1976: Wild Cherry's self-titled album, which includes their number one single, "Play that Funky Music", is certified Gold.
1984: Stevie Wonder had his first UK #1 with "I Just Called To Say I Love You", 18 years after his chart debut in 1966. The song stayed at the top for six weeks.
1969: Bob Dylan's "Lay Lady Lay" peaks at #7 on the Billboard singles chart. Departing from his usual high pitched, nasal style, Dylan's low-key vocal also pushed the song to #5 in the UK.
1991: Eagles' drummer Don Henley was a bright spot at the MTV Video Music Awards when he performed his solo hit "The Heart Of The Matter". The rest of the show was mostly Rap and Metal.