On this Day in Music – 29th November


2014Do They Know It’s Christmas? by Band Aid 30 became the UK Number One Single, for just one week. The 4th incarnation of the classic charity single included artists including One Direction, Sam Smith, Ed Sheeran, Chris Martin of Coldplay and U2’s Bono.


2001George Harrison of The Beatles died from lung cancer at a friend’s home in Los Angeles.


1980Super Trouper by ABBA began a 3 week spell at the top of the UK Singles Chart. The song was ABBA’s ninth (and final) No. 1 single in the UK.

Previous Albums Of The Day

No.450 29/11/2017

The 1974 Eric Clapton LP 461 Ocean Boulevard was Slowhand’s return following a 3-year heroin addiction. Includes hit single I Shot the Sheriff. ericclapton.com


Born On This Day Supergroup


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