This Day In Music History
1968 – The Monkees film ‘Head’ opened in six US cities. Reviews were harsh and the picture was a box office disaster.
1976 – Paul Simon hosted NBC’s Saturday Night Live where he performed live with George Harrison on ‘Here Comes The Sun’ and ‘Homeward Bound’. Paul McCartney and John Lennon were both in New York City watching the show on TV.
1984 – A large crowd of fans watched the unveiling of a Hollywood Walk of Fame Star for Michael Jackson in front of Mann’s Chinese Theatre in Los Angeles. Jackson became star number 1,793 on the famed walk.
1993 – Phil Collins went to No.1 on the UK album chart with ‘Both Sides.’