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The Tears play in The Grolsch Summer Set at Somerset House, The Strand, London, England, UK.
The Magic Numbers walk out of rehearsals for their first appearance on UK tv show Top Of The Pops after presenter Richard Bacon refers to the group as "a big fat melting pot of talent."
On her Living Room tour, Carole King plays the second of two nights at Pechanga Resort Theatre, Temecula, California, USA.
It is announced that Kylie Minogue's battle with breast cancer has led to a significant rise in the number of Australian women seeking early screening for the disease.
Kris Kristofferson plays at The Sleeman Centre, Brisbane Queensland, Australia, Oceania.
Hilary Duff plays at The Civic Center, Columbus, Ohio, USA.
U2 play at Camp Nou, Barcelona, Spain, Europe, supported by Keane and The Kaiser Chiefs.
Jean Michel Jarre plays the second of two nights at the Sporting Summer Festival in Monte Carlo, Europe.
Status Quo visit the set of long-running UK tv soap Coronation Street to film an appearance as themselves playing as the band at cast member Les Battersby's wedding.
Neil Diamond plays at Gund Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
Jazz bassist and saxophonist Buddy Banks dies, aged 78, of cancer in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Marc Cohn, best-known for his hit Walking In Memphis, is shot in the head by a car-jacking suspect fleeing from the police in Denver, Colorado, USA. Fortunately, the injury is minor and Cohn is detained only briefly in hospital. Cohn is in Denver for a concert with Suzanne Vega but the rest of his apperances on her tour have to be cancelled.
Coldplay play at The Tweeter Center On The Waterfront, Camden, New Jersey, USA.
Boogie Down Productions release their fourth album, Edutainment, on Jive/RCA Records in the USA.
Devo play at The House Of Blues, Sunset Strip, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The four day long Benicassim Festival comes to an end in Benicassim, Spain, Europe, with Oasis as today's headlining act. Acts appearing over the four days of the event include Nick Cave, Kasabian, Keane, Lemonheads, Dinosaur Jr, Fischerspooner and many more.
Destiny's Child play at Hershey Park Stadium, Hershey, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bright Eyes play at The Newport Folk Festival, Newport, Rhode Island, USA.