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This Weekend in Music History

November 16th, 1974 - John Lennon hits No.1 on the singles chart with 'Whatever Gets You Through The Night.' Elton John played on the session and had made a deal with Lennon that they would have to play live together if the song ever reached No.1.

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The Beach Boys - Photo by Fox Photos / Getty Images
The Beach Boys - Photo by Fox Photos / Getty Images
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This Day In Music History

June 24th
1966 - The Beach Boys host their 'Summer Spectacular' at the Cow Palace in San Francisco. Acts include, The Beach Boys, Jefferson Airplane, Lovin' Spoonful, Percy Sledge, the Byrds, and the Sir Douglas Quintet.

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James Taylor - Photo By Larry Busacca / Getty Images
James Taylor - Photo By Larry Busacca / Getty Images
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This Day In Music History

April 20th
1968 - Apple Music ran advertisements soliciting tapes from unknown artists, offering financial grants as part of a deal to release records on the Apple label. A young James Taylor was among many that  signed up.

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Billy Joel performs onstage at the Honda Center on March 30, 2009 in Anaheim, California.
Billy Joel - Photo by Kevin Winter / Getty Images
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This Day In Music History

April 15th
1982 - Billy Joel takes a motorcycle ride that ends when his vehicle collides with an automobile. He has surgery for a broken wrist.

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American singer-songwriter Billy Joel in concert in Wembley Arena, June 1984.
Billy Joel - Photo By Dave Hogan / Getty Images
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This Day In Music History

March 23rd
1960 - Elvis Presley takes the train from Nashville to Miami to record a TV show with Frank Sinatra. The special is to welcome him home from the Army.

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Simon and Garfunkel Photo by Kevin Winter
Simon and Garfunkel Photo by Kevin Winter / Getty Images
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This Day In Music History

March 16th
1968 - The posthumously released Otis Redding single 'Sittin' On The Dock Of The Bay', started a five week run at No.1 on the US chart. Otis was killed in a plane crash on 10th December 1967 three days after recording the song.

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Barry Manilow's 1987 autobiography. (Craig Allen photo)
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Barry Manilow, Billy & “The Boss” (VIDEO)

Yesterday, in this blog space, we learned that Barry Manilow didn't write "I Write The Songs." It was Bruce Johnston of the Beach Boys...but Manilow made the song his own.

Barry Manilow's 1987 autobiography tells his life story (up to that point), and tells of his first encounters with (and impressions of) many famous, or soon-to-be famous, people that he met along the way to his own superstardom

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Vintage Vinyl...the 1975 45rpm record that went to #1! (Craig Allen photo)
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Barry Manilow Didn’t Write “I Write The Songs” (AUDIO)

"I Write The Songs" is one of Barry Manilow's biggest hits!  He "made" it his own...but, ironically,  Barry didn't write it!  This smash record was written by "Beach Boy" Bruce Johnston!

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Billy Joel in concert in Wembley Arena, June 1984
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The Top 5 Most Requested Songs On The Big Show (Weekend Of 1/27/12)

Here are the top 5 most requested songs for the weekend of 1/27, 1/28 and 1/29/12.

Creedence Clearwater Revival Photo by Evening Standard / Getty Images
Creedence Clearwater Revival Photo by Evening Standard / Getty Images
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This Day In Music History

December 16th
1965 - Released as a double A side The Beatles 'Day Tripper / We Can Work It Out', became their ninth UK No.1 and their third Christmas chart topper in a row. The single was a US No.1 in January 1966.

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