Today in music history:
There were several significant events on this day between the years 1947 and 2013.
On this day in 1947 future singer/songwriter and record producer Jennifer Warnes is born. Also on this day future keyboardist for Mott The Hoople and The Strawbs (Derek John) "Blue" Weaver is born.
On this day in 1953 future guitarist for The B-52’s is born.
On this day in 1965 The Temptations’ “My Girl” is the No. 1 Pop Hit in the US. On this day in 1967 The Beatles are in the recording studio overdubbing takes and recording of brasses and the guitar solo for "Sgt. Pepper's Lonely Hearts Club Band".
On this day in 1973 singer-songwriter/pianist Elton John’s Don’t Shoot Me I’m Only the Piano Player album is number one in the US. Also on this day the live platter The Concert for Bangla Desh, recorded at the Madison Square Garden benefit organized by George Harrison, and featuring singer-songwriter/guitarists Bob Dylan and Eric Clapton, garners a Grammy for album of the year.
On this day in 1979 The Bee Gees' Spirits Having Flown LP is number one in the US.
On this day in 1986 Metallica releases its third album Master of Puppets.
On this day in 2013 singer-songwriter Bobby Rogers of The Miracles dies at age 73.