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'When The Eagle Flies' marked the group's last chart showing with a new studio record for very nearly 20 years.
Adapted from 'Tommy' as an American single, the song became The Who's biggest hit there since ‘I Can See For Miles.'
For all the hurried circumstances of its production, Pete Townshend viewed 1982's 'It's Hard' as a creative success.
Curiously, the gap between the group's UK single and album chart debuts was over 24 months.
‘If I Were A Carpenter’ is also closely associated with the Four Tops, Johnny Cash & June Carter and many others.
'Money For Nothing' enjoyed a three-week reign as the band's only American No. 1 single.
'Beauty Is Only Skin Deep' became the third of four consecutive R&B No. 1s for the Emperors of Soul.
The band's eighth studio album hit the US top 40 and went gold in the UK.
His third UK top ten album in a year proved just how successfully Mayall had taken blues to the British masses.
After the belated success of 'Layla,' 1972 also brought a single from Eric’s self-titled debut solo album of two years before.
The artist they called the first lady of Motown scored her first R&B No. 1 with 'You Beat Me To The Punch.'
The track is celebrated as the only hit in which both the group and song names are palindromes.
One Motown smash replaced another at No. 1 in the US on 19 September 1970, as Edwin Starr’s ‘War’ was succeeded by Diana's 'Ain't No Mountain High Enough.'
The famous Manchester R&B club reopened in its new location on 18 September 1965 with a visit from a favourite band.
The band's fifth album made the UK top 20 at the height of the new wave movement.