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When popular singer Adelaide Hall
appears at the Radiolympia Variety Show in London, England, UK, her performance is recorded by kinescope
. This will become the earliest surviving telerecording as kinescope with video and audio in the UK.
Julien Andrew Temple is born in Kensington, London, England, UK. He will find success as film, documentary and music video director Julien Temple
, working on such major projects as The Great Rock 'n' Roll Swindle, Absolute Beginners and a documentary about Glastonbury.
Cynthia Bell of RCA recording duo The Bell Sisters records a Lux Soap commercial for the tv show Lux Video Theatre
in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Popular singer and actor Gordon McRae appears in the role of Barry O'Day on Eileen, an episode of the tv series The Lux Video Theater
, in the USA.
play at the Capitaine Video Club, Paris, France, Europe.
, plus 25 dancers and 50 gang members, begins filming the $150,000 video for Beat It on Skid Row, east of Hollywood, California.
begins three days of filming a video for his song Only Love remains, at Pinewood Studios, Iver Heath, UK.
The video for Peter Gabriel
's single Sledgehammer
wins in ten of the twenty award categories at the MTV Video Awards ceremony.
spends the first of two days at Pinewood Studios near London, England, UK, Europe, filming a video for his upcoming single I Won't Back Down. He is joined during the shoot by two former members of The Beatles
, George Harrison
and Ringo Starr
opens the Welcome Home Heroes concert at the Naval Air Station in Norfolk, Virginia, USA, by singing The Star Spangled Banner. The concert is filmed and will be released as Houston's first ever solo televised concert and DVD/video release.
The BRIT Awards
Ceremony is held in London, UK, with winners as follows :rnBest British Male Artist - Robbie WilliamsBest British Female Artist - DidornBest British Group - TravisBest British Album - DidornBest British Newcomer - BluernBest British Single - S Club 7rnBest British Video - So Solid CrewrnBest British Dance Act - Basement JaxxrnBest International Male - Shaggy
Best International Female - Kylie MinoguernBest International Group - Destiny's ChildBest International Album - Kylie MinoguernBest International Newcomer - The StrokesrnPop Act - WestlifernOutstanding Contribution - Sting.
issues yet another public denial, stating that he is not the man who appears in the pornographic videotapes which have embroiled him in a major sex scandal.
The domain name www.youtube.com is activated, and will become in due course a massively important online outlet for music videos and news.
Pop duo Every Little Thing
releases a new DVD, Every Little Thing Commonplace Tour 2004 - 2005, in Japan, Asia.
Adam Bizanski's animated video for The Shins
single Pink Bullets, depicting a love story between two soulful paper-made cows, is chosen as one of the first five videos to demonstrate iTunes music store's new capability to sell videos
System Of A Down
film the official video for their song Hypnotize
during their concert at Van Andel Arena in Grand Rapids, Michigan, USA.
The Bob Dylan
documentary No Direction Home wins a Grammy Award for Long Form Music Video.
release the album VideoSongs as a digital download on ShadowTree Music.
Rapper, singer, songwriter, keyboardist and bassist Chilly B
dies following a stroke, aged 47, in Brooklyn, New York, USA. He is best-remembered as a founder member of 1980s electro-rap group, Newcleus.
draws crowds and stops traffic when she films a video at the famed Pla de Palau fountain,
in Barcelona, Spain, Europe. During filming, Shakira
dances in the fountain and also rides a motor bike without wearing a safety helmet. Local authorities are reported to be considering fining the singer because she failed to get the necessary permissions to carry out filming.
And The Band of Joy release a new performance DVD and Blu-Ray, Live From The Artists Den, on UMG in the UK.
Russian punk rockers Pussy Riot
lose an appeal against an internet ban on their music videos
, including one featuring a protest song for which three of the bands members were jailed. The Moscow City Court upholds the ban, meaning that the group's videos cannot be shown on the internet.
During a South American tour, Lacuna Coil play at Teatro Galpon, Montivideo, Uruguay.
Teenage pop singer-songwriter Tich
releases he debut single in the UK.
San Francisco-based musician and video artist Jack Conte
[one half of Pomplamoose
] delivers a master class on online music-making, via Google Hangout, to students at The University of Northampton, Northampton, UK. Conte makes his music in his home studio, with no labels, no publishing companies and no intermediaries. His recent DaftPunkSkrillex remix received over 2m views in just two weeks.
are filming the video for their song True Love
in the Los Angeles theater, Los Angeles, California, USA.
releases the official video for his song This Isn't The End, drawn from his recently released EP Ultraviolet
Tricky, featuring Tirzah, releases the official video for his song Sun Down.
release the official video for their collaboration Monument (The Inevitable End Version).
release a new single, Original Sin, on Birthday Records.
releases the official video for his track New Level
, which was released as a single one month earlier.
Because the band is currently without a label deal, Def Leppard
become the first artist ever to debut a new music video through the long-running video game series Guitar Hero. The video is for their track Dangerous.
are among the artists performing live at the Brit Awards 2016 in The O2 Arena, London, England, UK, Europe. Adele
collects four awards, One Direction
scoop the British Artist Video Of The Year award.