This song, Hot Love, was the first of many number one hits, for British band T.Rex. It reached number 1, in the UK and stayed there for 6 weeks, beginning on March 20th, of 1971, but only reached number 72, on the Billboard Hot 100. On his two appearances, in March of 1971, on the …
From 1992, when this reached number 6 in the UK, and number 18 on the Billboard Hot 100, this is “Friday I’m In Love”, by British band, The Cure.
This was one of the biggest hits for Dr Hook, “When You’re In Love With A Beautiful Woman”. It reached number 6, on the Billboard Hot 100, and number 1, in the UK, in 1979.
This song, Baby Love, was the second of a long line of hits, for Diana Ross and The Supremes, on the Tamla Motown label. It reached number one, in the UK and on the Billboard Hot 100, in 1964. It is one of my Top 100, all time favorites.
This song, “You’ll Never Find Another Love Like Mine” is the biggest hit by Lou Rawls. In 1976, it reached number 2 on the Billboard Hot 100 and number 10, in the UK.
This song was an influential Disco song, by Donna Summer. In 1977, it reached number 1 in the UK, and number 6, on the Billboard Hot 100. This song brings back memories of the Summer of 1977.
This song, “What’s Love got To do With It”, by Tina Turner, from 1984, gave Tina, her only Billboard number one hit, that also reached number three in the UK. My then wife, bought this as a 12 inch single, and played it constantly, or so it seemed, that Summer.
This reggae crossover hit for Third World, Now That We Found Love, reached Number 10, in the UK, and Number 47 on the Billboard Hot 100, in 1978.
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.
L.T.D., featuring the great Jeffrey Osborne as lead singer, from the fall of 1977, with Back In Love Again.