Tag Archives: Songs of 1970

“Instant Karma” Turns 41

“Well, We All Shine On…” (Image Source)

On This Date in 1970: John Lennon wrote, recorded and mixed the song “Instant Karma.” The single, which was produced by Phil Spector, was released 11 days later. What a great song!

David Bowie Receives Ivor Novello Award

Planet Earth Is Blue, And There’s Nothing I Can Do

On This Date in 1970: David Bowie received the Ivor Novello Award for Best Original Song for “Space Oddity.”