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.
British Pop Music - The 1970's - Beano - London - 1977
The Liverpool pop group 'Beano' in London today as they prepared for the BBC's "A Song for Europe" contest, taking place tomorrow to select the British entry for the Eurovision Song Contest.From left: John Birch, 29, bass; Ray Johnson, 27, drums; Freddie Phillips, 28, rhythm guitar and lead vocals; and Ken Smith, 29 lead guitar.
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