February 8th: On this Day In Music History
|1960, Mark Dinning went to No.1 on the US singles chart with 'Teen Angel', a No.37 hit in the UK.|
|1964, On their first full day in New York, The Beatles (minus George who had a sore throat), went for a photo-opportunity walk around Central Park. Over 400 girl fans followed The Beatles and extra police were called in to control them. Later in the day The Ronettes interviewed The Beatles for radio.|
|1964, John Leyton, Mike Berry, The Innocents, Jet Harris, Don Spencer, The Leroys and The Rolling Stones appeared at the Regal, Edmonton, on the first night of a UK tour.|
1969, 'TBC' by The Supremes with Temptations went to No.1 on the US album chart.
1975, Bob Dylan went to No.1 on the US album chart with 'Blood On The Tracks' his second US No.1 album.