On This Day In Music History

BILBAO, SPAIN - NOVEMBER 04: Janet Jackson performs on stage during the MTV EMAs 2018 at Bilbao Exhibition Centre on November 4, 2018 in Bilbao, Spain. (Photo by Stuart C. Wilson/Getty Images for MTV)

On this day in 1989, Janet Jackson started a four week run at No.1 on the US album chart with ‘Rhythm Nation 1814’.

In 2007, X-Factor winner Leona Lewis went to Number 1 on the UK singles chart with the first track from her debut album ‘Bleeding Love.’

In 2013, New Zealand singer Lorde topped the UK singles chart with her debut single, ‘Royals’,

Born on this day in 1987, American singer and songwriter Frank Ocean.

LOS ANGELES, CA – NOVEMBER 01: Frank Ocean speaks onstage at Spotify’s Inaugural Secret Genius Awards hosted by Lizzo at Vibiana on November 1, 2017 in Los Angeles, California. (Photo by Matt Winkelmeyer/Getty Images for Spotify)