Archive: February 6

From The Archives: February 6 produced a treasure trove of outstanding music! There are three #1 hits in this collection but on a sad note, two songs in this medley are the result of the deaths of two legends who passed away on this date.

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What Happened On February 6?

1967 – The Turtles released a #1 single
1968 – The Beatles recorded a #1 hit
1974 – The Guess Who released a Top 40 hit
1979 – ABBA recorded a #19 single
1979 – Status Quo recorded a single which reached #16 on the British charts but was never released in the U.S. They should have. They really should have.
1981 – George Harrison (with help from Paul and Ringo) recorded a tribute to John Lennon
1998 – Carl Wilson of The Beach Boys died
1981 – Austrian superstar Falco died

Comments (13)

  1. Mary Helen Hawthorne

    A medley from all those years ago
    Most enjoyable

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    1. Ray (Post author)

      Thank you, Mary Helen 🥰
      Short, but sweet (I hope)

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  2. Nancy Garbati

    Another enjoyable medley, thanks so much <3

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    1. Ray (Post author)

      Thank you, Nancy 🥰

      Reply
  3. Fred

    As always Ray it was great!! How are you doing with the weather?? We are cold here for us!! I have a lady who I believe wants to join the group will help her out!!
    Love ya

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    1. Ray (Post author)

      Not doing all that well, Fred
      Major league back spasms. Is Deb the lady you’re talking about?
      Love ya

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  4. Rosa-Lee Gould

    It’s later in the day but Ted & I still tuned in. Hope your day has been a good one. Saw your thank you message this am & started to write “you’re welcome” & it was gone (lol). Maybe I was just up to early. Thanks for the music 🙂

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    1. Ray (Post author)

      Thank you, Lee & Ted
      You weren’t up too early 😉
      I posted it by mistake 🙂

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  5. Bonnie Adams Scriba

    Great collection, Ray! Thanks for keeping the music alive. Looking forward to more tomorrow!

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    1. Ray (Post author)

      Thank you, Bonnie. I’m glad you enjoyed them!

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  6. Jim

    This also beats the Johnny. Math-put-to-sleeper-is mix!

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    1. Ray (Post author)

      Thank you, sir 🙂

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  7. Pat Conant

    Expanded my musical horizon today(Ha ha.)

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