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17 June 1971, Carole King went to No.1 on the US album chart with ‘Tapestry’ for the first of 15 consecutive weeks. The album contained ‘It’s Too Late’, ‘I Feel the Earth Move’, ‘Will You Love Me Tomorrow’’ and ‘You’ve Got a Friend’. The cover photograph taken at King’s Laurel Canyon home shows her sitting […]

KING DIAMOND Says MERCYFUL FATE Will Play New Nine-Minute Song On Upcoming Tour: ‘It’s Quite A Monster’ KING DIAMOND Says MERCYFUL FATE Will Play New Nine-Minute Song On Upcoming Tour: ‘It’s Quite A Monster’ Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/5687574327927850

11 May 1965, Roger Miller was at No.1 on the US Country charts with ‘King Of The Road.’ The song has been covered by many other artists, including George Jones, Dean Martin, Boxcar Willie, Randy Travis, the Statler Brothers, and Rufus Wainwright & Teddy Thompson. The Proclaimers had a UK No.9 hit with their version […]

New KING DIAMOND Album Won’t Arrive Before 2023 New KING DIAMOND Album Won’t Arrive Before 2023 Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/5495376117147673

17 March 1919, born on this day was American jazz pianist and vocalist Nat King Cole, who had the 1955 US No.2 single ‘A Blossom Fell’, the 1957 UK No.2 single ‘When I Fall In Love’. He recorded over one hundred songs that became hits on the pop charts and was the first black man […]

15 Feb 1965, American singer and pianist Nat King Cole died of lung cancer. First hit was the 1943 ‘Straighten Up and Fly Right’, had the 1955 US No.2 single ‘A Blossom Fell’ and 1957 UK No.2 single ‘When I Fall In Love’ plus over 20 other US & UK Top 40 singles. He is […]

IAN MCDONALD, Founding Member Of FOREIGNER And KING CRIMSON, Dies At 75 IAN MCDONALD, Founding Member Of FOREIGNER And KING CRIMSON, Dies At 75 Read the full article at Blabbermouth! https://www.facebook.com/233748106643860/posts/5378273172191302

10 Feb 1971, American singer-songwriter Carole King released her second studio album Tapestry. It is one of the best-selling albums of all time, with over 25 million copies sold worldwide. The lead single from the album ‘It’s Too Late’/’I Feel the Earth Move’ spent five weeks at No.1 on the Billboard Hot 100. The cover […]

Happy 80th birthday to Carole King, born 9 Feb 1942, US singer, songwriter who wrote many songs with Gerry Goffin including the 1962 UK No.3 & US No.22 single, ‘It Might As Well Rain Until September’. Her 1970 US No.1 album ‘Tapestry’ has sold over 15 million copies and became a Grammy award winner in […]

Happy 78 birthday to Nick Mason, born 27 Jan 1944, drums, percussion and tape effects, Pink Floyd. Nick is the only member of the band to play on every album since the band’s formation in 1965. He studied architecture at London’s Regent Street Polytechnic, where he teamed up with fellow students Roger Waters, Rado ‘Bob’ […]


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