1935 Country singer Johnny Bush is born in Houston, Texas.
1933 Bobby Lewis, known for his hit "Tossin' And Turnin'," is born in Indianapolis, Indiana.
1922 Tommy Edwards ("It's All In The Game") is born in Richmond, Virginia.
The Eagles release Their Greatest Hits (1971-1975) a collection of 10 songs from their first four albums. For a while, it is certified as the top-selling album in US history.Read more
1998 Ani DiFranco fascination peaks as the singer ships 250,000 copies of her latest album on her own label, Righteous Babe Records. DiFranco's DIY business model has earned her a great deal of media coverage, as it proves that an artist doesn't need a major label to succeed.
1991 Ed Sheeran is born in West Yorkshire, England.
1972 Billie Joe Armstrong (frontman for Green Day) is born in Oakland, California. He is raised in nearby Rodeo, where he records his first song at age 5.
1972 Pink Floyd perform "Eclipse" at the Rainbow Theatre in London. A year later, this music becomes the Dark Side Of The Moon album.