FEBRUARY 21ST IS THE 52ND DAY OF THE YEAR. TODAY IS CARD READING DAY AND NATIONAL STICKY BUN DAY.
The Jackson 5 make their TV debut on American Bandstand where they sing “I Want You Back”.
Dolly Parton topped the Billboard Pop Chart with her own composition, “9 to 5”.
An exhibit of James Brown’s personal belongings opened at South Carolina State University. The collection included photos, crystal-studded suits, and even the hair curlers Brown used to form his signature pompadour.
REO Speedwagon started a 15-week run at the top of the Billboard album chart with “Hi Infidelity”.