The Beatles: “Penny Lane”
ALBUM: One side of a double A-sided single with “Strawberry Fields Forever,” it was included on the American Magical Mystery Tour album.
WRITERS: John Lennon and Paul McCartney
Topped the Billboard Hot 100.
37 years ago today (December 8th, 1980), John Lennon was murdered by Mark David Chapman as he returned home to the Dakota after a recording session at New York’s Record Plant.