Monday, September 9th, 2013 by Mike McKay
Listen for the replay to win tickets to see the hilarious, Tony Award Winning play Vanya and Sonia and Masha and Spike at the Rio Grande Theatre this weekend.
The 101 number one song of the day was the title song to a movie but more importantly, according to the song’s writer, it was a cry for help.
He said it was his “Fat Elvis” period, although at the time, Elvis had yet to gain all that weight. But, looking back, he said, the character in the movie was himself. “I was very fat, very insecure and felt that I’d lost myself.” And although most thought it was just a fast rock ‘n’ roll song, the single that was number one in America on September 9th, 1965 was literally John Lennon’s cry for (HELP!)