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Music History Today for September 28

This is Music History Today for September 28. On this date:

* In 1976, Stevie Wonder released the classic album Songs in the Key of Life.
* In 1991, Miles Davis passed away from pneumonia.
* In 1997, the Audio Engineering Society made public the DVD-Audio format.
* In 1994, the man who was the inspiration for Sarah McLachlan’s song Possession committed suicide. The song, for the record, is not a love song; it’s a stalker song, much like the Police’s song Every Breath You Take.
Born on this date:
* Young Jeezy
* Hilary Duff
* Moon Unit Zappa
* Jennifer Rush
* George Lynch of Dokken
* Keni Burke of the Five Stairsteps
* Peter Hope-Evans of Medicine Head
* Nick St. Nicholas of Steppenwolf
* country singer Tommy Collins
* blues singer Koko Taylor
* Ben E. King