Let’s start your Friday back in 1974, when George Harrison released his fourth studio album, “Dark Horse.”
it was on this day in 1978, that The Blues Brothers, John Belushi and Dan Aykroyd, released their version of “Soul Man.” They had performed the song less than two weeks earlier on “Saturday Night Live.”
A day after her husband John Lennon was killed, Yoko Ono issued a statement that read: “There is no funeral for John. John loved and prayed for the human race. Please do the same for him. Love, Yoko and Sean.”
It was on this day in 1992 after 30 years and two days that bass player Bill Wyman left the Rolling Stones.
Let’s jump to the year 2000, when U2 performed “Beautiful Day” and “Elevation” during their first appearance on “Saturday Night Live.”
And finally, it was 6 years ago today that Florida’s Clemency Board posthumously pardoned the late Jim Morrison of the Doors for his 40-year-old conviction for indecent exposure and profanity during a 1969 concert at Miami’s Dinner Key Auditorium.
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