Back in 1989 - George Michael was awarded the Silver Clef Awards for outstanding achievements to British Music.
June 18, 1942 - Paul McCartney of The Beatles. The most successful rock composer of all time.
Back in 1984 - Duran Duran's "The Reflex" singles hit No.1 and started its two week run in the US singles chart.
2016 the prestigious Ivor Novello Awards named Adele songwriter of the year.