Daily Archives: March 3, 2013

Roberta Flack wins top Grammy awards 40 years ago this hour (1973)


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(Saturday, March 3, 1973, 9:00 p.m. CST) — Robert Flack won the top two awards at the 15th Grammy Awards at Tennessee Theater in Nashville tonight, including Song of the Year (Ewan MacColl, songwriter) and Record of the Year (Joel Dorn, producer) for her ballad “The First Time Ever I Saw Your Face.” Continue reading Roberta Flack wins top Grammy awards 40 years ago this hour (1973)

Ringo Starr appears on 15th Grammy Awards telecast 40 years ago this hour (1973)


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(Saturday, March 3, 1973, 9:00 p.m. CST) — Former Beatle Ringo Starr, along with Harry Nilsson, today presented the award for Best R&B Vocal Performance, Male at the 15th Grammy Awards at Tennessee Theater, Nashville, Tennessee. Continue reading Ringo Starr appears on 15th Grammy Awards telecast 40 years ago this hour (1973)

Anne Murray, Don McLean appear on ‘Midnight Special’ 40 years ago this hour (1973)


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(Saturday, March 3, 1973, 1:00 a.m. EST) — Anne Murray (host) and Don McLean are among the performers on tonight’s episode of the late-night musical variety NBC series The Midnight Special. Continue reading Anne Murray, Don McLean appear on ‘Midnight Special’ 40 years ago this hour (1973)