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Stevie Wonder AND GROVER on Sesame Street! 197…

Stevie Wonder AND GROVER on Sesame Street! 1973, and yet, eternal

Marianne Faithfull’s record player, via

Marianne Faithfull’s record player, via

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Joan Jett, Cherie Currie, The Runaways. April …

Joan Jett, Cherie Currie, The Runaways. April 1, 1977, Santa Monica Civic Auditorium

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Aretha Franklin’s Grammy Award for Best Female…

Aretha Franklin’s Grammy Award for Best Female R&B Vocal Performance for her 1971 single, “Bridge Over Troubled Water,” one of 8 in a row she won from 1968-75, via Billboard

And here’s the performance from that year’s Grammy telecast, which aired March 15, 1972 from New York’s Felt Forum.

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