On This Date 8-29-13


On This Day in History


Happenings Through Out The years On August 29th

2003…At The MTV Video Awards In NYC, Madonna Stunned The Audience When She Kissed Britney Spears And Christina Aguilera After A Racy Version Of Like A Virgin 

1966…The Beatles Played Their Last Concert For A Paying Audience (During Their 4th American Tour) At Candlestick Park In San Francisco…Tickets Were 7, 6 And 5 Dollars…The Last Song They Played Was The Little Richard Tune, Long Tall Sally

1978... Bruce Springsteen & The ESB Played The 2nd Of 2 Nites At The Stanley Theater

1990…Elton John Checked In To A Rehab Center In Chicago…He Received Treatment For Alcoholism, Drugs And Bulimia

1976…The Clash Made Their Live Debut, For The General Public, Opening For The Sex Pistols At The Screen On The Green In London…They Played A Private Gig For The Press On Aug. 13th

1970…Edwin Starr Started A 3 Week Run At #1 On The Singles Chart With War.  It Would Be His Only #1

Me’shell Ndegeocello  (Bass/Wild Night With John Mellencamp In ‘94)…Born In 1968

Michael Jackson  (The King Of Pop-13 #1 Singles Either With The Jacksons Or Solo-I Want You Back #1 In ‘70/Billie Jean #1 In ‘83/As Of ’09, Thriller Remains The Best Selling Album Of All-Time With Sales Of Over 110 Million Copies World-Wide)...Born In 1958
…Died From Cardiac Arrest On June 25th, 2009

2012...The Happy Together Tour Featuring The Turtles, Mickey Dolenz, The Grass Roots, The Buckinghams And Gary Puckett & The Union Gap Played The Carnegie Library Music Hall In Homestead


1. Into the Groove

2. I Want to Hold Your Hand

3. Born in the USA
Bruce Springsteen

4. I Don't Wanna Go On With You Like That
Elton John

5. London Calling

6. War
Edwin Starr

7. Wild Night
John Mellencamp with Me'Shell Ndegeocello

8. Beat It
Michael Jackson

9. Happy Together












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Locations : London
People : Bruce SpringsteenEdwin StarrElton JohnGroove Madonna