One Hit Wonders
- In January Elvis returns to Memphis to record. He records “In the Ghetto” “Suspicious Minds” “Rubbernecking” “Daddy don’t Cry” to name a few.
- Paul McCartney marries Linda Eastman and John Lennon marries Yoko Ono.
- The frightened little network CBS pulls the plug on the Smothers Brothers, because of their Viet Nam War Stance.
- Brian Jones leaves the Stones and is dead 4 months later, by drowning.
- Sun Records is sold by Sam Phillips to Shelby Singleton.
- The Who creates the first Rock Opera “Tommy”.
- Woodstock attracts 500,000 people. Altamont, while acting as security guards for the Rolling Stones, Hell’s Angels stab and kill a spectator and even the Stones were frightened of them.
- The Beatles give their final performance on the roof of Apple Records for the film “Let it Be”, the song was “Get Back”.