Weekly update: 29th November – 5th December 2021

This week:

29th
Anniversary of the death of George Harrison (2001)
Worksheets:
Twenty Beatles Worksheets (including Here Comes The Sun)
George Harrison – My Sweet Lord

30th
1982, Michael Jackson’s sixth studio album Thriller, produced by Quincy Jones, was released. It became the best-selling album of all time, and won a record eight Grammy awards.
Thriller: Worksheet
Thriller album: Lyric Videos

1st
World AIDS Day
Worksheets:
46664 (That’s My Number) – Nelson Mandela
That’s What Friends Are For – Dionne Warwick, Elton John, Gladys Knight and Stevie Wonder
One – U2

2nd
2013, Brian May and Roger Taylor officially opened the Queen Studio Experience at the Montreux studios, Switzerland, where Queen recorded 7 albums.
The Show Must Go On: Worksheet Lyric Video

3rd
International Day of Persons with Disabilities
Worksheet: Kentucky Avenue – Tom Waits

4th
1999, David Bowie played in Milan as part of the 8-date Hours tour. The next day he appeared on RAI TV’s Quelli Che Il Calcio, saying Scottish sculptor Edoardo Paolozzi, Little Richard and William Burroughs were huge influences.
“Heroes”: Worksheet Lyric Video

5th
Anniversary of the death of Nelson Mandela (2013)
Worksheet: 46664 (That’s My Number)

Number Ones, 29th November:

1961
UK Elvis Presley-(Marie’s The Name Of) His Latest Flame
US Jimmy Dean-Big Bad John

1971
UK Slade – Coz I Luv You

US Isaac Hayes – Theme From Shaft

1981
UK Queen & David Bowie-Under Pressure
US Olivia Newton-John-Physical

1991
UK Michael Jackson-Black Or White
US Michael Bolton-When A Man Loves A Woman

2001
UK Blue-If You Come Back
US Mary J. Blige-Family Affair

2011
UK Rihanna-We Found Love (feat. Calvin Harris)
US Rihanna-We Found Love (feat. Calvin Harris)

2021
UK Official Singles Charts
US Billboard Hot 100

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