On This Day In Music History

On this day in 1973, The CBGB Club (Country, BlueGrass, and Blues), opened in the lower eastside of New York City

NEW YORK – NOVEMBER 30: A general View outside of CBGB’s bar where the Ramones once played. The corner of E. 2nd St. and the Bowery will be renamed in memory of the late punk musician Joey Ramone November 30, 2003 in New York City. (Photo by Teresa Lee/Getty Images)

In 1983, Paul McCartney and Michael Jackson started a six week run at number 1 on the US singles chart with ‘Say Say Say’

In 2000, Eminem went number 1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Stan’