Weekly update: 2nd – 8th November 2020

This week:

2018, The film ‘Bohemian Rhapsody’ premiered in the U.S.A.
Worksheet Lyric Video

1979, ‘Rock With You’, the second single from Michael Jackson’s Off The Wall, was released. It became his third solo Number One, spending four weeks at the top of the Billboard Hot 100.
Lyric VideoOff The Wall Lyric Videos,

1963, The Beatles played at the Royal Command Performance in London in the presence of the Queen Mother, with John Lennon making his famous “rattle your jewellery” joke before ‘Twist And Shout’.
Twist & Shout : Worksheet Lyric Video

Guy Fawkes/Bonfire Night
Firework – Katy Perry Worksheet Lyric Video

1948, 13-year-old Elvis Presley played guitar and sang ‘Leaf On A Tree’ as a farewell to Milam Junior School, Tupelo, before he and his family left for Memphis.
Hound Dog: Worksheet Lyric Video

Anniversary of the death of Leonard Cohen (2016)
Hallelujah: Worksheet Lyric Video

1972, after the badly attended Ziggy Stardust show in Phoenix, Arizona, on the 4th, the Spiders had a nine-day break, remaining in the city. David Bowie shaved off his eyebrows.
Five Years: Worksheet Lyric Video

Number Ones, 2nd November:
UK Roy Orbison-Only The Lonely
US Brenda Lee-I Want To Be Wanted

UK Matthews Southern Comfort-Woodstock
US The Jackson 5-I’ll Be There

UK Barbra Streisand-Woman In Love
US Barbra Streisand-Woman In Love

UK The Beautiful South – A little time
US Janet Jackson-Black Cat

UK Steps-Stomp
US Christina Aguilera-Come On Over (All I Want is You)

UK Bruno Mars-Just The Way You Are (Amazing)
US Far*East Movement-Like a G6 (feat. Cataracs & Dev)

UK Official Singles Charts
US Billboard Hot 100

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