Today In Rock: July 24

1949

The Ravens hit #9 and #8 respectively with the National releases "White Christmas" and "Ricky's Blues."

1951

Joe Liggins hit #5 on the R&B chart with "Little Joe's Boogie".

1953

Gary Shider was born.

1961

Sam Cooke hits #17 with "Cupid".

1962

The Miracles hit #1 on the R&B chart and #8 (2/09/63) on the pop chart with "You've Really Got A Hold On Me".

1965

Wilson Pickett hits #21 with "In the Midnight Hour".

1966

Wild Thing (The Troggs) was a hit.

1971

Graham Nash hits #35 with "Chicago".

1976

Seals & Crofts hits #6 with "Get Closer".

1976

T. Rex hits #13 in the UK with "I Love to Boogie."

1982

Larry Elgart hits #31 with "Hooked on Swing".

1982

Talk Talk hits #14 in the UK with "Today".

1988

Roll With It (Steve Winwood) was a hit.