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2000It's a big night for country crossover into 2000 as Garth Brooks ropes three wins and no-show Shania Twain claims two at the 27th annual American Music Awards at the Shrine Auditorium.
1999Flame-haired songstress Cyndi Lauper lends her voice and likeness to "The Simpsons."
1998Blues singer/guitarist David "Junior" Kimbrough dies in Holly Springs, Miss., after suffering a stroke. He is 67.
1996In a ceremony at the Waldorf-Astoria Hotel in Manhattan, N.Y., Pink Floyd are officially inducted into the Rock'n'Roll Hall of Fame.
1996Drummer and singer Robert Covington dies at the age of 55.
1984No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: ``Owner of a Lonely Heart,'' Yes.
1974No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: ``Show and Tell,'' Al Wilson.
1964No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: ``There! I've Said It Again,'' Bobby Vinton. This song can be considered the last No. 1 song before the British invasion. After four weeks at No. 1, Vinton turns over that spot to the Beatles and their first U.S. hit, ``I Want to Hold Your Hand.''
1956British pop star Paul Young is born in Bedfordshire, England. His biggest hit is ``Everytime You Go Away'' in 1985. The No. 1 song is written by Daryl Hall.
1948Mick Taylor of the Rolling Stones is born.

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