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Sugar Babies - The Burlesque Musical, starring Ann Miller and Mickey Rooney, is presented at The Mark Hellinger Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA, during a run of 1208 performances.
The musical 42nd Street is presented at The Winter Garden Theatre, Broadway, New York City, USA. It will subsequently move to the Majestic Theatre and then to The St. James Theatre, before finally closing in 1989, having racked up a total of 3,486 performances.
Bob Marley, suffering from terminal cancer, is undergoing treatment at the Issels Clinic in the Bavarian Alps, Germany, Europe. He will remain at the clinic until May 1981.
Queen play the second of two nights in Morumbi Stadium, Sao Paulo, Brazil, South America.
Yellow Magic Orchestra release their fourth album, BGM, in Japan, Asia.
Jazz-rock band Landscape enter the UK album chart with From The Tearooms Of Mars To The Hellholes Of Uranus, which will peak at No13.
Oliver E. Alcorn, a respected blues clarinettist and saxophonist, dies in New Orleans, Lousiana, USA. He recorded with Celestin's Original Tuxedo Orchestra, Little Brother Montgomery and others.
The Stray Cats play at The Odeon, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
REO Speedwagon score their first No1 in the Billboard Top 40 singles chart in the USA with Keep On Loving You.
Oliver E. Alcorn, a respected blues clarinettist and saxophonist, dies in New Orleans, Lousiana, USA. He recorded with Celestin's Original Tuxedo Orchestra, Little Brother Montgomery and others.
The album Another Ticket by Eric Clapton enters the Billboard Top 40 albums chart in the USA where it will peak at No7 during a thirteen–week stay.
Jazz vocal virtuoso King Pleasure dies in Los Angeles, California, USA, aged 58.
Prince plays to a packed house at The Ritz, New York City, USA.
Jazz vocal virtuoso King Pleasure dies in Los Angeles, California, USA, aged 58.
REO Speedwagon score their first No1 in the Billboard Top 40 Singles chart in the USA with Keep On Loving You.
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The J. Geils Band plays in Los Angeles, California, USA.