What's a "Baby Classic" you ask? It's a mega-hit that has just recently been birthed into "classic hits" status (a.k.a. 25+ years old!)
The week's BABY CLASSIC is:
Ugly Kid Joe, "Cat's in the Cradle" (1992)
California rock band, Ugly Kid Joe, released this cover of Harry Chapin's "Cats in the Cradle" in 1992. It was the highest performing single from their album, "America's Least Wanted. This single peaked at #3 on the US Billboard Top 100.
Other things from August 1992:
Sports: USA Basketball, "Dream Team", won gold at the Olympics in Barcelona. This team has been described as the greatest sports team ever assembled. The "Dream Team defeated opponents by an average of 44 points on the road to gold. The team included NBA superstars Larry Bird, Michael Jordan, Magic Johnson, Charles Barkley, Karl Malone, Scottie Pippen and Patrick Ewing.
Movies: "Single White Female" ($48M)
Birthdays: Demi Lovato (8/20/92)
Celebrity Wedding: Sting married Trudy Styler on 8/20/92