This Day In Music History
1965 – Tom Jones was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘It’s Not Unusual.’ The Welsh singers first of 16 UK Top 40 hits during the 60’s.
1971 – Jim Morrison of The Doors arrived in Paris booking into The Hotel George’s, the following week he moved into an apartment at 17 Rue Beautreillis in Paris. Morrison lived in Paris until his death on July 3rd 1971.
1977 – Billy Idol’s Generation X play a concert at Leicester University in England that ends in violence when a glass is broken over bassist Bob Andrews’ head.
1992 – Eric Clapton records an episode of MTV Unplugged. The subsequent record becomes one of the best-selling of his career.