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June 19th – Rolling Stones “Jumpin’ Jack Flash”

In 1968, the #RollingStones had their seventh UK number 1 with Jumpin’ Jack Flash #singing;#feelgood Jumpin’ Jack Flash I was born in a cross-fire hurricane And I howled at my ma in the driving rain, But it’s all right now,

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June 16th – First rollercoaster opened on Coney Island- “Like a rolling stone”

In 1884, the first #rollercoaster opened on Coney Island in the USA.  Here #Bob Dylan keeps us in a rolling mood with  #Like a rolling stone. #singing;#feelgood Like a rolling stone Once upon a time you dressed so fine You

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May 28th – Percy Sledge – “When a man loves a woman”

In 1966, #PercySledge started a two week run at No. 1 in the US singles chart with “When a man loves a woman”.  Before the recording session the song had no title or lyrics.  So hum along and don’t worry

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May 12th – Bob Dylan – “Blowin’ in the wind”

In 1963,  #Bob Dylan walked out of the #EdSullivan show on US TV.  Hum along to “Blowin’ in the Wind” today. #singing #feelgood Blowin’ in the Wind How many roads most a man walk down Before you call him a

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May 10th – Tom Jones (the novel) published – “Delilah”

In 1749, the final volume of the novel #TomJones was published.  We celebrate that event with #Delilah from that great singer of modern times who shares the same name. #singing #feelgood Delilah I saw the light on the night that

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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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