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November 8, 1952

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On this day in 1952, the first ever UK pop chart was published by the New Musical Express after staff asked 53 record shops to divulge their sales returns. “Here In My [...]

November 29, 2014

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On this day in 2014, Taylor Swift replaced herself at the No.1 spot on the Hot 100 when “Blank Space” knocked “Shake It Off” from the top spot. The [...]

November 12, 1955

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On this day in 1955, Billboard began their “Top 100” chart, with the first No.1 listed as “Love Is A Many-Splendored Thing” by the Four Aces. The [...]

October 2, 1995

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On this day in 1995, Alanis Morissette’s Jagged Little Pill reached the top of the Billboard 200 in its 15th week, giving the Maverick label, founded by Madonna, its [...]

April 1, 1988

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On this day in 1988, N.W.A.’s “Gangsta Gangsta” became the group’s first hit to enter the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Songs chart, where it debuted at [...]

March 14, 1964

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On this day in 1964, Billboard Magazine reported that Beatles records made up 60% of all singles [...]

March 11, 1989

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On this day in 1989,  Eazy-E’s solo debut album Eazy-Duz-It, which was released six months earlier, debuted at No.12 on the Billboard R&B/Hip-Hop Albums chart. [...]

Sept 4, 1976

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On this day in 1976, Fleetwood Mac’s self-titled album reached No.1 a year after its release, knocking off Peter Frampton’s Frampton Comes Alive. It is the [...]

June 11, 1966

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On this day in 1966, The Rolling Stones’ single ‘Paint It Black’ hit No.1 on the Billboard Hot 100 [...]

May 22, 1965

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On this day in 1965, ‘Ticket To Ride’ became The Beatles’ eighth No.1 [...]
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