Day: November 13, 2021
November 13, 1968: “Yellow Submarine,” the animated movie based on the music of The Beatles, premiered in theaters across the US. Although the Beatles themselves had nothing to do with the film ( their character voices were done by professional actors) they did appear in a short bit at the end of the movie. All […]
November 13, 1974: John Lennon’s eigth solo single, “Whatever Gets You Through The Night,” peaked at #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 in the US. The song features Elton John on piano and vocals, who told Lennon that the song would go to #1…and Lennon didn’t believe him! It would be Lennon’s only single to […]
November 13, 1971: Slade had the #1 record in the UK with “Coz I Luv You.” This would be the band’s first of six singles to top the UK charts. Read more at I Love It Loud!
November 13, 1971: Mott The Hoople released their fourth album, “Brain Capers.” It would be a critical and commercial flop and would be the group’s only album to not make the charts in either the UK or the US. This lack of commercial success would lead the band to consider splitting up by the end […]