Today in Wings Classic Hits History:
In 1956, Elvis Presley’s song “Love Me Tender” became the No. 1 Billboard Pop Hit. He became the first artist to follow himself into the No. 1 position. The song “Don’t Be Cruel/Hound Dog” had been the No. 1 song for 11 weeks.
In 1956, Elvis Presley appeared on the Ed Sullivan Show for the second time.
In 1965, The studio recording of “My World Is Empty Without You” was made by the Supremes.
In 1963, The Beach Boys’ “Be True To Your School” was released in the U.S.
In 1972, The United States Council for World Affairs announced that it was adopting The Who song, “Join Together” as its official theme.