This Day In Music History
1962 – While at Ealing Jazz Club, Mick Jagger and Keith Richards met Brian Jones for the first time. Jones was calling himself Elmo Lewis and was playing guitar with Paul Jones.
1973 – Vicki Lawrence started a two week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘The Night The Lights Went Out In Georgia.’
1981 – Bruce Springsteen and the E Street Band kicked off their first full-scale tour in Hamburg, Germany. This was Springsteen’s first tour outside North America, which would take in 10 countries.
2004 – Prince and his bodyguard are sued by a college student who alleges he was beaten and had his camera stripped off him when he tried to get a photo of the Purple One at Minneapolis-St. Paul International Airport.