July 7th: On this Day In Music History
|1956 Johnny Cash made first apparience in Grand Ole Opry he was presented by Carl Smith, (first husband of June Carter) he call Johnny "the most brilliant star of Country Music."|
1957, Elvis Presley scored his first UK No.1 with 'All Shook Up', (his tenth UK single release). It stayed at No.1 for seven weeks.
|1962, David Rose and his Orchestra went to No.1 on the US singles chart with 'The Stripper'.|
|1962, The Beatles played at Hulme Hall, Port Sunlight, in Birkenhead. The show was a dance for the local golf club, the capacity of the hall was 450, but 500 people squeezed in to hear and see The Beatles.|
1963, The Rolling Stones made their UK TV debut when they appeared on 'Thank Your Lucky Stars.' Also appearing on the show was, Mickie Most, The Cadets, Helen Shapiro and Gordon Mills. The group made a total of 13 appearances on the show between 1963 and 1966.