Well today, we have another This Day in Music post. So let’s take a look at some things that have happened in the music world on October 9th!
In 1961- Ray Charles hit Number 1 on the US Singles Chart with Hit The Road Jack, starting a two week run!
In 1964- The Beach Boys recorded Dance Dance Dance. Glen Campbell plays the guitar intro.
1971- Aww, Maggie May by Rod Stewart was Number 1 on the UK Singles Chart.
1973- Elvis and Priscilla Presley get divorced. Seems like she made out ok financially.
And whose birthday is it??
John Lennon, Born 1940
John Entwistle, The Who, Born 1944
Jackson Browne, Born 1948
That’s not all that happened, but there are some highlights for you!