Don Felder was born.
Santo & Johnny hit #1 with "Sleep Walk".
The Miracles hit #8 with "Mickey's Monkey".
Martha and the Vandellas' million-selling "Heat Wave" tops the R&B chart for five weeks and reaches #4 on the pop chart.
The Chambers Brothers hit #11 with "Time Has Come Today".
The Moody Blues hits #24 in the US with "Tuesday Afternoon (Forever Afternoon)".
Emerson Lake & Palmer hit #4 in the US with 'Welcome Back My Friends to the Show That Never Ends; Ladies and Gentlemen...Emerson Lake and Palmer'.
Barry White hits #1 with "Can't Get Enough of Your Love, Babe".
I'm Sorry (John Denver) was a hit.
Rick James hits #16 with "Super Freak" and #40 with "Give It to Me Baby".
C&C Music Factory hits #4 in the US with "Things That Make You Go Hmmmm".
Rush hits #3 in the US with 'Roll the Bones'.
Martha Reeves performs "Heat Wave" with fellow inductee Bruce Springsteen at Detroit's Comercia Park.