On This Day In METAL History – November 8th…


Rush - all the worlds a stage - promo album cover pic - #1976GL

On November 8th, 1976 – Rush’s double live album All the World’s a Stage, reaches #40 on the Billboard 200 Albums Chart in the United States.

ACDC - you shook me all night long - promo 45 single sleeve pic - #1980AY

On this day in 1980 -AC/DC hits #35 on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart with their hit You Shook Me All Night Long. This song is featured on their multi-million selling studio album Back In Black, released in 1980.

Boston - Amanda - 45rpm - single promo sleeve pic - #1986TS

On November 8th, 1986 – Boston hits #1 on the Billboard Hot 100 with their hit power ballad Amanda. This song is featured on Boston’s multi-million selling and third studio album: Third Stage.

Triumph - The Sport Of Kings - promo cover pic - #1986RE

On this day in 1986 – Triumph hits #27 on the Billboard Hot 100 with their hit Somebody’s Out There. This song is featured on the eighth studio album from Triumph, The Sport Of Kings, released in 1986.

Iron Maiden - Maiden England - #1989 - promo video cover pic

On November 8th, 1989 – The mighty Iron Maiden released their live video (VHS) Maiden England. This classic live video of Iron Maiden was recorded in 1988, during their Seventh Tour Of A Seventh Tour. Of course, that historic tour had Iron Maiden promoting their Seventh Son Of A Seventh Son studio album.

ACDC - Black Ice - yellow version - promo cover pic - #2008AY

On this day in 2008 – AC/DC reached #1 on the Billboard 200 Albums Chart for the first time in 27 years with Black Ice. This album began a two-week stay at number one. The cover art/design for Black Ice was created and drawn by Joshua Marc Levy.

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Stone - 2011 Photo #1

LONG LIVE METAL.

LONG LIVE THE ROOTS & FAMILY TREE OF METAL.

Stone.

One Response to “On This Day In METAL History – November 8th…”

  1. Wow ANOTHER pretty monumental day in metal history.

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