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Patty Loveless performs on the Grand Ole Opry
for the first time since having undergone corrective throat surgery.
, a ballet based on the works of Prince
and devised by The Joffrey Ballet, is premiered at Hancher Auditorium, University of Iowa, Iowa City, Iowa, USA.
records an MTV live concert at the Ed Sullivan
Theatre in New York City, USA, during which he plays songs he has never before performed live, including Penny Lane.
When The Faces re-unite for a one-off set at the thirteenth annual British Music Awards (BRITS) in Alexandra Palace, London, UK, Rolling Stones
member Bill Wyman
on bass. R.E.M.
win the Best International Group award. Brett Anderson of Britpop band Suede
causes some embarrassment by repeatedly slapping his bum with his microphone. Prince wins in the Best International Solo Artist category.
receives a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame in Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
The Christians enter the UK singles chart with The Bottle
, which will peak at No39 during a three-week run.
Australian band Godstar
record Look-A-Like, When The Sun Goes Down, Smothered and Doubledecker Bus at at Stuffhouse Studio, Glasgow, Scotland. The tracks will appear on the EP Glasgow on Rugger Bugger Discs. The band's line up at this time includes guitarist Eugene Kelly
of The Vaselines and Eugenius, plus bassist Dee Bahl, who will go on to manage Biffy Clyro
wins three awards (World's Best-Selling Recording Artist of the Year, World's Best-Selling Recording Artist of the Era and Best-Selling American Artist of the Year) at the 1993 World Music Awards in the Salle Des Etoiles, Sports Club of Monaco, Monte Carlo.
John Michael Montgomery secures the first Billboard
No1 single of his career with I Love The Way You Love Me.
Visionary jazz pianist, composer and bandleader Sun Ra
dies of pneumonia in Birmingham, Alabama, USA, aged 79.
plays at The Wayne Newton
Theatre, Branson, Missouri, USA, during a lengthy series of concerts at the venue.
begin their Get A Grip tour at Landon Arena, Kansas Expo Center, Topeka, Kansas, USA.
When Bob Dylan
headlines the Fleadh Festival in London, UK, Van Morrison
joins him onstage for the song One Irish Rover.
Blues singer, songwriter and guitarist John Campbell
dies of heart disease, aged 41, in New York City, USA.
The Brox Sisters
, stars of Vaudeville, Broadway
, films and radio, dies of natural causes in Los Angeles, California, USA.
Lorayn Brox of
While in London, UK, making a promo video for the song Blood In My Eyes, Bob Dylan
takes some time to check out the prices of houses in Camden Town.
Chart-topping pop vocalist Cher Lloyd is born in Malvern, Worcestershire, UK.
, a celebrated jazz critic for UK music paper Melody
plays at Memorial Field, Sandpoint, Idaho, USA.
plays at Alpenrose Dairy, Portland, Oregon, USA.
's 1963 Porsche is stopped by police in Aspen, Colorado, USA, after it is seen weaving erratically along a city street. Denver tells arresting officers that he drank two glasses of wine while dining with friends at a local restaurant but, with a blood-alcohol reading of 0.14, he is charged with driving under the influence.
The new Nirvana album, In Utero
, debuts at the No1 position on the UK charts.
is inducted into the Country Music Hall Of Fame at the CMA Awards in the USA.
Compilation LP The Hits 2 by Prince
peaks at UK No5 and US No54.
plays at The Country Fair, San Rafael, California, USA.
Samuel Jackson, the grandfather of Michael Jackson
, dies aged 90 in a nursing home in Phoenix, Arizona.
With Michael Jackson
's career in jeopardy, the superstar's lawyer announces that Jackson is under treatment for addiction to painkillers and is "barely able to function adequately on an intellectual level."
Sony Music release a statement in support of Michael Jackson
who is currently mired in child sex allegations. The statement says, "Michael Jackson
's unique position as a world-class artist and humanitarian is as important to Sony Music as to the tens of millions around the globe who have been touched by his art and faith."
performs the second of two Thanksgiving dates at Paisley Park Studios, 7801 Audubon Road, Chanhassen, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
plays the last of four nights at The Superbowl, Sun City, South Africa, accompanied by percussionist Ray Cooper
plays at The Landmark Theatre, Syracuse, New York State, USA.