On this day in music history…

On this day in music history…November 18.

1956, Fats Domino appeared on The Ed Sullivan Show and performed “Blueberry Hill”.

1972, Cat Stevens began a three week run atop the U.S. charts with his album Catch Bull at Four.

1978, Billy Joel’s 52nd Street went to No. 1 in the U.S. The album won the Grammy for Album of the Year.

“My Life” was the lead single off the album; it peaked at No. 3 in the U.S.

1989, Songwriter Diane Warren had both the No. 1 and No. 2 songs in the U.S. with “When I See You Smile” by Bad English at No. 1 followed by “Blame It On the Rain” by Milli Vanilli.

1993, Nirvana recorded their MTV Unplugged special at Sony Studios in New York.


by bryne gonzales