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Musical comedy The Girl From Kay's is playing at The Apollo Theatre, London, England, UK, Europe, during a lengthy run.
W.B. Watson's American Burlesquers are appearing at The New Palace Theatre, Boston, Massachusetts, USA. The troupe includes "French Chanteuse" Jeanette Dupre and "25 Shapely Ladies".
The Orpheum Show at The Orpheum Theatre, Omaha, Nebraska, USA, features McIntyre And Heath, Nat Wills, Nick Long And Idaline Cotton, Mignonette Kokin, Rawson And June, The Melani Trio and Julius M. Tannan.
American baritone Percy Hannan and the popular singing comedians Verno And Voyce play the fourth night in a week of shows as part of the entertainment on offer at The Royal Standard Music Hall, Victoria, London, UK.
Jerrald King Goldsmith is born in Los Angeles, California, USA. He will find fame as composer and conductor Jerry Goldsmith, best known for his numerous film scores.
Orrin Tucker opens for four weeks at The Blackhawk, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Rum And Coca Cola by The Andrews Sisters reaches No1 in the Billboard pop singles chart in the USA, a position it will hold for ten weeks. The song is a version of a calypso written by Lord Invader who will, in due course, have to go to court to win his royalties.
The musical comedy Annie Get Your Gun, by Irving Berlin, is presented during a run of 1,147 performances at The Imperial Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA.
Duke Ellington And His Orchestra play the first of two nights at the Junior Hop, University of Michigan, Michigan, USA.
Oscar Rabin And His Band play at the Savoy Ballroom, Portsmouth, UK.
The Russ Morgan Orchestra is playing during six weeks at Cocoanut Grove, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, with The Blackburn Twins.
Little Anthony And The Imperials record My Empty Room and Bayou Bayou Baby for End Records in the USA.
Joanie Somers is playing during a ten-day engagement at Freddy's Cafe, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Chuck Berry releases a new single, I'm Talking About You, on Chess Records in the USA.
Columbia recording artist Jill Corey is playing during two weeks at Beverly Hills, Southgate, Kentucky, USA.
Velma Middleton, who had sung for many years with the Louis Armstrong big band, dies following a stroke in SierraLeone, Africa, while on tour with Armstrong.
When two local rock'n'roll bands, The Offbeats and The Jaywalkers play a gig together in Norwich, England, UK, Europe, Peter Jay of The Jaywalkers invites guitarist Peter Miller from The Offbeats to join his band.
Don't Break The Heart That Loves You by Connie Francis is the highest new entry in the Cash Box magazine chart of the best-selling singles in the USA, entering at No71.
Accordionist and singer Dick Contino is playing at Ray's Supper Club, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
The Beatles have a photographic session with photographer Cyrus Andrews in the lobby of The Royal Court Hotel, and other locations around Sloane Square, London, England, UK, Europe.
Jet Harris and Tony Meehan appear on UK radio show Easy Beat , in London, England, UK, Europe. Also on the bill is Eden Kane.
The Rolling Stones play at The Palais, St Kilda, Dunedin, New Zealand, Oceania.
Bob Dylan plays at Ellis Auditorium Amphitheater, Memphis, Tennessee, USA.
The musical comedy The Happy Time is presented at The Broadway Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
It is reported that Jefferson Airplane have split from their manager, the music business entrepreneur Bill Graham.
The Move play at Southlands College, Wimbledon, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Kingsmen play at Northampton Commerical College, Northampton, Massachusetts, USA.
The Monkees are working on the song PO Box 9847 at United Recorders, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
It is reported that Ars Nova, who recently signed to Elektra Records, will release their debut LP in late February.
The Cream begin the first of eleven days of recording in Atlantic Studios, New York City, USA, working on the album Wheels Of Fire.
The Buffalo Springfield play at The Rainbow Ballroom, Fresno, California, USA.
The Gods and Taste play live at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
The highest new entry in the Cash Box magazine chart of the best-selling US singles, is The End Of Our Road by Gladys Knight And The Pips entering at No55.
Bobby Sherman earns a Gold disc from the R.I.A.A. in the USA for the album Bobby Sherman on Metromedia Records.
Blodwyn Pig play at The Marquee Club, Soho, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Three Degrees play at The Civic Theatre, Darlington, England, UK, Europe.
Folk-blues singer-songwriter Dave Van Ronk dies in New York City, from complications arising from colon cancer.
Arctic Monkeys play a 'secret gig' at The Leadmill, Sheffield, UK, during which they preview several songs from their forthcoming LP, Favourite Worst Nightmare.
Before He Cheats wins the Best Female Country Vocal Performance award for Carrie Underwood at the 50th annual Grammys held in the Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA. The same song also secures the Best Country Song Award for writers Josh Kear and Chris Tompkins.
Dan Auerbach of The Black Keys releases his solo debut album, Keep It Hid, on Nonesuch Records in the USA.
During a month-long UK tour in support of their new album, Saturday, Ocean Colour Scene play at The Empire, Middlesborough, England.
The Decemberists play at The Ogden Theatre, Denver, Colorado, USA, supported by Mountain Man.
The Eli Young Band release a new single, Crazy Girl, on Republic Nashville Records to radio in the USA.
James Morrison plays the second of two nights at The Hammersmith Apollo, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Maccabees play at La Maroquinerie, Paris, France, Europe.
Tom Rush plays at The Arts And Culture Center, Denver, Colorado, USA.
Blown Away wins the Best Country Solo Performance for Carrie Underwood, and the Best Country Song for songwriters Josh Kear and Chris Tompkins, during the 55th annual Grammy Awards, held at The Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The 55th Annual Grammy Awards are held at the Staples Center, Los Angeles, California, USA. Gotye and Kimbra win Record of the Year for Somebody That I Used to Know; Mumford And Sons win Album of the Year for Babel, and Fun win Best New Artist and Song of the Year (with Jeff Bhasker) for We Are Young. Paul McCartney wins Best Traditional Pop Vocal Album for Kisses On The Bottom but doesn't attend the ceremony.
Sigrid releases her debut single, Don't Kill My Vibe, as a digital download on Island Records.