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The Beatles were kept busy filming scenes for their forthcoming film Help!, with the British Army’s Third Tank Division.
Tony Orlando and Dawn scored their third and final US #1 hit with “He Don’t Love You (Like I Love You)”
FM, a film about the struggles of a radio station, debuts in Los Angeles. The soundtrack features Steely Dan, Steve Miller and The Eagles, to name a few. More people would buy the soundtrack than bothered to see the film.
Robert Palmer’s “Addicted To Love” tops the Billboard singles chart on its way to becoming a world-wide million seller. Originally recorded as a duet with Chaka Khan, her record company wouldn’t grant her a release to work on Palmer’s label, Island Records, and her voice was removed.