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Music Almanac: Today in Births and Deaths (sorted by name), World Singles Chart Debuts and Peaks August 16

Last Updated 12-05-2019

🎭🎵Sharon Baird -- is 76 in the year 2019 and 77 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1943
TV Actress, Singer
Names/Places: aka Sharon Lee Kaiser
TV Shows: Annette (as Kitty), The Mickey Mouse Club, New Zoo Revue (as Charlie the Owl), HR Pufinstuf (as Judy Frog/Lady Boyd/Shirley Pufinstuf), Land of the Lost (as Sa), Lidsville (as Raunchy Rabbit), Sigmund and the Sea Monsters (as Big Daddy Ooze), The Bugaloos (as Funky Rat)
Movie Titles: The Lord of the Rings (1978)

🎭🎮🎵Angela Bassett -- is 61 in the year 2019 and 62 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1958
Actress, Cartoon Voice Actress, Video Game Voice Actress, Singer
TV Shows: ER (as Cate Banfield), American Horror Story (as Ramona Royale)
Movie Titles: Malcolm X, What's Love Got to Do With It, Waiting To Exhale, Contact, How Stella Got Her Groove Back, Music of the Heart, The Score
Video Games: Rainbow Six: Siege

🎵David Behrman -- is 82 in the year 2019 and 83 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1937
Composer
Misc: producer of Columbia Records' Music of Our Time series.

🎭🎵Ann Marie Blyth -- is 91 in the year 2019 and 92 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1928
Actress, Commercial Actress, Singer
Names/Places: b. in Mt. Kisco, NY
Misc: Hostess Cupcake ads

🎵Chuck Burdelik -- is 61 in the year 2019 and 62 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1958
Saxophonist

🎵Vanessa Carlton -- is 39 in the year 2019 and 40 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1980
Pop Singer

🎵Greyson Chance -- is 22 in the year 2019 and 23 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1997
Singer, Pianist

🎵Ivan Conti -- is 73 in the year 2019 and 74 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1946
Percussionist, Brazilian
Group Names: Azymuth

🎵🎸Tim Farriss -- is 62 in the year 2019 and 63 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1957
Rock & Roll Guitarist, Australian
Group Names: INXS

🎵🎸Gordon "Snowy" Fleet -- is 74 in the year 2019 and 75 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1945 N.S.
Rock & Roll Drummer, English
Group Names: The Easybeats

🎵Danny Flowers -- is 71 in the year 2019 and 72 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1948
Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist
Misc: known for writing songs for other musicians

✍⛪📰🎭🎵Kathie Lee Gifford -- is 66 in the year 2019 and 67 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1953
Hall of Famer, Dramatist/Playwright, Jewish, Correspondent, Actress, Soap Actress, TV Talk Show Hostess, Producer, Songwriter, Singer, French
Names/Places: Hebrew-Christian; RLN:Epstein; Paul Johnson's, then Frank's wife
Misc: Carnival Cruise Lines spokesperson
TV Shows: Days of Our Lives, Hee Haw Honeys, Good Morning America (correspondent), Regis & Kathie Lee, Today

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🎵Taylor Goldsmith -- is 34 in the year 2019 and 35 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1985
Singer/Guitarist
Group Names: Dawes

🎵🎸Barry Hay -- is 71 in the year 2019 and 72 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1948
Songwriter, Flautist, Saxophonist, Rock & Roll Singer, Dutch (Netherlands)
Group Names: Golden Earring

🎭🎮🎵🎷Kate Higgins -- is 50 in the year 2019 and 51 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1969 N.S.
Cartoon Voice Actress, Producer, Video Game Voice Actress, Jazz Musician
Misc: prolific anime voice actress
TV Shows: Tenkai Knights, Blaze and the Monster Machines, Sailor Moon Crystal, Barbie: Life in the Dreamhouse, Naruto (series as Sakura Haruno), Bleach
Video Games: Mario and Sonic at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Naruto (series), Lord of Magna (series), Xenoblade (series), Monster High (series)

🎭🎵Donovan Leitch -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1967
Actor, Producer/Director, Singer, English
Names/Places: son of Donovan
Movie Titles: Glory, The Blob, Cutting Class, I Shot Andy Warhol

🎭🎵Ketty Lester -- is 85 in the year 2019 and 86 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1934
Actress, Singer
Names/Places: RN:Revoyda Frierson
TV Shows: Little House on the Prarie (as Hester Sue Terhune), Morningstar/Eveningstar
Movie Titles: Blacula, House Party 3

🎭🎵Madonna -- is 61 in the year 2019 and 62 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1958
Hall of Famer, Vegetarian, Movie/Stage Actress, Producer, Dancer, Songwriter, Hip-Pop Singer
Names/Places: b. in Bay City, NJ; RN:Madonna Louise Veronica Ciccone Penn; Sean Penn's ex-wife
Misc: her "Like A Virgin" was parodied by "Weird Al" into "Like A Surgeon"
Song Titles: Everybody, Burnin' Up, Physical Attraction, Holiday, Borderline, Lucky Star, Burning Up, Like A Virgin, Material Girl, Crazy For You, Angel, Into The Groove, Dress You Up, Gambler, Live To Tell, Papa Don't Preach, True Blue, Open Your Heart, La Isla Bonita, Who's That Girl, Causing A Commotion, Like A Prayer, Erotica, Deeper and Deeper, Ray of Light
Movie Titles: Desparately Seeking Susan, Who's That Girl, Shanghai Surprise, Dick Tracy (as Breathless Mahoney), A League of Their Own, Evita, The Next Best Thing, Arthur and the Invisibles

🎵Nelson Bermejo-Plata -- is 55 in the year 2019 and 56 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1964
Radio Disc Jock
Names/Places: Born in Ponce, Puerto Rico
Misc: Radio Personality & Commercial Announcer

🎵M. C. Remedee -- is 52 in the year 2019 and 53 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1967
Music Figure
Group Names: Cookie Crew

🎵Emily Robison -- is 47 in the year 2019 and 48 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1972
Songwriter, Multi-instrumentalist, Country Singer
Names/Places: RN: Emily Burns Erwin
Group Names: Dixie Chicks

🎵🎸Maggie Rogers -- is 24 in the year 2019 and 25 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1995 N.S.
Folk Singer, Alternative Rock Singer

🎵Gianna Rolandi -- is 67 in the year 2019 and 68 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1952
Opera Soprano

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🎵Billy Joe Shaver -- is 80 in the year 2019 and 81 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1939
Songwriter, Country Singer

🎵Ashton Shepherd -- is 33 in the year 2019 and 34 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1986
Country Singer

🎵Dan Smyers -- is 32 in the year 2019 and 33 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1987
Country Singer
Group Names: Dan + Shay

🎵🎸Joey Spampinato -- is 71 in the year 2019 and 72 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1948 N.S.
Multi-instrumentalist, Rockabilly Singer
Group Names: NRBQ

🎵Pervis Spann -- is 87 in the year 2019 and 88 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1932
Hall of Famer, Music Figure
Misc: an American broadcaster and music promoter, who has been influential in the development of blues music in Chicago.

🎵🎸William "Sputnik" Spooner -- is 70 in the year 2019 and 71 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1949 N.S.
Singer, Rock & Roll Guitarist
Misc: Sharon Porter pointed out he was b. 8/16/49, other sources list April or May 16 or born 1939 or 1941
Group Names: The Tubes

🎵James "J.T." Taylor -- is 66 in the year 2019 and 67 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1953
Rhythm and Blues Singer
Misc: added the "J.T." initials so as not to be confused with mellow man James Taylor
Group Names: Kool and the Gang

🎵Vendela Astrid Paterson Young -- is 57 in the year 2019 and 58 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1962
Songwriter, Singer, Canadian
Names/Places: Neil Young's Half Sister; performs as Astrid Young

🎵Young Thug -- is 28 in the year 2019 and 29 in the year 2020; b.8/16/1991 N.S.
Rapper

🎵🎸Scott "Rock Action" Asheton -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1949 d.3/15/2014 (64)
Hall of Famer, Rock & Roll Drummer
Group Names: The Stooges

🎵🎸Kevin Ayers -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1944 d.2/18/2013 N.S. (68)
Songwriter, Bassist, Rock & Roll Singer, English
Group Names: Soft Machine, soloist

🎵Sean Bonniwell -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1940 d.12/20/2011 (71)
Songwriter, Singer
Group Names: Music Machine (as lead)

🎵Sophie Braslau -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1892 d.12/22/1935 (43)
Opera Contralto

🎵🎷Bill Evans -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1929 d.9/15/1980 (51)
Composer, Jazz Pianist
Misc: An innovative pianist
Group Names: Miles Davis

🎵Ernie Freeman -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1922 d.5/16/1981 (58)
Conductor/Composer, Arranger, Pianist
Misc: musical director for Dean Martin, Sammy Davis Jr., Frank Sinatra, and Connie Francis

🎵Barbara George -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1942 d.8/10/2006 (63)
Songwriter, Rhythm and Blues Singer

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⛪🎵🏆Eydie Gorme -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1928 d.8/10/2013 (84)
Jewish, Singer, Model
Names/Places: b. in Bronx; Steve Lawrence's wife; RN:Edith Gormezano
TV Shows: Tonight Show (regular in the 1950s)

🎵Johnny "Ace" Harris -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1927 N.S. d.4/26/2000 N.S. (72)
Pianist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Misc: some souces say d. Apr 25
Group Names: The Ink Spots

🎵Osie Hawkins Jr. -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1913 d.7/11/1993 N.S. (79)
Opera Singer

🎵Al Hibbler -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1915 d.4/24/2001 (85)
Singer, Baritone
Group Names: Duke Ellington's band

🎵Eddie Kirkland -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1928 d.2/27/2011 (82)
Songwriter, Singer, Harmonicaist, Blues Guitarist

🎵Robert Lester -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1942 N.S. d.1/21/2010 N.S. (67)
Hall of Famer, Rhythm and Blues Musician
Names/Places: NN:Squirrel
Group Names: Chi-Lites

🎵🎸Gary Loizzo -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1945 d.1/16/2016 N.S. (70)
Music Producer, Musical Engineer, Rock Singer/Guitarist
Names/Places: MN: Alexander
Group Names: American Breed

🎭🎵Fess Parker -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1924 d.3/18/2010 (85)
TV/Movie Actor, Folk Singer
Names/Places: b. in Fort Worth, TX
Misc: some say b. '25, '26, or '27
TV Shows: Davy Crockett (star and singer), Daniel Boone (star and singer), Mr. Smith Goes to Washington (as Senator Eugene Smith)
Movie Titles: Old Yeller

🎵🎷Carl Perkins -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1928 d.3/17/1958 (29)
Pianist, Jazz Performer
Misc: not to be confused with the country star of the same name

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🎵John Piron -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1888 d.2/17/1943 (54)
Composer, Violinist, Bandleader

🎵🎷Mal Waldron -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1925 d.12/2/2002 (77)
Composer, Soprano-sax, Jazz Pianist

🎵Edythe Wright -- Birth Anniversary -- b.8/16/1914 d.10/27/1965 (51)
Singer

🎭🎵Elsie Baker -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/13/1883 d.8/16/1971 (88)
Actress, Singer

🎵🎸Alan "Tea" Caddy -- Death Anniversary -- b.2/2/1940 d.8/16/2000 (60)
Violinist, Rock & Roll Guitarist, British
Group Names: Johnny Kidd & the Pirates, The Tornadoes

🎵Vassar Clements -- Death Anniversary -- b.4/25/1928 d.8/16/2005 (77)
Country Performer

🎵Bobby DeBarge -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/5/1956 d.8/16/1995 (39)
Singer
Names/Places: aka Robert or Robby

🎵Roger Donley -- Death Anniversary -- b.10/13/1922 d.8/16/1995 (72)
Tubist
Group Names: Spike Jones & The City Slickers

🎵Ronnie Drew -- Death Anniversary -- b.9/18/1935 d.8/16/2008 (72)
Singer
Group Names: The Dubliners (founder)

🎵Melvin Endsley -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/30/1934 d.8/16/2004 (70)
Songwriter, Musician, Country Singer

⛪🎵Aretha Franklin -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/25/1942 N.S. d.8/16/2018 N.S. (76)
Hall of Famer, Baptist, Composer, Pianist, Rhythm and Blues Singer
Names/Places: b. in Memphis, Tennessee; NN: The All Time Queen of Soul Music; Glynn Turman's wife
Song Titles: Respect, (You Make Me Feel Like) A Natural Woman, Think, A Rose is Still a Rose, Rock Steady, Something He Can Feel, Jump To It, Freeway of Love, Who's Zoomin' Who, Sisters Are Doin' It For Themselves, I Knew You Were Waiting (For Me, with George Michael), Jumpin' Jack Flash
Album Titles: I Never Loved a Man the Way I Love You, Lady Soul, "Young, Gifted and Black", Amazing Grace
TV Shows: A Diff'rent World (theme singer)
Movie Titles: The Blues Brothers

🎵Robert Johnson -- Death Anniversary -- b.5/8/1911 N.S. d.8/16/1938 N.S. (27)
Hall of Famer, Songwriter, Blues Singer/Guitarist, Folk Singer
Names/Places: NN:Father of Folk Blues

🎵Wanda Landowska -- Death Anniversary -- b.7/5/1879 d.8/16/1959 (80)
Musician, French, Polish
Misc: Harpsichord revivalist in the 20th century.

🎭🎵Joseph Priestly McCarthy -- Death Anniversary -- b.3/22/1933 d.8/16/1995 (62)
Radio Talk Show Host, Radio Disc Jock
Misc: king of Detroit's morning drive-time radio for more than 30 years

🎭🎵🎸Elvis Presley -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/8/1935 N.S. d.8/16/1977 N.S. (42)
Hall of Famer, Movie Actor, Music Producer, Composer/Songwriter, Singer/Guitarist, Country-Rock Performer
Names/Places: b. in Tupelo, MS; MN:Aron; changed to Aaron; NN:The King of Rock and Roll; Priscilla's ex-husband
Misc: The first real star of rock and roll; too many notable hits to list here!; d. at Graceland Mansion in Memphis, Tennessee; Billboard ranks him as the top pop recording artist of all time with 17 No. 1 songs. The 1956 two-sided hit "Don't Be Cruel/Hound Dog" stays at No. 1 for 11 weeks, a record for the rock era that stands until 1992. Hall of Famer in America's Pop, Country Music, and Rock and Roll
Song Titles: Heartbreak Hotel, Don't Be Cruel, Hound Dog, Love Me Tender, Too Much, All Shook Up, Teddy Bear, Jailhouse Rock, Don't, Hard Headed Woman, Stuck on You, It's Now or Never, Are You Lonesome Tonight?, Surrender, Good Luck Charm, Return to Sender, Suspicious Minds, Way Down, A Little Less Conversation
Album Titles: Elvis Presley, Elvis, Loving You, Elvis is Back!, Something for Everybody, Pot Luck, Aloah from Hawaii via Satellite
Movie Titles: Jailhouse Rock, G.I. blues, Blue Hawaii, Fun in Acapulco, Viva Las Vegas

🎵🎷Max Roach -- Death Anniversary -- b.1/10/1924 d.8/16/2007 (83)
Composer, Drummer, Bandleader, Jazz Performer

🎵Harry Tully -- Death Anniversary -- b.??/??/???? d.8/16/1939 (73)
Tenor

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Debuts

In 2014, 😀 “Girl In A Country Song” by Maddie And Tae

In 1975, 😀 “I Got Stoned And I Missed It” by Jim Stafford

In 1986, 😀 “Paranoimia” by The Art Of Noise With Max Headroom

In 1980, 😀 “The Legend Of Wooley Swamp” by The Charlie Daniels Band

In 1997, “2 Become 1” by Spice Girls

In 1997, “All I Want” by 702

In 1958, “Alone With You” by Faron Young

In 1980, “Another One Bites The Dust” by Queen

In 1969, “Any Way That You Want Me” by Evie Sands

In 2003, “Baby Boy” by Beyoncé Featuring Sean Paul

In 2014, “Bang Bang” by Jessie J Featuring Ariana Grande And Nicki Minaj

In 1997, “Big Bad Mamma” by Foxy Brown Featuring Dru Hill

In 2008, “Can't Believe It” by T-Pain Featuring Lil Wayne

In 1975, “Carolina In The Pines” by Michael Murphey

In 1958, “Cerveza” by Boots Brown And His Blockbusters

In 1958, “Chariot Rock” by The Champs

In 2014, “Chasing The Sun” by Hilary Duff

In 2003, “Crazy” by Javier

In 1997, “Dancehall Queen” by Beenie Man Featuring Chevelle Franklyn

In 1975, “Department Of Youth” by Alice Cooper

In 1958, “Devoted To You” by The Everly Brothers

In 1980, “Doc” by Earl Klugh

In 1958, “Down In Virginia” by Jimmy Reed

In 1975, “Dreaming A Dream” by The Crown Heights Affair

In 1958, “Drip Drop” by The Drifters

In 1969, “Everybody's Talkin'” by Nilsson

In 1997, “Far From Yours” by O.C. Featuring Yvette Michele

In 2003, “Feelin' Freaky” by Nick Cannon Featuring B2K

In 1980, “Games Without Frontiers” by Peter Gabriel

In 1969, “Going In Circles” by Friends Of Distinction

In 1975, “Gone At Last” by Paul Simon And Phoebe Snow

In 1958, “Harvey's Got A Girl Friend” by The Royal Teens

In 2014, “Hot Boy” by Bobby Shmurda

In 1975, “House Of Strangers” by Jim Gilstrap

In 1980, “How Glad I Am” by Joyce Cobb

In 1969, “I Can't Get Next To You” by The Temptations

In 1986, “I Didn't Mean To Turn You On” by Robert Palmer

In 1969, “I Do” by The Moments

In 2014, “I Will Never Let You Down” by Rita Ora

In 1975, “I'm Sorry / Calypso” by John Denver

In 2014, “It Was Always You” by Maroon 5

In 1986, “It's You” by Bob Seger And The Silver Bullet Band

In 1969, “Jean” by Oliver

In 2008, “Just Dance” by Lady Gaga Featuring Colby O'Donis

In 1958, “La Paloma” by Billy Vaughn And His Orchestra

In 1980, “Late At Night” by Dan Seals

In 1958, “Lean Jean” by Bill Haley And His Comets

In 1969, “Let Me Be The One” by Peaches And Herb

In 1969, “Maybe The Rain Will Fall” by The Cascades

In 1958, “Midnighter” by The Champs

In 1969, “Move Over” by Steppenwolf

In 1969, “Muddy Mississippi Line” by Bobby Goldsboro

In 2014, “No Flex Zone!!” by Rae Sremmurd

In 1958, “Nothing In The World” by Nat "King" Cole

In 1969, “Oh How Happy” by Edwin Starr

In 1969, “Oh, What A Night” by The Dells

In 1980, “Only His Name” by Holly Penfield

In 1980, “Out Here On My Own” by Irene Cara

In 1986, “Playing With The Boys” by Kenny Loggins

In 1975, “Por Amor Viviremos (Love Will Keep Us Together)” by The Captain And Tennille

In 1997, “Relax And Party” by Ivory

In 2003, “She Only Smokes When She Drinks” by Joe Nichols

In 1952, “Should I” by The Four Aces

In 2003, “Show Me How To Live” by Audioslave

In 2003, “So Yesterday” by Hilary Duff

In 1958, “Sunday Barbeque” by Tennessee Ernie Ford

In 1958, “Susie Darlin'” by Robin Luke

In 1986, “Sweet Love” by Anita Baker

In 2008, “Swing” by Savage Featuring Soulja Boy Tell'Em

In 1986, “Take Me Home Tonight” by Eddie Money

In 1958, “Tears On My Pillow” by Little Anthony And The Imperials

In 1969, “The Color Of My Love” by Jefferson

In 1986, “The Other Side Of Life” by The Moody Blues

In 1997, “The Tide Is High” by Angelina

In 1958, “The Wizard” by Jimmie Rodgers

In 2014, “This Is How We Do” by Katy Perry

In 1986, “Throwing It All Away” by Genesis

In 1975, “To Each His Own” by Faith, Hope And Charity

In 1997, “To Make You Feel My Love” by Billy Joel

In 1980, “Tommy, Judy And Me” by Rob Hegel

In 1980, “Treasure” by The Brothers Johnson

In 1980, “True Love Ways” by Mickey Gilley

In 1986, “Walk Away Renée” by Southside Johnny And The Jukes

In 1975, “We Been Singin' Songs” by Baron Stewart

In 1975, “What A Difference A Day Makes” by Esther Phillips

In 1969, “What Kind Of Fool Do You Think I Am” by Bill Deal And The Rhondels

In 1975, “What You Got” by Duke And The Drivers

In 2003, “Who Wouldn't Wanna Be Me” by Keith Urban

In 1980, “Who'll Be The Fool Tonight” by Larsen-Feiten Band

In 1952, “You Belong To Me” by Jo Stafford

In 1969, “You Got Yours And I'll Get Mine” by Delfonics

In 1958, “You're A Sweetheart” by Little Willie John

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Debuts

In 2003, 😀 “Hooray Hooray (It's A Cheeky Holiday)” by Cheeky Girls

In 1958, 😀 “Yakety Yak” by The Coasters

In 1986, “Adorations” by Killing Joke

In 1997, “Anthem” by The Wildhearts

In 2008, “Baditude” by Spoon / Harris / Obernik

In 1980, “Best Friend / Stand Down Margaret” by The (English) Beat

In 1997, “Best Regrets” by Geneva

In 2008, “Boyfriend” by Alphabeat

In 1975, “Brazil” by Crispy And Company

In 2003, “Break You Off” by The Roots Featuring Musiq

In 1986, “Brother Louie” by Modern Talking

In 2003, “Can't Let You Go” by Fabolous Featuring Mike Shorey And Lil Mo

In 1997, “Chemical #1” by Jesus Jones

In 1980, “Circus Games” by Skids

In 1997, “Come On Y'All” by Rhythm Masters

In 2003, “Dancing In The Dark” by 4 Tune 500

In 2003, “Day By Day” by Serafin

In 1986, “Dear Boopsie” by Pam Hall

In 1997, “Discohopping” by The Klubbheads

In 1997, “Do You Know (What It Takes)” by Robyn

In 1969, “Don't Forget To Remember” by The Bee Gees

In 1997, “Don't Worry” by Newton

In 1980, “Dreamin'” by Cliff Richard

In 2003, “E Samba” by Junior Jack

In 1980, “Eighth Day” by Hazel O'Connor

In 2003, “Epic” by Rusch And Murray

In 1958, “Everybody Loves A Lover” by Doris Day

In 2003, “Everything Is New” by Frank Black And The Catholics

In 1997, “Everything” by Mary J. Blige

In 2003, “Fallen Angel” by Elbow

In 1958, “Fever” by Peggy Lee

In 1997, “Flowtation” by Vincent de Moor

In 2003, “Four Minute Warning” by Mark Owen

In 2003, “Frontin'” by Pharrell Williams Featuring Jay-Z

In 1975, “Funky Moped / Magic Roundabout” by Jasper Carrott

In 1986, “Girls And Boys” by Prince And The Revolution

In 2003, “God Put A Smile Upon Your Face” by Coldplay

In 2008, “Heartbeat” by Late Of The Pier

In 2014, “Hooked On A Feeling” by Blue Swede

In 1997, “Hypnotize” by D'Influence

In 1980, “I Got You” by Split Enz

In 2003, “I'm In Heaven” by Jason Nevins Presents U.K.N.Y. Featuring Holly James

In 2008, “In The Ayer” by Flo Rida Featuring will.i.am

In 1969, “It's Getting Better” by Mama Cass Elliot

In 2003, “It's Up To You (Shining Through)” by Layo And Bushwacka

In 2003, “Journey Of Life” by Push

In 1975, “Julie Anne” by Kenny

In 2003, “Juliet (Keep That In Mind)” by Thea Gilmore

In 2008, “Kiss With A Fist” by Florence + The Machine

In 1986, “Kisses In The Moonlight” by George Benson

In 1975, “Knockin' On Heaven's Door” by Eric Clapton

In 1997, “Last Cup Of Sorrow” by Faith No More

In 2003, “Light Your Ass On Fire” by Busta Rhymes Featuring Pharrell

In 2008, “Love Is Noise” by The Verve

In 2014, “Love Runs Out” by OneRepublic

In 1997, “Luchini! Aka (This Is It)” by Camp Lo

In 1980, “Marie Marie” by Shakin' Stevens

In 1969, “Marrakesh Express” by Crosby, Stills And Nash

In 2008, “Midnight Madness” by The Chemical Brothers

In 1997, “More Beats And Pieces” by Coldcut

In 1986, “More Than Physical” by Bananarama

In 1997, “Not Tonight” by Lil Kim Featuring Da Brat, Left Eye, Missy "Misdemeanor" Elliott And Angie Martinez

In 1997, “Outlaw” by Olive

In 2003, “Overload” by Voodoo And Serano

In 1997, “Panther Party” by Mad Moses

In 1980, “Paranoid” by Black Sabbath

In 2003, “Pride's Paranoia” by Futureshock

In 2003, “Quest” by Shimon And Andy C

In 2008, “Rhythm Is A Dancer '08” by Snap!

In 2014, “Running Low” by Netsky Featuring Beth Ditto

In 2008, “Sexy Can I” by Yung Berg

In 2008, “She's Like A Star” by Taio Cruz

In 2003, “Show Me A Way” by Captain Soul

In 1997, “Summer '89” by California Sunshine

In 1980, “Summer Fun” by Barracudas

In 1975, “Summertime City” by Mike Batt

In 2014, “The Negative One” by Slipknot

In 2014, “Tough Love” by Jessie Ware

In 2003, “Train On A Track” by Kelly Rowland

In 1997, “Triumph” by Wu-Tang Clan Featuring Cappadonna

In 2003, “When This River Rolls Over You” by Stands

In 1997, “Yesterday” by Wet Wet Wet

In 1997, “Young Hearts Run Free” by Kym Mazelle

Australian Pop Singles Chart Debuts

In 1969, 😀 “Sugar, Sugar” by The Archies

In 1986, 😀 “Yankee Rose” by David Lee Roth

In 2003, “(There's Gotta Be) More To Life” by Stacie Orrico

In 2008, “7 Things” by Miley Cyrus

In 2003, “A Matter Of Time” by Bec Cartwright

In 2014, “Anaconda” by Nicki Minaj

In 2014, “Another Man” by Itch Featuring Megan Joy

In 1975, “At Seventeen / Stars” by Janis Ian

In 1986, “Boys Don't Cry” by The Cure

In 1997, “C U When U Get There” by Coolio Featuring 40 Thevz

In 1975, “Chevy Van / Hang My Head And Moan” by Sammy Johns

In 1975, “Country Bumpkin / It's Not The Miles You Traveled” by Cal Smith

In 2008, “Cry For You” by September

In 1986, “Don't You Love Me Anymore” by Joe Cocker

In 1958, “Endless Sleep” by Jody Reynolds And The Storms

In 2003, “Frontin'” by Pharrell Williams Featuring Jay-Z

In 1997, “Good Times” by CDB

In 1986, “Hands Up In The Air” by Boom Crash Opera

In 1986, “Holy Word” by I'm Talking

In 1969, “Honky Tonk Women / You Can't Always Get What You Want” by The Rolling Stones

In 1997, “How Do I Live” by Trisha Yearwood

In 1975, “How Sweet It Is (To Be Loved By You) / Sarah Maria” by James Taylor

In 1975, “I Don't Like To Sleep Alone / How Can Anything Be Beautiful After You” by Paul Anka With Odia Coates / Paul Anka

In 1952, “I'll Walk Alone” by Jane Froman or Louis Armstrong

In 2014, “I'm Ready” by AJR

In 1975, “Life / Survival” by The Sherbs (as Sherbet)

In 2003, “Miss Independent” by Kelly Clarkson

In 1986, “Nasty” by Janet Jackson

In 1980, “New Romance (It's A Mystery) / Crossfire” by Spider

In 1986, “Nights And Days” by V-Capri

In 1986, “Oh L'Amour” by Erasure

In 1969, “One / Mr. Whippy” by John Farnham

In 1975, “Only Women / Devil's Food” by Alice Cooper

In 1975, “Paloma Blanca / Dream Boat” by The George Baker Selection

In 1975, “Please Mr. Please / And In The Morning” by Olivia Newton-John

In 1980, “Power” by The Temptations

In 2014, “Prayer In C (Robin Schulz Remix)” by Lilly Wood And The Prick And Robin Schulz

In 1969, “Ruby, Don't Take Your Love To Town” by Kenny Rogers And The First Edition

In 1975, “Sail On Sailor / Beginning To Feel The Pain” by Chalice

In 2008, “Saving Grace” by Pete Murray

In 1952, “Silver And Gold” by Pee Wee King Band or Frankie Carle

In 1980, “Sooner or Later / The "B" Side” by The Innocents

In 1980, “That Lovin' You Feelin' Again / Lola” by Roy Orbison And Emmylou Harris / Craig Hundley

In 1986, “The Dead Heart” by Midnight Oil

In 1997, “The Freshmen” by The Verve Pipe

In 1980, “The One I Love / Laughing In The Dark” by Mike McClellan

In 1997, “Turn My Head” by Live

In 1997, “Where Have All The Cowboys Gone?” by Paula Cole

In 1997, “Where's The Love?” by Hanson

In 1986, “Who's Johnny” by El DeBarge

In 1975, “You Told The World / The Driver” by Railroad Gin

In 1986, “Your Wildest Dreams” by The Moody Blues

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Debuts

In 1997, 😀 “I Will Survive” by CAKE

In 2014, “Anaconda” by Nicki Minaj

In 1980, “Bride Of Frankenstein” by Toy Love

In 1997, “C U When U Get There” by Coolio Featuring 40 Thevz

In 2014, “Come Get It Bae” by Pharrell Williams

In 2008, “Energy” by Keri Hilson

In 2008, “Handlebars” by Flobots

In 1975, “Higher Trails” by John Hanlon

In 1997, “I Say A Little Prayer” by Diana King

In 1997, “I'll Be” by Foxy Brown Featuring Jay-Z

In 1975, “Jive Talkin'” by The Bee Gees

In 1997, “Last Night On Earth” by U2

In 2008, “Love Is Noise” by The Verve

In 2003, “Magic Stick” by Lil Kim Featuring 50 Cent

In 2003, “Mareko (Here To Stay)” by Mareko

In 1997, “Mo Money Mo Problems” by The Notorious B.I.G. Featuring Puff Daddy And Ma$e

In 1980, “Over You” by Roxy Music

In 1975, “Please Mr. Please” by Olivia Newton-John

In 1997, “Ready, Willing And Able” by Past To Present

In 2014, “Say Something” by A Great Big World Featuring Christina Aguilera

In 1986, “Sing Our Own Song” by UB40

In 1997, “Smokin' Me Out” by Warren G Featuring Ronald Isley

In 1975, “Someone Saved My Life Tonight” by Elton John

In 1986, “Spirit In The Sky” by Doctor And The Medics

In 1980, “Steal Away” by Robbie Dupree

In 2008, “Superhuman” by Chris Brown Featuring Keri Hilson

In 2014, “This Is How We Do” by Katy Perry

In 1997, “Tourniquet” by Marilyn Manson

In 2003, “Waiting” by Dean Chandler

In 2003, “Wake Up Brother” by Goldenhorse

In 2003, “When I Get You Alone” by Thicke

In 1986, “When Tomorrow Comes” by Eurythmics

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Debuts

In 1997, “All About Us” by Peter André

In 1975, “Baby, Baby Get It On” by Ike And Tina Turner

In 1969, “Baby, I Love You” by Andy Kim

In 1975, “Barbados” by Typically Tropical

In 1997, “Black-Eyed Boy” by Texas

In 1986, “Borrowed Love” by The S.O.S. Band

In 1969, “Cotton Fields” by The Beach Boys

In 1980, “D.I.S.C.O.” by Ottawan

In 1997, “Dames loat die rockjes nou maar waaien” by Normaal

In 1975, “Disco Stomp” by Hamilton Bohannon

In 1997, “Do You Know (What It Takes)” by Robyn

In 1980, “Don't Ask Me Why” by Billy Joel

In 1997, “Fix” by BLACKstreet Featuring Ol' Dirty Bastard And Slash

In 1969, “I Can Sing A Rainbow / Love Is Blue” by The Dells

In 1969, “I'm Free” by The Who

In 1986, “Love Of A Lifetime” by Chaka Khan

In 1975, “One Night” by Mud

In 1980, “Take Your Time (Do It Right)” by The S.O.S. Band

In 1997, “The Age Of Love” by The Age Of Love

In 1980, “To Be Or Not To Be” by B.A. Robertson

In 1986, “When Your Heart Is Weak” by Cock Robin

U.S. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1986, 😀 “Rumors” by Timex Social Club peaked at number 8

In 1947, 😀 “Smoke! Smoke! Smoke! (That Cigarette)” by Tex Williams peaked at number 1

In 1941, “'Til Reveille” by Bing Crosby With John Scott Trotter And His Orchestra peaked at number 6

In 2008, “Forever” by Chris Brown peaked at number 2

In 1952, “Half As Much” by Rosemary Clooney peaked at number 2

In 1980, “Let My Love Open The Door” by Pete Townshend peaked at number 9

In 1980, “More Love” by Kim Carnes peaked at number 10

In 2003, “Never Leave You (Uh Oooh Uh Oooh)” by Lumidee peaked at number 3

In 1986, “Papa Don't Preach” by Madonna peaked at number 1

In 1975, “Someone Saved My Life Tonight” by Elton John peaked at number 4

In 2014, “Stay With Me” by Sam Smith peaked at number 2

In 1952, “Sugarbush” by Frankie Laine And Doris Day peaked at number 10

In 1969, “Sweet Caroline (Good Times Never Seemed So Good)” by Neil Diamond peaked at number 4

In 1980, “Take Your Time (Do It Right) (Part 1)” by The S.O.S. Band peaked at number 3

In 1986, “The Edge Of Heaven” by Wham! peaked at number 10

In 2008, “Tonight” by Jonas Brothers peaked at number 8

U.K. Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2003, 😀 “Hooray Hooray (It's A Cheeky Holiday)” by Cheeky Girls peaked at number 3

In 1997, 😀 “Men In Black” by Will Smith peaked at number 1

In 2008, “5 Years Time” by Noah And The Whale peaked at number 7

In 1980, “9 To 5 (Morning Train)” by Sheena Easton peaked at number 3

In 1986, “Ain't Nothin' Goin' On But The Rent” by Gwen Guthrie peaked at number 5

In 2014, “Am I Wrong” by Nico And Vinz peaked at number 1

In 1986, “Anyone Can Fall In Love” by Anita Dobson And The Simon May Orchestra peaked at number 4

In 1969, “Bringing On Back The Good Times” by Love Affair peaked at number 9

In 1969, “Conversations” by Cilla Black peaked at number 7

In 1975, “Delilah” by The Sensational Alex Harvey Band peaked at number 7

In 1969, “Early In The Morning” by Vanity Fare peaked at number 8

In 1997, “Everything” by Mary J. Blige peaked at number 6

In 2003, “Four Minute Warning” by Mark Owen peaked at number 4

In 2003, “Frontin'” by Pharrell Williams Featuring Jay-Z peaked at number 6

In 1980, “Funkin' For Jamaica (N.Y.)” by Tom Browne peaked at number 10

In 1980, “Give Me The Night” by George Benson peaked at number 7

In 1975, “I Can't Give You Anything (But My Love)” by The Stylistics peaked at number 1

In 2008, “I Kissed A Girl” by Katy Perry peaked at number 1

In 2003, “I'm In Heaven” by Jason Nevins Presents U.K.N.Y. Featuring Holly James peaked at number 9

In 1975, “If You Think You Know How To Love Me” by Smokie peaked at number 3

In 2014, “Love Runs Out” by OneRepublic peaked at number 3

In 1969, “Make Me An Island” by Joe Dolan peaked at number 3

In 1980, “Oh Yeah (There's A Band Playing On The Radio)” by Roxy Music peaked at number 5

In 1980, “Oops Upside Your Head” by The Gap Band peaked at number 6

In 2003, “Pretty Green Eyes” by Ultrabeat peaked at number 2

In 1969, “Saved By The Bell” by Robin Gibb peaked at number 2

In 1975, “Sherry” by Adrian Baker peaked at number 10

In 1986, “Shout (re-recording)” by Lulu peaked at number 8

In 1969, “Wet Dream” by Max Romeo peaked at number 10

In 1997, “Yesterday” by Wet Wet Wet peaked at number 4

Australian Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 2014, “All About That Bass” by Meghan Trainor peaked at number 1

In 2014, “Bang Bang” by Jessie J Featuring Ariana Grande And Nicki Minaj peaked at number 4

In 2014, “Budapest” by George Ezra peaked at number 5

In 1969, “In The Ghetto” by Elvis Presley peaked at number 1

In 1958, “Return To Me (Ritorna a me)” by Dean Martin peaked at number 3

In 2008, “Shake It” by Metro Station peaked at number 2

In 1969, “Spinning Wheel” by Blood, Sweat And Tears peaked at number 5

In 1986, “When Tomorrow Comes” by Eurythmics peaked at number 7

In 1997, “Where's The Love?” by Hanson peaked at number 2

New Zealand Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1986, 😀 “I Wanna Be A Cowboy” by Boys Don't Cry peaked at number 1

In 2014, “Bang Bang” by Jessie J Featuring Ariana Grande And Nicki Minaj peaked at number 4

In 2014, “Budapest” by George Ezra peaked at number 1

In 1975, “Fox On The Run” by The Sweet peaked at number 3

In 2008, “I Kissed A Girl” by Katy Perry peaked at number 1

In 1975, “I'm Not In Love” by 10cc peaked at number 4

In 2008, “Just Dance” by Lady Gaga Featuring Colby O'Donis peaked at number 3

In 2014, “Life Of The Party” by Shawn Mendes peaked at number 6

In 1975, “Listen To What The Man Said” by Paul McCartney And Wings peaked at number 7

In 1986, “Poguetry In Motion EP” by The Pogues peaked at number 9

In 1980, “Rockabilly Rebel” by Matchbox peaked at number 1

In 2008, “Shake It” by Metro Station peaked at number 9

In 2003, “Stand Up / Not Many” by Scribe peaked at number 1

Netherlands Pop Singles Chart Peaks

In 1980, 😀 “Theme From 'Peter Gunn' (Live)” by Emerson, Lake And Palmer peaked at number 2

In 1980, “Could You Be Loved” by Bob Marley And The Wailers peaked at number 4

In 1986, “Let's Go All The Way” by Sly Fox peaked at number 5

In 1969, “Ma Belle Amie” by Tee Set peaked at number 6

In 1975, “Slow Down” by Shabby Tiger peaked at number 7

In 1975, “Tu t'en vas” by Alain Barrière peaked at number 4

In 1980, “Upside Down” by Diana Ross peaked at number 3

In 1986, “Who's Johnny” by El DeBarge peaked at number 7

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