The number one British album today in 1972 was a Tyrannosaurus Rex double album, the complete title of which is “My People Were Fair and Had Sky in Their Hair … But Now They’re Content to Wear Stars on Their Brows”/”Prophets, Seers & Sages: The Angels of the Ages.” Really.
The number one British album today in 1977 was the soundtrack to “Saturday Night Fever”:
Birthdays start with Herbie Cox of the Cleftones:
Colin Earl played keyboards for Mungo Jerry …
… and Foghat with his brother, Roger:
Robbie McIntosh, drummer of the Average White Band:
Foo Fighters guitarist Chris Shiflett: