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Jimi Hendrix

  • Nov 27, 1942 - Sep 18, 1970 (age 27)
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2018
SongMar 9, 2018

Mannish Boy
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Both Sides of the Sky
en.wikipedia.org
AlbumMar 9, 2018

Both Sides of the Sky

Both Sides of the Sky is a …
Both Sides of the Sky is a compilation album by Jimi Hendrix, released by Legacy Recordings and Experience Hendrix on March 9, 2018. The album was the third release in a trilogy of posthumously released "archival recordings" compilation albums highlighted as intended for a follow-up to Electric Ladyland (1968), starting with Valleys of Neptune (2010), and preceded directly by People, Hell and Angels (2013).
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2015
Freedom: Atlanta Pop Festival
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AlbumAug 28, 2015

Freedom: Atlanta Pop Festival

Freedom: Atlanta Pop …
Freedom: Atlanta Pop Festival is a posthumous live album by The Jimi Hendrix Experience, documenting their July 4, 1970 performance at the Atlanta International Pop Festival. Billy Cox and Mitch Mitchell accompany Hendrix. It features sixteen songs recorded during their evening performance, some of which appeared on the 1991 live compilation Stages. However, neither album contains all the songs played, as both omit Hey Baby (New Rising Sun) with which Jimi closed the show. The album was released on August 28, 2015, in conjunction with the Jimi Hendrix video documentary, Jimi Hendrix: Electric Church.
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2013
SongMar 5, 2013

Hear My Train a Comin'
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SongMar 5, 2013

Hey Gypsy Boy
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SongMar 5, 2013

Crash Landing
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SongMar 5, 2013

Bleeding Heart
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People, Hell and Angels
AlbumMar 5, 2013

People, Hell and Angels

People, Hell and Angels is a …
People, Hell and Angels is a posthumous compilation album by the American rock musician Jimi Hendrix. The fourth release under the Experience Hendrix deal with Legacy Recordings, it contains twelve previously unreleased recordings of tracks he was working on for the planned follow-up to Electric Ladyland. It was released on March 5, 2013.
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2011
Winterland
AlbumSep 13, 2011

Winterland

Winterland is a posthumous live box set by the Jimi Hendrix …
Winterland is a posthumous live box set by the Jimi Hendrix Experience. Released on September 13, 2011, by Experience Hendrix and Legacy Recordings, the four-disc collection documents the band's six performances at the Winterland Ballroom in San Francisco, California between October 10 and 12, 1968. A single disc "highlights" edition was released the same day. "Like a Rolling Stone" was released as the lead single from the collection on August 23, 2011, backed with "Spanish Castle Magic".
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2010
West Coast Seattle Boy: The Jimi Hendrix Anthology
AlbumNov 16, 2010

West Coast Seattle Boy: The Jimi Hendri…

West Coast Seattle Boy: The …
West Coast Seattle Boy: The Jimi Hendrix Anthology is a posthumous box set by American rock musician Jimi Hendrix. The set was released on November 16, 2010, in the US and includes four discs of previously unreleased studio and live recordings as well as a DVD with a documentary based on the life and career of Hendrix directed by Bob Smeaton called Jimi Hendrix Voodoo Child.
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Valleys of Neptune
AlbumMar 5, 2010

Valleys of Neptune

Valleys of Neptune is a posthumous compilation …
Valleys of Neptune is a posthumous compilation album by the American rock musician Jimi Hendrix. Released in the United States on March 9, 2010, the album was promoted as having "12 previously unreleased studio recordings", including the title track, "one of the most sought after of all of Hendrix's commercially unavailable recordings".
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2008
Award2008

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Medley: Star Spangled Banner / Purple Haze / Instrumental Solo".
2007
Live at Monterey
AlbumOct 16, 2007

Live at Monterey

Live at Monterey is a posthumous live album released on …
Live at Monterey is a posthumous live album released on October 16, 2007. It contains Hendrix's performance with his band, The Jimi Hendrix Experience, at the 1967 Monterey Pop Festival. The album is similar to the Reprise release Jimi Plays Monterey, released in 1986, but with less dynamic range.
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Seven Ages of Rock
TV ShowMay 19, 2007

Seven Ages of Rock

Seven Ages of Rock (also known as 7 Ages of Rock) is a BBC …
Seven Ages of Rock (also known as 7 Ages of Rock) is a BBC Two series, co-produced by BBC Worldwide and VH1 Classic in 2007 about the history of rock music. It comprised six 60-minute episodes (reduced to 48 minutes for VH1 Classic), with a final episode of 90 minutes, and was broadcast on Saturdays at 21:00 (repeated on BBC One on Sundays). Each episode focused on one type of rock music, each typified by one or two artists or bands. The series producer was William Naylor, and the executive producer for the BBC was Michael Poole, a former editor of the 1990s BBC music, arts and culture programme The Late Show. The production was based at BBC Bristol and each programme was narrated by Julian Rhind-Tutt on the BBC and Dennis Hopper on VH1 classic.
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2003
The Singles Collection
AlbumDec 9, 2003

The Singles Collection

The Singles Collection is a …
The Singles Collection is a posthumous compilation album by Jimi Hendrix, released in 2003 by MCA Records. The album is made up of ten discs, each of which contains one single released by Hendrix, including some after his death.
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Live at Berkeley
AlbumSep 16, 2003

Live at Berkeley

Live at Berkeley is a posthumous live album by English …
Live at Berkeley is a posthumous live album by English-American rock band The Jimi Hendrix Experience. It documents the band's second performance at the Berkeley Community Theatre on May 30, 1970, and was released by MCA Records on September 16, 2003.
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Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues: Jimi Hendrix
AlbumSep 9, 2003

Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues: Jim…

Martin Scorsese Presents …
Martin Scorsese Presents the Blues: Jimi Hendrix is a ten track companion release to the critically acclaimed television documentary series Martin Scorsese Presents The Blues shown on PBS in September 2003.
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2002
Blue Wild Angel: Live at the Isle of Wight
AlbumNov 12, 2002

Blue Wild Angel: Live at the Isle of Wight

Blue Wild Angel: Live at the …
Blue Wild Angel: Live at the Isle of Wight is a posthumous live album by Jimi Hendrix released on November 12, 2002. The album documents Hendrix's last U.K. live performance at the Isle of Wight Festival on August 31, 1970, three weeks before his death. The set list for the concert contained songs from the original Experience albums, as well as new songs. Some were previously available on Isle of Wight (1971) and Live Isle of Wight '70 (1991).
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The Baggy's Rehearsal Sessions
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AlbumJun 25, 2002

The Baggy's Rehearsal Sessions

The Baggy's Rehearsal …
The Baggy's Rehearsal Sessions is a posthumous compilation album by Jimi Hendrix, released on June 25, 2002 by Dagger Records. The album contains recordings from two rehearsal sessions (on December 18 and 19, 1969) for the Band of Gypsys' performances at the Fillmore East on December 31, 1969 and January 1, 1970.
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2001
Voodoo Child: The Jimi Hendrix Collection
AlbumMay 8, 2001

Voodoo Child: The Jimi Hendrix Collection

Voodoo Child: The Jimi …
Voodoo Child: The Jimi Hendrix Collection is a two-disc compilation album by American rock musician Jimi Hendrix, released on May 8, 2001, by MCA Records. The first disc contains studio recordings, including alternate versions, while the second disc contains live recordings, some of which were previously unreleased. It was packaged with an essay by writer Kurt Loder. Voodoo Child was certified gold by the Recording Industry Association of America (RIAA), having sold 500,000 copies in the United States.
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2000
Morning Symphony Ideas
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AlbumJul 25, 2000

Morning Symphony Ideas

Morning Symphony Ideas is …
Morning Symphony Ideas is a posthumous compilation album by Jimi Hendrix, released on July 25, 2000 by Dagger Records. The album contains previously unreleased studio and home demo recordings. "Keep on Grooving" was later featured on the companion CD to the 2007 book Jimi Hendrix: An Illustrated Experience.
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1999
Live at Woodstock
AlbumJul 6, 1999

Live at Woodstock

Live at Woodstock is a posthumous live album by Jimi Hendrix …
Live at Woodstock is a posthumous live album by Jimi Hendrix released on July 6, 1999. The album documents most of Hendrix's performance with his band Gypsy Sun and Rainbows at Woodstock Festival on August 18, 1969.
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Live at Clark University
AlbumJul 6, 1999

Live at Clark University

Live at Clark University is a …
Live at Clark University is a posthumous live album by the Jimi Hendrix Experience, released on July 6, 1999 by Dagger Records. The album documents the band's performance at Clark University in Worcester, Massachusetts on March 15, 1968. "Fire", "Red House" and "Foxey Lady", as well as the two interviews with Jimi Hendrix, were featured on the companion CD to the 2007 book Jimi Hendrix: An Illustrated Experience. The album was re-released on vinyl in 2010 as part of Record Store Day.
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Live at the Fillmore East
AlbumFeb 23, 1999

Live at the Fillmore East

Live at the Fillmore East is a …
Live at the Fillmore East is a posthumous live album by Jimi Hendrix released on February 23, 1999. The album documents Hendrix's performances with the Band of Gypsys at the Fillmore East on December 31, 1969 and January 1, 1970. It is drawn from the same performances as, and can be seen as an extended complement to, the Band of Gypsys album, consisting mostly of songs not on the original album.
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Award1999

Best Music Film

Won award for "Band of Gypsys: Live at Fillmore East".
Grammy Award
Nomination1999

Best Music Film

Nominated for "Band of Gypsys: Live at Fillmore East".
Grammy Award
1998
BBC Sessions
AlbumJun 2, 1998

BBC Sessions

BBC Sessions is an album of recordings by the rock group …
BBC Sessions is an album of recordings by the rock group the Jimi Hendrix Experience, released on MCA Records on June 2, 1998. It contains all the surviving tracks from their various appearances on BBC radio programmes, such as Saturday Club and Top Gear, recorded in 1967.
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Award1998

Grammy Hall of Fame

Won award for "Electric Ladyland".
1997
South Saturn Delta
AlbumOct 7, 1997

South Saturn Delta

South Saturn Delta is a posthumous compilation …
South Saturn Delta is a posthumous compilation album by American rock musician Jimi Hendrix. Released in 1997 by Experience Hendrix (operated by his estate), it consists of material such as demo tapes, unfinished takes and alternate mixes, and previously released material, most of which Hendrix had been working on prior to his death in 1970.
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Experience Hendrix: The Best of Jimi Hendrix
AlbumSep 16, 1997

Experience Hendrix: The Best of Jimi He…

Experience Hendrix: The …
Experience Hendrix: The Best of Jimi Hendrix is a compilation album of Jimi Hendrix songs released in 1997. The single compact disc collects 20 songs spanning his career from his first recordings with the Jimi Hendrix Experience in 1966 to his last with Billy Cox and Mitch Mitchell in 1970.
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First Rays of the New Rising Sun
AlbumApr 22, 1997

First Rays of the New Rising Sun

First Rays of the New Rising …
First Rays of the New Rising Sun is a compilation album by American rock musician Jimi Hendrix, featuring songs mostly intended for his planned fourth studio album. The 17-track album was one of the first releases overseen by Experience Hendrix, a family company that took over management of his recording legacy. MCA Records released the album in 1997 and it reached the album charts in the United States, United Kingdom, and four other countries.
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1995
Voodoo Soup
AlbumApr 11, 1995

Voodoo Soup

Voodoo Soup is a posthumous compilation album by …
Voodoo Soup is a posthumous compilation album by American rock musician Jimi Hendrix, released in the United States on April 11, 1995 by MCA Records. It was one of the last Hendrix albums produced by Alan Douglas, who was also responsible for the posthumous Hendrix releases Midnight Lightning and Crash Landing in the 1970s.
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1994
Woodstock
AlbumAug 20, 1994

Woodstock

Woodstock is a live album by Jimi Hendrix released …
Woodstock is a live album by Jimi Hendrix released posthumously on August 20, 1994. The album is an edited recording of Hendrix's performance with his band Gypsy Sun and Rainbows at Woodstock Festival, Bethel, New York on August 18, 1969. A more-complete version of the concert would be released in 1999 as Live at Woodstock, albeit with some of the performers mixed out.
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Blues
AlbumApr 26, 1994

Blues

Blues is a posthumous compilation album by musician Jimi …
Blues is a posthumous compilation album by musician Jimi Hendrix, released April 26, 1994, on MCA Records. The album contains eleven blues songs recorded by Hendrix between 1966 and 1970. Out of these eleven, six were previously unreleased. The tracks include seven of Hendrix's compositions along with covers of famous blues songs such as "Born Under a Bad Sign" and "Mannish Boy". Most of the album's material consists of leftover studio tapes that Hendrix might have never intended to release.
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1991
Stages
AlbumNov 14, 1991

Stages

Stages is a box set consisting of live performances by Jimi …
Stages is a box set consisting of live performances by Jimi Hendrix covering four years of his career. Disc One is the September 5, 1967 concert in Stockholm. Disc Two is the January 29, 1968 concert in Paris; this was later released on Dagger Records as part of Live in Paris & Ottawa 1968. Disc Three is the May 24, 1969 concert in San Diego. Disc Four is the July 4, 1970 concert at the Atlanta International Pop Festival.
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Nomination1991

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Nominated for Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
Award1991

Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award

Won Grammy Lifetime Achievement Award.
1976
Nomination1976

Most Missed

Nominated for NME Award for Most Missed.
NME Award
Award1976

Most Missed

Won NME Award for Most Missed.
NME Award
1975
SongNov 1, 1975

Machine Gun
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1973
Jimi Hendrix
MovieAug 16, 1973

Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix is a 1973 rockumentary about Jimi …
Jimi Hendrix is a 1973 rockumentary about Jimi Hendrix, directed and produced by Joe Boyd, John Head and Gary Weis. The film contains concert footage of Hendrix from 1967 to 1970, including the Monterey Pop Festival the 1970 Isle of Wight Festival, Woodstock and a Berkeley concert. The film also includes interviews with Hendrix' contemporaries, family and friends. People appearing in the film include Paul Caruso, Eric Clapton, Billy Cox, Alan Douglas, Germaine Greer, Hendrix' father, James A. "Al" Hendrix, Mick Jagger, Eddie Kramer, Buddy Miles, Mitch Mitchell, Juggy Murray, Little Richard, Lou Reed and Pete Townshend. Noel Redding refused top be interviewed as he had a pending lawsuit against the Hendrix Estate.
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1972
Musikladen
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TV ShowDec 13, 1972

Musikladen

Der Musikladen (German: The Music Shop) was a West …
Der Musikladen (German: The Music Shop) was a West German music television programme that ran from 13 December 1972 to 29 November 1984. The show continued the 1960s Beat-Club under a new name, and in turn was replaced by Extratour.
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Rainbow Bridge
MovieMar 1, 1972

Rainbow Bridge

Rainbow Bridge is a 1971 film directed by Chuck Wein …
Rainbow Bridge is a 1971 film directed by Chuck Wein about different countercultural figures interacting on the Hawaiian island of Maui. He described it as "a kind of space-age Candid Camera. We're going to place Pat [New York model Pat Hartley, the protagonist] in all kinds of real-life situtations, and film what happens. We're going to shoot a lot of film and just see what comes out of it." Harry Shapiro adds, "the idea was to shoot an antidote to Easy Rider, showing the positive side of the youth movement."
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War Heroes
AlbumJan 1, 1972

War Heroes

War Heroes is a compilation album by American guitarist Jimi …
War Heroes is a compilation album by American guitarist Jimi Hendrix, that was released two years after his death (on October 1 and December 1972 in the UK and the US, respectively). It was engineered, mixed and compiled by Eddie Kramer and John Jansen. Though biographer and later Hendrix producer John McDermott notes the album was produced by Hendrix, Kramer, and Jansen, Hendrix was not listed on the original album credits.
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1971
SongMar 5, 1971

Ezy Ryder
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The Cry of Love
AlbumMar 5, 1971

The Cry of Love

The Cry of Love is a posthumous album by Jimi Hendrix. It …
The Cry of Love is a posthumous album by Jimi Hendrix. It includes new material that he was working on for his planned fourth studio album. While most of the songs were included on proposed track listings by Hendrix, the final selection was made by recording engineer Eddie Kramer and drummer Mitch Mitchell, with input from manager Michael Jeffery. Hendrix, Kramer, and Mitchell are credited as the producers, with Jeffery as the executive producer.
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1970
Jimi Hendrix
PersonalSeptember 1970

Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix passed away.
Woodstock
MovieMar 26, 1970

Woodstock

This is the performance film from the iconic music festival that …
This is the performance film from the iconic music festival that happened in 1969 in a field in Woodstock, NY. The organizers had no idea that people would jump the fence and turn the festival into a festival of love and music. Some of the performance from Richie Havens singing Freedom to Jimi Hendrix playing the National Anthem are legendary to this day. See the performances that shaped an entire generation, and learn how the organizers were taken aback by the tens of thousands of people who flocked to see this show that they almost did not get off the ground.
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Band of Gypsys
AlbumMar 25, 1970

Band of Gypsys

Band of Gypsys is a live album by Jimi Hendrix and the first …
Band of Gypsys is a live album by Jimi Hendrix and the first without his original group, the Jimi Hendrix Experience. It was recorded on January 1, 1970, at the Fillmore East in New York City with Billy Cox on bass and Buddy Miles on drums, frequently referred to as the Band of Gypsys. The album mixes funk and rhythm and blues elements with hard rock and jamming, an approach which later became the basis of funk rock. It contains previously unreleased songs and was the last full-length Hendrix album released before his death.
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1969
James Daniel Sundquist
Child1969

James Daniel Sundquist

James Daniel Sundquist born.
1968
Monterey Pop
MovieDec 26, 1968

Monterey Pop

Legendary California music festival (pre-Woodstock) that …
Legendary California music festival (pre-Woodstock) that launched the state-side careers of several performers, most notably Jimi Hendrix. Check out Mama Cass being absolutely blown away while watching Joplin sing. Here there be REAL acid rock.
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It Must Be Dusty
TV ShowMay 8, 1968

It Must Be Dusty

It Must Be Dusty released.
Smash Hits
AlbumApr 16, 1968

Smash Hits

Smash Hits is a compilation album by the Jimi Hendrix …
Smash Hits is a compilation album by the Jimi Hendrix Experience. Track Records first issued it on April 12, 1968, in the UK and included all four of the group's singles (eight "sides") released up to that time, plus four additional songs from the UK edition of Are You Experienced.
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The Dick Cavett Show
TV ShowMar 4, 1968

The Dick Cavett Show

The Dick Cavett Show was the title of several talk shows hosted …
The Dick Cavett Show was the title of several talk shows hosted by Dick Cavett on various television networks, including: ABC daytime ABC prime time ABC late night CBS prime time PBS USA Network prime time ABC late night CNBC TCM Cavett taped his programs in New York City.
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1967
Omnibus
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TV ShowOct 13, 1967

Omnibus

Omnibus is an arts-based British documentary series, …
Omnibus is an arts-based British documentary series, broadcast mainly on BBC1 in the United Kingdom. The programme was the successor to the long-running arts-based series Monitor. It ran from 1967 until 2003, usually being transmitted on Sunday evenings. During its 35-year history, the programme won 12 British Academy of Film and Television Arts (BAFTA) awards.
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Tamika Hendrix
ChildFebruary 1967

Tamika Hendrix

Tamika Hendrix born.
1966
Beat! Beat! Beat!
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TV ShowJan 7, 1966

Beat! Beat! Beat!

"Beat Beat Beat" was produced and broadcast by HR …
"Beat Beat Beat" was produced and broadcast by HR (Hessischer Rundfunk) very often in co-operation with the US-Forces Station AFN in Frankfurt. The series run from 7 January 1966 to 7 ...
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1965
Beat-Club
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TV ShowSep 25, 1965

Beat-Club

Beat-Club was a German music program that ran from …
Beat-Club was a German music program that ran from September 1965 to December 1972. It was broadcast from Bremen, West Germany on Erstes Deutsches Fernsehen, the national public TV channel of the ARD, and produced by one of its members, Radio Bremen, later co-produced by WDR following the 38th episode.
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1964
Top of the Pops
TV ShowJan 1, 1964

Top of the Pops

Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a British music …
Top of the Pops, also known as TOTP, is a British music chart television programme, made by the BBC and originally broadcast weekly between 1 January 1964 and 30 July 2006. The programme was shown every Thursday evening on BBC One, except for a short period on Fridays in mid-1973 before being again moved to Fridays at 7:30 pm in 1996 and then to Sundays on BBC Two in 2005. Each weekly programme consisted of performances from some of that week's best-selling popular music artists, with a rundown of that week's singles chart. Additionally, there was a special edition of the programme on Christmas Day (and usually, until 1984, a second such edition a few days after Christmas), featuring some of the best-selling singles of the year.
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1942
Jimi Hendrix
BirthNovember 1942

Jimi Hendrix

Jimi Hendrix was born.
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