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Christmas came early for the Starman

It was the day he helped make this Christmas classic

Published at 6:01am 12th September 2018. 1-minute read.

Christmas came early for the Starman

It was time to shine on you crazy diamonds!

On this day (12th Sept) in 1975 Pink Floyd released the classic album 'Wish You Were Here'.

It had the song 'Shine On You Crazy Diamond' which a tribute to founder Syd Barrett who had left seven years earlier because of mental health problems.

For more of the best music from the decade - listen to Mix 70s

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