Doug "Cosmo" Clifford was born.
Joe Liggins hits #1 on the R&B chart and #13 on the pop chart with "The Honeydripper," #2 on the R&B chart with "Left A Good Deal In Mobile," and #2 on the R&B chart and #12 on the pop chart with "Got A Right To Cry." All three songs are Exclusive singles.
Good Lovin' (The Young Rascals) was a hit.
The Move hits #7 in the UK with "Brontosaurus".
Alice Cooper hits #21 with "Eighteen".
The Commodores hit #5 with "Sweet Love".
'Wings at the Speed of Sound' hits the top of the U.S. album chart, where it will remain for seven weeks.
Beat It (Michael Jackson) was a hit.