The Monkees : 1967
JANUARY 19TH : On this day in 1967 The Monkees were at number one in the charts with 'I'm a Believer'. Library file of pop group The Monkees (l-r) Davy Jones, Peter Tork, Mike Nesmith and Micky Dolenz. The Monkees met in London today for the first time in 30 years to discuss their U.K tour in March. 14/09/03: Daydream Believer by The Monkees is Britain's top karaoke tune, according to a new survey. The singalong hit is the number one choice for would-be Pop Idols across the country. My Way by Frank Sinatra came second followed by the ladies' favourite, I Will Survive by Gloria Gaynor. The survey asked 1, 000 people to name their favourite karaoke song. The poll was commissioned by the Hungry Horse pub chain to launch its new Karaoke Krazy competition.
Music - The Who - 1968
Eli, the baby elephant, joins The Who pop group and the girls Nicola Austine (left) and Toni Lee on a ride on the Magic Bus from the BBC's Lime Grove studios, to promote their latest single. Members of the group are, from left, Roger Daltrey (lead singer), Keith Moon (drums), Peter Townsend (lead guitar), and John Entwistle (bass guitar).
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The Beatles : 1964
23/2/64 : AFTER THEIR TUMULTUOUS WELCOME HOME FROM THE U.S.A. THE BEATLES (FROM LEFT TO RIGHT) GEORGE HARRISON, PAUL MCCARTNEY, JOHN LENNON AND RINGO STARR AT ABC TELEVISION'S STUDIOS IN TEDDINGTON, MIDDLESEX WHERE THEY WERE HAVING A BUSY DAY AT RECORDING SESSIONS FOR INDEPENDENT TELEVISION * 30/11/2001: It has been announced, George Harrison, the Beatles' quiet lead guitarist and spiritual explorer has died, a longtime family friend told The Associated Press. Harrison, who wrote While My Guitar Gently Weeps and Here Comes the Sun, was 58.