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The movie musical Till The Clouds Roll By starring Judy Garland, June Allyson, Lena Horne, Frank Sinatra, Tony Martin and others is released to cinemas in Sweden, Europe.
The Benny Goodman Orchestra performs Air Mail Special during a live radio broadcast in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Jan Harpo Torsten Svensson is born in Bandhagen, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe. He will find success as popular singer and recording artist Harpo, best-known for his international hit Moviestar.
The film Young Man With A Horn [aka Young Man Of Music], opens in cinemas in Sweden. The film, based loosely on the life of Bix Beiderbecke, stars Kirk Douglas as a troubled young jazz trumpeteer, and includes acting roles for popular vocalist Doris Day, and songwiter Hoagy Carmichael.
Charlie Parker, accompanied by The Swedish All Stars, plays in Folkets Park, Halsingborg, Sweden, Europe.
The comedy musical film Road To Bali, starring Bob Hope, Bing Crosby and Dorothy Lamour, is released to cinemas in West Germany, Europe.
The Lars Werner - Bernt Rosengren Swedish Jazz Quartet records Bombastica!, Happiness Beads and other tracks in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe, for Jazzland Records.
The Stan Getz Quartet plays live in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Jazz trumpet virtuoso Maynard Ferguson plays in Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe.
Count Basie And His Orchestra play at Dans In, Grona Lund, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Rock And Roll Music by The Beatles reaches No1 in the pop singles chart, Tio i topp, in Sweden, Europe. The song was originally written and recorded by Chuck Berry.
In Stockholm, Sweden, Europe, jazz saxophonist Benny Golson records tracks which will be issued on the album Stockholm Sojourn.
I Should Have Known Better by The Beatles reaches No1 in the pop singles chart, Tio i topp, in Sweden, Europe.
Penny Lane by The Beatles reaches No1 in the pop singles chart, Tio i topp, in Sweden, Europe.
Looking For Love, a new movie starring Connie Francis, opens at cinemas in Sweden, Europe.
The Jimi Hendrix Experience appear on the Popside TV show, in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe. On his way to today's gig at The Tivoli Gardens, Hendrix asks a girl at the Stureplan for directions. Her name is Eva Sundqvist, and she will become his girlfriend. Later that day, the band is turned out of its hotel.
Jimi Hendrix, manager Chas Chandler and road manager Gerry Stickells travel from Stockholm, Sweden, Europe, to Gothenburg to face charges of criminal behaviour. The rest of the touring party returns to the UK, Europe.
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Steppenwolf play in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
On their European Tour 1973, The Rolling Stones play at The Scandinavium, Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe.
Weather Report play at the Olympen, Lund, Sweden.
On his Bad World Tour, Michael Jackson plays the second of two nights at Eriksbergsvarvet, Gothenburg, Sweden, to an audience of 53,000.
It Must Have Been Love by Roxette reaches No1 in the Billboard Top 40 singles chart in the USA.
Madonna begins the European leg of her Blonde Ambition tour with a show at Eriksberg, Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe.
The movie Free Willy featuring You Are Not Alone by Michael Jackson as its main theme song, is released to cinemas in the UK, Finland and Sweden.
At the Metropole Hotel in London, UK, Bob Dylan conducts an extensive joint interview with a number of journalists from France, Germany, Italy, Norway, Spain, and Sweden.
The Dears, supported by the Shout Out Louds, play at The Ascot Room @ The Quest, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
On their 360 tour U2 play the second of two nights at Ullevi Stadium, Gothenburg, Sweden, Europe.
On her Monster Ball Tour, Lady Gaga plays the second of two nights at the Ericsson Globe, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
The 19th annual Polar Music Prize is presented to Italian conductor and composer Ennio Morricone and Islandic artist Bjork, by His Majesty the King of Sweden in a televised ceremony at the Stockholm Concert Hall, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe. Morricone and Bjork each receive prize money of 1m Swedish kronor [USD 122 000/EUR 92 000.]
The movie Burlesque starring Cher and Christina Aguilera opens in India, Bulgaria, Mexico, Norway and Sweden.
Swedish House Mafia announce via their website that they will split up after embarking on "One Last Tour" later in the year.
The Hives play at The O2 Academy, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
The organisers of Sweden's popular Peace And Love music festival declare bankruptcy, and announce that the 2013 festival in Borlange, Sweden, Europe has been cancelled due to poor ticket sales. The 40,000 capacity event was to have been headlined by Depeche Mode.
On her The Mrs Carter Show World Tour Beyonce plays at The Ericsson Globe, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Ellie Goulding plays at The Arenan, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Ghost play at The Boulder Theatre, Boulder, Colorado, USA.
Truckfighters and Taken By The Sun play at Reggie's Rock Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Royksopp and Robyn release their collaborative EP Do It Again on Dog Triumph Records in Sweden, Europe.
First Aid Kit play at Webster Hall, New York City, USA.
On their Dones World Tour, Muse play at Rock Im Revier, Gelsenkirchen, Germany, Europe. Also on the bill are Incubus, The Hives, Bonaparte, Triggerfinger, Orchid.
On their Dones World Tour, Muse play at Rock In Vienna, Vienna, Austria, Europe. Also on the bill are The Hives, Danko Jones, Saint Vitus, Bonaparte, Mayburn.
On the North American leg of their On The Road Again tour, One Direction play at Arrowhead Stadium, Kansas City, Missouri, USA, supported by Icona Pop.
KYGO performs on stage at the Billboard Winterfest at Park City Live!, Park City, Utah, USA.
On her Sweet Sweet Fantasy Tour, Mariah Carey plays at The Ericsson Globe, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
On their The River Tour, Bruce Springsteen And The E Street Band play the second of two nights at Ullevaal Stadion, Oslo, Norway, Europe.
On his Purpose World Tour, Justin Bieber plays the first of two nights at Tele2 Arena, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
The Cure play at The Forum, Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe.
Reverend James Leg plays at Plan B, Tranas, Sweden, Europe.
On his Purpose tour, Justin Bieber plays at Gardet Open Air Venue, Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
On their No Filter tour, The Rolling Stones play at The Gelredome, Arnhem, Netherlands, Europe.