Wednesday, September 03, 2014

September 1974

Continuing the series, (Jan, Feb, Mar ,Apr, June, July, Aug):

September 1974... 40 years ago this month.  For me, I was starting High School.  Gerald Ford pardoned Richard Nixon.  And then announces conditional amnesty for US Vietnam War deserters.

On a lighter note....  What was happening in music?

Albums released in August1974 include:

As for singles, 4 songs topped the charts in (the 5 weeks) of August 1974:
  • Rock Me Gently - Andy Kim (9/28/74)
  • (You're) Having My Baby - Paul Anka (9/7/74)
  • I Shot The Sheriff - Eric Clapton (9/14/74)
  • Can't Get Enough Of Your Love - Barry White (9/21/74)
A few really good songs made their Top 40 chart debuts, but no #1's.  Notables (IMHO) include:

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