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Published at 6:05am 4th January 2019.

How a Beatle and the Rocket Man blasted off together!

It was on this day (4th Jan) in 1975 that Elton John went to Number One with this hit.

He covered 'Lucy In The Sky With Diamonds'.

It featured John Lennon on guitar and stayed at the top of the US charts for two weeks.

For more of the best music from the decade - listen to Stray 70s

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