On this day in 1975, Cher married Greg Allman
Today in 2001, guitarist and producer Chet Atkins died in Nashville at age 77
On this day in 2004, Dave Davies (Kinks) was left paralyzed on the right side of his body after suffering a stroke
Jazz bass virtuoso Stanley Clarke was born today in 1951
Remembering the late Lena Horne, born today in 1917
On this day in 1979, Lowell George of Little Feat died of a heart attack at his hotel in Virginia
Today in 1975, singer and songwriter Tim Buckley died of an overdose of heroin and morphine at age 28
On this day in 1985, John Lennon’s 1965 Rolls-Royce with psychedelic paint job, sold for a record sum of over $3M
On this day in 2002, singer and actress Rosemary Clooney died of lung cancer
Colin Hay (Men At Work) was born on this day in 1953
Deep Purple drummer Ian Paice was born on this day in 1948.
Remembering composer Richard Rodgers (Rodgers and Hart, Rodgers and Hammerstein), born this day in 1902.
Today in 1977, Elton John achieved a lifelong ambition when he became the Chairman of the Watford Football Club
On this day in 1968, Aretha Franklin appears on the cover of Time Magazine
On this day in 1968, Jefferson Airplane appears on the cover of Life Magazine
On this day in 2002, John Entwistle, died at age 57 in his hotel room at the Hard Rock Hotel and Casino in Vegas
Remembering songwriter Doc Pomus, born this day in 1935
Today in 1991, Carlos Santana was arrested at Houston Airport when officials found Cannabis in his luggage.
On this day in 1971, New York’s Fillmore East concert hall closes.
Today in 1977, Elvis Presley made his last ever live stage appearance when he appeared at the Market Square Arena in Indianapolis
Elvis Presley’s manager, the late Colonel Tom Parker, was born on this day in 1910
The Clash’s Mick Jones was born today in 1955
Singer/actor Chris Isaak was born on this day in 1956
Nathan Followill (Kings Of Leon) is 35 today
Remembering blues man Big Bill Broonzy, born this day in 1893
On this day in 2009, Michael Jackson died at the age of 50, after suffering heart failure at his home in Beverly Hills.
Today in 1987, songwriter Boudleaux Bryant died. With wife Felice, wrote, ‘Bye Bye Love’, ‘Wake Up Little Susie’ among others
Today in 1988, Hillel Slovak (The Red Hot Chili Peppers) died from a heroin overdose
Today in 2006, Nicole Kidman married Keith Urban at ceremony in Sydney, Australia
Carly Simon is 69 today
George Michael celebrates his 51st birthday today
Today in 2006, music producer and arranger Arif Mardin died at age 74 from pancreatic cancer
Ian McDonald (King Crimson, Foreigner) was born on this date in 1946
The Soundtrack to the movie Purple Rain was released today in 1984
Happy birthday to Mick Fleetwood. He is 67 today
Jeff Beck becomes another 70 year old rocker today
The “god of hellfire” Arthur Brown turns 72 today
Dire Straits bassist John Illsley is 65 today
Curt Smith (Tears For Fears) is turning 53 today
Born on this day in 1945, Colin Blunstone (The Zombies)