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May 26, 1969: John Lennon and Yoko Ono began an 8-day 'bed-in' to promote peace

May 26, 1969: John Lennon and Yoko Ono began an 8-day 'bed-in' to promote peace

John Lennon and Yoko Ono began an eight-day 'bed in' to promote world peace.

May 25, 1985: 'Brother In Arms' reaches number 1 in the UK

May 25, 1985: 'Brother In Arms' reaches number 1 in the UK The album was also #1 in the US and 24 other countries

May 24, 1963: Elmore James passes away from heart attack

May 24, 1963: Elmore James passes away from heart attack The US blues guitarist known as "The King of the Slide Guitar", influenced Jimi Hendrix, B.B. King, Stevie Ray Vaughan and Keith Richards.

May 21, 1983: David Bowie's 'Let's Dance' goes to number 1

May 21, 1983: David Bowie's 'Let's Dance' goes to number 1 The track featured legendary blues guitarist Stevie Ray Vaughan

May 19, 1978: Dire Straits release Sultans Of Swing

May 19, 1978: Dire Straits release Sultans Of Swing The song was recorded on a £120 budget ($260)

May 13, 2011: Like A Rolling Stone voted Bob Dylan's best song ever

May 13, 2011: Like A Rolling Stone voted Bob Dylan's best song ever Like A Rolling Stone was voted as Bob Dylan's best-ever song by Rolling Stone Magazine
 
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May 27, 1963: The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan released

May 27, 1963: The Freewheelin' Bob Dylan released

It established Bob Dylan as a leader in the singer-songwriter genre
May 26, 1969: John Lennon and Yoko Ono began an 8-day 'bed-in' to promote peace

May 26, 1969: John Lennon and Yoko Ono began an 8-day 'bed-in' to promote peace

John Lennon and Yoko Ono began an eight-day 'bed in' to promote world peace.
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