Transforming Sam Smith into into a global megastar, ‘In The Lonely Hour’ remains a special album sung directly from the heart.
‘Crazy’ is the kind of classic that would be hard for anyone to follow, but on 27 January 1962, Patsy Cline did just that, with 'She's Got You.'
The classic song started a sequence that makes CCR surely one of the unluckiest bands never to score a US No. 1 single.
Now deleted, 'Live At The Palladium' was only released in the UK and Japan and is now something of a collectors' item for fans of Karen and Richard.
Greatest hits collections are very often big sellers, and for obvious reasons, but few have been as successful as the Carpenters’ The Singles 1969–1973.
Released when Merle was 29, the 'Swinging Doors' album was his second studio release with his band the Strangers.
After 'Runaway' and 'Hats Off To Larry,' the winter of 1961 brought Del a third UK hit with 'So Long Baby.'
After big UK hits with ‘Where Did Our Love Go’ and ‘Baby Love,’ now it was time for some album action.
In late November 1949, Hank hit the chart with 'My Bucket's Got A Hole In It,' a song from well before World War II.
'Moanin' The Blues,' which entered the country chart on 18 November 1950, became Hank's next No. 1 in the last week of the year.
‘Whatever Gets You Thru the Night’ is the tale of two Johns - John Lennon and Elton John.
His first album 'Some Gave All' became country music's first-ever debut set to ship five million units in America.
There's no question; if we had to pick just one track by Cream that epitomises Jack Bruce’s vocal delivery it would be ‘White Room’.
Their third album 'Sheer Heart Attack' came close to the top of the UK chart and gave them their first US top 20 entry.
'Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy' is listed by some sources as the first country disc to sell a million.
1983 was an extremely busy year in the singer's post-ABBA world.