In 1995, Neil Young released his 23rd album Mirror Ball which featured Pearl Jam as his backing band. It went on to peak at number five on the album chart & be certified Gold.
In 1994, Aerosmith became the first big name band to release a song, titled “Head First” on the internet as a free download. The song was available on CompuServe for one week & fans had to endure an hour’s worth of download time to hear the song.
In 1978, UNICEF named Kansas as their first musical ambassadors of goodwill.