On This Day: September 1st

September 1st was a busy day throughout music history!

In 1977 Generation X dropped their first single “Your Generation.”

In 1978 Styx dropped the album “Pieces of Eight.”

In 1979  INXS had their live debut in Sydney, Australia.

In 1979 U2 dropped their first record “U2-3” in Ireland.

In 2004  The iTunes Music Store hit 125 million songs sold.

For more music history facts for September 1st, visit OnThisDay.com.