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'Spirit In The Sky' flies high

'Spirit In The Sky' flies high

Published at 6:01am 2nd May 2019.

The 'Spirit In The Sky' flew high!

It was on this day (2nd May) in 1970 that Norman Greenbaum went to Number One in the UK charts.

But it would be the only time he would reach these heights.

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