Mattew Bellamy: Madness
BirthParents Marylin and George, Born in Cambridge, England. Father George was guitarist in the 60's band The Tornados; The first British band to score a number one song in the United States. Early in his childhood he moved to Teigenmouth, shortly thereafter his parents were divorced.
The Tornados: http://www.geocities.com/fabgear6366/tornados.htm
Tiananmen SquareDevestating events, Chineese teens killed in protest for thier rights.World Wide Reaction. General hate towards the Chinnese Governemtn begins. The protests are very unsuccseful, but inspire many globaly to act Bellamy is nearly 12
European Union FormedThe european union is formed, england is one of the core countries, Changes Laws and interaction through out western Europe. Culturaly, the countries grow closer together along with the politicol change.
UnemploymentBritish Unemployment reaches its all time low for total number of people. 2.47 million. The nation as a whole is not econmically struggling, but many lack jobs. Recession is technically over, but foriegn jobs are still a threat to the natin, just as they are to many working class Americans
Mad Cow DiseasePandemic across britan, Many people are infected, ban on all British beef related products, nation wide concern. Disease kill many throughout the country, cattle quartine, considered a pandemic.
Release of ShowbizGroups first album. Reached 29th on top album charts at one point. Considered moderatley succseful considering that this is the bands very first album.
No. Title Length
1. "Sunburn" 3:54
2. "Muscle Museum" 4:23
3. "Fillip" 4:01
4. "Falling Down" 4:33
5. "Cave" 4:46
6. "Showbiz" 5:16
7. "Unintended" 3:57
8. "Uno" 3:37
9. "Sober" 4:04
10. "Escape" 3:31
11. "Overdue" 2:26
12. "Hate This and I'll Love You" Title Song: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=AN894yIZFEs
Iraq WarThe Iraq war and general unrest in the Middle East is a large issue at the time. On this date Millions worldwide protest the war, with a enourmous 2 million protesting across the UK. The protests were to no avail, the war continued.
Robbie WilliamsRock/Pop artist Robbie Williams is the number one best selling artist of all time UK History. World Renowned. Enters Worl Record Book for most tickets sold in one day. Offered largest contract to British singer ever. http://mind.robbiewilliams.com/tagged/Music
DepressionThe world wide economic crisis finnaly hits england hard in early 2009. many jobs are lost, GDP drops, and overall economic security is threatend. January 23rd is the offical entry date for the country.
Child BornKate Hudson, Bellamy's Fiance (Girlfriend at the time) gives birth to their child: Bingham Hawn Bellamy.
2012 Olympics in LondonOlympics come to Bellamay's Home country shortly before he releaes the song. http://www.london2012.com/
Song Madness ReleasedAlbum: The 2nd Law is released