On this day

1965 | The Rolling Stones recorded ’(I Can’t Get No) Satisfaction’ at RCA Hollywood studios.

1967 | Pink Floyd appeared at the Queen Elizabeth Hall, London, giving a special concert Games For May – Space Age Relaxation For The Climate Of Spring.

1967 | Are You Experienced by the Jimi Hendrix Experience was released in the UK. It is widely regarded as one of the greatest debuts in the history of rock music.

1971 | Rolling Stone Mick Jagger married Bianca Macias at St Tropez Town Hall.

1973 | Led Zeppelin started a three-week run at No.1 on the US album chart with their fifth album Houses Of The Holy.

1977 | Led Zeppelin received the outstanding contribution to British music at the second Ivor Novello Awards held at the Grosvenor Hotel, London.

1990 | Adamski started a four-week run at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘Killer’.

2017 | Kendrick Lamar was at No.1 on the US album chart with his fourth studio album Damn.

Born on this day

1942 | English rock and roll singer-songwriter and actor Ian Dury.

1958 | Eric Singer, drummer, Kiss. He debuted with the band on the 1992 album Revenge.

1959 | American rock singer-songwriter Ray Gillen.