1975 – No. 1 Chart Toppers Pop Hit: “Lovin’ You,” Minnie Riperton. The song is produced by Stevie Wonder. Lyrics: Lovin’ you is easy cause you’re beautiful Makin’ love with you is all i wanna do Lovin’ you is more than just a dream come true And everything that i do is out of lovin’ […]
1975 – Jeff Beck releases his first solo album, Blow by Blow, in the U.S. It garners fans in both the rock and jazz communities. Blow by Blow is a solo album by British electric guitarist Jeff Beck. The Epic Records release, recorded in October 1974, was released in 1975. Considered one of his best […]
1975 – No. 1 Chart Toppers hit: “Lady Marmalade,” LaBelle. The group was originally called Patti LaBelle and the Blue Belles.
1975 – The Rolling Stones go into the Musicland Studios in Munich to begin recording Black and Blue.
1975 – No. 1 on the Billboard charts is Led Zeppelin’s Physical Graffiti. No. 3 is Bob Dylan’s Blood on the Tracks. No. 2 is Olivia Newton-John’s Have You Never Been Mellow.
1975 – No. 1 Chart Toppers hit: “My Eyes Adored You,” by Frankie Valli. The song helps revive the careers of both Valli and his former group, the Four Seasons. The group has its fifth No. 1 single – “December 1963 (Oh What a Night)” – exactly one year after “My Eyes Adored You.”
1975 – During a North American tour Led Zeppelin appeared at the Pacific Coliseum in Vancouver, Canada. Tickets cost $7.50 in advance.
1975 – The movie version of the Who’s Tommy premieres in New York, presented in “Quintophonic Sound.”
1975 – Born on this day, Justin Hawkins, vocals, The Darkness. (2003 UK No.2 single ‘I Believe In A Thing Called Love’, 2003 UK No.1 album ‘Permission To Land’).
1975 – The Doobie Brothers went to No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘Black Water’, the groups first of two US No.1’s.
1975 – Led Zeppelin went to No.1 on the UK chart with the double album ‘Physical Graffiti’, the first on their own ‘Swan Song’ label, the album spent six weeks at No.1 on the US chart.