19th May 1952, Born on this day, Jeffrey Hyman, (Joey Ramone), vocals, the Ramones, 1977 UK No.22 single 'Sheena Is A Punk Rocker'. He died on 15th April 2001 after losing a long battle with lymphatic cancer aged 49. On November 30, 2003, a block of East 2nd Street in New York City was officially renamed Joey Ramone Place. More on the Ramones: http://www.thisdayinmusic.com/pages/ramones
"Diamond Life" by Sade has to be a legendary album from the early 80's. I've listened to this album loads of times and never get bored. It is perfect jazz and Helen Adu has a flawless voice. Sade also has produced other albums, up to recent years. If you're not a fan, you should be!