Jerry Harrison of the Talking HeadsFebruary 21, 1990 – Paul McCartney is honored with a Lifetime Achievement Award at the 32nd annual Grammy Awards. This award is for his solo work; he later receives the same award in 2014 for his work with the Beatles.
February 21, 1982 – DJ Murray The K (born Murray Kaufman) dies of cancer. He was 60. Murray was one of the very first DJs to play a Beatles record on the radio in the U.S. During the early days of Beatlemania, he frequently referred to himself as “the Fifth Beatle,” and was in fact friends with all of the members. Throughout his New York radio career, Kaufman also produced many legendary multi-racial rock ‘n’ roll shows each year at the Brooklyn Fox Theater.