Mike T

On this Day July 18, 1988

On this Day July 18, 1988

Ike Turner was sentenced in Santa Monica, California to one year in jail for possessing and transporting cocaine. Police had stopped Turner, former husband of Tina Turner, in August 1987 for driving erratically and found about six ...

Mike T

July 18th, 2018

On this Day July 18, 1980

On this Day July 18, 1980

held the top position of both the US albums and singles charts. His album Glass Houses contained his first and biggest No.1 hit, ‘It’s Still Rock ‘n’ Roll to Me.’

Mike T

July 18th, 2018

On this Day July 18, 1966

On this Day July 18, 1966

leader of The Bobby Fuller Four was found dead in his car in Los Angeles aged 23. Fuller died mysteriously from gasoline asphyxiation, while parked outside his apartment. Police labelled it a suicide, but the possibility of foul play ...

Mike T

July 18th, 2018

On this Day July 18, 1968

On this Day July 18, 1968

Working at Abbey Road studios The Beatles recorded ‘Cry Baby Cry’ and One take of ‘Helter Skelter’ lasted 27′ 11”, the longest Beatle recording ever.

Mike T

July 18th, 2018

On this Day July 17, 2004

On this Day July 17, 2004

Half of the 4,500 people in the audience walked out of Linda Ronstadt’s show at the Aladdin Resort and Casino in Las Vegas after the singer dedicated an encore of Desperado to filmmaker Michael Moore and urged the crowd to see ...

Mike T

July 17th, 2018