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Music History Today for August 3

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This is Music History Today for August 3. On this date: * In 1971, Paul McCartney formed the group Wings. * In 1996, the song Macarena began its 14 week run at number one on the Billboard singles chart. It also kicked off a dance craze. * In 1993, Motown Records was sold from Boston […]

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Music History Today for August 2

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This is Music History Today for August 2. On this date: * In 1961, the Beatles started playing at the Cavern Club as the headlining band. * In 1969, Bob Dylan showed up at his high school reunion. * In 1962, Bob Dylan changed his name legally from his given name, Robert Zimmerman. * In […]