This Day in Music

May 27th

May 27

2006: The Red Hot Chili Peppers hit #1 on the album charts with Stadium Arcadium.  Dani California was the album’s biggest hit.

1995Hootie & the Blowfish’s Cracked Rear View Mirror is the #1 album.  Only Wanna Be With You was its biggest hit

1975: Andre 3000 (Andre Lauren Benjamin) of OutKast is born.  Hey Ya is one of OutKast’s biggest hits.

1962Andy Williams’ Moon River (from the movie Breakfast at Tiffany’s) is named both Record and Song of the Year at the Grammys.

1963: The Beatles release From Me to You.

1961Ricky Nelson’s Travelin’ Man is #1.

1957Buddy Holly records Not Fade Away and Everyday.

1957Buddy Holly releases That’ll Be The Day.

Songs Of The Day:

Only Wanna Be With You (Hootie & The Blowfish); Moon River (Andy Williams); From Me To You (The Beatles); Travelin’ Man (Ricky Nelson); Not Fade Away (Buddy Holly); Everyday (Buddy Holly); That’ll Be The Day (Buddy Holly); Dani California (Red Hot Chili Peppers); Hey Ya (OutKast)