Wednesday, May 22nd, 2013 by Mike McKay
Posted in 101 #1 Song of The Day
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Only two human beings on the planet have ever shared label billing with the Beatles. The first was Tony Sheridan, and only by virtue of the fact that long before they were popular, the Beatles had backed him up on several tracks.
The second was an American keyboard player. It was totally unexpected. “It was something,” he said, “that I could have never asked for or no manager could negotiate, just something they felt for me.” Many people have been called the fifth Beatle, but if anyone truly deserves the title, it’s Billy Preston – and that brings us to the number one song on May 22, 1969 and today’s 101 number one song of the day – the Beatles and Billy Preston “Get Back”