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Bobby McFerrin is among the artists appearing at The Festival International de Jazz de Montreal, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
It is announced that Madonna is to contribute funds to three organizations attempting to improve conditions in her home city of Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Future plays at The Regency Ballroom, San Francisco, California, USA.
5 Seconds Of Summer release their debut album Five Seconds Of Summer, in The United Kingdom, Belgium, France, Israel, Malaysia, Peru, The Philippines, Poland, Portugal and Spain.
The New York Post reveals that the late Lou Reed's estate amounts to $30m, over $20m of which has been collected by Reed's manager Robert Gotterer.
Lissie plays the first of two nights at Union Chapel, London, England, UK.
On her Dressed To Kill Tour, Cher plays at The Moda Centre, Portland, Oregon, USA.
The Offspring and The 1975 are among the artists appearing at Hovefestivalen 2014, Tromoy, Arendal, Norway, Europe.
Roger Daltrey of The Who, Eliza Doolittle, Aled Jones, Harvey Goldsmith, Katherine Jenkins and others attend a 'creative industries' reception hosted by the Foreign and Commonwealth Office in Whitehall, London, England, UK, Europe.
Beyonce, with an estimated $115m income for the past year, tops the Forbes 100 List of the World's Most Powerful Celebrities. Other musicians high in the listing include Dr. Dre, Jay Z, Rihanna and Katy Perry.
Damon Albarn plays at Astra, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
David Gray releases his tenth album, Mutineers, in the UK.
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis and the Sachal Jazz Ensemble begins a three-day residency at The Barbican, London, UK.
Insane Clown Posse lose their lawsuit against the FBI in the District Court, Michigan, USA. District Judge Robert Cleland rules that the Posse's complaint could not be upheld. The Posse had alleged that an FBI report which classified their rap-metal fans, The Juggalos, as a "non-traditional gang", was an infringement on their right to free association and expression.
Fall Out Boy, Paramore and New Politics play at The Bank of New Hampshire Pavilion, Gilford, New Hampshire, USA.
Beck plays at The Hammerstein Ballroom, New York City, USA.
Stephen Emmer releases the album International Blue on Electric Fairytale Recordings in the UK.
Suzanne Vega plays at The Town Hall, Cheltenham, England, UK.
It is announced that 70-year-old bassist Billy Talbot of Neil Young's backing group, Crazy Horse, has suffered a mild stroke which will prevent him from participating in Young's imminent tour of Europe.
Cher takes to Twitter to blast SeaWorld, describing it as "a heinous corp. that pretends 2 care 4 whales. It is $ and only $ that motivates them"
Blake Shelton scores his 12th consecutive No1 on the Billboard Country Chart in the USA with My Eyes (featuring Gwen Sebastian).
George Ezra releases his debut LP, Wanted On Voyage, on Columbia Records in the UK.
Eels play at The Royal Albert Hall, London, UK.
Jack White plays at L'Olympia Bruno Coquatrix, Paris, France, Europe.
Entertainer and pop hitmaker Rolf Harris is found guilty in Southwark Crown Court, London, UK, on twelve counts of indecently assaulting four girls in the 1960s, 1970s and 1980s.
George Benson plays at La Cigalle, Paris, France, Europe.
The Who hold a press conference and play a four-song live acoustic set at Ronnie Scott's Club, London, England, UK, to announce their The Who At 50 Tour. During the event, Pete Townshend describes Guardian readers who post inane comments in the newspaper's online site as "c**ts".
Thirty Seconds To Mars play at Tipsport Arena, Prague, Czech Republic, Europe.
Brian Eno and singer Karl Hyde of Underworld release their second collaborative LP, High Life, in the UK.