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Violinist Charles D'Almaine records Ben Bolt, Hearts And Flowers
, Shepherd's Dance, Scenes That Are Brightest, Then You'll Remember Me and other tracks for Victor Records
in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
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.
, opens at The State Theatre, Lubbock, Texas, USA, for three weeks. While it is there, it is seen by local musicians Buddy Holly
and Jerry Allison
who are so taken by Wayne's catch-phrase, 'That'll Be The Day
', that they write a song of that title when they return home. The title of the same movie will later also inspire the name of a popular Liverpool band of the 1960s.
A new John Wayne movie,
is born in Springfield, Massachusetts, USA. He will find success as a composer, musician, arranger, producer and sound designer, especially in the field of video games.
Queen release a video compilation, Who Wants To Live Forever, in the UK.
Guns N’Roses shoot a video for the song Patience, at The Ambassador hotel, Los Angeles, California, USA.
MTV announces that it will air Cher's video for If I Could Turn Back Time
at night only, explaining that the singer shows a little too much of her rear end in the clip.
On their Suffer tour, Bad Religion
play at Fabrik, Hamburg, Germany, Europe. This show is filmed and parts will appear on the band's video release, Along The Way
In heavy snow, The Cure
, with director Tim Pope, begin filming a video for the song Pictures Of You in Ballachulish, Scotland, UK, Europe.
The video Step By Step by New Kids On The Block
is certified as having achieved 6x platinum status in Canada.
play at The Rosemont Horizon
, Chicago, Illinois, USA, the show is filmed in 48-track audio for release as a video later in the year.
Steven Tyler of Aerosmith
breaks his knee during a concert in Anchorage, Alaska, USA, delaying the band's Nine lives tour and necessitating camera angle changes for filming of the video for 'I Don't Want to Miss a Thing.'
and his attorney fly by XtraJet from Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, to Santa Barbara, California, where Jackson is arrested on child abuse charges, and then freed on $3m bail. He immediately returns to Las Vegas, where he is filming a video. An unauthorised videotape of Jackson speaking with his attorney on this flight will subsequently be offered for sale to the highest bidder.
The Asian MTV Video Music Awards are held at the Tokyo Bay NK Hall, Tokyo, Japan, Asia. Okinawan hip hop group Orange Range wins three prizes, including the Best Video award. Amuro Namie becomes the first artist to pick up an award four years running, securing the Best Asian Performing Artist and the Best R'n'B Video. Visiting special guest Mariah Carey
collects the International Video Icon award.
shoots a video clip for his fourth single, the reggaeton song Burn It Up
, in Chicago, Illinois, USA.
films a promo video for the song Why Don't You Love Me, near her home in the exclusive Mount Olympus community in the Hollywood Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Chicago-based fuzz-rock trio Geronimo!
releases a music video for their song Design Yourself A Heart.
releases his debut single, The A Team
, with a video which cost £20 to make. It will debut at No.3 in the UK singles chart and make the Top 10 in Australia, Germany, Ireland, Israel, Japan, Luxembourg, New Zealand, Norway and The Netherlands.
Traffic grinds to a halt and crowds gather in the countryside near Bangor, Northern Ireland, UK, Europe, when a scantily-clad Rihanna films a video for her latest single
, We Found Love, in a field. Farmer Alan Graham, owner of the field, becomes so embarassed by the filming and the disruption it is causing, that he asks Rihanna and her crew to stop filming
, which they do.
releases the video for his debut single, Can't Say No
the UK. It will notch up over 3m views within a month.
releases the video for her new single Hard Out Here via her
releases a music video for his song Stay With Me
, taken from his debut studio album In The Lonely Hour.
Zayn Malik of One Direction
is filmed apparently smoking a joint while being driven through Lima, Peru, South America, en route to a gig at the Estadio Nacional. The five-minute video appears to be filmed by band mate Louis Tomlinson, who is heard saying, "So here we are, leaving Peru. Joint lit. Happy days!"
releases the official video for his track, King Of The Fall.
performs at The 2014 MTV Video Music Awards, broadcast live from the Forum in Inglewood, California, USA.
shares online a video for his recently released song, Lazarus
, directed by sometime Breaking Bad director Johan Renck. The video, set in what appears to be a hospital ward where Bowie is bedridden and blindfolded, arrives the day before Bowie releases his next album, Blackstar.
releases the official video for her single Happy Days, which was released a few days earlier.
release the video for their track It's Not Living (If It's Not With You), directed by Warren Fu.