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May 9th – The Beatles – “She Loves You”

In 1964, The #Beatles had held the No.1 position on the US singles chart for fourteen weeks with three No.1’s in succession. ‘I Want To Hold Your Hand’ for seven weeks, ‘She Loves You’ for two weeks and ‘Can’t Buy

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April 27th – Sandy Shaw – “Puppet on a String”

In 1967, #SandieShaw was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Puppet On A String’, her third UK No.1 and the #Eurovision Song Contest winner that year. Puppet on a String I wonder if one day that, you’ll say

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April 26th – Dusty Springfield – “You don’t have to say you love me”

In 1966, #DustySpringfield achieved her only No.1 in the UK charts, “You don’t have to say you love me”. #feelgood You don’t have to say you love me When I said I needed you You said you would always stay

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March 29th – Tom Jones knighted – “What’s new pussycat?”

In 2006, #TomJones was #knighted by the #Queen.  Well done Sir Tom!  #Singing #Feelgood What’s new Pussycat? What’s new pussycat? Woah, Woah What’s new pussycat? Woah, Woah Pussycat, Pussycat I’ve got flowers And lots of hours To spend with you.

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March 5th – Hula Hoop patented – “Twist and Shout”

In 1963, the #HulaHoop was patented.  Here is a song describing the reaction of children across the globe!  #singing;#feelgood Twist and Shout Well, shake it up, baby, now, (shake it up, baby) Twist and shout. (twist and shout) C’mon c’mon,

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February 27th – “Oh no” The Tower of Pisa is falling over! – “Lean on me”

In 1964, they noticed that the top of the #LeaningTowerOfPisa was 17ft off centre.  What to do?  #singing;#feelgood Lean on me Sometimes in our lives We all have pain, we all have sorrow But if we are wise We know

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February 18th – Lulu and Maurice Gibb get married – “First of May”

In 1969, the wedding of #Lulu and #MauriceGibb of the #BeeGees attracted 3000 uninvited guests.  Here they are singing together just before his untimely death #singing;#feelgood First of May When I was small, and Christmas trees were tall, we used

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