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    1990: The Steve Miller Band reached the top of the U.K. Singles Chart with “The Joker” after it had been used in a commercial for Levi’s commercial in the U.K.

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    2002: ZZ Top bassist Dusty Hill married longtime girlfriend, filmmaker-actress Charleen McCrory at Tony’s Ballroom in Houston.
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    1994: Rush were inducted into the Canadian Music Hall of Fame during the Juno Awards of 1994 at the O’Keefe Centre in Toronto.
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    2001: Aerosmith, Queen, Steely Dan, Paul Simon & Michael Jackson were some of the acts inducted into the Rock and Roll Hall of Fame. Kid Rock inducted Aerosmith, Dave Grohl of Nirvana and the Foo Fighters inducted Queen, & Moby inducted Steely Dan.
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    2004: During an appearance on the Late Show with David Letterman, Courtney Love exposed her breasts to Letterman. After her appearance she was arrested after a concert for allegedly throwing a microphone stand into the crowd & striking a man in attendance.
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