• 1988: Whitney Houston becomes the first artist to hit number one on the U.S. Hot 100 chart with seven consecutive singles
• 1968: During a birthday celebration The Who’s Keith Moon drives his Lincoln into a Holiday Inn swimming pool
• 1975: SNL producer Lorne Michaels makes on-air offer to pay $3,000 for a Beatles reunion on the show.
• 1990: Jimi Hendrix’s Woodstock Fender Stratocaster fetches $295,000 at auction
• 1987: For the first time a CD is released before its vinyl version
• 1983: Blues legend Muddy Waters dies of a heart attack at the age of 68
• 2005: The Dave Matthews Band pays $200,000 in damages after their tour bus dumped human waste onto a boatload of tourists in Chicago in August of 2004thebuzz