Posts tagged "club/dance"
On this date thirty-two years ago, Blondie has their first number-one single – Heart of Glass. They would have three more over the next two years:
On this date nine years ago today, TLC’S Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes is killed in a car crash in La Ceiba, Honduras. She is thirty. Here TLC perform their first big hit:
On this date twenty-five years ago, Prince’s Kiss starts a two-week run at the top of the charts. This is his third number-one single after When Doves Cry and Let’s Go Crazy. Here he performs Kiss on Ellen in ’04: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=76RhkQSjj_k
On thisa date forty-five years ago, Lisa Stansfield is born in Manchester. Here’s perhaps her most well-known song:
On this date thirty-two years ago, Gloria Gaynor’s disco anthem and karaoke favorite “I Will Survive” kicks off a three-week reign at the top of the charts. Here is a live version, also from ’79: