Eddie Kendrick of the Temptations is born.
Ivory Joe Hunter hits #2 on the R&B chart with "Jealous Heart".
"(I Wanna) Testify" by the Parliaments reaches #20.
'Decade,' a triple-album Neil Young retrospective personally assembled by the artist, is released.
MTV launches "The State," a weekly sketch comedy show that takes a raw comedic look at the pop culture of the day.