The world’s largest disco was held at the Buffalo Convention Centre, New York, 1979. 13,000 danced a place into the Guinness Book of World Records.
The term “disc jockey” was first used in 1937.
The top selling singles of all time are Elton John’s “Candle in the Wind ‘97”, at 33 million, Bing Crosby’s “White Christmas”, 30 million, and Bill Haley’s “Rock Around the Clock”, 25 million.
Music was sent down a telephone line for the first time in 1876, the year the phone was invented.
Kenneth Edmonds was nicknamed Babyface by funk guitarist Bootsy Collins.