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Elisabeth Welch, with Benny Carter And His Swing Quartet, records the Gershwin song, The Man I Love, in London, UK.
Actress/model Jane Birkin is born in London, UK. She will have one international hit, Je T'Aime, as part of a duo with French star Serge Gainsbourg.
Lee Lawrence plays the sixth night in a week of shows at The Empire, Shepherd's Bush, London, UK.
The Marquee Club re-opens in Wardour St, Soho, London, UK, with a gig headlined by Sonny Boy Williamson II. Also on the bill are The Yardbirds (including Eric Clapton] and Long John Baldry And The Hoochie Coochie Men.
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Can't Buy Me Love by The Beatles reaches No1 in the UK singles chart.
Jazz saxophonist and bandleader Tubby Hayes appears on a BBC Radio broadcast of the show Jazz Club in London, UK.
A package tour featuring Freddie And The Dreamers, The Hollies, Marianne Faithfull and The Four Pennies opens at The Adelphi, Slough, UK.
John Lennon of The Beatles attends a party for Johnny Mathis, thrown at the Montague Mansions, London, home of EMI executive Norman Newell.
The Beatles single, Kansas City/Hey-Hey-Hey-Hey!, is released in Germany, Europe, on Odeon Records.
On their first (and last) tour of Italy, Europe, The Beatles play at the Palazzo dello Sport, Genoa.
Steam Packet play at The Twisted Wheel, Manchester, England, UK, Europe. (The group includes Rod Stewart, Long John Baldry, Julie Driscoll and Brian Auger.)
The Riot Squad polay at The Royal Ballrooms, Boscombe, Bournemouth, Dorset, England, UK.
Pink Floyd play at Pannenhuis, Antwerp, Belgium, Europe.
Vera Lynn, Mrs. Mills and The Irish Rovers play at Maple Leaf Gardens, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Tim Rose plays at Samantha's Club, London, England, UK, Europe.
Pentangle play at The Royal Albert Hall, London, England, UK, Europe.
Free play at The Van Dike Club, Plymouth, UK.
Ringo Starr of The Beatles continues work on his solo debut album, Sentimental Journey, at De Lane Lea Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
The 101ers, featuring The Clash's future frontman Joe Strummer, play at The Eksit Club, Rotterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
Procol Harum play at The Colston Hall, Bristol, England, UK.
The Capital Radio Jazz Festival, a five-day event, begins at Alexandra Palace, London, UK. Arists appearing include Chuck Berry, Muddy Waters and The Lionel Hampton Big Band.
Duran Duran and Spandau Ballet compete against each other in the BBC-1 tv show Pop Quiz, hosted by Mike Reid, in London, England, UK, Europe.
On their In The Long Grass tour, The Boomtown Rats play at The Dominion, Tottenham Court Road, London, England, UK, Europe.
On the second part of their Happy In Flares tour, Doctor And The Medics play at The Escape Club, Brighton, UK, Europe.
The Playn Jayn play at The Riverside Club, Fetcham, Surrey, England, UK, Europe.
Jonathan Richman And The Modern Lovers play at London University Union, London, England, UK, Europe.
1000 Mexicans play at Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London, England, UK, Europe.
Buddy Curtess And The Grasshoppers play at The Fridge, Brixton, London, England, UK, Europe.
Bo Diddley plays at Dingwalls, Camden Lock, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Wilko Johnson.
Elton John plays the second of two nights at The International Centre, Bournemouth, England, UK, Europe.
Madonna holds a press conference in London, England, UK, Europe, to promote her new film, Shanghai Surprise.
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Tahliah Debrett Barnett is born in Gloucestershire, England, UK, Europe. She will find success in 2014 as singer, songwriter and producer FKA Twigs.
UK music entrepreneur Larry Parnes, who managed the careers of Billy Fury, Tommy Steele, Marty Wilde and Joe Brown, dies of meningitis, aged 59, in London, England, UK, Europe.
On their Virtual World Tour, Iron Maiden play at Philipshalle, Dusseldorf, Germany, Europe.
Bon Jovi play at Hyde Park, London, England, UK.
Porcupine Tree and Anathema play at The Astoria, London, England, UK.
Efterklang play at The ICA, London, England, UK, with Under Byen.
Snowy White plays at The Mean Fiddler, London, England, UK.
UK singer-songwriter Adele releases a new single, her cover version of Bob Dylan's Make You Feel My Love, which will peak at No26 in the UK singles chart.
The Zombies, The Yardbirds and The Spencer Davis Group play in the Rock Royalty tour at The Fillmore, Irving Plaza, New York City, USA.
Jakob Dylan plays at The Barbican, London, England, UK.
Gemma Ray plays at The Borderline, London, UK, supported by Gulp.
Katy Perry scores her fourth No1 single in the UK when Roar hits the top spot in the Official Singles Chart, on sales of 179,500 copies in the preceding seven days.
Ed Sheeran headlines Metro Radio Christmas Live 2014, in The Metro Radio Arena, Newcastle, England, UK. Also on the bill are Clean Bandit, Labrinth, Ella Eyre, Ella Henderson, Becky Hill, Nicole Scherzinger, Jess Glynne, Sigma and Neon Jungle.
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Daughter play at Beckett University, Leeds, England, UK, Europe.
At a press conference in Milan, Italy, Europe, Depeche Mode announce the upcoming release of their 14th album, Spirit, to be accompanied by a major world tour entitled Global Spirit.
Camila Cabello plays at The Academy, Brixton, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Orb release a new album, No Sounds Are Out Of Bounds, on Cooking Vinyl Records in the UK.
During a solo tour to promote awareness and donations for The Trussell Trust charity, which supports a network of foodbanks around the UK, Glenn Tilbrook plays at The Arts Centre, Pontardawe, Wales, UK, Europe,