Give us this day, November 27, our daily Elvis
Humes High School, Memphis, Tennessee
|Info||November 27 1954||Paladium Club||Houston TX|
|Info||November 27 1954||Eagles Hall||Houston TX||(8:00 PM)||Hoedown Jamboree|
November 27, 1960
November 27, 1961
Ray Charles had his eighteenth of a career of seventy-six chart singles when “Unchain My Heart” reached the Top 100.
Patsy’ Cline‘s rendition of the Willie Nelson tune “Crazy” peaks at #9 on the Billboard Hot 100. It would be the biggest of her four records to cross over to the Pop chart from the Country chart where it reached #2. The tune would later be ranked at #85 on Rolling Stone’s list of The 500 Greatest Songs of All Time.
November 27, 1962
November 27, 1963
Elvis’ movie Fun in Acapulco, co-starring Ursula Andress, debuts across North America. While some exterior shots were filmed on location, Elvis’ scenes were all done in Hollywood. The King never set foot in Acapulco, Mexico.
November 27, 1964
November 27, 1965
November 27, 1966
November 27, 1967
Capitol Records releases The Beatles’ “Magical Mystery Tour” LP in the US. It would rise to number one on the Billboard chart, where it would stay for eight weeks and be nominated for a Grammy Award for Best Album in 1968. (It lost to Glen Campbell’s “By The Time I Get To Phoenix”)
For the last day filming on the set of Stay Away Joe, Elvis arranged for a lunch for the whole crew and cast.
November 27, 1968
Steppenwolf’s first album, aptly titled “Steppenwolf” was certified gold. It contained mega hits “Magic Carpet Ride” and “Born To Be Wild”.
The Trouble with Girls: Movie Production
November 27, 1969
The Rolling Stones perform for the first of two nights at Madison Square Garden in New York. The performances are recorded and used for the album “Get Your Ya-Ya’s out.” The concert included Tina Turner and Janis Joplin singing together.
Elvis’ double album From Memphis to Vegas/Vegas to Memphis peaked at #12 on the USA charts.
November 27, 1970
George Harrison releases his first post-Beatles album, “All Things Must Pass”, produced by Phil Spector and featuring Eric Clapton, Dave Mason, Ringo Starr and Jim Gordon. The triple disc set would go on to be certified 6x Platinum by the RIAA, making it the best selling album by a solo Beatle.
November 27, 1971
November 27, 1972
November 27, 1973
November 27, 1974
|Date:||27 Nov 1976|
|Costume:||Indian feather (white) suit|
|Track list:||If You Love Me (The Sweet Inspirations)
Sweet Inspiration (The Sweet Inspirations) Also Sprach Zarathustra
See See Rider
I Got A Woman/Amen
If You Love Me
Love Me Tender
All Shook Up
Teddy Bear/Don’t Be Cruel
You Gave Me A Mountain
Blue Suede Shoes
How Great Thou Art
It’s Now Or Never
ntroductions / Early Morning Rain / What’d I Say / Johnny B. Goode / Ronnie Tutt solo / Jerry Scheff solo / Tony Brown solo / David Briggs solo / Love Letters / School Days (Hail Hail Rock`n`Roll)
Early Morning Rain
What’d I Say
Johnny B. Goode
Hawaiian Wedding Song
Can’t Help Falling In Love
|Recordings:||Rockin’ The Northwest
|Info||November 27 1976||MacArthur Court||Eugene OR||(8:30 pm)||Chief||Second belt||Light Blue Suit||Yes||Yes||Yes|
November 27, 1977
Graceland’s Mediation Garden was opened to public.
The British Phonographic Industry, with the endorsement of Rock stars like Elton John, Gary Numan, Cliff Richard, 10cc and the Boomtown Rats, places advertisements in the British press claiming that “Home taping is wiping out music.”
A concert by The Allman Brothers Band and The Grateful Dead, scheduled at the Tangerine Bowl in Orlando, Florida, is canceled because only 10,000 of 60,000 tickets have been sold. When the two groups played together in New York eight years ago, they drew over 600,000.
The Pointer Sisters’ contagious dance track “I’m So Excited” reached #30 pop. A slightly different version of the song, with a more pulsating mix, would be released two years later and would reach #9.
Neil Diamond‘s Christmas Special debuts on HBO. The one-hour show featured Diamond performing many of the favorites heard on “The Christmas Album” while joined by such diverse vocal ensembles as a doo-wop group, a children’s choir and a mixed chorale. The LP became a Top 10, Platinum best-seller.
Elvis Presley was inducted into The Gospel Association Hall Of Fame, an organization dedicated exclusively to recognizing meaningful contributions by individuals in all forms of Gospel music. Other notable inductees are Pat Boone, Tennessee Ernie Ford and Al Green.
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