Today in Rock History…Nov. 2nd

Published On November 2, 2017 | By Rob Jenkins | Rock Lounge, Today In Rock History

In 1974 “Can’t Get Enough” by Bad Company peaked at number five and was their highest charting single in the U.S.

In 1974 Crosby, Stills, Nash & Young reached number one on the Billboard 200 Album Chart for one week with “So Far.”

In 1979 The Who’s second musical film Quadrophenia was released in the U.S. The film featured the acting debut of Sting where he played Ace Face.

In 1985 Loverboy had their first top ten single in the U.S. with “Lovin’ Every Minute of It.”

In 1991 U2 reached number one on the U.K. singles chart for the second time with “The Fly.” Bono described the song as “Four men chopping down The Joshua Tree”.

Happy Birthday to…

Keith Emerson-keyboardist for Emerson, Lake, & Palmer born in 1944
Bobby Dall-bassist for Poison born in 1963

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