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 October 14
1964 Martin Luther King Jr. announced as winner of the Nobel Peace Prize.
1965, Born on this day, singer Karyn White, “Superwoman”, (1991 US No.1 single ‘Romantic’).
1978, Born on this day, Usher, singer, (1998 UK No.1 single ‘You Make Me Wanna’, 1998 US No.1 single, ‘Nice & Slow’. His 2004 album Confessions sold over a million copies in the US in its first week of release, selling the greatest amount of records in one week for any R&B artist). To date, his worldwide sales stand at 43 million albums and 75 million records overall, making him one of the best-selling music artists of all time.
1982 U.S. President Reagan proclaims a war on drugs.