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Elton John’s “Crocodile Rock” becomes his first US number one hit.
After cracking the US Top 10 in 1978 with “Hold The Line” (#5) and again in 1982 with “Rosanna” (#2), Toto has their first and only Billboard #1 hit with “Africa”.
The Indian guru Maharishi Mahesh Yogi, who introduced The Beatles to ancient Hindu meditation methods, died in his sleep at his home in the Netherlands. He was 91.
Aerosmith’s Steven Tyler sang a note so high that it shattered the glass on a camera during an appearance on the US TV show This Morning.