This Day in Music 19.02.2016
The English group Manfred Mann's Earth Band scored a No.1 single both in the US (Billoboard Hot100) and Canada (Canadian RPM) with their version of the Bruce Springsteen's song 'Blinded By The Light.' The song was part of their album 'The Roaring Silence'.
The track was the first single from Bruce Springsteen's 1973 debut album 'Greetings from Asbury Park N.J.' The Earth Band's version features several changed lyrics.
Here's a live version: