1958 – Fats Domino records “I’m Gonna Be A Wheel Someday.”
1941 – The world’s first commercial FM radio station, Nashville’s W47NV, begins broadcasting.
1926 – The first network radio broadcast airs on the new National Broadcasting Company, soon to be known as NBC. The show is four and a half hours of varied performances from New York’s Waldorf-Astoria hotel.
1968 – Eric Clapton becomes the first famous musician outside of the Beatles to play on one of their songs when he records the guitar solo for “While My Guitar Gently Weeps.”
1960 – The Everly Brothers record “Cathy’s Clown.”
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