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23/05/1969 The Who release rock-opera album "Tommy"

Tommy is the double album and the fourth studio album by the English rock band The Who. The album was mostly composed by guitarist Pete Townshend as a rock opera that tells the story about a deaf, dumb and blind boy, including his experiences with life and his relationship with his family.

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