On this day in 1992, Charles and Eddie were at No.1 in the UK singles chart with 'Would I Lie To You' the debut single by the pop-soul duo and their only chart topper.
Charles & Eddie – Would I Lie To You?
On this day in 1960, Maurice Williams and The Zodiacs went to No.1 on the US singles chart with 'Stay', the shortest ever US No.1 single at one minute 37 seconds.
Maurice Williams & The Zodiacs - Stay
R.I.P. Jimmy Ruffin
Jimmy Ruffin – What Becomes Of The Broken Hearted?
Norman Greenbaum, born on this day, 1942
Norman Greenbaum – Spirit In The Sky
Joe Walsh, born on this day, 1947
The Eagles - Desperado
Gordon Lightfoot, born on this day, 1938
Gordon Lightfoot – If You Could Read My Mind
Jeff Buckley, born on this day, 1966
Jeff Buckley – Hallelujah