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2000Recording act Lucy Pearl takes their sounds center court at New York's NBA Store, where the R&B supergroup _ consisting of Raphael Saadiq (Tony, Toni, Tone), Dawn Robinson (En Vogue) and Ali Shaheed Muhammed (A Tribe Called Quest) _ perform a free concert in support of their self-titled debut album.
1990A Colorado judge dismisses drug and assault charges against gonzo journalist Hunter S. Thompson. Police raided Thompson's Aspen home following allegations of assault by a female visitor.
1985No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: ``Everything She Wants,'' Wham!
1972No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: ``Oh Girl,'' Chi-Lites.
1966Bruce Springsteen, at age 16, begins his songwriting career in the back of a '61 Mercury en route to a recording studio. He and George Theiss, the lead singer in the Boss' first band, the Castiles, co-write ``That's What You Get'' and ``Baby I.''
1966No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit: ``When a Man Loves a Woman,'' Percy Sledge. This is his only No. 1 song. It debuts at No. 100 on the Hot 100. A remake of the song by Michael Bolton reaches No. 1 in 1991.
1954Bob Dylan (Robert Allen Zimmerman) has his bar mitzvah.

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