At the dawn of the 80s, George Harrison delivered his musical retort to the decadence of the decade with 'Somewhere In England'
'A Question Of Balance' included the big hit 'Question,' as 1970 saw the Moodies go from strength to strength.
It’s a heady mix of R&B, soul and Motown, country music, psychedelia, rockabilly and classic rock’n’roll that comes together to create the soundtrack to swamp rock.
On 21 August 1977, the cutting-edge rockers had their self-titled debut album released by Chiswick Records.
With her debut album, ‘Ode To Billie Joe’, Bobbie Gentry knocked The Beatles off the top of the charts and made herself a household name.
With ‘The $5.98 EP: Garage Days Re-Revisited’, Metallica dug into their influences to create a covers record that was uniquely their own.
The song became one of the country queen's signatures and helped make the name of its songwriter, Willie Nelson.
'It's OK' was another summer anthem and another hit from the band's revitalising 1976 album.
The patience of the young R&B singer was rewarded on 21 August 1961, with an LP named after one of most famous songs.
The Rolling Stones played one of their longest sets ever at the Knebworth Festival concert on 21 August 1976.
With their ‘Out Of Our Heads’ album, The Rolling Stones penned their first truly classic song and found themselves thrust into the mania of global stardom.
The best Isaac Hayes songs revolutionised soul music in the 60s and 70s, spearheading symphonic soul and helping to invent the Blaxploitation genre.
Sinatra’s Concert For The Americas performance was filmed for a TV special, confirming The Chairman as the master of spectacular, must-see events.
The soundtrack album to the 1972 festival, ‘Wattstax: The Living Word’ captured the power, heart and sense of unity and purpose behind the pioneering event.
The British singer-songwriter, keyboard player and guitarist ruled America in August 1988 with both the 'Roll With It' single and album.
'It's Ecstasy When You Lay Down Next To Me' took Barry's bedroom soul into the disco era.