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Miss Mignonette Kokin, described as a "dainty Parisian chanteuse" is appearing at Chase's Polite Vaudeville Theatre, Washington DC, USA.
A Chinese Honeymoon, billed as 'The English Musical Sensation' is playing at The Casino Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 364 performances.
The musical comedy The Maid Of The Mountains, with music by Harold Fraser-Simpson and J.W. Tate, is playing at Daly's Theatre, London, England, UK, during a run of 1352 performances.
The Original Dixieland Jazz Band plays at The Palladium, London, England, UK, Europe.
Robie Love And His International Orchestra, with vocalist Miss Dorothy Watson, open at The Hotel Clovis, Clovis, Texas, USA.
Perry Como releases a new single, If You Were Only Mine, in the USA.
Ted Heath And His Music, with Jack Parnell, Dickie Valentine and Lita Roza, play at The Savoy Ballroom, Portsmouth, UK.
The Four Freshmen audition for Capitol Records in New York City, USA.
The Johnny Hodges Sextette is playing at The Tiffany Club, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Chris Powell And His Blue Flames are playing during a week at The Showboat, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
The musical comedy Wonderful Town, starring Rosalind Russell, is playing at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 559 performances.
Eileen Barton is playing at Fazio's Supper Club, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA.
The Johnny Dankworth Orchestra records Ain't Misbehavin', I Got Rhythm and I Know You're Mine [with Cleo Laine on vocals] and I Got It Bad And That Ain't Good, for Parlophone Records in London, UK.
The Eddie Duchin Story, a Hollywood movie about the life of jazz bandleader Eddie Duchin, is released to cinemas in Denmark.
The Steven Sondheim musical Gypsy, starring Ethel Merman, is performed on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 702 performances.
Jackie Wilson plays the third night in a week of shows at The Fontainebleu in Miami Beach, Florida, USA.
Adam Faith releases the single Someone Else's Baby in the UK.
Patsy Montana is playing during a four-week stretch at Harrah's Club, Lake Tahoe, Nevada, USA.
Sam Cooke records Cupid at RCA Studio 1, Hollywood, California, USA.
Soul Twist by King Curtis is the new No1 R'n'B single in the USA.
Carl Perkins plays the fourteenth of fifteen nights at The Golden Nugget, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
Petula Clark plays at The Granada, Kettering, UK, supported by The Allisons.
Bill Haley And His Comets play the sixth night in a three-week season at The Terrazzo Caf
Jazz vocalist Anamari records The More I See You and Love Look Away for Atlantic Records in New York City, USA.
Cliff Richard And The Shadows' tour plays at The City Hall, Sheffield, UK.
Jazz pianist Erroll Garner is the musical guest on The garry Moore Show on tv in the USA.
The Who play at Il Rondo, Leicester, England, UK.
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The Blues Project play the last of three nights at the Family Dogg, The Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Blues Project play the last of three nights at the Family Dogg, Avalon Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Spencer Davis Group plays the second of two nights at the Whisky-A-Go-Go, West Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Quicksilver Messenger Service play at The Carousel Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
The Standells play the last of six nights at The Ice House, Glendale, California, USA.
Judas Priest release a new album, British Steel, in the UK.
The first full-length rock video cassette offered for sale to the public is Gary Numan’s The Touring Principle.
KISS play at The Stone Pony, Asbury Park, New Jersey, USA.
The death certificate for Kurt Cobain of Nirvana states the cause of his death to have been "Contact perforating shotgun wound to head (mouth)".
Welsh-born singer Dorothey Squires dies of lung cancer, aged 83, in Llwynypia, Rhondda Cynon Taf, South Wales, UK, Europe.
On their Deadwing tour, Porcupine Tree play at Filharmonia Pomorska, Bydgoszcz, Poland, Europe.
The Jonny Lang Acoustic Band plays at The Fillmore, San Francisco, California, USA.
Angus And Julia Stone play at The Pavilion, Falmouth, UK.
On her Play On Tour, Carrie Underwood plays at Breslin Student Events Center, Lansing, Michigan, USA.
Beat Connection play at Wild Buffalo, Bellingham, Washington, USA.
Bon Iver play at The Coachella Music Festival, Indio, California, USA.
Ben Watt, best known as one half of Everything But The Girl, releases Hendra, his first solo album in thirty years, on Unmade Road through Caroline International, in the UK.
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Award-winning blues band King King play at Rother Blues Stage, Roth, Germany, Europe.
The Vamps release their debut album, Meet The Vamps, on Mercury/Virgin Records in the UK.
On their Get Weird tour, Little Mix play at Echo Arena, Liverpool, England, Europe.
Lukas Graham play at The Rickshaw Stop, San Francisco, California, USA.
Elton John spends the second of two days in intensive care in London, England, UK, Europe, being treated for a "rare and potentially deadly" bacterial infection, which he had picked up during a tour of South America.
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On her Never Be The Same tour, Camila Cabello plays at The Hollywood Palladium, Los Angeles, California, USA.