Rock and Roll December 1

@RasmaSandra (19004)
Daytona Beach, Florida
November 30, 2016 4:07pm CST
1956 – Guy Mitchell releases “Singing the Blues” and knocks Elvis out of the number one spot. 1958 – The Teddy Bears have a number one hit with “To Know Him Is To Love Him”. 1966 – Tom Jones tops the U.K. charts for seven weeks with his version of “The Green, Green Grass of Home”. 1972 – Carly Simon has a number one hit with “You’re So Vain”. 1973 – The Carpenters come out with their second number one hit “Top Of the World”. 1982 – Michael Jackson comes out with his milestone album “Thriller”. This LP won eight awards at the 1984 Grammy Awards and went on to become the largest selling album of all time all over the world. http://www.classicbands.com/day/december%201.html
The Carpenters - Top Of The World
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@JohnRoberts (61074)
• Los Angeles, California
1 Dec 16
Amazing that Guy Mitchell could knock off Elvis but I think Elvis did better in the long run.
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@JudyEv (129899)
• Bunbury, Australia
30 Nov 16
I love Guy Mitchell's voice. It is pretty unique I think.
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@Deepizzaguy (14485)
• Lake Charles, Louisiana
1 Dec 16
I sure miss the music of the Carpenters with their hit songs from the top of their musical era.
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@RasmaSandra (19004)
• Daytona Beach, Florida
1 Dec 16
They play songs by The Carpenters very rarely now @Deepizzaguy
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@Deepizzaguy (14485)
• Lake Charles, Louisiana
1 Dec 16
@RasmaSandra I know what you are mean since they are considered passe.
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@MALUSE (42543)
• Germany
30 Nov 16
You take me back to my youth! Thank you!
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@RasmaSandra (19004)
• Daytona Beach, Florida
1 Dec 16
Glad you enjoy @MALUSE