On This Day In Music History

SYDNEY - JANUARY 01: SINGER DAVID BOWIE PERFORMS DURING HIS GLASS SPIDER TOUR IN 1987, AT SYDNEY ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE. (Photo by Patrick Riviere/Getty Images).

SYDNEY – JANUARY 01: SINGER DAVID BOWIE PERFORMS DURING HIS GLASS SPIDER TOUR IN 1987, AT SYDNEY ENTERTAINMENT CENTRE. (Photo by Patrick Riviere/Getty Images).

On this day in 1973, David Bowie scored his second UK No.1 album when ‘Pinups’ & started a five-week run at the top of the charts

3rd July 1973: David Bowie performs his final concert as Ziggy Stardust at the Hammersmith Odeon, London. The concert later became known as the Retirement Gig. (Photo by Express/Express/Getty Images)

In 1990, ‘Ice Ice Baby’, by Vanilla Ice became the first rap record to top the US singles chart

LAS VEGAS, NV – APRIL 14: Rapper Vanilla Ice performs onstage during attends CinemaCon 2016 as 20th Century Fox Invites You to a Special Presentation Highlighting Its Future Release Schedule at The Colosseum at Caesars Palace during CinemaCon, the official convention of the National Association of Theatre Owners, on April 14, 2016 in Las Vegas, Nevada. (Photo by Alberto E. Rodriguez/Getty Images for CinemaCon)

In 2013, The first ever YouTube awards were held in New York City.

NEW YORK – JUNE 05: Co-founders of YouTube Steve Chen and Chad Hurley speak onstage while receiving the Webby Person of the Year award at the 11th Annual Webby Awards at Chipriani Wall Street on June 5, 2007 in New York City. (Photo by Bryan Bedder/Getty Images)