On This Day

May 18, 1972 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music

  • Pop rock band Looking Glass release their single "Brandy"

Deaths in Music

  • Daniel Ray "Danny" Whitten, American musician & songwriter (Crazy Horse, Rod Stewart- "I Don't Want To Talk About It"), dies of a methaqualone overdose at 29
  • Eero Sipilä, Finnish composer, dies at 53