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On This Day In Music History

On this day in 1963, The Beatles were at number 1 on the UK singles chart with ‘I Want To Hold Your Hand’,

In 1970, The Doors played what would be their last ever live show with Jim Morrison when they played at the Warehouse in New Orleans

American psychedelic rock band The Doors during a press conference at Heathrow Airport, London (left to right); drummer John Densmore, keyboard player Ray Manzarek (1939 – 2013), vocalist Jim Morrison (1943 – 1971) and guitarist Robby Krieger, 5th September 1968. (Photo by Len Trievnor/Daily Express/Getty Images)

In 1987, George Michael started a four week run at number 1 on the US singles chart with ‘Faith’