Weekly update: 11th – 17th April 2022

This week:

1976, Queen played the first show of an 8-date tour of Australia, at the Entertainments Centre, Perth.
We Will Rock You: WorksheetLyric VideoSpeak Up Video

International Day of Human Space Flight
Space Oddity – David Bowie: WorksheetLyric Video

2009, BBC Radio 2 announced that ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ was the second most played song in public places in the last 75 years.
WorksheetLyric Video Speak Up Video

1989, Whitney Houston presented Michael Jackson with a Special Achievement Award at Neverland Ranch, in a live video link to the first World Music Awards show in Monaco.
Whitney Houston – Greatest Love Of All: Worksheet Lyric Video

Anniversary of the sinking of the Titanic (1912)
My Heart Will Go On – Céline Dion: Worksheet Lyric Video

1973, John Lennon was interviewed at the Beverly Hills Hotel by friend Elliot Mintz, a journalist who the previous year had lost his radio job for playing Some Time In New York City in its entirety. Lennon claimed he and Yoko did not have marital problems.
Imagine: Worksheet Lyric Video

Easter Sunday
Worksheet: Peter Cottontail – Gene Autry
Easter Karaoke

Number Ones, 11th April:

UK The Shadows – Wonderful Land
US Shelley Fabares-Johnny Angel

UK Harry Nilsson-Without You
US America-A Horse With No Name

UK Goombay Dance Band-Seven Tears
US Joan Jett & The Blackhearts-I Love Rock ‘N’ Roll

UK Shakespears Sister – Stay
US Vanessa Williams-Save The Best For Last

UK Gareth Gates-Unchained Melody
US Jennifer Lopez-Ain’t It Funny (feat. Ja Rule)

UK Chris Brown-Turn Up The Music
US fun.-We Are Young (feat. Janelle Monàe) Worksheet Speak Up video

UK Official Singles Charts
US Billboard Hot 100

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