In 1988, Guns N’ Roses’ debut album, Appetite for Destruction, went to number one after 57 weeks on the chart.
In 2009, Aerosmith singer StevenTyler was airlifted to the hospital after falling off the stage during a gig at the Sturgis Motorcycle Rally in South Dakota, suffering neck and shoulder injuries.
In 1964, RodStewart made his TV debut on the British music show The Beat Room as a member of The Hoochie Coochie Men.
In 1989, U2 bassist AdamClayton was arrested in Dublin for marijuana possession and intent to supply the drug to another person. His conviction was waived when he donated a ton of cash to a home for victims of domestic abuse.
And in 2008, Lollapalooza took over Chicago with sets from RageAgainsttheMachine, NineInchNails, Radioheadand others.