Thursday, November 26, 2020

Today's

events - November 26

Year Artist
1940
1940 : Xavier Cugat and His Orchestra record "Orchids in the Moonlight."...
1950
1950 : #1 Billboard Pop Hit: "The Thing" by Phil Harris....
1954
1954 : On tour, Elvis Presley sends a telegram to his parents: "Hi babies, here's the money to pay the bill...
1955
1955 : Bill Haley's "Rock Around The Clock" becomes the first rock and roll record to hit #1 in the UK, thank...
1955
1955 : Johnny Cash's "Cry! Cry! Cry!" enters the country charts....
1955
1955 : Tennessee Ernie Ford's "Sixteen Tons" hits #1....
1958
1958 - Johnny Cash, made his debut on the US country chart when "Cry! Cry! Cry!" made it to number 14. His nex...
1958
1958, Johnny Cash made his debut on the US country chart when ‘Cry! Cry! Cry!’ made it to number 14. His...
1962
1962, The Beatles recorded their second single ‘Please Please Me’ in 18 takes and ‘Ask Me Why’ for t...
1962
1962 : The Beatles record "Please Please Me," "Ask Me Why," and "Tip Of My Tongue."...
1964
1964 : The Zombies record "Tell Her No."...
1966
1966 : Wilson Pickett's "Mustang Sally" enters the pop charts....
1966
1966 : The Temptations "I'm Losing You" enters the R&B charts....
1967
1967, The promotional film of The Beatles 'Hello, Goodbye' was aired on The Ed Sullivan show in the US. It w...
1967
1967 : The new promotional video clip for the Beatles' new single, "Hello Goodbye," is aired on tonight's epi...
1967
1967, This was the 10th date on a 16-date UK package tour that Pink Floyd played alongside The Jimi Hendrix...
1967
1967 - The "promotional film" (i.e. video) of The Beatles "Hello, Goodbye" was aired on The Ed Sullivan Show i...
1968
1968, Cream played their farewell concert at the Royal Albert Hall, London. Also on the bill were Yes and Ta...
1969
1969 : The Band's eponymous second album is certified gold....
1969
1969 : John Lennon works on a Beatles song for the last time when he mixes the song "You Know My Name (Look U...
1973
1973, The New York Dolls made their live UK debut at Biba's Rainbow Room, London. The American band who formed...
1973
1973, John Rostill former bassist with The Shadows died after being electrocuted at his home recording studio....
1976
1976, The Sex Pistols released the single 'Anarchy In The UK'. Originally issued in a plain black sleeve, th...
1976
1976, Kevin Godley and Lol Creme left 10cc to work as a duo and concentrate on other projects including develo...
1976
Today in 1976, The Sex Pistols released their incendiary "Anarchy In The U.K." single. It was the only Sex...
1976
1976 : Lol Creme and Kevin Godley quit 10cc, leaving it a duo, and perform as Godley & Creme....
1979
1979 : In London, Bill Haley, on what would be his last tour of the UK, plays for Britain's Queen Elizabeth ...
1980
1980 : The movie Rockshow, a documentary of Paul McCartney's 1976 "Wings Over America" tour, premieres in N...
1981
1981 : Miles Davis marries the actress Cicely Tyson, with Bill Cosby serving as best man. It's the third ma...
1982
1982 : #1 Billboard Pop Hit: "Truly" by Lionel Richie....
1982
1982 - Trumpeter Miles Davis married for the third time, tying the knot with actress Cicely Tyson. Bill Cosby ...
1988
1988, Russian cosmonauts aboard Soyuz 7 took into space a cassette copy (minus the cassette box for weight rea...
1989
MTV's Unplugged series premiered, featuring British synth-pop band Squeeze...
1989
1989 : MTV's Unplugged series premieres with an episode featuring Squeeze. Jules Shear hosted the first season...
1989
1989 : MTV's Unplugged series premieres with an episode featuring Squeeze. Jules Shear hosted the first se...
1989
In 1989, the television series MTV Unplugged, featuring acoustical performances by a wide range of artists not...
1989
1989, The Rolling Stones played a concert at Death Valley Stadium in Clenson, South Carolina to help raise m...
1990
1990, The inaugural Billboard Music Awards were held in Santa Monica, California.Janet Jackson was the main w...
1991
1991 : Michael Jackson releases Dangerous, his eighth studio album....
1991
1991 : ABC airs the special The Gladys Knight Holiday Family Reunion, also starringDionne Warwick, Melba Moo...
1991
1991, US Country singer Garth Brooks asked fans to bring 10 cans of food to a grocery store in exchange for ...
1994
1994 : Boyz II Men make it 14 weeks at #1 with "I'll Make Love To You," tying Whitney Houston's "I Will Alway...
1994
1994, The Eagles started a two-week run at No.1 on the US album chart with 'Hell Freezes Over.' The album na...
1994
1994, Boyz II Men started their 14th and final week at No.1 on the US singles chart with 'I'll Make Love To Yo...
1997
1997 : The day after his album Sevens is released, Garth Brooks lands 12 of the 14 songs from the album i...
1997
November 26 - In a performance billed as the "highest" gig on Earth, Spiritualized play in the deck of the CN ...
1999
1999 : 98 Degrees melds music and commerce in a novel way when the teen act performs several of its songs and...
2000
2000, The Beatles went to No.1 on the US album chart with 'Beatles 1.' The album features virtually every nu...
2000
2000 - The Beatles went to No.1 on the US album chart with Beatles 1. The album features virtually every numb...
2000
2000, Manchester club the Hacienda was auctioned off raising £18,000 for charity. Madonna made her UK TV de...
2001
2001 : At the Queen's Royal Command Performance in London, Elton John, Cher andDonny Osmond perform....
2001
2001 : Elton John appears on the show Ally McBeal in the "I Want Love" episode....
2002
2002 : After nearly forty years, The Statler Brothers play their last concert ever at the Civic Center in S...
2002
2002 : Actor and major Elvis fan Nicolas Cage divorces Lisa Marie Presley after less than four months, citi...
2003
2003, Rapper Soulja Slim was shot to death in front of his home in New Orleans aged 25. The rapper was feature...
2008
2008 : Guns N' Roses' Chinese Democracy album fails to achieve massive first-week sales numbers, and Axl R...
2008
2008 : Atlantic Records becomes the first major label whose digital sales have surpassed its CD sales. Downlo...
2008
2008, The parents of missing Manic Street Preachers guitarist and lyricist Richey Edwards were granted a cou...
2010
2010, Willie Nelson was arrested for possession of six ounces of marijuana found in his tour bus while travell...
2011
2011 : Sugarland's lead vocalist, Jennifer Nettles, marries her boyfriend of two years, Justin Miller, at a ...
2015
2015, American country and bluegrass artists Chris Stapleton was at No.1 on the US album chart with Traveller....
1760
1760 : Composer Franz Joseph Haydn marries Maria Anna Keller....