This Day in Rock History – The Rolling Stones “Angie”

October 14th, 1973
The Rolling Stones hit #1 with “Angie”. Some claim the song was about David Bowie’s first wife but the writer of the song, Mick Jagger, states “Angie” was a pseudonym for heroin and his battle to quit while detoxing in Switzerland.

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Ben

Exiled New Englander now living in Canada. I dream in Spanish but can't speak it. I wish I'd grown up as an old black man playin' the blues just like my father.

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