1989: Stevie Wonder joins Paul McCartney on stage at Paul's Los Angeles concert to sing their 1982 duet, "Ebony and Ivory".
2012: Rod Stewart scored his first number one on the Billboard Adult Contemporary chart since "Have I Told You Lately" in 1993 when his rendition of "Let It Snow, Let It Snow, Let It Snow" rose to the top.
1957: Gene Vincent And The Blue Caps appear on The Ed Sullivan Show for their first national TV appearance. They perform "Lotta Lovin'" and "Dance to the Bop".
1965: The Young Rascals begin recording "Good Lovin'", which will rise to #1 in the US early next year.
1963: The Beach Boys' "Be True To Your School" enters the Billboard Top 40 on its way to #6. The song was written by Brian Wilson and Mike Love as a tribute to their own Hawthorne High School, but features the melody of the University Of Wisconsin's fight song, "On Wisconsin".