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This Week in History: Madonna Goes Number One, Aaliyah & More

Let's look back at all the awesome moments in pop culture history from August 22-28!

Who knew this week of August was filled with historic music greatest and unforgettable pop culture moments. In the latest episode of Fuse's This Week in History series, we take a look back at all the memorable events that occurred from August 22 through August 28.

A few notables to include:

  • One billion people logged into Facebook for the first time
  • Madonna's hit single "Who's that Girl" went number 1 in 1987
  • On August 25, 2001 we lost R&B star Aaliyah
  • Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. delivered his iconic "I Have a Dream" speech in Washington D.C.
  • ...and much more

Watch a throwback video of J. Cole remembering Aaliyah:

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