June 15th: On this Day In Music History
|1958, The first teenage all-music show 'Oh Boy', was broadcast for the first time in the UK.|
|1961, On this weeks UK singles chart: No.5, Clarence Frogman Henry, 'But I Do', No.4, Ricky Nelson,|
'Hello Marylou', No.3, The Shadows, 'The Frightened City', No.2, Del Shannon, 'Runaway', No.1, Elvis Presley, 'Surrender.'
|1963, Kyu Sakamoto started a three week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with 'Sukiyaki', the first-ever|
Japanese song to do so. It made No.6 on the UK chart in 1963 and was also a No.10 UK single for Kenny Ball in the same year.
1964, The Beatles touring Australia played two sets at the Festival Hall, Melbourne.