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Russ Morgan's Music record Trust In Me, Boo Hoo, If My Heart Could Only Talk and Please Keep Me In Your Dreams for Brunswick Records in the USA.
Sylvia Fricker is born is born in Chatham, Ontario, Canada. She will find success as folk singer-songwriter Sylvia Tyson, initially as half of the popular folk duo Ian And Sylvia, and later in the groups Quartette and Great Speckled Bird.
Jazz pianist Oscar Peterson plays the fifth night of a week at Lindsey's Sky Bar, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
Paul Anka continues a three-week season at Coconut Grove, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Top Ten Singles being played on WABC Radio in New York City, USA, for the week beginning on this date are as follows :

1. Blue Moon - The Marcels (Colpix)

2. Runaway - Del Shannon (Big Top)

3. Gee Whiz (Look At His Eyes)- Carla Thomas (Atlantic)

4. I've Told Every Little Star - Linda Scott (Canadian-American)

5. Baby Blue - The Echoes (Seg-Way)

6. Once Upon a Time - Rochell And the Candles (Swingin')

7. Dedicated To The One I Love - The Shirelles (Scepter)

8. Pony Time - Chubby Checker (Parkway)

9. Please Love Me Forever - Cathy Jean And the Roommates (Valmor)

10. But I Do - Clarence 'Frogman' Henry (Argo)

Paul Anka plays the twentieth night of three weeks at The Copacabana, New York City, USA.
Barbra Streisand plays the first night of two weeks at The Town'n'Country, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Paul Anka, Chubby Checker, Duane Eddy, The Shirelles, Clarence 'Frogman' Henry, The Jive Five and others play in St Louis, Missouri, USA, as part of the Dick Clark C aravan of Stars.
Soldier Boy by The Shirelles reaches No1 in the Canadian pop singles chart.
The Squires, featuring lead guitarist Neil Young, play at McLean's United Church, Winnipeg, Canada.
The Oscar Peterson Trio records Fly Me To The Moon, Shiny Stockings, Li'L Darli', Little Right Foot and You Stepped Out Of A Dream for Verve Records in New York City, USA.
Gordon Lightfoot plays the first of six nights at The Village Corner Club, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Neil Young records twenty songs with his group The Squires at CKRC Studios, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
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Quincy Jones records the tracks I Had A Ball and Addie's At It Again in New York City, USA, for Mercury Records. The band includes such jazz luminaries as Dizzy Gillespie, Milt Jackson, Freddie Hubbard, Roland Kirk, Kai Winding and Art Blakey.
I Feel Fine by The Beatles returns to No1 in the Canadian Pop Singles Chart, having been deposed for one week by it's own b-side, She's A Woman.
Gerry And The Pacemakers release a new album, Gerry's Second Album, in Canada on Capitol Records.
In the New York Hilton hotel, during a power blackout, Bob Dylan enjoys an impromptu jam session with Brian Jones, Robbie Robertson and Bob Neuwirth.
Steppenwolf play in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Lonnie Mack plays the first of five nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, Los Angeles, California, USA, supported by Eric Mercury.
Jimmy Soul, famed for his 1960s smash, If You Wanna Be Happy, dies of a heart attack in Spring Valley, New York State, USA.
The album Beyond The Blue Neon by George Strait is awarded a gold disc in Canada.
Billy Joel plays at Copps Coliseum, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada.
The tv special Madonna In Concert, filmed during her Blonde Ambition tour, is broadcast on MuchMusic in Canada.
Popular big band era singer Anne Shelton dies, aged 70, of a heart attack in Herstmonceux, Sussex, England, UK.
Alanis Morissette, supported by Jason Mraz, continues her Jagged Little Pill Acoustic tour at The Dodge Theatre, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
Multi-award winning guitarist and producer Steve Dawson releases his second solo album, We Belong To The Gold Coast, in Canada.
On their American Idiot tour, Green Day play at General Motors Place, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
The four-day-long guitar-orientated Wall To Wall Festival continues in The Krannert Centre, University of Illinois, Urbana, Illinois, USA. Artists performing today include Daniel Lanois, John Hasbrouck, Eric Lougosch and Cindy Cashdollar.
Bob Dylan plays at Moncton Coliseum, Moncton, New Brunswick, Canada.
Dave Brubeck is presented with a special issue Miles Davis Award, in the Salle Stevie Wonder of the Maison du Festival Rio Tinto Alcan, Montreal, Quebec, Canada, during the Festival International de Jazz de Montreal. The award is to honour Brubeck's career as one the most audacious jazz pianists of his generation. Later in the day, The Dave Brubeck Quartet performs the closing concert of the festival in the Theatre Maisonneuve.
On his My World tour, Justin Bieber plays at California Mid-State fair, Paso Robles, California, USA.
The Suburbs by The Arcade Fire reaches No1 in the Billboard 200 Albums Chart in the USA.
On his My World tour, Justin Bieber plays at The Times Union Center, Albany, New York State, USA.
On his My World tour, Justin Bieber plays at The Dunkin' Donuts Centre, Providence, Rhode Island, USA.
More than twenty years after they split up, influential Scottish band The Vaselines release a new album, Sex With An X, in the USA and Canada on SubPop Records.
Neil Young begins a tour at The Performing Arts Theatre, Durham, North Carolina, USA.
On her Black Star tour, Avril Lavigne plays at the O2 Manchester Apollo, UK.
It is reported that Avril Lavigne's 12,184 square-foot mansion in Bel Air, Los Angeles, California, USA, is to be bought for $8.5m by Los Angeles Clippers star Chris Paul. The property was originally listed for $9.5m after Lavigne split from her husband Deryck Whibley of Sum 41.
Drake's third LP, Nothing Was The Same, reaches No1 in the Billboard 200 Albums Chart in the USA.
Neil Young And Crazy Horse play at Open Air Barolo, Barolo, Italy, Europe.
Crosby, Stills And Nash play at Motorpoint Arena, Cardiff, Wales, UK.
Three Days Grace play at The Live Music Hall, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
Marianas Trench play at The Music Farm, Charleston, South Carolina, USA.
Former REM singer Michael Stipe, The Flaming Lips, The Pixies, Debbie Harry, Cyndi Lauper, Laurie Anderson, Mountain Goats, Jakob Dylan and Ann Wilson of Heart take part in the first of two David Bowie Tribute concerts at Carnegie Hall, New York City, USA.
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The Cure play at The Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
On his Purpose World Tour, Justin Bieber plays at The Hallenstadion, Zurich, Switzerland, Europe.
Austin Carlile, vocalist with the band Of Mice And Men, quits the group because he suffers from Marafan syndrome, a painful genetic disorder affecting the body’s connective tissue.
On his Purpose tour, Justin Bieber plays during the British Summertime Festival at Hyde Park, London, England, UK, Europe.
On his Purpose tour, Justin Bieber plays the second of two nights at The Rogers Centre, Toronto, Canada.