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Singer-songwriter Lori Lieberman is born in Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Beatles play at The Top Ten Club, Reeperbahn, Hamburg, Germany, Europe.
The front page of UK music weekly Melody Maker carries a report stating that British pop idol Cliff Richard and American star Connie Francis have become embroiled in a dispute about the song When The Girl In Your Arms Is The Girl In Your Heart. Richard recently released the original version, but Francis has covered it under the title When The Boy In Your Arms Is The Boy In Your Heart. Richard apparently feels this is "unfair".
Ray Charles plays at The State Fair Music Hall, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Bob Luman records Louisiana Man, Rocks Of Reno, Red River Rose and Belonging To You in RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hakwins Street, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
John Lennon of The Beatles attends the Miss Hong Kong pageant in the President Hotel, Kowloon, Hong Kong, Asia. On the same day, the band's guitarist George Harrison buys himself a new Pentax camera.
Vaughn Meader, and folk group The Au Go Go Singers (featuring two future Buffalo Springfield members, Stephen Stills and Richie Furay), play at The Cafe Au Go Go, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
The Hollies appear on UK tv kids' show, Crackerjack.
The Yardbirds, with Eric Clapton on guitar, play at the Fairfield Halls, Croydon, UK.
The Rolling Stones play at The Jack Russell Stadium, Clearwater, Florida, USA. On the same day, Keith Richards tapes the guitar lick which will be used in (I Can't Get No) Satisfaction.
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The Dave Clark Five play at Charlotte Coliseum, Charlotte, North Carolina, USA, supported by The Spontanes.
When The Rolling Stones play at Circus-Krone-Bau, Munich, Germany, Europe, guitarist Brian Jones meets actress Anita Pallenberg for the first time.
Jimi Hendrix is in Electric Lady Studios, New York City, USA, recording Dolly Dagger, Beginning and Pali Gap
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Black Sabbath, Freedom and Curved Air play at the Free Trade Hall, Manchester, UK.
A new music venue, The Brunel Rooms, opens in Swindon, Wiltshire, UK. It will become a well-established club on the circuit during the late seventies with bands including The Ramones, Talking Heads and XTC playing there.
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At the start of a Japanese tour, 10cc play the first of three nights at Nakano Sunplaza, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
George Strait records Unwound at Music City Music Hall in Nashville, Tennessee, USA. It will provide him with his first hit single.
120,000 fans see Pink Floyd, Paul McCartney, Robert Plant, Eric Clapton, Phil Collins, Cliff Richard and The Shadows, Tears For Fears and Elton John at The Silver Clef Award Winners Concert at Knebworth House, Hertfordshire, England, UK.
Green Day play at MTV Supersonic, Milan, Italy, Europe.
Pixies play at The Warfield, San Francisco, California, USA.
Iron Maiden, Marilyn Manson, Incubus, Iggy And The Stooges, NOFX, Funeral For A Friend, Alakline Trio, Bloc Party and others play at the Carling Weekend, Leeds, England, UK.
Wonderland by McFly makes its debut at No1 in the Official UK Albums Chart. Late Registration by Kanye West enters at No2.
Richard Thompson plays the second of three nights at the Lyric Theatre, London, England, UK, supported by Dar Williams.
Bob Dylan plays the last of five sold-out nights at Brixton Academy, London, England, UK.
Country star Keith Urban marries Australian actress Nicole Kidman at Cardinal Cerretti Memorial Chapel in the grounds of St Patrick's Estate, Manly, Sydney, Australia, Oceania.
Bob Dylan's show on this night at Camelback Ranch in Glendale, Arizona, USA, is cancelled as the temperature is expected to reach 110 degrees Fahrenheit, said to be too hot to stage the event.
On her Monster Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays at The SECC, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Ed Harcourt releases his fifth album, Lustre, in the UK on Universal Records.
John Fogerty performs his song Centerfield at the induction ceremony for The Major League Baseball Hall of Fame in Cooperstown, New York State, USA.
The first day of the V Festival is held at Hylands Park, Chelmsford, Essex, UK. Artists appearing today include The Kings Of Leon, Stereophonics and Paul Weller.
Corey Smith plays at The Rendezvous, Monroe, Louisiana, USA.
Jimmy Webb plays at St. Mary's Church, Brighton, England, UK.
It is reported that Paul McCartney's two recent shows at Wrigley Field, Chicago, Illinois, USA, grossed $10.9m from sales of 83,988 tickets. The Chicago take was the top concert gross total by a single performer at a U.S. venue so far this year.
Aerosmith play at Osaka Dome, Osaka, Japan, Asia.
Katy Perry releases a new single, The One That Got Away, in the USA.
James Morrison plays at Colston Hall, Bristol, England, UK, Europe.
Clap Your Hands Say Yeah release their fourth album, Only Run, on Xtra Mile Recordings in the UK.
Ellie Goulding plays at The Convention Centre, Brisbane, Australia, Oceania.
Bob Dylan plays at Sofiero Castle, Helsingborg, Sweden, Europe.
Gretchen Wilson releases a new LP, Snapshot, on Redneck Records in the
Devon Sproule plays at Chat's Palace, London, England, UK.
John Cale plays at The Roundhouse, Chalk Farm, London, England, UK.
John Grant plays at The Philharmonic Hall, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
Hollis Brown play at Eddie's Attic, Decatur, Georgia, USA.
During the Latin American leg of their Not In This Lieftime tour, Guns N'Roses play the second of two nights at Allianz Parque, Sao Paulo, Brazil South America, supported by Piebe Rude. This tour features classic Guns N'Roses line-up members Axl Rose, Slash and Duff McKagan, playing together for the first time since 1993.
Model Bella Hadid hits the 'unfollow' button on Selena Gomez's Instagram profile, after seeing pictures on the internet of her former boyfriend The Weeknd and Ms Gomez kissing, cuddling and holding hands in the restaurant Giorgio Baldi in Santa Monica, California, USA.
On her Mad Love tour, Jojo plays at The Depot, Salt Lake City, Utah, USA.
Lindsey Buckingham and Christine McVie play at Chastain Park, Atlanta, Georgia, USA.
Tune-Yards begin a North American tour with a show at The Space Gallery, Portland, Maine, USA.