US chart-1959.
Tommy Dee's 3 Stars enters US chart-1959.
Chuck Berry's Almost Grown enters US chart-1959.
Fabian's Turn Me Loose enters US chart-1959.
The Everly Brothers' Take a Message to Mary enters US chart- 1959.
Cliff Richard's Gee Whiz It's You enters UK chart-1961.
The Brooks Brothers' Warpaint enters UK chart-1961.
The Crystals' He's So Fine peaks US #1-1963.
Jimmy Soul's If You Wanna Be Happy enters US chart-1963.
Lesley Gore records It's My Party NYC-1963.
The Chiffons' He's So Fine peaks US #1-1963.
Bobby Vee's Charms enters US chart-1963.
Lou Christie's 2 Faces Have I enters US chart-1963.
The Beatles release Can't Buy Me Love/You Can't Do That US-1964.
The Beatles shoot Sgt. Pepper's LP cover-1967.
Manfred Mann's Ha Ha Said the Clown enters UK chart-1967.
The 4 Seasons' Will You Love Me Tomorrow peaks Can top 20-1968.
Smokey Robinson/Miracles' If You Can Want peaks Can top 20-1968.
The Who's Call Me Lightning enters US chart-1968.
4 Jacks and a Jill's Master Jack enters US chart-1968.
Gladys Knight/Pips' End of Our Road peaks Can top 20-1968.
The Irish Rovers' Unicorn peaks Can top 5-1968.
The Doors' Unknown Soldier enters US chart-1968.
Archie Bell/Drells' Tighten Up enters US chart-1968.
The Beatles' Inner Light enters US chart-1968.
Tommy Roe's Dizzy peaks US #1-1969.
David Bowie marries Angela Barnett-1972.
Paul Anka's Let Me Get to Know You peaks Can top 20-1974.
David Essex' Rock On peaks Can #1-1974.
Stealers Wheel's Star peaks Can top 20-1974.
Southcote's She peaks Can top 20-1974.
Charlie Rich's There Won't Be Anymore peaks Can top 20-1974.
ZZ Top's La Grange enters US chart-1974.
Mocedades' Eres Tu peaks Can top 10-1974.
Cher's Dark Lady peaks Can #2-1974.
Rick Derringer's Rock'n'Roll Hoochie Koo peaks Can top 10-1974.
Mac Davis' One Hell of a Woman enters US chart-1974.
Jeff Beck's Blow By Blow LP released US-1975.
The Sex Pistols play 100 Club London UK-1976.
Gloria Gaynor's I Will Survive peaks Can top 5-1979.
Bobby Caldwell's What You Won't Do for Love peaks Can top 20-1979.
Tears for Fears' Everybody Wants to Change the World enters UK chart-1985.
Frankie Goes to Hollywood's Welcome to the Pleasuredome enters UK chart-1985.
The Jets' You Got It All peaks Can top 20-1987.
The Rolling Stones begin recording Steel Wheels Monserrat-1989.
Paul Rothchild dies cancer-1990.
Jonny Lang's Lie to Me CD enters Can chart-1997.
The Notorious B.I.G.'s Life After Death CD enters Can chart-1997.
Kiss cancel 3 shows in Russia after US bombing of Yugoslavia-1999.
Marian Carey signs to Virgin for 80 million dollars-2001.
Bonnie Raitt begins US tour Madison WI-2002.
John D. Loudermilk (1934) (vocals-Grammy winner)
Herb Alpert (1935) (trumpet-vocals-Tijuana Brass-record exec-Grammy winner-RnR HoF inductee)
Richard Chamberlain (1935) (vocals)
Thijs van Leer (1948) (keys-flute-vocals-Focus)
Sean Hopper (1953) (keys-vocals-Huey Lewis/News)
Angus Young (1955) (guitar-AC/DC)
Ewan McGregor (1971) (vocals-theatrical)
Oklahoma debuts Broadway-1943.
Otis Williams & the Charms' Ivory Tower enters US chart-1956.
Rick Nelson's Believe What You Say/My Bucket's Got a Hole In It enters US chart-1958.
Jimmie Rodgers begins weekly TV show-1959.
Ernie Maresca's Shout Shout enters US chart-1962.
Gary US Bonds' Twist Twist Senora enters US chart-1962.
Ronnie/Hi-Lites' I Wish That We Were married enters US chart-1962.
Jimmy Dean's PT 109 enters US chart-1962.
The Crystals' Uptown enters US chart-1962.
Connie Francis' Don't Break the Heart That Loves You peaks US #1-1962.
Roy Orbison's Dream Baby peaks US top 5-1962.
Ray Charles' Hide Nor Hair enters US chart-1962.
Crispian St. Peters' Pied Piper enters UK chart-1966.
Dusty Springfield's You Don't Have to Say You Love Me enters UK chart-1966.
Jimi Hendrix opens for Walker Brothers/Engelbert Humperdinck/Cat Stevens Finsbury Park Astoria London/sets guitar on fire 1st time-1967.
The Grassroots' Lovin' Things peaks Can top 30-1969.
The Box Tops' Sweet Cream Ladies peaks Can top 20-1969.
The Zombies' Time of the Season peaks Can #1-1969.
Roberta Flack's Killing Me Softly With His Song peaks Can #1-1973.
Billy Preston's Will It Go Round in Circles enters US chart-1973.
The J. Geils Band's Give It To Me enters US chart-1973.
Carly Simon's Right Thing to Do enters US chart-1973.
The O'Jays' Love Train peaks Can top 20-1973.
Loggins/Messina's Thinking of You Enters US chart-1973.
Chicago awarded gold VIII LP-1975.
Minnie Riperton's Loving You peaks US #1-1975.
Paul McCartney's Goodnight Tonight enters US chart-1979.
David Naughton's Makin' It enters US chart-1979.
Nicolette Larson's Rhumba Girl enters US chart-1979.
Heart's These Dreams peaks Can top 10-1986.
Whitney Houston's How Will I Know reaches Can #1-1986.
Honeymoon Suite's Feel it Again peaks Can top 20-1986.
Sheila E's A Love Bizarre peaks Can top 20-1986.
Mike & the Mechanics' Silent Running peaks Can top 10-1986.
O'Kelly Isley dies heart attack-1986.
White Zombie release Le Sexorcisto LP/major label debut-1992.
Jimmy Page attacked by deranged fan with pocket knife Detroit MI-1995.
Selena murdered by fan club president-1995.
Jeffrey Lee Pierce of Gun Club dies-1996.
Cranberries announce all tickets for forthcoming tour to be sold via internet only-1999.
Celine Dion's A New Day Has Come CD debuts #1 Can chart-2002.
Jay Z/R. Kelly's Best of Both Worlds CD enters Can chart-2002.