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Today In Rock: July 22

1940

George Clinton, the visionary leader of the Parliament-Funkadelic empire, is born in Kannapolis, North Carolina.

1946

Louis Jordan hits #1 on the R&B chart and #6 on the pop chart with "Ain't Nobody Here But Us Chickens."

1947

Don Henley was born.

1956

I Want You, I Need You, I Love You (Elvis Presley) was a hit.

1971

'Maggot Brain', the third Funkadelic album, is highlighted by the title track, a landmark ten-minute guitar solo from Eddie Hazel.

1978

Earth, Wind and Fire hit #9 with "Got to Get You Into My Life" and #13 with "Serpentine Fire".

1995

The Ramones release their fourteenth and final studio album, 'Adios Amigos.'