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On This Date In Music – “Hot in Here” by Nelly

July 6 – On this date in 2002, Nelly’s “Hot in Herre” was in the middle of a seven week run atop the pop chart.  It not only served as Nelly’s first #1, but it also became the first chart-topping single for the song’s producers, Pharrell Williams and Chad Hugo, who called themselves the Neptunes.…

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On This Date In Music – Bryan Adams’ “Heaven”

June 15 – On this date in 1985, Bryan Adams’ power ballad “Heaven” became his first #1 single knocking the Tears for Fear song “Everybody Wants to Rule the World” out of the top spot on the Billboard chart.  It would be replaced two weeks later by Phil Collins’ “Sussudio.”  The song was written for…

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