On April 6th, 1974, 45 years ago today, Swedish Pop group, ABBA, won the Eurovision Song Contest, and our hearts. The rest as they say, is history…
Today, April 5th, 2019, marks the 25th Anniversary, of the untimely death of Kurt Cobain, the lead singer of Grunge Rock band, Nirvana. Here we have the biggest hit by Nirvana, released in 1991, the lead single from the album Nevermind, and a huge hit around the World, “Smells Like Teen Spirit”. It reached number […]
Angus Young was born on March 31st 1955, in Glasgow, Scotland. He moved with his family to Australia, when he was 8 years old. In 1973, he co-founded AC/DC with his brother Malcom. The rest, as they say, is history. This song, Whole Lotta Rosie, by AC/DC was released in 1977, but only made it […]
25 years ago today, Pink Floyd released their 14th album, The Division Bell. This track, “Keep Talking”, was released as a single and reached number 26 in the UK and number 1 on the Billboard Rock Chart, in the USA.
To celebrate the 33rd birthday of Lady Gaga, I play here for you, her Billboard Hot 100, number 2 hit, from 2009, “Bad Romance”. This single also reached number 1 in the UK, and most of the World, in that year.
I just saw in the news, that Roger Charlery, AKA Ranking Roger, from British band, The Beat, (English Beat, in the USA), has died, losing his battle with cancer. RIP. This song was one of their biggest hits, from 1980, this is Mirror In The Bathroom. It reached Number 4 in the UK, and Number […]
To celebrate the 75th birthday of Diana Ross, I play here, what became her second solo, Billboard Hot 100, number 1 hit, from 1973, “Touch Me In The Morning”. This single also reached number 6 in the UK, in that year.
On This Day In History. March 20th, 1982. Joan Jett & The Blackhearts reached Number One on the Billboard Hot 100, with I Love Rock N Roll.