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May 19 is Special Date For '"Captain Fantastic'' Fans

Written by Chief Editor.

It was on yesterday's date in 1975 that Captain Fantastic & The Brown Dirt Cowboy was released.

 
This became Elton's first album to enter the American chart at No. 1. It was certified gold on pre-orders alone, two weeks before its official release.
 
Rolling Stone magazine listed the LP at #158 in its '500 Greatest Albums of All Time.'
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