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Snooks Eaglin and Earl King headline the First Annual UK Blues Festival, St Asaph, Clwyd, Wales, UK.
On their Hot In The Shade tour, Kiss play at Starlake Amphitheatre, Burgettstown, Pennsylvania, USA.
On his In Step tour, Stevie Ray Vaughan plays at Pine Knob Music Theatre, Clarkston, Michigan, USA, supported by Joe Cocker.
Actor Gary Busey, who had starred in the 1978 biopic The Buddy Holly Story, purchases one of Buddy Holly’s guitars at an auction for $240,000. The guitar comes complete with a tooled leather case made by Holly.
Keith Sorrentino, a 13 year old fan, files a $500,000 lawsuit against Madonna, claiming that she threw him to the ground in May 1988 during an incident outside her Central Park West, New York City, USA, apartment.
On their Urban Jungle tour, The Rolling Stones play the second of three nights at Parc Des Princes, Paris, France, Europe.
On their No Control tour, Bad Religion play at Oakland Community College, Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Acting on a tip that Chuck Berry is trafficking in cocaine, Drug Enforcement agents raid his theme park, Berry Park, in Wentzville, Missouri, USA, while Berry is away. They find marijuana, hashish, two rifles, a shotgun, and several pornographic 8mm films.
Heart play at Poplar Creek Music Theatre, Hoffman Estates, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Sacrifice/Healing Hands by Elton John reaches No1 in the UK singles chart for the first of five weeks.
On her Foreign Affair tour, Tina Turner plays at Feyenoord Stadion, Rotterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
On his Seriously, Live! tour, Phil Collins plays the third of five nights at The Forum, Inglewood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Madonna’s latest album, I'm Breathless, stalls at No2 in the UK, unable to dislodge MC Hammer.
The Cure play at Glastonbury Festival, Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset, England, UK, Europe.
On her Rhythm Nation 1814 World Tour, Janet Jackson plays the first of two nights at Pacific Amphitheatre, Costa Mesa, California, USA.
On his Nude Tour Prince plays the fourth of seven non-consecutive nights at Wembley Arena, London, England, UK.