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On This Day In Music History

On this day in 1977, The Eagles were number one with ‘Hotel California’. This was the group’s fourth US number 1. The Eagles also won the 1977 Grammy Award for Record of the Year for the song at the 20th Annual Grammy Awards in 1978.


EAGLES HOTEL CALIFORNIA classic LyricsOn a dark desert highway, cool wind in my hairWarm smell of colitas, rising up through the airUp ahead in the distance,...

In 2000, Britney Spears went to number 1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Oops!… I Did It Again’. 

In 2006, Snow Patrol went to number 1 on the UK album chart with ‘Eyes Open’ the bands fourth album.