7 Feb 1987 George Michael and Aretha Franklin
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George Michael and Aretha Franklin were at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me)’. Written by Simon Climie it gave Aretha her first UK No.1 almost 20 years after her first...

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Monday, 07 February 2022
7 Feb 1970 Led Zeppelin
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Led Zeppelin scored their first UK No.1 album with Led Zeppelin II. Released in November 1969, and featuring the US No. 4 single ‘Whole Lotta Love’, it went on to stay on the UK chart for 136 weeks. Also reaching No. 1 in the US, the RIAA in the US has now certified it as having sold over 12 million copies in the US...

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Monday, 07 February 2022
6 Feb 2011 Gary Moore
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Irish guitarist and singer Gary Moore died aged 58 in his sleep of a heart attack in his hotel room while on holiday in Estepona, Spain. Moore had been a member of Skid Row, Thin Lizzy, and Colosseum II, before going solo, scoring the 1979 UK No.8 single ‘Parisienne Walkways’. Moore’s greatest influence in the early days was guitarist Peter Green of Fleetwood Mac, who was a mentor to Moore when performing in Dublin. His 1990 album Still Got the...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
6 Feb 1998 Falco
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Austrian singer Falco (Johann Holzel) was killed in a road accident after his car collided with a bus. He scored the 1986 UK & US No.1 single ‘Rock Me Amadeus’ making him the first-ever Austrian act to score a UK and US No.1 hit...

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Sunday, 06 February 2022
EDDIE VAN HALEN – GONE TODAY AT AGE 65
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Eddie Van Halen — the legendary guitarist and co-founder of Van Halen — has died after a long battle with throat cancer … TMZ has learned. Sources directly connected to the rock star tell us … he died at St. John’s Hospital in Santa Monica Tuesday. His wife, Janie, was by his side, along with his son, Wolfgang, and Alex, Eddie’s brother and drummer. We’re told in the last 72 hours, Eddie’s ongoing health battle went massively downhill — doctors...

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Tuesday, 06 October 2020
TODAY IN MUSIC: PINK FLOYD, ROLLING STONES, MIA MARTINI
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12 MAJ 1967: Në Queen Elizabeth Hall të Londrës, Pink Floyd zhvilluan koncertin e parë me efekt “audio surround” në histori, duke përdorur sistemin e tyre të transmetimit kuadrafonik. Shfaqja titullohej “Games for May”. Me këtë rast lideri i atëhershëm i grupit , Syd Barrett shkroi një këngë me atë titull, e cila më vonë do të njihej si “See Emily play”. PINK FLOYD 1968: Pas marrjes së çmimeve vjetore nga revista New Musical Express, themeluesi i Rolling Stones, Brian...

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Tuesday, 12 May 2020
COLDPLAY: KONCERTI NE STREAMING I CHRIS MARTIN NGA SHTEPIA
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Veç një tastierë, një piano, dhe një pc. Chris Martin i Coldplay performon live nga stuido e shtëpisë së tij. Lideri i grupit të së famshmes “Viva la vida” mbajti një koncert live në rrjetet sociale, për të mbyllur nismën “Together at home” (Së bashku në shtëpi), serinë e koncerteve virtuale që kulmuan në koncertin-ngjarje “One World”, të organizuar nga Lady Gaga me pjesëmarrjen e Rolling Stones, Paul McCartney, Billie Eilish, Lizzo dhe Taylor Swift. #TogetherAtHome Chris Martin Here’s...

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