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Vincent Lopez And His Hotel Pennsylvania Orchestra record Someone Loves You After All and Steppin' Out for OKeh Records in New York City, USA.
Abe Lyman's California Ambassador Hotel Orchestra record Do You Believe In Dreams' and Mary Lou, for Brunswick Records in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Abe Lyman's California Ambassador Hotel Orchestra record I Can't Get Over A Girl Like You (Loving A Boy Like Me) and Sunday, for Brunswick Records in New York City, USA.
Through by Bert Lown And His Hotel Biltmore Music is released as the Durium Hit Of The Week on newspaper stands in New York City, USA at a cost of 15c, twenty percent of the price of an ordinary shellac record.
The Ramon Raquello Orchestra plays in the Meridian Room at Park Plaza, New York City, USA. This performance is referred to in Orson Wells' famous hoax radio broadcast of War Of The Worlds, during which an official-sounding weather report is quickly followed by "the music of Ramon Raquello and his orchestra" from the Meridian Room in the Hotel Park Plaza in downtown New York.
Woody Herman And His Band are playing at Cafe Rouge, Hotel Pennsylvania, New York City, USA.
Tommy Dorsey and his Orchestra, with vocalist Frank Sinatra, continue with their fourteen–week engagement at The Astor Hotel, New York City, USA.
Today's edition of Down Beat magazine runs a story under the headline 'Buddy Rich Gets Face Bashed In'. The item refers to an incident in which the drummer, Buddy Rich, was assaulted and battered by thugs in Manhattan, New York City, USA. The thugs were acting on the instructions of Frank Sinatra, who had recently fallen out with Rich during a gig at The Astor Hotel.
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Jimmy Dorsey And His Orchestra come to the end of a month-long residency at The Hotel Pennsylvania, New York City, USA.
Harry James And His Orchestra play at The Hotel Astor, New York City, USA.
The Erskine Hawkins Orchestra plays at The Hotel Lincoln, New York City, USA.
While waiting to make an appearance on the Bing Crosby radio show, Al Jolson passes away from a heart attack, while playing cards in his room at the St. Francis Hotel in San Francisco, California, USA.
Lonzo And Oscar record Metro Polka, Wild Women From The South and I Lithp Ekthept When I Thay Ithaca, in Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Webb Pierce records Drifting Texas Sand, If Crying Would Make You Care, California Blues and You Scared The Love Right Out Of Me, in Castle Studio At The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Avenue North, Nashville, TN
The Vaughn Monroe Orchestra plays during a month-long engagement at The Waldorf-Astoria Hotel, New York City, USA.
Zeke Clements And His Men From Music Mountain record If I Had Known, Blue Texas Blues, Payday Saturday Night and other tracks at Castle Studio, The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Susan Hayward wins the award for Best Performance By An Actress In A Musical Film for her leading role in With A Song In My Heart at The 10th Golden Globe Awards in the Ambassador Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Red Foley records Treasure Untold and I'm Sorry We Met in Castle Studio, The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Heartbreak Hotel by Elvis Presley enters the Billboard Hot 100 singles chart in the USA at No68.
Rockabilly vocalist Wanda Jackson plays the twenty-eighth night of a six-week season at The Golden Nugget, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Brook Benton plays the fourteenth night of a month at The Dunes Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Connie Francis plays the seventeenth night of three weeks at The Sahara Hotel And Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Bobby Rydell plays the twenty-sixth night in a four week season at The Sahara Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, as support to comedian george Burns.
Duke Ellington and his Orchestra play at The Netherland Hilton Hotel, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
Judy Garland is taken to a London clinic for treatment for head injuries sustained in a fall at her hotel in Shepperton, Middlesex, UK.
Bobby Darin continues with four weeks of dates at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The Soul Agents play at The Waterfront Club, Cliff Hotel, Woolston, Southampton, Hampshire, UK.
The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on lead guitar, play at The Lugano Hotel, Lugano, Switzerland, Europe.
Della Reese is playing during a three-week engagement at The Flamingo Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The Squires, featuring Neil Young, play the fourth of seven nights at the Hudson Hotel, Churchill, Manitoba, Canada.
During her two week engagement at The Thunderbird Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, a lien is placed on her salary to cover debts she has failed to pay to her lawyer, William Morsae.
Judy Garland flies from Los Angeles, California, USA, to New York City, USA, and checks in at the Regency Hotel, where she is interviewed by Leonard Harris of the New York World-Telegram And Sun.
Cream play at The Bromel Club, Bromley Court Hotel, Bromley, Kent, UK.
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The Beatles, Mick Jagger and Marianne Faithfull attend a lecture about Transcendental Meditation, in the Park Lane Hilton Hotel, London, UK, by Indian mystic The Maharishi Mahesh Yogi.
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Captain Beefheart And His Magic Band perform live on the beach in front of The Martinez Hotel, during the Cannes Film Festival in Cannes, France, Europe.
When Elvis Presley plays at the Hilton Hotel in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Del Shannon is in the audience. Elvis performs Shannon's hit, Runaway, and introduces him to the audience.
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Judas Priest play their first-ever gig, at The George Hotel in Walsall, Staffordshire, UK. (N.B. This is a very different line-up from the one that eventually became successful)
The Upsetters play at The Crystal Palace Hotel, Crystal Palace, London, UK.
R'n'b/soul vocalist Baby Huey dies aged 26 from a drug-related heart attack in a room in the Roberts Motel on the South Side of Chicago, Illinois, USA. During the 1960s, he had pioneered a style which influenced the emergence of hip hop music.
The Toilets play at The Palace Hotel, Rhyl, Wales, UK. Their leader Mike Peters will go on to form The Alarm.
The Ga Ga's play at The Brickyard, Carlisle, England, UK, supported by Zen Motel.
Teenage Fanclub play at The Rosemount Hotel, Perth, Western Australia, Australia, Oceania.
Beyonce plays the first of four nights at the Wynn Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Beyonce plays the last of four nights at the Wynn Hotel and Casino, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
While staying at the Grand Hyatt hotel, Melbourne, Australia, Oceania, Katy Perry hears her hit single California Gurls blasting out from a student party for the all-male Melbourne High School and, on the spur of the moment, pops in to join them. Later she posts a Tweet saying, 'I totes just crashed a prom,' Still later on the same night she also attends a lesbian event, The Grouse Party, at The Bendigo Hotel in Collingwood.
Bob Dylan plays at Borgata Hotel Casino Events Center, Atlantic City, New Jersey, USA.
On their first tour together in over twenty years, the surviving members of The Beach Boys play at The Seminole Hard Rock Hotel And Casino, Hollywood, Florida, USA.
Ed Sheeran takes his good friend Taylor Swift out for a drink at The Station pub in his home town, Framlingham, Suffolk, England, UK, Europe.
It is announced that John Legend will not be attending the L.A. Confidential magazine party at the Beverly Hills Hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA, on Thursday, February 5th in light of the horrific anti-women and anti-LGBT policies approved by the hotel’s owner, the Sultan of Brunei.