Daily Archives: October 22, 2013

Lorde’s ‘Royals’ Crowns Pop Songs Chart

Billboard Lorde (born Ella Yelich-O’Connor on Nov. 7, 1996) becomes the third-youngest solo artist to crown Pop Songs (which launched in 1992). JoJo was 13 years and seven months old when “Leave (Get Out)” began a five-week reign in 2004, while Miley Cyrus was 16 years, 11 months and two weeks old when “Party in the U.S.A.” reached… Read More »

Today in History

Anchorage Daily News Today is Tuesday, Oct. 22, the 295th day of 2013. There are 70 days left in the year. Today’s Highlight in History: On Oct. 22, 1962, President John F. Kennedy delivered a nationally broadcast address in which he publicly revealed the presence of Soviet-built missile bases under construction in Cuba and announced a quarantine of… Read More »