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Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: After a two hour rehearsal, Ringo Starr plays on stage with The Beatles for the first time at Hulme Hall in Port Sunlight, Birkenhead on this day in 1962. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Milton Gabler, the producer of Bill Haley's "Rock Around The Clock", was an uncle by marriage to actor Billy Crystal. Billy inducted Gabler into the Rock And Roll Hall Of Fame in 1993. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Marvin Gaye played drums on Little Stevie Wonder's first single, "I Call It Pretty Music." #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: A friend once asked John Lennon what was the best lyric he ever wrote. "That's easy," replied Lennon, "All you need is love." #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Chuck Berry originally wanted to be a professional photographer and started singing and playing in a band to buy cameras and photography equipment. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Brian Wilson's divorce from his wife Marilyn was presided over by Judge Joseph Wapner, before he rose to fame on TV. #RockTrivi

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Blondie named themselves after Hitler's dog. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: Glen Campbell's "Witchita Lineman" was the most played song on Country radio in the last century. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: On this date in 1987, Wilson Pickett was found guilty by a New Jersey court of possessing a shotgun with intent to endanger life following his involvement in a bar room fist fight. #RockTrivia

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day

Rock n' Roll Trivia of the Day: In August, 1984, Ray Parker Jr. asked "Who you gonna call?" on his #1 hit "Ghostbusters". Huey Lewis heard the song and answered, "A lawyer." Lewis sued Parker for plagiarism for copying his song "I Want a New Drug". The two eventually settled out of court. #RockTrivia