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The musical play A Country Girl
, or Town and Country, with music by Lionel Monckton and additional songs by Paul Rubens, is performed at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 729 performances.
The musical revue Hip-Hip-Hooray is playing at The Hippodrome Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 425 performances.
Jazz saxophone virtuoso John Haley 'Zoot' Sims is born in Inglewood, California, USA.
Harold Lem And His Orchestra record I Got Rhythm for Okeh Records
in New York City. Guitar on the session is by Eddie Lang, and violin by Joe Venuti
The American-Yiddish musical revue Bagels And Yox
is playing at The Holiday Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 208 performances.
The Sons Of The Pioneers
perform Whispering Hope, Wait For The Wagon, Hoedown and other songs, on their KHJ-Mutual radio series The Lucky-U Ranch, in the USA.
's single, Tutti Frutti, is reviewed by Billboard
magazine as a "cleverly styled novelty with nonsense words, rapid fire delivery."
, Ben E. King, The Coasters and The Hollywood Flames play at the Armory, Newark, New Jersey, USA.
appears on folk musician/broadcaster Oscar Brand
's New York City radio show, Folksong Festival.
A second day of filming for The T.A.M.I. Show, takes place in The Civic Auditorium, Santa Monica, California, USA. TAMI stands for Television Audience Measurement Index. The show's amazing line-up includes Rolling Stones
, James Brown
, Chuck Berry
, Beach Boys
, The Supremes
, Jan And Dean
, Marvin Gaye
, Smokey Robinson
, Gerry And The Pacemakers
, Billy J. Kramer
, The Barbarians and more.
Quicksilver Messenger Service play the last of three nights at the Avalon Ballroom
, San Francisco, California, USA. Also on the bill are Taj Mahal
, Sons Of Champlin and The Blue Flames.
, Mother Earth, Mad River, Committee and Holy See play at the Fillmore, San Francisco, California, USA, in an anti-Vietnam War benefit show.
plays at The Catacombs, Houston, Texas, USA.
As he has done on numerous occasions, Brian May of Queen takes the stage of The Dominion Theatre, London, UK, during the finale of the Queen-based musical We Will Rock You, to perform the guitar solo in Bohemian Rhapsody.
The Music play at The Corn Exchange Brighton, UK.
Music Week reports that James Blunt
's Back To Bedlam
has given Warner UK its biggest share of the market (15%) in five years.
, best known as a guitarist who worked with Jimi Hendrix
and Al Green
, dies in Memphis, Tennessee, USA, after a year battling stomach cancer.
Soul II Soul play as part of the F1 Corniche Beats On The Beach Concerts series on Corniche Beach, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, Africa.
Deerhunter play at the Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, California, USA.
plays at Bucknell University, Lewisburg, Pennsylvania, USA.
receives the 'GQ Charity Woman Of The Year Award' at the GQ Men Of The Year 2010 Awards in Berlin, Germany. During the event she performs Universal Child and No More 'I Love Yous' alone on the piano, wearing a black "HIV POSITIVE" T-Shirt.
's fourth studio album, Red
, achieves her first No1 placing on the official UK album charts with sales of 61,779 in its first week.
plays at The American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Sean "P. Diddy
" Combs goes to see the Los Angeles Clippers vs. the Los Angeles Lakers in Los Angeles, California, USA.
presents Tom Ford with AIDS charity amfAR's Inspiration Award, in Milk Studios, Los Angeles, California, USA, then helps the charity herself by buying several luxury auction items. She spends $35,000 on a pair of Harry Winston diamond link earrings featuring 72 diamonds set in platinum, and $100,000 on the photograph "Elizabeth Taylor at the Eden Roc" by Willy Rizzo, signed and numbered by the artist. Other guests at the dinner incude Justin Timberlake
and Miley Cyrus
's album Sunny Side Up
is awarded 6x platinum status in the UK, having passed the landmark of 1.8m copies sold since its release in June 2009.