Welcome to The Time Tunnel, a time when life was full of ups and downs, and crazy turnarounds. No matter who you are, or where you were raised everyone has their story… good, fair, or not so good but my mission is to brighten your days with music and historical events that you may have forgotten.
On this day September 29
1962 “Green Onions” by Booker T & MG’s peaks at #3
1963 Cardinal’s celebrate Stan Musial Day in St Louis, for Stan Musial’s final game, where he hits his 3,629th & 3,630th total hits (475 HRs)
1967 Gladys Knight & Pips releases “I Heard it Through the Grapevine”
1975 WGPR-TV Detroit, 1st African American-owned and operated television station in the continental US, began broadcasting.
1977 James Brown‘s band walks out claiming they were underpaid & overworked
1984 “Let’s Go Crazy” by Prince & Revolution peaks at #1
1987 “Didn’t We Almost Have It All,” by Whitney Houston hits #1