On This Day In Music History

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND - MARCH 23: Adele performs at Mt Smart Stadium on March 23, 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

AUCKLAND, NEW ZEALAND – MARCH 23: Adele performs at Mt Smart Stadium on March 23, 2017 in Auckland, New Zealand. (Photo by Phil Walter/Getty Images)

On this day in 1970, Elton John released his third studio album ‘Tumbleweed Connection’

HOLLYWOOD, CALIFORNIA – FEBRUARY 09: Elton John performs onstage during the 92nd Annual Academy Awards at Dolby Theatre on February 09, 2020 in Hollywood, California. (Photo by Kevin Winter/Getty Images)

In 1978, Blondie released the single ‘Hanging on the Telephone’, as the second single from the album ‘Parallel Lines’.

In 2015, Adele went to No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Hello’, the lead track from her third album ’25’

Born on this day in 1939, American singer-songwriter Grace Slick from Jefferson Airplane (later Starship)

American singer/songwriter Grace Slick of psychedelic rock group Jefferson Airplane, July 1970. (Photo by McCarthy/Daily Express/Hulton Archive/Getty Images)