So I decided to dig up some interesting musical stats related to this kinda special day in my life.
On 4th Aug 1979 …
The Number 1 single was:
The Boomtown Rats – “I Don’t Like Mondays”
The Number 1 album was:
Various artist compilation (WEA) – “The Best Disco Album In The World”
Well, at least that explains the don’t do mornings thing, and the bad dancing thing!
Born on 4th Aug:
1901 – Louis Armstrong ( vocalist; deceased )
1940 – Larry Knechtel ( guitarist, keyboard player, Bread )
1947 – Klaus Schulze ( multi-instrumentalist, Tangerine Dream )
1951 – Roy Flowers ( of Sweet Sensation )
1952 – MÃ¡ire NÃ BhraonÃ¡in ( vocalist, harpist with Clannad )
1968 – Rob Cieka ( drummer, The Boo Radleys )