Today in Rock History…February 6th

Published On February 6, 2018 | By Rob Jenkins | Rock Lounge, Today In Rock History

1990: Billy Idol was involved in a motorcycle accident in Los Angeles after he ran a stop sign. He suffered multiple broken bones.

1988: Bruce Springsteen had his 11th top ten single in the U.S. with “Tunnel of Love.”

1982: The J. Geils Band reached the top of the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart for the first and only time with “Centerfold. ” It stayed at the number 1 spot for 6 weeks.

1980: Dream Police by Cheap Trick was certified platinum by the RIAA for sales of one million copies.


Guns and Roses front man Axl Rose born in 1962.

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