On this day in music history, several significant events took place that shaped the industry and had a lasting impact on music as a whole.

One major event that occurred on this day in music history was the release of The Beatles’ album “Abbey Road” on September 26th, 1969. This iconic album featured hits such as “Come Together,” “Something,” and “Here Comes the Sun,” and is considered by many to be one of the greatest albums of all time. The album’s cover art, featuring the band walking across the zebra crossing outside Abbey Road Studios, has become one of the most famous images in music history.

Another important event that happened on this day in music history was the debut of Michael Jackson’s music video for “Thriller” on September 26th, 1983. The groundbreaking video, directed by John Landis, featured Jackson as a werewolf and a zombie, and is considered to be one of the most influential music videos of all time. “Thriller” helped solidify Jackson’s status as the King of Pop and became a cultural phenomenon that has inspired countless artists since its release.

Additionally, on this day in music history, BeyoncĂ© made history by becoming the youngest female artist to headline the main stage at the Glastonbury Festival on September 26th, 2011. BeyoncĂ©’s electrifying performance, which featured hits such as “Crazy in Love,” “Single Ladies (Put a Ring on It),” and “Halo,” was praised by critics and fans alike and solidified her status as one of the greatest performers of her generation.

These events on September 26th have all left a lasting impact on the world of music and have helped shape the industry into what it is today. From iconic albums to groundbreaking music videos to unforgettable live performances, these moments will be remembered for generations to come.