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Just a couple of highlights from this week in music history!
APR 13: Today in 1982, Joan Jett & the Blackhearts were at #1 with the enduring rock anthem “I Love Rock ‘n’ Roll”. The song was first recorded in 1975 by The Arrows. Jett’s cover version stayed at #1 for seven weeks!
APR 17: Today in 1970, The Beatles were at #1 with “Let It Be”. It was the group’s final single before Paul McCartney announced his departure from the group.
APR 21: In 2016, Prince was found dead at his home at the age of 57. RIP Photo courtesy: penner [https://creativecommons.org/licenses/by-sa/3.0/deed.en]
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