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A Juneteenth celebration
is held in East Woods Park, Austin, Texas, USA. Juneteenth is a cultural holiday for African Americans, celebrating the emancipation of the last remaining slaves in the USA. The event includes festive celebrations filled with music, poetry, parades, rodeos, street fairs and other activities.
records Margie, The Eyes Of Texas Are Upon You, Listen To The Mockingbird and Washington And Lee Swing at Castle Studio, The Tulane Hotel, 206 8th Avenue North, Nashville, Tennessee
with Thelma records Don't Tell Mama, Here Comes My Baby, Sometimes I Wonder Why and Love Me Til Dawn for Savoy Records
in New Orleans, Louisiana, USA.
tops the bill at the Grand Prize Saturday Night Jamboree in Eagles Hall, Houston, Texas, USA.
plays a live gig in Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
And His Cherokee Indians play a live show in Wichita Falls, Texas, USA.
And His Orchestra play at The State Fair Music Hall, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Jingle Bells becomes the first song to be be broadcast live from space
when Gemini 6 mission astronauts Walter M. 'Wally' Schirra Jr. and Thomas P. Stafford perform Jingle Bells from their orbiting spacecraft, using a Hohner Little Lady harmonica and a set of miniature sleigh bells.
records I Fought The Law
, Destiny's Child, By The Time I Get To Phoenix, Honey, Gentle On My Mind, How Little Men Care, Child Of Clay, Crying and I Ain't Buying, in RCA Studio B, Nashville, Tennessee
are working on the songs The Poster, I'm Gonna Try and Party at RCA Victor Studios, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
is arrested at Houston Airport, Houston, Texas, USA, for possessing five grams of marijuana. Authorities decline to press charges because the amount is so insignificant.
earns his first triple-platinum album when the R.I.A.A.
awards that status to his movie soundtrack album Pure Country.
When Willie Nelson
is diagnosed with acute laryngitis at Vanderbilt Voice Center, he is obliged to cancel his upcoming appearance at a Tsunami Appeal Concert in Australia.
The Mars Volta
play at the Live Music Hall, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
plays at The Charter One Pavilion At Northerly Island, Chicago, Illinois, USA. Tracks recorded at this show will be released on the EP Live In Chicago
Forty minutes after he is due to appear onstage at The O2 World, Berlin, Germany, Europe, Usher cancels the gig claiming to be unwell
but is later seen out at a nightclub. The show, set to be the opening night of the European leg of his OMG Tour
, is re-scheduled for the following night.
Kenny Chesney and Kacey Musgraves perform live at the inaugural concert for the new Austin360 Amphitheater in Austin, Texas, USA.
play at The Toyota Center, Houston, Texas, USA.
release a new album, They Want My Soul, in the USA.
plays at The Usher
Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK.
play at The Lonestar Events Center Amphitheater, Lubbock, Texas, USA.