2017 – Rockstar by Post Malone featuring 21 Savage became the UK Number One Single, where it remained for 4 weeks. The song knocked Sam Smith’s Too Good at Goodbyes off the top spot.
2013 – Counting Stars by OneRepublic became the UK Number One Single for the first of two occasions, spending just one week at the top each time.
1971 – The American rock and roll pioneer, and Be-Bop-A-Lula singer Gene Vincent dies. On a visit to his fathers in California, Vincent suffered a ruptured stomach ulcer causing his death at just age 36.
Albums Of The Day
The Haunted Man by Bat For Lashes is 5 years old today. A restrained dreamlike fairytale, reminds me of Kate Bush. Love Laura and title track. batforlashes.com
Born On This Day Supergroup
|Vocals: Sam Moore (Sam & Dave)|
|Guitar: Rick Parfitt (Status Quo)|