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The Royal Yeddo Japanese Troupe, Avery And Hart, Hughey Emmett, The Howards, Kelly And Violette and The Edgertons are appearing in the "Modern Vaudeville" line-up at The Chutes, San Francisco, California, USA.
Lloyd Estel Copas is born in Jefferson Township, Adams County, Ohio, USA. he will find success as country music star Cowboy Copas, best-known for his 1960 No1 hit Alabam.
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra play at Frazier Park, Auburn, Alabama, USA.
Harlan Leonard And His Rockets record Rock And Ride for Bluebird Records in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Bandleader Benny Strong is playing during three months at The Mark Hopkins Hotel, San Francisco, California, USA.
The musical comedy Wonderful Town, starring Rosalind Russell, is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 559 performances.
The Red Garland Trio records Soul Burnin', Blues In The Night and other tracks at Van Gelder Studio, Hackensack,New Jersey, USA, for Prestige Records.
Howlin' Wolf releases a new single, Spoonful, on Chess Records in the USA.
Chubby Checker plays at the The Rainbow Room , Wildwood, New Jersey, USA.
Clarence 'Frogman' Henry plays the second night of a week at The Beachcomber Bar, Wildwood, New Jersey, USA.
Barbra Streisand plays the thirteenth night of two weeks at The Town'n'Country, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
Bill Haley And His Comets play the eleventh night of a three-week season at The El Cortez Hotel, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Chubby Checker plays the first night of a week of shows at The Frolics Club, SalisburyBeach, New Jersey, USA.
Winifred Atwell, Lance Percival, Ronnie Carroll, Antonio Vargas And The Spanish Dancers, Gerard Sety, Des Lane, Toni Ros, The Mistins and The Don Robb Group are playing during the summer season at The Star Light Roof, The Winter Gardens, Bournemouth, England, UK, Europe.
The Beach Boys play at Kiel Opera House, St Louis, Missouri, USA.
Bo Diddley opens for a run of shows at Basin Street East, New York City, USA.
John Mayall's Bluesbreakers, featuring Eric Clapton, play at The College Of Fashion, London, England, UK.
Wayne Newton has his first album recording date at United Recorders, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The controversial hippy musical, Hair is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
Free record a live session BBC radio show Top Gear, in Studio 1, Piccadilly, London, England, UK, Europe.
Reparata And The Delrons plays at The Orchid Ballroom, Purley, England, UK, Europe.
The Ballad Of John And Yoko by The Beatles reaches No1 in the German pop singles chart.
Frank Ifield plays at the Fiesta, Stockton, UK.
Jethro Tull play the first of three nights at The Revolution, Monticello, New York State, USA.
Jazz vibraphonist Bobby Hutcherson records the album San Francisco at United Artists Studios, Los Angeles, California, USA, for Blue Note Records.
The Jackson 5, including Michael Jackson, play at the Civic Center Arena, Pittsburg, Pennsylvania.
Blues harmonica player, singer and recording artist Big John Wrencher, aka One Arm John, collapses and dies, aged 54, while chatting with friends in Wade Walton's barber shop in Clarksdale, Mississippi, USA.
Cheap Trick and Graham Parker play at The Chicago Amphitheater, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Roy Ayers Group plays the first of six nights at The Village Gate, Greenwich Village, New York City, USA.
On his Jump Up tour, Elton John plays the first of three nights at The Pine Knob Music Theatre, Clarkston, Michigan, USA.
Dislocation Dance play at Band On The Wall, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
The city of El Cerrito, California, USA, declares this to be John Fogerty Day in honor of one of their hometown heroes, the founder of Creedence Clearwater Revival.
Eric Clapton plays the first of two nights at the Cesarea Amphitheatre, Cesarea, Palestine.
Trouble T Roy, hip-hop dancer and rapper with Heavy D And The Boyz, dies at the age of 22, when he falls from a ramp outside an arena in Indianapolis, Indiana, USA. He suffers head injuries and is rushed to hospital but later dies.
Mindy McCready releases the single Guys Do It All The Time on BNA Records in the USA.
On the HIStory World Tour, Michael Jackson plays the second of three nights at the Wembley Stadium, London, England, United Kingdom, to an audience of 72,000.
Clint Black plays at The DTE Energy Music Theater, Clarkston, Michigan, USA.
Will Young plays at Warwick Castle, Warwick, England, UK.
Widespread Panic play at The Wiltern LG, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Prince infuriates UK music retailers by giving away a quarter of a million copies of his new album, Planet Earth, as a cover mount on a Sunday tabloid newspaper, a stunt clearly calculated to increase awareness of its release.
Florence And The Machine play in the Summer Series at Somerset House, London, England, UK.
Rod Stewart plays the second of two nights at Edinburgh Castle, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
During their Progress Live tour, Take That play the first of two nights at Parken Stadium, Copenhagen, Denmark, Europe.
When Justin Bieber hears his single One Less Lonely Girl being sung on a karaoke machine in Malibu, California, USA, he and his girlfriend Selena Gomez pop in to the party - which turns out to be a wedding reception - and pose with the surprised and delighted bride and groom.
In a survey of 100,000 music fans, Queen's anthem We Are The Champions is named No1 by fans who are asked what song makes t hem proud to be British.
On the European leg of his All The Hits All Night Long tour, Lionel Richie plays at Stimmen Festival, Loerrach, Germany.
Ed Sheeran takes Nicole Scherzinger of Pussycat Dolls for a drink at his local pub, The Station Hotel, Framlingham, Suffolk, England, UK, Europe.
Rod Stewart, A$AP Rocky and James Corden perform Rod Stewart's Everyday at Corden's Carpool Karaoke in Los Angeles, California, USA.
On their 100-date Global Spirit Tour, Depeche Mode play at Otkritie Arena, Moscow, Russia, Europe.