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Red Foley spends the second of four days of recording sessions at Castle Studios in the Hotel Tulane, Nashville, Tennessee, USA, during which he records eight Top Ten Country hits including I Gotta Have My Baby Back, Careless Kisses and Chattanoogie Shoe Shine Boy.
Ernest Tubb records Don't Stay Too Long, I'm Steppin' Out Of The Picture, and May The Good Lord Bless And Keep You, in Castle Studio at The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Mario Lanza records The World Is Mine Tonight, Yours Is My Heart Alone (The Land of Smiles) and Oh Nights Of Splendor at Radio Recorders Studio, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA. The tracks will be used on his radio programme, The Mario Lanza Show.
The Delmore Brothers record How You Gonna Get Your Lovin' Done, Got No Way Of Knowing, I Said Goodnight My Darling and Muddy Water in King Studio, 1540 Brewster Avenue, Cincinnati, Ohio, USA.
Wilf Carter aka Montana Slim records Huggin' Squeezin' Kissin' Teasin', Sleep Little One Sleep, Alabama Saturday Night and Hot Foot Boogie in RCA Victor Studio 1, 155 East 24th Street, Manhattan, New York City, USA.
Wade Ray records It's All Your Fault, Call Me Up, The Things I Might Have Been and If They Should Ask Me at RCA Victor Studio, 1016 North Sycamore Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Hank Thompson And The Brazos Valley Boys record At The Rainbow's End, When You're Lovin' You're Livin', You Don't Have The Nerve and I Saw My Mother's Name in Capitol Records Studio, 5515 Melrose Avenue, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Tex Dean And The Carefree Cowboys record Naponee, Moonshine In The North Carolina Hills, Dreamy Georgiana Moon and S.P. Blues No.203 in ACA Studio, 5520 Washington Avenue, Houston, Texas, USA.
Perry Como records All Through The Night, accompanied by The Ray Charles Singers, in RCA Victor Studio A, New York City, USA.
Jazz trumpeter Freddie Hubbard records the album Hub Cap at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA, for Blue Note Records. The album title is Hubbard's nickname.
The Roland Alexander Quintet records My Melancholy Baby, Pleasure Bent and other tracks, inVan Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA, for New Jazz Records.
Cliff Richard records Without You and Shame On You in EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
Jeanne Lee With Ran Blake records Lover Man, Evil Blues, Sometimes I Feel Like A Motherless Child and other tracks in RCA Victor's Studio A, New York City. They will appear on their LP The Newest Sound Around.
Little Jimmy Dickens records Night Train To Memphis, The Violet And A Rose and Out Behind The Barn in Bradley Film And Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Sam Jones And Co record Come Rain Or Come Shine and Strollin', at Plaza Sound Studios, New York City, USA, for Riverside Records.
The Eddie 'Lockjaw' Davis - Johnny Griffin Quintet records What's Happening, Hey Jim and other tracks at Van Gelder Studio, Englewood Cliffs, New Jersey, USA, for Prestige Records.
The Beach Boys record a German language version of In My Room at Western Recorders, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Neil Young records twenty songs with his group The Squires at CKRC Studios, Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada.
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The Supremes record Where Did Our Love Go? in Hitsville USA studio, Detroit, Michigan, USA. It will become their first Billboard Singles Chart No1.
The Beach Boys have a recording session at Western Recorders, Los Angeles, Califrnia, USA, working on Do You Remember.
Manfred Mann record the Ben E. King composition Groovin' at Studio 3, Abbey Road Studios, London, UK.
Neil Sedaka records Lat The People Talk, I Hope He Breaks Your Heart and In A Wolrd Of My Own, at RCA Victor Studio A, 155 East 24th Street, Manhattan, New York City, USA.
Bob Dylan spends the second of three days recording the album Bringing It All Back Home, at Studio A, Columbia Record Studios, New York City, USA. One of the songs recorded is Subterranean Homesick Blues.
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Marty Robbins records Great Speckled Bird, There Is Power In The Blood and other tracks at Columbia Studios, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The Blue Sky Boys record Corrine Corrina, Poor Boy, Will The Circle Be Unbroken and other tracks in Capitol Recording Studio, 1750 North Vine Street, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Hank Locklin records I Walk The Line, Back Street Affair, Shame On You and other tracks in RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
Dusty Springfield records Won't Be Long in Philips Studios, Stanhope Place, London, England, UK, for Philips Records.
Archie Campbell records Pfft You Were Gone, The Drunk, Flushed From The Bathroom Of Your Heart and other tracks in RCA Victor Studio, 800 17th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The Hollies record Look Through Any Window with Ron Richards as producer in Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK. The track will be released as their ninth single. Also recorded on this day are Lawdy Miss Clawdy, You Must Believe Me and Little Bitty Pretty One.
The Kingston Trio (including John Stewart) record Early Morning Rain, The Last Thing On My Mind, Parchment Farm Blues and other tracks during a 6-hour session at Columbus Recording, 916 Kearny Street, San Francisco, California, USA. They also record a version of the Bob Dylan composition She Belongs To Me but it is not released.
The Kinks spend the second of two days recording Sittin' On My Sofa, in Pye Studios, London, UK.
Pink Floyd have a recording session in Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe, working on the songs Take Up Thy Stethoscope And Walk, The Gnome, The Scarecrow and Pow R Toc H.
At Brian Wilson's home studio in Los Angeles, California, USA, The Beach Boys record Little Bird, the first track destined for their upcoming album Friends.
Bobby Goldsboro records Autumn Of My Life at RCA Studio B, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
The Beatles continue working on overdubs for Ob-La-Di, Ob-La-Da at EMI's Abbey Road Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
Dusty Springfield begins recording tracks with producer Jerry Wexler in American Recording Studio, 827 Thomas Street, Memphis, Tennessee, USA, which will appear on her album Dusty In Memphis.
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The Rolling Stones record soundtrack material for their upcoming tv special, The Rock And Roll Circus, at Olympic Studios, London, England, UK, Europe.
In the early hours of the morning, The Rolling Stones complete filming of their ill-fated tv special, Rock'n'Roll Circus, at Intertel Studios, Wembley, London, England, UK, Europe. Guests include John Lennon and Yoko Ono, Eric Clapton, Taj Mahal, Jethro Tull, Marianne Faithfull, Mitch Mitchell and The Who.
The Beach Boys are working on the tracks Carnival and I Just Got My Pay for the album Sunflower in leader Brian Wilson's home studio in Bel Air, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Robert Fripp [of King Crimson] and Brian Eno [formerly of Roxy Music] record The Heavenly Music Corporation at Eno's home studio in the UK, for their album No Pussyfooting.
Bob Dylan begins recording session for his next album, Desire, at Columbia Studios in New York City, USA. Eric Clapton plays guitar.
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At the Hit Factory recording studios in New York City, USA, director Jay Dubin films John Lennon and Yoko Ono with the intention of producing music videos to promote their upcoming release Double Fantasy. The film is, however, never edited and not released.
50's rock'n'roller Dusty Carr records The Unique Vocal Stylings Of Dusty Carr, at Pet Rock Studios, Topeka, Kansas, USA.
Gwen Stefani releases her first solo LP, Love. Angel. Music. Baby. on Interscope Records in the USA.
Garbage release their fourth studio LP, Bleed Like Me, on Warner Brothers in Australia and New Zealand.
While The Cure, newly slimmed down to a trio, are in producer Mike Hedges’ West Side studio, London, England, UK, they are interviewed by Johnny Black for an i-Tunes special promotion.
Moby releases his tenth studio album, Destroyed, on Mute Records.
In heavy winds outside a recording studio in rural Michigan, USA, a tree falls on top of Taking Back Sunday singer Adam Lazzara shattering his leg. The fire department is called and has to cut the tree into pieces in order to extricate Lazarra. His leg is broken and he spends the next few weeks in a cast.
Marina And The Diamonds release their second studio album, Electra Heart in Australia, New Zealand and Switzerland, Europe.