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Rufus Wainwright's first opera, Prima Donna, is presented during an 18-day run at The Palace Theatre, Manchester, England, UK, Europe, during the Manchester International Festival.
In an interview in The Guardian, Leonard Cohen asks for a moratorium on new recordings of his song Hallelujah, feeling that it has reached the point of overkill.
When The Horrors play at the Lounge On The Farm festival, frontman Faris Badwan is laid low with bronchitis, forcing the band to cancel their imminent appearances at T In The Park and the Oxegen festival in Ireland.
Forbes magazine reports that Jay-Z is the year's highest-earning hip-hop artist, having raked in $35m in the past 12 months.
Robert Plant is made a Commander of the British Empire by Prince Charles in a ceremony at Buckingham Palace, London, UK.
The Zombies, The Yardbirds and The Spencer Davis Group play in the Rock Royalty tour at The Fillmore, Irving Plaza, New York City, USA.
Jay-Z plays at the Mohegan Sun Arena in Uncasville, Connecticut.
The Features play at Schubas, Chicago, Illnois, USA, supported by AutoVaughn.
Rufus Wainwright's first opera, Prima Donna, premieres at The Palace Theatre, Manchester, England, UK, Europe, during the Manchester International Festival.
It is reported that Brandy has been dropped by her record label, Epic Records. (2009).
The three day long T In The Park festival begins at Balado, Scotland. Today's line-up is headlined by Kings Of Leon, with appearances also by Franz Ferdinand, Maximo Park and The Yeah Yeah Yeahs.
Dave Alvin And The Guilty Women play at The World Cafe Live, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bob Dylan plays at the Fifth Third Field, Dayton, Ohio, USA.
Kicaberry play at Swindon Academy, Swindon, Wiltshire, UK. Two years later, Kicaberry front man and songwriter Josh Kumra will be a featured vocalist on Wretch 32's UK No1 hit Don't Go, a rap-infused cover of a song written by Kumra.