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is born in Ealing, London, England, UK, Europe. He will find success in the 1920s and 30s as saxophonist Les Allen, playing and singing with several leading British dance orchestras (including those of Carroll Gibbons, George Melachrino and Geraldo
plays at The Concord Hotel, Kiamesha Lake, New York State, USA.
plays the second of six nights at The Centennial Fair, Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
play at The Under 21 club, Canadian National Exhibition, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, with David Clayton-Thomas And The Shays.
is at The Friars
nightclub in Toronto, Canada, rehearsing with a group called The Hawks who will, in due course, evolve into The Band.
Mike Seeger plays for 537 fans at McGill University, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
In exchange for leniency on a marijuana bust, Steve Boone and Zal Yanovsky of the Lovin' Spoonful
are asked by a police undercover agent to assist him in catching a dealer. They agree.
play at The Ballerina Ballroom, Nairn, Scotland, UK, Europe. The band's guitarist, John Kongos, will enjoy greater success under his own name.
is playing during two weeks at The Royal York Hotel, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
play at the George Jenkins Field House, Florida Southern College, Lakeland, Florida, USA.
Pioneering urban blues and jazz guitarist Lonnie Johnson
dies, virtually penniless, aged 71 in Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Country music singer and songwriter Elton Britt
dies of a heart attack, aged 58, in McConnellsburg, Pennsylvania, USA.
The Cowboy Junkies
record live lo-fi tracks at the Church of the Holy Trinity, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, which will eventually be released as The Trinity Sessions.
Former Warner Bros UK publicists Moira Bellas and Barbra Charone start up their own company, MBC PR
, in London, England, UK, Europe. The company will quickly become successful and will handle clients including Madonna
, Depeche Mode
, Simply Red
, Robert Plant
, Pearl Jam
, Rod Stewart
, Keith Richards
and Elvis Costello
, Maroon 5
to name but a few.
play at The Air Canada Centre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
play at The Junction, Cambridge, UK.
, supported by Jason Mraz
, continues her Jagged Little Pill Acoustic tour at The Paramount Theatre, Oakland, California, USA.
, supported by Jason Mraz
, continues her Jagged Little Pill Acoustic tour at Copley Symphony Hall, San Diego, California, USA.
play at Molson Amphitheatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada, supported by Sum 41
Grammy-winning jazz singer, pianist and composer Diana Krall
plays in The Concerts at Wente Vineyards, Livermore, California, USA.
The Echo Hunters re-release their 2007 album Cabin Fever in the UK to coincide with a British tour.
plays at The Citizens Business Bank, Ontario, California, USA.
Hands To Myself
by Selena Gomez
is the biggest mover in the Billboard
Hot 100 Singles chart in the USA, rising from No21 to No7. The Top 5 chart positions on this day are :
- Justin Bieber - Love Yourself
- Justin Bieber - Sorry
- Twenty One Pilots - Stressed Out
- Adele - Hello
- Flo Rida - My House
release a new LP, p.e.a.c.e.
, on London Field Recordings. (The band was formerly known as Maximum Joy.)
Jazz pianist and composer Keith Tippett
dies of a heart attack, aged 72, at a hospital in London, England, UK, Europe.
, drummer with The Rolling Stones
, dies aged 80
, surrounded by his family, in hospital in London, England, UK, Europe. He had been treated for throat cancer in 2004, underwent emergency surgery in July 2021 and announced he would not appear on the upcoming tour with the band.