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Jan Garber And His Orchestra record Shine On Harvest Moon, Old New England Moon, Ah Sweet Mystery Of Life, Among My Souvenirs and My Buddy for Decca Records in the USA.
Ella Fitzgerald and The Ink Spots record Into Each Life Some Rain Must Fall and I’m Making Believe, for Decca Records.
Doris Day records A Load Of Hay, Orange Coloured Sky, I Love the Way You Say Goodnight for Capitol Records in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Leonard Feather And The Swinging Swedes record Rain On The Roof, Moonlight Saving Time, The Daring Young Swedes and A Handful of Stars for Cupol Records in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe.
Popular vocalist Jane Froman sings Way Down Yonder In New Orleans, Allez Vous En, Come Rain or Come Shine and Blow, Gabriel Blow, on the CBS-tv programme The Jane Froman Show, in the USA.
Cass And The Cassanovas play in a Rock Night at The Cavern Club, Liverpool, UK, supported by Eddie Storm And The Clubmen.
Ray Charles releases two new singles in the USA on the same day. Hard Hearted Hannah appears on ABC-Paramount, and Come Rain Or Come Shine is released by Atlantic Records.
Gerry And The Pacemakers, The Remo Four, Rory Storm And The Hurricanes, Kingsize Taylor And The Dominoes, The Big Three, Dale Roberts And The Jaywalkers, Ray And The Del-Renas, Derry And The Seniors, Johnny Rocco And The Jets, The Pressmen, Cilla Black and Ricky Temple play in an All-Night Rock Session at The Iron Door Club, Liverpool, England, UK, Europe.
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Fats Domino releases a new single, It Keeps Rainin', on Imperial Records in the USA.
Jazz saxophonist Charlie Rouse records When Sunny Gets Blue and other tracks for Epic Records in New York City, USA.
Elvis Presley offers his services to raise money for victims of recent floods in Louisiana, USA.
Rory Storm And The Hurricanes play at The Casino Ballroom, Leigh, Lancashire, England, UK, Europe. The drummer in the band is Ringo Starr, later to play with The Beatles.
A five-and-a-half-hour, six group marathon entitled Big Beat Session, is headlined by The Beatles at The Tower Ballroom, New Brighton, Wallasey, England, UK, Europe. Also on the bill are Rory Storm And The Hurricanes, Dale Roberts And The Jaywalkers, Derry And The Seniors, Kingsize Taylor And The Dominoes and Steve Day And The Drifters. The evening also features the first of a 'Mr. Twist' competition.
Rory Storm And The Hurricanes (including drummer Ringo Starr) play at Club Django, Queen's Hotel, Southport, Lancashire, England, UK, Europe.
Marty Robbins records September In The Rain at Columbia Recording Studio, 804 16th Avenue South, Nashville, Tennessee, USA. Session players on this track include guitarist Grady Martin.
Brill Building songwriter Carole King scores her first Billboard Top 40 Singles Chart in the USA entry with It Might As Well Rain Until September, which will peak at No22.
Don't Let The Rain Come Down by The Serendipity Singers, enters the Billboard Singles Chart in the USA, where it will peak at No6.
Judy Garland performs Carolina In The Morning, When You're Smiling, After You've Gone, Almost Like Being In Love, A Foggy Day and other songs on her tv series The Judy Garland Show in the USA.
Barbra Streisand records Don't Rain On My Parade and People for Capitol Records in New York City, USA. Both songs originate from the Broadway musical Funny Girl in which Streisand is currently starring.
Gospel group The Roberta Martin Singers record Didn't It Rain, Keep The Faith and other tracks for Savoy Records in the USA.
Chet Atkins and Hank Snow record Blue Tango, I Can't Stop Loving You, Dark Moon, Vaya Con Dios and other tracks in RCA Victor Studio, 1611 Hawkins Street, Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
A UK Silver Disc is awarded to the single Cast Your Fate To The Wind by Sounds Orchestral.
Although he has not yet signed a recording contract, Donovan plays live on this night's edition of UK tv show Ready, Steady, Go!.
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The Rolling Stones begin two days of recording Get Off Of My Cloud at RCA Studios, Los Angeles, California, USA.
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Donovan's album Sunshine Superman, which also includes the much-covered Season Of The Witch, enters the Billboard Top 40 albums chart in the USA, where it will peak at No11.
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Del Reeves, with Bob Montgomery as producer, records Lookin' At The World Through A Windshield, Pretty Woman It Is and Lest We Forget, in Nashville, Tennessee, USA.
All-female Swedish band Rainy Day Women play at Hatchett's Playground, Piccadilly, London, England, UK, Europe.
The Ramones play at Clouds, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, supported by The Rezillos.
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The Beach Boys release their twenty-fourth album, Keepin' The Summer Alive, on Brother/Caribou/CBS Records in the USA.
Rainbow play at The Festival Hall, Osaka, Japan, Asia.
The Cure, Ideal, Marilyn Rock, Munju and Schroeder's Roadshow play at Schuttorf Open Air Festival, Vechtewiese, Germany, Europe.
Jazz saxophonist Bill Kirchner's Nonet spend the second of two days recording his album Infant Eyes for Sea Breeze Records in New York City, USA.
Prince's movie Purple Rain goes on general release in the UK.
Purple Rain by Prince peaks at No2 in the Billboard Top 40 singles chart in the USA.
On their Ride The Lightning tour, Metallica play at The Lyceum Ballroom, London, England, UK, Europe, supported by Tank.
Thunder release Don't Wait Up, the first single from their LP The Thrill Of It All, in Japan, Asia.
When Travis perform their song Why Does It Always Rain On Me during their set at Glastonbury Festival, Worthy Farm, Pilton, Somerset, England, UK, the rain begins to pour down. The band leaves the stage convinced that the weather has ruined their performance but BBCtv picks up on the moment and plays it on the evening news, giving Travis a huge and unexpected boost to their career.
Celine Dion, announces that she will donate all the proceeds – expected to total over $1m - from her Mother’s Day performance in Las Vegas, Nevada, USA, to UNICEF for Tsunami relief.
2005: Le Train Des Enfoirés by Les Enfoirés enters the swiss Albums Chart at No1.
Snow Patrol play at MacEwan Hall, University of Calgary, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
Macy Gray flies in to New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, to hand out clothes and toiletries in the Astrodome as a gesture of support for the Hurricane victims, while R.E.M., Moby, Green Day and The Beastie Boys publicly ally themselves with left-wing grass roots political pressure group MoveOn.org to raise awareness of the need to supply housing for hurricane victims.
Troubled rock star Pete Doherty, of Libertines and Babyshambles fame, checks out of Clouds rehab clinic, near Salisbury, Wiltshire, England, UK, Europe, after treatment to overcome his drug problems.
On their 360 Degree tour, U2 play the first of two nights at The Rogers Centre, Toronto, Canada, supported by Snow Patrol.
60,000 fans watch Brad Paisley and Carrie Underwood perform live in pouring rain at the inaugural Greenbrier Classic PGA Tour Event in Lewisburg, West Virginia, USA.
On their Fallen Empires tour, Snow Patrol play at The Manchester Arena, Manchester, UK.
It is reported that Louis C.K., Rita Ora, the xx and Ghostface Killah are among many artists who have canceled or rescheduled live appearances as Hurricane Sandy arrives on the East Coast of the USA. Riding out the storm in a Brooklyn hotel, singer-songwriter Aimee Mann is inspired to re-write the Barry Manilow hit Mandy as Sandy. Three days later, when she plays a show in Tarrytown Music Hall, Tarrytown, Westchester County, New York State, USA, she debuts the song live, lifting the spirits of the crowd.
Chasing Cars by Snow Patrol passes the one-million sales barrier in the UK, eight years after its release.
Touring in support of their second LP, Another Eternity, Purity Ring play at Storm, Munich, Germany, Europe.
ONI play at Thunder Alley, Oklahoma City, Oklahoma, USA.
Patti Smith sings 'A Hard Rain's A-Gonna Fall' in Stockholm, Sweden, Europe, in a performance given to mark the presentation of Bob Dylan’s Nobel prize for literature. Dylan is not present, but his acceptance speech, in which he says the prize was 'something I never could have imagined or seen coming', is read out by Azita Raji, the US ambassador to Sweden,
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