This Day In Music History

This Day In Music History
May 19th
1963 - Three young girls attempt to use a ladder to climb into the dressing room of The Beatles as they prepare to play a concert with Roy Orbison in Hanley, England.  The three girls are arrested
This Day In Music History
May 18th
 
1966 -Bruce Springsteen finishes his first day of recording at "Mr. Music Inc Studio" down in Bricktown.  Recording with his band at the time, The Castiles, they cut their first song "That's What You Get."
This Day In Music History
May 13th
1950 -  Steveland Morris is born today in Saginaw, Mich.  Better known as Stevie Wonder he signs to Motown records at age 11 and would go on to record major hits such as
This Day In Music History
May 12th
1962 - The Temptations make the charts with their first notable single "Dream Come True." It was written by Berry Gordy Jr. the founder of Motown.
This Day In Music History
May 6th
1964 - The Beach Boys record "All Summer Long." Beginning in February 1964, Brian Wilson began a period of rigorous songwriting. Just weeks later he emerged with songs including "I Get Around", "All Summer Long", "Wendy" …
This Day In Music History
May 5th
1956 - Elvis Presley's album, simply titled Elvis, becomes the first rock record to top the albums chart. Before the release of the album, Presley got into a fight with a gas station manager named Edd Hopper and was fined
This Day In Music History
May 4th
1967 - The Young Rascals started a four week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with 'Groovin.' Their signature hit would go on to be recorded by the likes of Booker T. & the M.G.'s, Gladys Knight & the Pips
This Day In Music History
April 29th
1967 - Aretha Franklin releases her interpretation of the Otis Redding song "Respect." Aretha's version easily becomes more popular then the original.
This Day In Music History
April 28th
1963 - Andrew Oldham catches a show of The Rollin' Stones at London's Crawdaddy Club. The next day he agrees to manage the band. Oldham saw potential in the group being positioned as "anti-Beatles"

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