On This Day In METAL History – May 5th… From SWEET To SKID ROW


Sweet - Little Willy - promo 45rpm - cover sleeve - #1973SMO

On May 5th, 1973 – The legendary SWEET had their huge hit single, Little Willy, sitting at #3, on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart. Yeah!

Led Zeppelin - Tampa Florida - ticket stub - May 5 - 1973 - #MO99ILMFG

On May 5th, 1973LED ZEPPELIN performed at Tampa Stadium, in Tampa, Florida. Sure wish I was there. Wish I was at any Led Zeppelin concert, for that matter.

Aerosmith - What It Takes - promo 45rpm cover pic - 1990 - #99imwk'fd

On May 5th, 1990 – The awesome AEROSMITH had their hit power ballad, What It Takes, ranked at #9, on the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart. This song is featured on the tenth studio album from AEROSMITH: Pump.

Darkness Divided - promo album cover pic - 2016 - #MO899833ILMFSO

On May 5th, 2016 – The newly released studio album from Texas’ DARKNESS DIVIDED has climbed the Metal ladder to #38, on the iTunes Top 100 Heavy Metal Albums Chart. Support this cool Metal band and buy their S/T album here:

iTunes (download): http://apple.co/1SdM0P6

Victory Records: http://www.victorymerch.com/store/darknessdivided

Skid Row - prom album cover pic - #MO2333a

On May 5th, 2016 – The debut and S/T album from SKID ROW is ranked at #71, on the iTunes Top 100 Heavy Metal Albums Chart. Whoa!

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Gene Hoglan & Stone - 2012

LONG LIVE THE ROOTS & FAMILY TREE OF METAL.

LONG LIVE METAL.

Stone.

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2 Responses to “On This Day In METAL History – May 5th… From SWEET To SKID ROW”

  1. That Aero-ballad is one of the classiest they’ve done!

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