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Although they had been divorced for twelve years, Sonny and Cher appeared together on The Late Show, where they were coaxed by David Letterman into singing “I Got You Babe”. The crowd gave the pair a standing ovation for what would prove to be their final performance together.
The Who’s Pete Townshend confessed his bisexuality to Newsweek magazine. Says Pete, “I know how it feels to be a woman because I am a woman. And I won’t be classified as just a man”.
Paul McCartney posted a letter on his website calling on Russian President Vladimir Putin to release 30 Greenpeace activists whom Russian authorities arrested during a protest over Arctic oil drilling in September. All would have their charges dropped in late December..
A member of John Mellencamp’s band, keyboardist John Cascella, was found dead in his car in Indiana. Authorities suspected that Cascella had a heart attack while driving.