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Rock saxophonist Raf Ravenscroft dies at the Royal Devon and Exeter Hospital, Devon, UK, aged sixty following a heart attack. He was best-known for playing the sax break in Gerry Rafferty's 1978 hit Baker Street, but also worked with many other top-flight musicians including Marvin Gaye, Daft Punk, Pink Floyd and Abba.
Ed Sheeran plays the first of two nights at The LG Arena, Birmingham, UK.
On her ArtRave : The Artpop Ball tour, Lady Gaga plays at The SSE Hydro, Glasgow, Scotland, supported by Lady Starlight.
Reggae singer and songwriter John Holt dies aged 69 in Wellington Hospital, St. John's Wood, London, UK. He had been diagnosed with colon cancer in June 2014. He is perhaps best-known as the composer of the hit The Tide Is High.