Thursday, August 21, 2014


  • Jackie DeShannon ("Put A Little Love In Your Heart") is 70
  • Kenny Rogers ("Lady") is 76
  • Johnny Carter (two-time member of the Rock 'n' Roll Hall of Fame with both the Flamingos and the Dells) dies of cancer, 2009
  • Los Angeles police raid Michael Jackson's Neverland estate looking for evidence of child abuse, 1993
  • Grace Slick is maced as the Jefferson Starship scuffle onstage with Akron, Ohio police, 1972
  • Rick James is released from prison after serving two years for assault, 1996
  • David Cassidy is arrested for DUI in Shodack, New York (his second such arrest in three years), 2013
  • Leo Sayer judges the Miss Nude Sydney (Australia) Pageant, 2008
  • African and Caribbean stamps are issued honoring American girl groups, 2002
  • Ricky Nelson records "Lonesome Town" in 1958
  • Patsy Cline records "Crazy", 1961