The UK charts of 20 January 1966 made good reading for the SDG.
Their creative intensity in little more than two initial years of success makes uDiscover's The Mamas and the Papas In 20 Songs an unmissable listen.
Steve Martin Caro, the co-founder and original singer of the 60s baroque-pop band the Left Banke, has died at the age of 71 from heart disease.
Completed at the end of 1978 at ABBA's Polar Music Studios, ‘Chiquitita’ soon emerged as the first single from their ‘Voulez-Vous’ album.
Inspired by The Band’s pioneering Americana, Elton John’s ‘Tumbleweed Connection’ was cinematic in its scope, and a hit on both sides of the Atlantic.
On 16 January 1971, it was farewell Tyrannosaurus Rex, long live T. Rex the band and T. Rex the LP.
The Recording Academy has inducted 26 more iconic recordings into its Grammy Hall of Fame including Elton John, Patsy Cline and Public Enemy.
You may know every lyric to your favourite songs, but do you know who wrote them? Here are just a few of the secret songwriters behind the greatest hits.
Nearly seven years after Karen Carpenter's death, the group's devotees were able to hear a whole disc of unreleased material, on the album 'Lovelines.'
Nielsen Music released their decade-capping report of music sales in the US, with The Beatles’ ‘Abbey Road’ named the best-selling vinyl album of the decade.
It was on 10 January 1981 that Winwood's solo career really took wing, with the UK chart debut of 'Arc Of A Diver.'
Rod's years on Mercury Records provided him with some of his best material, and some of the best fun he ever had.
David Bowie was no overnight sensation, it would take him years to "make it", but his first album shows the genesis of a genius.