The #1 songs of this week were:
2010 – Rihanna – Rude Boy (4 years ago)
2002 – Ashanti – Foolish (12 years ago)
1995 – Montell Jordan – This Is How We Do It (19 years ago)
In 2003, the British pop-group S Club 7 split up. Americans usually remember their TV show, which aired on ABC Family.
In 2013, Calvin Harris became the first artist to have a total of 8 Top Ten hits from one studio album. He beat Michael Jackson, who received 7 Top Ten hits from two albums – “Bad” and “Dangerous”.
In 2001, Destiny’s Child went to #1 on the UK charts, becoming the first US girl group to have more than one UK #1.
In 2007, George W. Bush was denied a suite at the Imperial Hotel because Mick Jagger booked it first.
In 2009, Robin Thicke performed his hit song “Lost Without You’ on Oprah. So many people complained about missing his performance that she brought him back to perform again a month later. This had never happened before.
In 2002, TLC’s Lisa “Left Eye” Lopes dies while in Honduras.
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