Steve Kline Ages of Rock
May 2, 1964
The Rolling Stones — the debut album by the group of the same name — begins a 12-week run at #1 on U.K. album charts. Also on this day, the Stones’ cover of Buddy Holly’s Not Fade Away enters the U.S. singles chart at #98. It will peak at #48. Not Fade Away is Track 1 Side 1 on the North American release of this first LP by the Stones.