One 2 Three 26 May, The Headlines

As well as a bunch of great music today on One 2 Three, Here are the headlines that we talked about.

Todays Birthdays

26th May

1948 – Stevie Nicks, American singer-songwriter

1949 – Jeremy Corbyn, British journalist and politician

1962 – Black, English singer-songwriter (d. 2016)

Colin Vearncombe known by his stage name Black, was an English singer-songwriter. He emerged from the punk rock music scene and achieved mainstream pop success in the late 1980s, most notably with the 1986 single “Wonderful Life”, which was an international hit the next year. Sadly died after a car accident in 2016.

1964 – Lenny Kravitz, American singer-songwriter, multi-instrumentalist, producer, and actor

1966 – Helena Bonham Carter, English actress

1975 – Lauryn Hill, American singer-songwriter, producer, and actress

26 May is also National Paper Aeroplane Day!


Congratulations to Paul Weller, who lands straight in at Number 1 on this week’s Official Albums Chart with Fat Pop.

A new study has shown that sniffer dogs can detect coronavirus in humans.

Brentwood Covid update

Better weather ahead

A kind postman.

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