1993 Glenn Frey's TV series South of Sunset makes its debut on CBS. Frey plays Cody McMahon, a security chief/bodyguard who starts a detective agency in Hollywood.More
1967 Scott Weiland of Stone Temple Pilots is born Scott Richard Kline in San Jose, California. His parents divorce when he is two years old, and he becomes Scott Weiland after his mother marries Dave Weiland.
1958 Simon Le Bon (lead singer for Duran Duran) is born near Bushey, Hertfordshire, England. He joins the band in 1980 as a replacement for Stephen Duffy - turning up for his audition in a pair of pink leopard print pants.
2013 Fleetwood Mac cancels the remaining dates of their world tour after co-founder John McVie is diagnosed with cancer.
2012 Barbra Streisand's album Release Me hits #7 in the US, making her the first artist to have multiple albums in the Top 10 during every decade from the 1960s to the 2010s (her 2011 album What Matters Most made #4). Streisand is the female artist with the most Top 10 charting albums in history.
2011 MTV reboots Beavis and Butt-Head, which went off the air in 1997, for another season.
2006 Kim Gordon of Sonic Youth premieres her film Perfect Partner at Montclair State University in New Jersey.
2005 The family band Cherryholmes gets the entertainer of the year award at the 16th Annual International Bluegrass Music Association Awards, becoming the first act nominated for emerging artist and entertainer in the same year.
1999 Frank De Vol - known for his '40s arrangements, namely "Nature Boy," and compositions of TV themes for The Brady Bunch and My Three Sons - dies of congestive heart failure in Lafayette, California, at age 88.
1999 Master P's hoop dream comes to an end. The high-profile rapper, whose real name is Percy Miller, is waived by the NBA's Toronto Raptors, failing to make the pro league for the second straight season. The year before, the Charlotte Hornets waived Miller just before the regular season began.
1998 The first Now That's What I Call Music! compilation CD is released in America, with 17 hits from the likes of Hanson ("MMMBop"), Spice Girls ("Say You'll Be There") and Cherry Poppin' Daddies ("Zoot Suit Riot"). Many more follow, typically three per year. The first 29 all go Platinum.
1995 Copycat debuts in US movie theaters. Harry Connick, Jr. plays a murderer who terrorizes Sigourney Weaver and mentors a budding serial killer in the psychological thriller. It's quite a departure for the smooth singer of love songs.
1992 Bo Diddley sues the estate of his former manager, the now-deceased Martin Otelsberg, for $75,000 in misappropriated funds.
For the time being, Vine users can still use the mobile app and website to view and download content, but they are no longer able to upload videos. Twitter acquired the Florida-based company for around $30 million in 2012, and the service quickly became a popular platform for sharing six-second loops of creative genius from video editors, comedians, journalists, or average folks goofing off. Vine stars gained huge followings and major career boosts: Magician Zach King garnered over 1.4 billion views with his tricks, while aspiring actor Logan Paul became a phenomenon for his zany antics. In the musical realm, Daft Punk promoted the 2013 album Random Access Memories by revealing its track list on a Vine video. That same year, a group of women twerked out to The Finatticz' little-known single "Don't Drop That Thun Thun," and the ensuing Vine propelled the tune to #35 on the Hot 100 and #10 on the Hot R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart. Shawn Mendes rose up the ranks six seconds at a time with popular cover tunes, and in 2015, Canadian singer Ruth B. uploaded a snippet of an unfinished ballad and the overwhelming response encouraged her to finish what became her first hit: "Lost Boy." Competition arises in the form of Instagram and Snapchat, similar services that offer precious more seconds that tempt users away from Vine. While Twitter is also struggling to remain profitable, with plans to lay off 9 percent of its employees, Vine is cut away like a dead weight.
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