FREE U.S. shipping! Click HERE for SALE items

This Week In Music History Jan 3-16

Posted by Lilly Duncan on

The week in music history brought to you by

Just a couple of highlights from this week in music history!

Aretha Franklin

JAN 3: Today in 1987, Aretha Franklin became the first woman inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame!🤩🎶🎤🎶

Jimmy Page

JAN 9: Happy birthday to Jimmy Page, born in 1944! 🎂🎸 As one of the founders of Led Zeppelin, Page has cemented his rock legend status. The musician, songwriter, and multi-instrumentalist has been inducted twice into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Which other band was Page inducted with in 1992?

David Bowie

JAN 10: Five years ago today in 2016, we lost David Bowie due to liver cancer.🥲 The singer-songwriter and actor innovated music in the 70s and saw a resurgence in popularity in the 80s. Bowie sold over 100 million records over his career. He was inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame in 1996. RIP

Be the envy of all your friends! Get Music History in your Facebook feed each day. Just follow us on Facebook here. 

Want more content like this? Subscribe to our free MusicGoldmine newsletter which comes out every two weeks. Go here to sign up.

Related Articles


Leave a comment

Please note, comments are moderated before they are published