Today in music history:
There were several significant events on this day between the years 1950 and 2013.
On this day in 1950 Kimberley Dahme future bassist for Boston is born in the US. (Sources cannot agree on the state or city.) Also on this day future singer-songwriter/guitarist Peter Frampton is born in Kent, England.
On this day in 1966 The Troggs release the song "Wild Thing".
On this day in 1969 On the roof of Apple headquarters at 3 Savile Row, London, John Lennon has his name legally changed from John Winston Lennon to John Ono Lennon. Also on this day The Beatles are in the studio working on the track “The Ballad of John and Yoko”.
On this day in 1974 Redbone's song "Come And Get Your Love" goes gold in the US.
On this day in 1976 Johnnie Taylor's hit song “Disco Lady” is certified platinum in the US.