On this day in 1965, Tom Jones sang “It’s Not Unusual” on “The Ed Sullivan Show.”
We roll to 1975, Peter Frampton played the first of two nights at the Winterland Ballroom. Recordings from the two shows were used for his double album “Frampton Comes Alive.” The album sold over 6 million copies in 1976 and stayed on the chart for 97 weeks.
“Grease,” starring John Travolta, Olivia Newton-John, Stockard Channing, and Jeff Conaway, had its world premiere in New York City, on this day in 1978.
George Harrison released “This is Love,” on this day in 1988.
In 1995, Alanis Morissette released the album “Jagged Little Pill.” It went on to sell over 30 million units world-wide. She became the first female Canadian to score a #1 album in the U.S.
And finally, the #1 song on this day in 1996, was “Tha Crossroads” by Bone Thugs-n-Harmony.
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