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Dreams

Cornet soloist Herbert L. Clarke records Mah Moonlight Lou, Perhaps Love's Dream Will Last Forever and Grand Russian Fantaisie for Victor records in Camden, New Jersey, USA.
The Benson Orchestra Of Chicago records The Whole World Is Dreaming Of Love and I Had Someone Else Before I Had You (And I'll Have Someone After You're Gone) for Victor Records in Camden, New Jersey, USA.
Harry Bidgood And His Broadcasters record Let Me Dream In Your Arms, for Vocalion Records in London, UK. Bidgood is perhaps better known as an accordian bandleader under his pseudonym of Primo Scala.
Loy Bodine records Wabash Cannonball and Farmer Gray for Gennett Records in Richmond, Indiana, USA. He also records Fox Chase No1 and The Hobo's Dream, but both tracks are rejected.
Abe Lyman And His Orchestra record Shall We Dance?, On A Little Dream Ranch, Seventh Heaven, A Love Song Of Long Ago, The Moon Is In The Sky and Beginner's Luck for Decca Records in the USA.
Dick Robertson And His Orchestra record A Sailboat In The Moonlight, My Cabin Of Dreams, Heaven Help This Heart Of Mine and Strangers In The Dark for Decca Records in New York City, USA.
The Quintette Of The Hot Club Of France, including Django Reinhardt and Stephane Grappelli, record Bricktop, Minor Swing, Viper's Dream and other tracks in Paris, France, Europe.
Bing Crosby records Beautiful Dreamer, Sierra Sue and I Dream Of Jeannie With The Light Brown Hair for Decca Records in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Cinderella, an animated Disney feature, is released in cinemas in the USA, featuring several songs by Mack David, including So This Is Love, A Dream Is A Wish Your Heart Makes and Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo.
The Walt Disney animated movie Cinderella [subtitled A Love Story With Music] is released to cinemas in Australia. The film includes the songs A Dream Is a Wish Your Heart Makes and Bibbidi-Bobbidi-Boo.
Mario Lanza records Ah Sweet Mystery Of Life and If You Are But A Dream, at Radio Recorders Studio, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA, The tracks will be used on his radio program The Mario Lanza Show.
Johnny Hodges And His Orchestra record Sweeping The Blues Away, Day Dream, Standing Room Only and Below The Azores for Mercury Records in New York City, USA.
I'll See You In My Dreams, a movie musical starring Doris Day and Danny Thomas, is released to cinemas in Sweden, Europe. The film is a fictionalised biography of song lyric writer Gus Kahn.
The Clifford Brown Quartette records Blue And Brown, I Can Dream Can't I?, The Song Is You, Come Rain Or Come Shine, It Might As Well Be Spring and You're A Lucky Guy, for Prestige Records in Paris, France.
Sh-Boom (Life Could Be A Dream) by The Crew-Cuts reaches No1 in the Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA, and stays there for seven weeks. The song is a cover of an original version by black r'n'b group The Chords.
Elvis Presley continues with location filming his latest movie, Follow That Dream, in Crystal River, Florida, USA.
Elvis Presley continues with location filming for his latest movie, Follow That Dream, in Crystal River, Florida, USA.
Elvis Presley continues with location filming for his latest movie, Follow That Dream, in Crystal River, Florida, USA.
Having completed work on the movie Follow That Dream, Elvis Presley has moved to Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, for a gambling break. During his stay, he will also catch shows by Fats Domino and Jackie Wilson.
Jazz pianist Bill Evans and guitarist Jim Hall record My Funny Valentine, Darn That Dream and other tracks for United Artists Records in New York City, USA.
Kenyon Hopkins, with orchestra and sound effects, records Tara's Theme, Werewolf, Nightmare and other tracks in New York City, USA, for Verve Records.
Simon And Garfunkel record the songs Wednesday Morning 3AM, Last Night I Had The Strangest Dream, The Sun Is Burning and He Was My Brother, in New York City, USA, for Columbia Records.
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A one-off UK tv special, A Dream Singing, features Adam Faith and Patsy Ann Noble, singing songs with the theme of 'dreams'.
Grant Green records the album Street Of Dreams at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA.
The Supremes are recording Sincerely and Mister Sandman for Motown Records in Detroit, Michigan, USA.
Soft Machine and Sam Gopal Dream play at The Carlton, Birmingham, England, UK, Europe.
Country music singer Buck Owens releases a new single Above And Beyond b/w Till These Dreams Come True, on Capitol Records in the USA.
The Amherst Student magazine of Amherst College, Massachusetts, USA, gives a favourable review to rock musical The Dream Engine, which has recently opened at the Kirby Theater in Amherst. The production is written by and stars Jim Steinman, who will find greater fame as the composer of Meatloaf's best-remembered early hits.
The controversial and sexually explicit single Wet Dream by Max Romeo enters the UK singles chart. Despite being banned by the BBC, it rises to No10. In his defence, Mr Romeo claimed it was about sleeping in a hut with a leaky roof.
Dreams by Fleetwood Mac reaches No1 in the Billboard Hot 100 Singles Chart in the USA. The song is written by Mac member Stevie Nicks.
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Music trade magazine Billboard in the USA publishes its Top 100 Pop Albums of the year, with the Top 10 as follows :

1. SATURDAY NIGHT FEVER - Bee Gees/Various Artists/Soundtrack (RSO)

2. GREASE - John Travolta/Olivia Newton-John/Soundtrack (RSO)

3. RUMOURS - Fleetwood Mac (Warner Bros.)

4. THE STRANGER - Billy Joel (Columbia)

5. AJA - Steely Dan (ABC)

6. FEELS SO GOOD - Chuck Mangione (A&M)

7. THE GRAND ILLUSION - Styx (A&M)

8. SIMPLE DREAMS - Linda Ronstadt (Asylum)

9. POINT OF KNOW RETURN - Kansas (Kirshner)

10. SLOWHAND - Eric Clapton (RSO)

Linda Ronstadt appears on The Muppet Show Episode 523 taking part in the 'A Jealous Pig Skit' and performing the songs Blue Bayou, I've Got a Crush on You, It’s In His Kiss and When I Grow Too Old To Dream.
Arctic Monkeys release their second LP, Favourite Worst Nightmare, on Hostess Records in Japan, Asia.
Ticketmaster boss Irving Azoff issues a public apology to Bruce Springsteen over irregularities that took place when the company put tickets for his Working On A Dream tour on sale.
The Sunday Times gives away a cover-mounted solo CD by Noel Gallagher of Oasis. Entitled The Dreams We Have As Children, it had been recorded live at London's Royal Albert Hall for the Teenage Cancer Trust charity.
Avenged Sevenfold release their fifth album, Nightmare, in Malaysia, Japan and Sweden.
Howard Jones performs his first two albums, Human's Lib and Dream Into Action, at the Indigo 2, London, England, UK, Europe.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays at The Hallenstadion, Zurich, Switzerland, Europe.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays at The Festhalle, Frankfurt, Germany, Europe.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays the last of three nights at The HMV Hammersmith Apollo, London, UK.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays in The Valley View Casino Center, San Diego, California, USA.
Nas plays at the New Year's Eve after party in the Dream Hotel, New York City, USA.
All-female dream-pop trio Vivian Girls play at The Church, New York City, USA.
Dream Theater play at The Riverside Fox Theater, Riverside, California, USA.
On their A Head Full Of Dreams tour, Coldplay play a fund-raising show for War Child at Indigo at The O2, London, England, UK, Europe.
Frokedal releases her debut LP, Hold On Dreamer, on Propeller Records in the UK.
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On their A Head Full Of Dreams tour, Coldplay play the last of three nights at Foro Sol, Mexico City, Mexico, North America.
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On their A Head Full Of Dreams tour, Coldplay play the third of four nights at Etihad Stadium, Manchester, England, UK, Europe.
On their A Head Full Of Dreams tour, Coldplay play at Lincoln Financial Field, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
On their A Head Full Of Dreams tour, Coldplay play at The Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado, USA.
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