Today In Rock History…Sept.21st

Published On September 21, 2017 | By Connor Hutchinson | Rock Lounge, Today In Rock History

In 1991, Dire Straits entered the U.K. Album Chart at number one with their sixth and final album “On Every Street`; which spent one week on top

In 1985, Dire Straits reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart for the first and only time with “Money for Nothing” which spent three weeks at number on top of the chart.

In 1984, Rush filmed their concert at Toronto’s Maple Leaf Gardens which would later be released as “Grace Under Pressure Tour 1984“.

In 1979, Cheap Trick released their fourth studio album “Dream Police“ which went on to reach number six on the Billboard 200 Album Chart & sell one million copies in the U.S.

In 1968, Deep Purple’s debut single, a cover of Joe South’s “Hush” peaked at number four on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart which was their first top ten single in the U.S.

Happy Birthday to…

Don Felder – guitarist for The Eagles born in 1947

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