July 20th Music History


Music History

July 20th, 2016

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  • 5 Years Ago 2011 – Photographs of the Beatles first US concert, Feb. 11, 1964, were sold at auction for $361,938.
  • 25 Years Ago 1991 – EMF’s ‘Unbelievable’ spent 14 weeks on the charts, eventually reaching #1.
  • 30 Years Ago 1986 – ‘Sid And Nancy’ premiered in London, a film based on Sid Vicious, the bassist of the Sex Pistols.
  • 45 Years Ago 1971 – ‘Make Your Own Kind of Music’, a TV series starring The Carpenters premiers and runs for six weeks.


Make Your Own Music – By Source, Fair use, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=7884094
The Beatles – By United Press International, photographer unknown – This image is available from the United States Library of Congress’s Prints and Photographs division under the digital ID cph.3c11094. This tag does not indicate the copyright status of the attached work. A normal copyright tag is still required. See Commons:Licensing for more information. +/−, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4532407
EMF – Fair use, https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=10597598
Sid and Nancy – https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?curid=3042430

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