Bootsy Collins was born.
Duane Eddy hits #37 with "Some Kind-A Earthquake".
The Fireballs hit #39 with "Torquay".
The Beatles are awarded England's prestigious MBE (Members of the Order of the British Empire). John comments, "I thought you had to drive tanks and win wars to get the MBE."
The Moody Blues hits #61 in the US with "Ride My See-Saw".
Bob Wills is inducted into the Country Music Hall of Fame.
Steppenwolf hits #3 with "Magic Carpet Ride".
Suspicious Minds (Elvis Presley) was a hit.
Art Garfunkel hits #34 with "Second Avenue."
Foreigner hits #12 with "Dirty White Boy".
Extreme hits #4 with "Hole Hearted".
MTV premieres "The Eagles: Hell Freezes Over." The music special receives a 2.5 Nielsen rating and more than 2 million viewers tune in for this concert performance. This show marks the first time since 1980 that the band members Glenn Frey, Don Henley, Joe Walsh and Timothy B. Schmidt perform together.