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3101, 2018

January 1976 (42 years ago this week) Saturday Night/The Bay City Rollers

January 31st, 2018|Categories: Music|0 Comments

1976 #1   Songwriters Phil Coulter/Bill Martin   Band Name They blindly stuck a pin on a map and it landed on Bay City Michigan   Les McKeown/Alan Longmuir/Derek Longmuir/Eric Faulkner/Woody Wood   SCOTLAND  

3001, 2018

January 1964 (54 years ago this week) There I’ve Said It Again/Bobby Vinton

January 30th, 2018|Categories: Music|0 Comments

1964 #1   Songwriters Redd Evans/Dave Marin   Canonsburg Pennsylvania   Did You Know? Bobby’s song ‘There I’ve Said It Again’ was the last song to hit #1 in the US before the ‘British Invasion’

2901, 2018

January 1959 (59 years ago this week) Smoke Gets In Your Eyes/The Platters

January 29th, 2018|Categories: Music|0 Comments

1959 #1   Songwriters Otto Harbach/Jerome Kern   Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame 1990   Band Name The nickname used to describe vinyl records   Tony Williams/David Lynch/Paul Robi/Herb Reed/Zola Taylor   ☹️David died

2801, 2018

January 2012 (6 years ago this week) Set Fire To The Rain/Adele

January 28th, 2018|Categories: Music|0 Comments

2012 #1   Songwriters Adele/Fraser Smith   ?Grammy Best Pop Solo   ?Grammy Best New Artist 2008   Adele Adkins   ENGLAND   Did You Know? Adele once lived in a flat directly above the

2701, 2018

January 2009 (9 years ago this week) Just Dance/Lady GaGa and Colby O’Donis

January 27th, 2018|Categories: Music|0 Comments

2009 #1   Songwriters Lady Gaga/Akon/RedOne   Name...Stefani Joanne Angelina Germanotta...Her stage name is a reference to ‘the song ‘Radio Gaga’ by Queen   Yonkers New York/Harlem New York   Did You Know? She only

2601, 2018

January 1999 (19 years ago this week) I’m Your Angel/Celine Dion and R Kelly

January 26th, 2018|Categories: Music|0 Comments

1999 #1   Songwriter R Kelly   CANADA/Chicago Illinois   Did You Know? Celine has sung in 8 different languages...English, French, Spanish, Italian, German, Latin, Japanese, and Mandarin Chinese...Kelly has the most top ten singles