September 23rd: On this Day In Music History
|1957, The Crickets went to No.1 on the US singles chart with 'That'll Be The Day.' The title being taken from a phrase used by John Wayne in the film 'The Searchers.'|
|1961, The Shadows debut album 'Shadows' started a four-week run at No.1 on the UK charts.|
|1965, The Walker Brothers were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with the Burt Bacharach.'Make It Easy On Yourself'. The trio's first of two UK No.1's.|
1966, The 'Rolling Stones 66' 12 date UK tour kicked of Royal Albert Hall London. Supported by The Yardbirds, Ike and Tina Turner and Peter Jay and the New Jaywalkers. Both Keith Moon and John Entwistle from The Who were in the audience.
1967, The Box Tops started a four week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with 'The Letter', a No.5 hit in the UK.