If you are a fan of Bachata music, then you will know this name, Don Omar, he is turning 39 and the eternal Roberta Flack turns the big 8-0 today.
On this day in 1965 “You’ve Lost That Lovin’ Feelin'” by the Righteous Brothers was the #1 song.
On this day in 1966, Bob Marley married Rita Anderson. They had 5 kids and stayed together until his death in 1981.
Carole King released the album “Tapestry” on this day in 1971. It’s ranked by Rolling Stone magazine at #36 of the 500 greatest albums of all time.
On this day in 1978, Van Halen released their self-titled debut studio album.
The second go round was the better of the two. After releasing the song in 1978 to no avail, on this day in 1979, Dire Straits re-released the single “Sultans Of Swing.” It reached #4 here in the U.S. and #8 in the U.K.
Let’s jump all the way to this day in 2004. Kanye West released his debut solo album “The College Dropout.” It took almost 4 years to complete. It won him a Grammy award and is listed as one of the greatest debut albums ever.
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