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The musical Milk And Honey, with music and lyrics by Jerry Herman, is playing at The Martin Beck Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 543 performances.
The stage musical How To Succeed In Business Without Really Trying, starring Rudy Vallee, is playing at the 46th Street Theater on Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1,417 performances.
The stage musical She Loves Me with music by Jerry Bock and lyrics by Sheldon Harnick is playing at The Eugene O'Neill Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 301 performances.
Skylark Records singing harpist Sue Evans And The Scamps are playing during a six week engagement at The Dunes, Las Vegas, Nevada, USA.
The Kingsmen release their version of the 1955 Richard Berry song Louie Louie on Jerden Records in the USA.
Blue On Blue by Bobby Vinton is the highest new entry in the Cash Box magazine chart of the best-selling singles in the US, entering at No73. The song, composed by Burt Bacharach and Hal David, will spend 13 weeks on the Billboard Hot 100 chart, peaking at No. 3 on July 6.
If You Wanna Be Happy by Jimmy Soul, reaches No1 in the Billboard Top 40 Singles chart in the USA. The song is based on the 1934 calypso Ugly Woman by Roaring Lion.
A 21 date Roy Orbison tour starts at The Adelphi Cinema, Slough, England, UK, Europe, with The Beatles, Gerry and the Pacemakers and Louise Cordet as supporting acts.
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John Leyton plays at The Winter Gardens, Bournemouth, England, UK, Europe.
Bob Dylan duets with headliner Joan Baez, singing With God On Our Side, on the second day of the first Monterey Folk Festival in Monterey, California, USA.
Adam Faith plays the sixth night of a week of shows at The Princess Theatre, Torquay, Devon, England, UK, Europe
The Konrads, a group featuring the young David Bowie on vocals and sax, play live at Hillsiders Youth Club, Biggin Hill, UK, Europe.
Songwriter-singer Jackie De Shannon makes her national tv debut on the Jackie Gleason Show on CBS-tv in the USA.
Johnny Tillotson plays at The Ritz And Plaza, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Tom Morgan records six tracks for Folkways Records at Ben Adleman's Studio, Takoma Park, Maryland, USA. The tracks will not be released until 1983, when they will appear on the album Bluegrass With Family And Friends.
Ray Charles plays at The Free Trade Hall, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.