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Tango singer, composer and recording artist Jose Bohr is born in Bonn, Germany, Europe.
Antonio Vargas records Tango de Ay! Guayava, Tango de La tela de araña, Como yo te he querido and other songs for Victor Records
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Wenseslao Moguel is captured while fighting in the Mexican revolution. Without trial he is sentenced to be executed by firing squad and is shot nine times including a final bullet through his head at close range by an officer to ensure death. Nevertheless, miraculously, Moguel survives and manages to escape. His story will inspire the 2008 song El Fusilado
Ramón Santamaría Rodríguez is born in Havana, Cuba, Caribbean. He will find international fame as Latin percussion virtuoso Mongo Santamaria
And His Royal Havana Orchestra are playing at The Colony Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA, with The Four Senators.
Kabasele Yampanya is born in L
During filming of the I Love Lucy
tv series episode Breaking The Lease
in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, Desi Arnaz
And His Orchestra play Sweet Sue - Just You, El Cumbanchero, The Mexican Hat Dance, I Want a Girl and La Raspa.
Andre Rico And The Cha Chaleros make their live performing debut at The Majestic Ballroom, Swindon, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe.
begins a cabaret season at The Savoy, London, England, UK, Europe.
And His Orchestra open at The Palais D'Or Ballroom, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
Celebrated Trova musician, composer, guitarist, singer and recording artist Eusebio Delfín y Figueroa
dies in Havana, Cuba, Caribbean.
spends the first of two days of recording sessions in EMI Recording Studio, 3 Abbey Road
, St John’s Wood, London, England, UK. Over the two days she records songs including Mack The Knife, What Now My Love, The Girl From Ipanema, Milord and Stardust.
performs live on the Mike Douglas Show, a nationally syndicated tv show in the USA.
The Willie Bobo
Sextet records Nessa, Elation, Haitian Lady and Blues In The Closet at Rudy Van Gelder Studio
, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
, Freddie King, Copperhead and Malo play the second of two nights at Winterland, San Francisco, California, USA.
The duet To All The Girls I've Loved Before, by Julio Iglesias and Willie Nelson
, is awarded a gold disc by the R.I.A.A.
in the USA.
play at Fiddler's Green Amphitheatre, Englewood, Colorado, USA.
Latin-jazz guitar innovator Laurindo Almeida
dies of leukemia in Los Angeles, California, USA.
plays at Pengrowth Saddledome, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Azucar! The Life and Music of Celia Cruz
, a year-long exhibition about the career of the Cuban-born singer known as The Queen Of Salsa, closes at The Smithsonian Museum, Washington DC, USA.
Qué Bonita Bandera by Puerto Rican singer, trovador, and composer Ramito
, is played as part of the wake-up call for Space Shuttle Mission STS-119, in honor of Mission Specialist Joe Acaba, whose ancestry is Puerto Rican.
The London Jazz Festival
begins. The Festival, held at several venues in London, UK, from November 12 to 21, includes performances by Cleo Laine, Paolo Conte, Arthur H, Ute Lemper and Juliette Grecois.
Sir Paul McCartney
is honoured as the 2012 MusiCares Person Of The Year
in Los Angeles, California, USA. McCartney, Katy Perry
, Tony Bennett
, The Foo Fighters
, Neil Young
And Crazy Horse
, Alison Krauss
, Duane Eddy
, Alicia Keys
, Norah Jones
, James Taylor
, Diana Krall
and Sergio Mendes
play live at the event.
The 18th China Music Awards
are held at Cotai Arena, Macau, Asia. Taiwan's David Tao and the mainland's Sun Nan secure the best male singer awards, with Cheer Chen from Taiwan and Chris Lee from China sharing the best female singer award. Ricky Martin
performs live and wins the most influential international artist in Asia award.
, Blake Shelton
, Ed Sheeran
, Kendrick Lamar, Luke Bryan
, Pharrell Williams
, Pitbull, Shakira
and Thirty Seconds to Mars are among the performers at the first ever iHeart Radio Music Awards
in Shrine Auditorium, Los Angeles, California, USA.
X, The Buzzcocks
, Los Lobos
, Dave and Phil Alvin, Victoria Williams and others play at The Make The Music Go Bang Festival in the Observatory Grounds, Orange County, California, USA.
On her Revival tour
, Selena Gomez
plays at The Barclays Centre, Brooklyn, New York City, USA, supported by DNCE and Bea Miller.
is asked by TMZ if he enjoys The Weeknd
's music, he responds, ""Hell nah. That s**t's wack!" His opinion is thought to be somewhat influenced by the fact that his former girlfriend Selena Gomez
is now dating The Weeknd