A minor hit for songwriter Hank Ballard & Midnighters in 1959, it’s one of the very few songs to top the charts twice (repeating on Jan. 13 1962).
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US Composer, musician Frank Zappa testifies before the US Senate.
Zappa was well aware of the significance of this date:
Labels had regularly told Kravitz his music wasn’t ‘black enough’ or ‘white enough’ … same old song-and-dance … so he recorded it on his own. And proves for the hundredth time that record executives just don’t get it.
The album’s very big in Europe, selling 2 million copies. Beginnin with Are You Gonna Go My Way in 1993, Kravitz lands six albums in the US top-20. He’s had 5 platinum records, so far…