Today In Rock History… January 12th
1971: Alice Cooper released their third album Love It to Death which went on to become their breakthrough album reaching number 35 on the Billboard 200 Album Chart & selling one million copies in the U.S.
1974: The Steve Miller Band received their first number one single with “The Joker” which spent one week on top of the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart.
1991: Damn Yankees earned their first and only top ten single in the U.S. after peaking at number three on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with “High Enough”. This single would be the highest charting single of Ted Nugent’s career.
Long John Baldry born in 1941