Category Archives: Today in K-Hits

Today in K-HITS Music: George Michael at #1

Today in K-HITS Music: George Michael at #1

Today in 1986, George Michael was at No.1 on the UK singles chart with ‘A Different Corner’, the singers second solo No.1. Michael became the first solo act in the history of the UK chart to reach No.1 with his first two releases.Continue Reading

Today in K-HITS Music: Aretha and George at #1

Today in K-HITS Music: Aretha and George at #1

Today in 1987, Aretha Franklin and George Michael started a two week run at No.1 on the US singles chart with ‘I Knew You Were Waiting’ also a No.1 in the UK. Aretha Franklin set a record for the artist with the longest gap between US No.1 singles, it had been 19 years, 10 months from…Continue Reading

Today in K-HITS Music: Bowie released Starman

Today in K-HITS Music: Bowie released Starman

Today in 1972, David Bowie released ‘Starman’ as a single in the UK, which became his first hit since 1969’s ‘Space Oddity’ three years before. The lyrics describe Ziggy Stardust bringing a message of hope to Earth’s youth through the radio, salvation by an alien ‘Starman’.Continue Reading