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The Beatles
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51 Years Ago: The Beatles Begin Filming ‘A Hard Day’s Night’

The Beatles had barely any time to reflect on their history-making first journey to America before moving on to their next project.

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Jimmy Page
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50 Years Ago: Jimmy Page Releases His Debut Solo Single

Jimmy Page released a single under his own name on Feb. 26, 1965.

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Warner Bros.
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How Van Halen’s ‘Women and Children First’ Cover Shoot Nearly Destroyed the Band

At this point, it's common knowledge that David Lee Roth's thirst for the spotlight was pretty much always a source of tension between the singer and his bandmates during the early days of Van Halen.

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Capitol
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35 Years Ago: Bob Seger Releases His Only No. 1 Album, ‘Against the Wind’

Bob Seger achieved full-fledged rock stardom with 1976's Night Moves, but while his raspy howl may have been new to a generation of fans, he'd actually been chipping away at mainstream success for many years.

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Station Nightclub Fire
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12 Years Ago: Great White Concert Fire Kills 100

On Feb. 20, 2003, during a Great White show at the Station nightclub in West Warwick, R.I., 100 people lost their lives and over 200 were injured in a fire caused by the band's pyrotechnic display.

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Bon Scott's Grave
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35 Years Ago: Bon Scott Found Dead

On Tuesday, Feb. 19, 1980, Bon Scott was found dead.

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Ozzy Osbourne
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33 Years Ago: Ozzy Osbourne Arrested for Urinating on (Well, Really Near) the Alamo

Let's see: you're a rock star, stumbling around an unfamiliar city while wearing your girlfriend/manager's dress. You feel the call of nature and ...

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Casablanca
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41 Years Ago: Kiss Release Their Debut Album

A journey of a thousand miles begins with a single step, and for Kiss, the journey to worldwide rock superstardom began with a single LP: 'Kiss,' released on Feb. 18, 1974.

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51 Years Ago: The Beatles Meet Cassius Clay

One of the perks of being a Beatle that the group had to get used to in the early days was getting to rub shoulders with the rich and famous.

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By: Ethan Miller
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Rayman’s Song of the Day-Stop Draggin My Heart Around by Tom Petty & Stevie Nicks

Petty met Nicks and asked him half-jokingly if he could write her a song that she could record for her first solo album. Petty didn't take her request seriously at first. Nicks reiterated her request a year later .

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Rayman’s Song of the day-Come On Eileen by Dexys Midnight Runners

Written by Dexys lead singer Kevin Rowland, trombone player Jim Paterson and guitarist Al Archer, this song was an enormous hit, going to #1 in America, the UK and Australia.

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By: Rick Diamond
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Rayman’s Song of the Day-Margaritaville by Jimmy Buffett [VIDEO]

Buffett wrote this song in Key West, Florida after he finished a tour with his group, the Coral Reefer Band.

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