Listen: United States, David Bowie, Pink Floyd discussed on Rush Limbaugh
"Take a trip back with this week's rock almanac. What's going on rock and roll lovers? It's sandy west here to take you on a trip back to this week in rock and roll history. Let's start back in nineteen fifty were, gene. Autry Rudolph the red nosed reindeer based on the children's book written in nineteen thirty nine. It's number one on the billboard singles chart this week in nineteen sixty three drummer Charlie watts joins the Rolling Stones after leaving blues incorporated and his job working as a graphic designer this week in one thousand nine hundred ninety during a UK tour Led Zeppelin appeared at the Royal Albert Hall in London. It was the night of Jimmy Page's twenty-six birthday in attendance, John Lennon, Eric Clapton. Jeff Beck and others the two and a quarter percent was recorded and filmed but shelved for several decades. Eventually seeing a release on a two thousand three DVD this week in one thousand nine hundred Pink Floyd releases another brick in the wall part two in the US the single peaked at number one on both the US and UK charts giving Pink Floyd their first and only number one hit the single went to number one in many other countries, including Australia, Germany, and Italy's this week in one thousand nine hundred. Seven David Bowie. Fiftieth birthday bash takes place at Madison Square Garden in the form of a charity, concert benefiting. Save the children Bowie's famous house including sonic youth. Read Robert Smith, Billy Corgan, and the foo fighters pay tribute with renditions of the singers tunes Bowie closes it out with the nine hundred sixty nine hit space oddity and this week in two thousand the number one song in the country was Santana, featuring rob Thomas and smooth. There's your look back at this week's rock almanac. Yeah.."