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Today In Rock: December 17

1939

Eddie Kendrick of the Temptations is born.

1949

Ivory Joe Hunter hits #2 on the R&B chart with "Jealous Heart".

1967

"(I Wanna) Testify" by the Parliaments reaches #20.

1977

'Decade,' a triple-album Neil Young retrospective personally assembled by the artist, is released.

1993

MTV launches "The State," a weekly sketch comedy show that takes a raw comedic look at the pop culture of the day.