Waky Week in Music History
Johnny Randolph’s Top 5 @ 5 - Wednesday May 4, 2016
Top 5 @ 5 - From October 1979
5) Please Don’t Go – K.C. & The Sunshine Band
4) Sad Eyes – Robert John
3) Still – The Commodores
2) Heartache Tonight – The Eagles
1) Don’t Stop ‘Til You Get Enough – Michael Jackson
>>Today In Rock History
On This Day:
The Moody Blues formed in Birmingham, England.
Led Zeppelin opened its 1973 U.S. tour, billed as the, quote, "biggest and most profitable rock and roll tour in the history of the United States."
Kiss performed their first concert in New York City.
Frank Zappa released the album "Orchestral Favorites.
Bluesman Paul Butterfield died. He was 44.
David Bowie's ex-wife Angela told the press that Bowie had slept with Rolling Stones frontman Mick Jagger.
John Fogerty was awarded one-point-three-five-million-dollars in a copyright lawsuit in San Francisco.
Former Guns N' Roses members Slash and Duff McKagan sued singer Axl Rose for one-million-dollars, claiming Rose turned down offers to use the band's music on movie soundtracks without consulting them.
Bret Michaels was released from a Phoenix hospital following 12 days of treatment after he suffered a brain hemorrhage. Doctors said that while Michaels was out of the hospital, he was still recovering from the condition and still "very sick."