This Day in Music History
1970 : Blood, Sweat & Tears are nominated for a then-record eleven Grammy Awards (but only win three).
1970 : The 5th Dimension win the Record of the Year Grammy for "Aquarius/Let The Sun Shine In". Blood, Sweat & Tears win Album of the Year, and Crosby, Stills & Nash win Best New Artist.
1982 : Jimmy Sohns of the Shadows of Knight is arrested for distributing cocaine.
1994 : The Supremes receive a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame.
1997 : Paul McCartney is knighted by Queen Elizabeth at Buckingham Palace, becoming "Sir" Paul McCartney.
2002 : Connie Francis sues her record label for over $10 million for unpaid royalties and "inappropriate" licensing of her recordings.
2003 : The punk band 311 designates 3/11 as their own personal holiday.
2008 : Kid Rock returns to the Waffle House in Duluth, Georgia (where he was involved in a brawl the previous year) to hang out with Waffle House workers and customers as part of a charity meet-and-greet.
2008 : The Rock and Roll Hall of Fame inducts Madonna, John Mellencamp, Leonard Cohen, The Ventures and The Dave Clark Five at ceremony in New York.
Texts from calendar.songfacts.com