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The Fame, the debut album by Lady Gaga, reaches No1 in the German Albums Chart.
Umphrey's McGee play at The Warfield, San Francisco, California, USA, supported by Cornmeal.
Al DiMeola plays at the Cultural Centre, Largo, Florida, USA.
Tegan and Sara play at The National, Richmond, Virginia, USA.
Brothers Dan And Matt Wilson (songwriters of Trip Shakespeare and Semisonic) play at the Pantages Theater, Minneapolis, Minnesota, USA.
Puscifer play at The Pabst Theatre, Milwaukee, Wisconsion, USA.
We Have Band play at King's College, London, UK.
Wilco play at Zepp Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan, Asia.
Coheed And Cambria play at The Electric Factory, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Bruce Springsteen and Danny Devito perform an unlikely duet together at the New Jersey Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony in Newark, New Jersey, USA.
Ella Fitzgerald and Quincy Jones are among the first batch of stars to receive gold plaques when The Apollo Theater, Harlem, New York City, USA, unveils its new Walk Of Fame, intended to honour African-American entertainers.
The BPI announces that more than one in ten people between the ages of 12 and 74 made at least one digital music purchase during 2009. This is the first time this number has risen above the 10% mark.
Faithless release a new album, The Dance, in the USA.
Katie Melua releases her fourth studio album The House, which is produced by William Orbit.
During a five-date UK tour Mayer Hawthorne And The County play at King Tut's, Glasgow, Scotland.
The Neil Cowley Trio play the second of two nights at The Royal And Derngate, Northampton, UK.
The DVD/Blu-Ray U2 360 At The Rose Bowl is released in Canada. The release features an October 2009 concert by U2 at The Rose Bowl, Pasadena, California, USA. The concert was filmed using 27 high-definition camera, and was also broadcast live over the internet attracting nearly 10m viewers from 188 countries.
Green Day play at Reitstadion Riem, Munich, Germany, Europe, supported by Joan Jett.
Tom Petty and the Heartbreakers release their twelfth studio album, Mojo, on Reprise Records in the USA in CD, digital and vinyl formats.
Gomez play at The Venue, Derby, England, UK.
Green Day play at Mainz Messepark, Mainz, Germany, Europe, supported by Rise Against and Donots.
Trace Cyrus and Kill Brand launch a clothing line called Southern Made Hollywood Paid, featuring shirts, hoodies, bookbags, posters and bracelets.
The Ornette Coleman Quartet, Al Green, Herbie Hancock, Gilberto Gil, Eric Bibb, Joe Bonamassa, The Freedom Band, [Chick Corea, Roy Haynes, Kenny Garrett, Christian McBride], The David Sanborn Trio, Macy Gray and others play on the second day of the three-day-long North Sea Jazz festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
Katie Melua, Buddy Guy, Stevie Wonder, Rickie Lee Jones, Diana Krall and others play on the last day of the North Sea Jazz festival, Rotterdam, Netherlands, Europe.
Take That announce that Robbie Williams has not only rejoined the band but has recorded a new album with the group.
Rod Stewart plays at Sheffield Arena, Sheffield, England, UK.
Lee Ritenour and Dave Grusin play at Hollywood Bowl, Los Angeles, California, USA, with special guests Taj Mahal, Keb'Mo', John Scofield and Dianne Reeves.
Natalie Cole plays in the Parco Ducale, Parma, Italy, Europe.
Natalie Cole plays in the Opatija Open Air Summer Theatre, Opatija, Croatia, Europe.
Leon Russell plays at The Jazz Cafe, Camden Town, London, England, UK.
EMI Music officially announces the launch of a new Iron Maiden online game, The Final Frontier, as advance promotion for the band's imminent album of the same name.
Bob Dylan plays at The Backyard, Austin, Texas, USA.
The Arcade Fire play at Madison Square Garden, New York City, USA.
The Dandy Warhols play at Koko, London, England, UK.
The Juan MacLean plays at Millennium Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Kiss play at Walnut Creek Amphitheatre, Raleigh, North Carolina, USA.
Vampire Weekend play at Aragon Ballroom, Chicago, Illinois, USA, supported by Beach House and Dum Dum Girls.
The Buzzcocks play at The Liquid Room, Edinburgh, Scotland.
Neil Sedaka signs copies of his recently published children's book, Waking Up is Hard To Do, at Borders in Sherman Oaks, California, USA.
Muse begin the fifth leg of their The Resistance tour with a show at Viejas Arena, San Diego, California, USA.
Lifehouse play the last of three nights at Shepherds Bush Empire, London, UK.
Irish jazz singer Mary Coughlan plays the second of two nights at Ronnie Scott's Club, London, England, UK.
Sugarland release the album The Incredible Machine in the USA.
Having sold over 4.6m digital downloads, Hey Soul Sister by Train becomes the most downloaded song of all-time for Columbia Records.
Jean Michel Jarre plays at The Arena Geneva, Geneva, Switzerland, Europe.
AC/DC is named band of the year at the Classic Rock Awards in The Roundhouse, London, UK, where Alice Cooper acts as MC. The Union, a new band formed by Thunder guitarist Luke Morley, picks up the best new band award and plays live. Cheap Trick and Alter bridge also play live, and other winners include Slash, Journey and The Rolling Stones.
The Script play an intimate, fans only show at the Islington Academy, London, UK.
Gov't Mule play the second of two nights at The Beacon Theatre, New York City, USA.