Happy birthday, Mike Vickers (of Manfred Mann), born 1941. On 4/19/69 the Bob and Earl 45 “Harlem Shuffle” charts at No. 7 in England, as a re-issue. Also on 4/19/69 the Mary Hopkin 45 “Goodbye” charts at No. 2 in England. On 4/18/70 the Juicy Lucy 45 “Who Do You Love?” (on Vertigo Records) charts at No. 14 in England. On 4/21/73 the LP “Billion Dollar Babies” by Alice Cooper charts at No. 1 in the US. And on April 19th: Happy birthday, Mark Volman (of The Turtles & The Mothers!), born 1947.
No new post today, folks – just the date listing. New blogs coming up shortly, likely next week. This stuff doesn’t write itself!