On This Day: September 2nd in Music History

In 1931 “15 Minutes with Bing Crosby” debuted on CBS Radio.

In 1963 The Angels stole the No. 1 record with the song “My Boyfriend’s Back.” They were the first white all-female group to obtain a No.1 record.

In 1965 – The Rolling Stones appeared on  “Ready Steady Go!” on British TV. Mick Jagger and Andrew Loog Oldham stole the show with a parody of Sonny & Cher’s “I Got You Babe.”

In 1970 An ad  in “Melody Maker” by Genesis looking for musicians drew Phil Collins attention. The requirements listed in the ad? Applicant must be “determined to strive beyond existing stagnant music forms.”

In 1995 The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame and Museum opened in Cleavland, OH.

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