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Chu Chin Chow
, billed as 'A Musical Tale of the East in Fourteen Scenes - Company of 300' is playing at His Majesty's Theatre, London, UK, during a run of 2238 performances.
And His Orchestra are playing during a two-month stay at The Roosevelt Hotel, New York City, USA.
graduates from high school in Hollywood, California, USA, having already scored a dozen top ten hit singles.
American music trade bible Billboard
magazine reports that country music songwriter Esther Casteel has launched her own Western Ranch Music
is playing during a month of shows at The Pigalle, London, England, UK, Europe.
In Buenos Aires, Argentina, Frankie Avalon
begins a fifteen day tour of South America.
release a new single, A Breath Taking
, in the USA. The full title of the song was originally A
Breath Taking, First Sight Soul Shaking, One Night Love Making, Next Day Heartbreaking Guy, but it was, thankfully, shortened on
later editions of the single.
plays the twelfth of fifteen nights at The Golden Nugget, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
, starring Leslie Uggams, is presented at The Martin Beck Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 293 performances.
The musical comedy The Happy Time
is presented at The Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 286 performances. The show features music by John Kander and lyrics by Fred Ebb.
is playing at the Biltmore Theatre on Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 1750 performances.
The controversial hippy musical,
is playing during three weeks of shows at The Royal Box of The Americana Hotel, New York City, USA.
The Knokke Song Contest begins in Knokke, Belgium, Europe, with Wayne Fontana
And The Mindbenders and Dave Berry representing the UK.
Crystal Gayle scores her first No1 in the Billboard
Country Singles Chart in the USA with I'll Get Over You.
Country and western star Johnny Bond
dies of a heart attack, aged 63, in Burbank, California, USA.
Midnight Runners play at The Pier Pavilion, Hastings, England, UK, Europe.
are undertaking nine days of rehearsals for their upcoming summer gigs, mostly European festival dates.
play at Northlands Coliseum, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
plays at The La Crosse Centre, La Crosse, Wisconsin, USA.
Although still unsigned, upcoming UK band Oasis
are given a full-page feature in the Manchester Evening News.
enter the UK albums chart at No1 with their third LP XAndY
The Texas Hawaiian Music Festival is held in the Austin Airport Hilton, Austin, Texas, USA.
The Red Hot Chili Peppers
play the second of two nights at The Westfalenhalle, Dortmund, Germany, Europe.
It is reported that Rihanna
has been ordered to appear as a witness at her ex-boyfriend Chris Brown
's assault trial in Los Angeles Superior Court, Los Angeles, California, USA, on 22 June.
releases his debut album, +, in the USA.
Sir Paul McCartney
is interviewed and plays live in a special one-hour episode of tv show The Colbert Report in the USA, which opens with a segment titled "Stephen Colbert's Tribute to Having Paul McCartney
on His Show, Featuring Paul McCartney
, With Special Guest Stephen Colbert."
play at The Joe Louis Arena, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
and Ted Leo) play at The Great American Music Hall, San Francisco, California, USA.