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The Durno Emmet Combination offers "Magic, Music, Mirth" at The Y.M.C.A. Hall, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Blues singer Margaret
, accompanied by guitar, piano and harmonica, records
Good Woman Blues, Second-handed Blues and Dead Drunk Blues for
in Camden, New Jersey, USA, with producer Ralph Peer
The Phil Moore
Four play at The Brown Derby, Washington DC, USA. This show is transmitted live over the Associated Broadcasting System.
The current No1 song on the UK Sheet Music charts is The Third Man Theme
[aka The Harry Lime Theme] by Anton Karas
, from the soundtrack of the film The Third Man.
Sydney Stanley Kitchen is born in Durban, South Africa. He will find success as folk, jazz and rock musician, Syd Kitchen
, much admired for his uncompromising attitudes toward the music business as well as for his music.
, with music and lyrics by William Roy, is playing at The Shubert Theatre, New Haven, Connecticut, USA.
The movie musical Two Tickets To Broadway
, starring Tony Martin
and Janet Leigh, opens at cinemas in Portugal, Europe.
Alan Dale records Cherry Pink And Apple Blossom White for Coral Records in New York City, USA.
The Golden Chords play at the Winter Frolic Talent Contest in the Little Theatre of the Memorial Building, Hibbing Community College, Hibbing
, Minnesota, USA. Their guitarist and singer Bob Zimmerman, will go on to find fame as Bob Dylan
The Noel Coward
-composed musical Sail Away
is presented at The Broadhurst Theatre, Broadway
, New York City, USA, during a run of 167 performances.
spends the day at MGM Studios in Hollywood, California, selecting songs for the soundtrack of his 22nd film, Spinout.
is recording 4th Time Around, Visions Of Johanna and Leopard Skin Pillbox Hat for his album Blonde On Blonde in Columbia's Music Row Studios, Nashville, Tennessee
plays at The Caribe Hilton Hotel, San Juan, Puerto Rico, Caribbean.
Latifa Bint Alayah Al Arfaoui is born in Maniba, Tunisia, Africa. She will find success as Arab pop singer Latifa
attends The Valentines Awards ceremony held by UK pop weekly Disc, in London, England, UK, Europe.
, Julie Driscoll And The Trinity play at Klook's Kleek
, Railway Hotel, Hampstead, London, England, UK, Europe.
The musical Fiddler On The Roof
, starring Zero Mostel, is performed at The Broadway
, New York City, USA. It will run continuously (but at three different theatres) until 1972 notching up 3,242 performances.
Benny and Frida of Abba
announce that they have started divorce proceedings, in the wake of Benny's revelation of his love for Swedish TV personality Mona Norklit.
plays the first of two shows at The Market Square Arena, Indianapolis, Indiana, USA.
Tower Of Power by Tower Of Power is certified as a gold album by the R.I.A.A.
in the USA.
appears as an animated version of himself in I'm With Cupid
, an episode of tv series The Simpsons in the USA.
sings his No1 Country hit single Good Morning Beautiful for the couples' first dance when forty couples are married in a mass Valentine's Day ceremony in Newport News, Virginia, USA.
The domain name www.youtube.com is activated, and will become in due course a massively important online outlet for music videos and news.
play a two song live set at XFM Studios, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
Static-X guitarist Todd Salvador (aka Tripp Eisen) is arrested in California, USA, after being caught sleeping in a car with an under-age girl. He is released on bail of $100,000.
On her I Am ...
plays at the Movistar Arena, Santiago, Chile, South America.
Gospel-jazz vocal group Take 6
play at Loma Linda University Church, Loma Linda, California, USA.
On their Changed tour, Rascal Flatts
play at The Coliseum, North Charleston, South Carolina, USA.
reaches No1 in the Danish Popular Singles Chart.
and film-maker Spike Lee attend the 2016 NBA All-Star Game at The Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
While performing Saturday Night's Alright For Fighting during one of his Million Dollar Piano shows in Caesars Palace, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, Elton John
is struck by a beaded necklace
thrown across the top of his piano, hitting him in the mouth. The incident occurs shortly after John had invited fans in the front row to come up and join him onstage, and it is assumed that one of those fans threww the necklace. After recovering from the shock, Elton continued on with the show.