Music History for
1939 - Frank Sinatra made his recording debut with the Harry James
band with the songs "Melancholy Mood" and "From the Bottom
of My Heart."
1956 - Elvis Presley's single "Don't Be Cruel" / "Hound Dog" was released.
1959 - The Shirelles' "Dedicated To The One I Love" was released.
1964 - The Supremes made the studio recording of "Come See About
1985 - Live-Aid concerts took place in Philadelphia, PA, and London,
1985 - George Michael sang lead vocals to Elton John's performance
of "Don't Let the Sun Go Down on Me" at the Live Aid
Concert. Andrew Ridgeley was also on stage and performed background vocals.
1998 - RealNetworks Inc. rolled out a test version of RealSystem
G2. G2 is a streaming video and audio delivery system.
2000 - In Japan, Yoko Ono filed a lawsuit against Teito Rapid Transit
Authority for copyright infringement for their unauthorized use
of a ticket showing the portrait of John Lennon.
- Today in Beatles History
2000 - James Brown was accused of swinging a knife at a utility worker
and holding the man against his will. The event was supposed
to have happened on July 3, 2000, when Russel Eubanks responded
to a "no lights" report.
2010 - Joe Elliott's Down 'N' Outz released the album "My Regeneration."