1966: Stevie Wonder appeared at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, England
Stevie Wonder performs “Uptight” and “A Place In the Sun”, 1966
1971: George Harrison became the 1st solo Beatle to have a No. 1 when “My Sweet Lord” went to the top of the UK single charts
George Harrison and Ringo Starr on stage at Olympia Stadium in Detroit, Michigan, 1966 giftarium.com
1986: Ray Charles gets inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame at the 1st induction dinner hosted in New York City.
Ray Charles’ Carnegie Hall concert – May, 8th, 1966 thestrut.com
1988: Michael Jackson goes to No. 1 on the US singles chart with “The Way You Make Me Feel”, which was also a No. 3 hit in the UK.
Wembley Stadium London UK 1997 blogger.com
1988: Nirvana recorded a 10-song demo with Seattle producer Jack Endino. Sub Pop records boss Jonathan Poneman hears the tape and offers to put out a Nirvana single.
Nirvana 1988 fc06.deviantart.net
2000: Britney Spears went to No. 1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Born To Make You Happy’, the singers second UK No. 1 and fourth single from her debut album Baby One More Time
2000 VMA’s Performance buzzworthy.mtv.com
2000, Santana started a 3 week run at No. 1 on the US album chart with “Supernatural”, the album which went on to win 8 Grammy’s, and spent a total of nine weeks at No. 1 during 2000
Carlos Santana playing a free concert in San Francisco’s Mission District, during a Cinco De Mayo celebration, 1988 apetitoporelrock.pe
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