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Okkervil River make a live appearance on NBC-tv chat show Late Night With Jimmy Fallon, in New York City, USA.
The Concert For Killing Cancer takes place at Hammersmith Odeon, London, UK, with performances by The Who, Jeff Beck, Debbie Harry, Bryan Adams and Richard Ashcroft.
J.P. Cormier plays at Hugh's Room, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Lauryn Hill plays at Metropolis, Montreal, Canada.
Lindsay Lohan and Kanye West are among the guests attending a party at the Giuseppe Zanotti Design store in Hollywood, California, USA.
Keith Urban performs Who Wouldn't Wanna Be Me at Cowboys Stadium in Arlington, Texas, USA, before the Super Bowl (Green Bay Packers vs Pittsburgh Steelers). Country music singer and songwriter Paul Overstreet watches the match from the stands.
The Pierces play at The Jazz Cafe, Camden Town, London, UK.
Interpol play at Slowdown, Omaha, Nebraska, USA.
On her Aphrodite World Tour, Kylie Minogue plays at Siemens Arena, Vilnius, Lithuania, Europe.
Wolfmother play at BlackStar Coffee, Brisbane, Australia.
CAKE play at The Troxy, London, UK.
Slash and his wife Perla host a preview of the guitarist's items which are going up for auction at Julien's Auctions Gallery in Beverly Hills, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Beyonce announces that she is dropping her father, Mathew Knowles, as her manager. Despite severing their business ties, Beyonce insists that she still loves her father.
Eric Bibb releases the album Troubadour Live in the USA. The album was recorded at Katalin And All That Jazz in Uppsala, near Stockholm, Sweden.
Rumer plays at The Queen's Hall, Edinburgh, Scotland.
De/Vision play at The Abbey Pub, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Blackfield play at Academy 2, Manchester, UK.
A feature in Billboard magazine states that, after a three year stint with The Cribs, guitarist Johnny Marr has left to focus on his own solo career.
Uriah Heep release their 23rd studio album, Into The Wild, in the UK.
Mogwai play at Metro, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
Liverpudlian singer-songwriter Delta Maid releases a new single, Of My Own, in the UK.
Billy Corgan of Smashing Pumpkins attends the launch party for porn star Sasha Grey's book Neu Sex at the Martha Otero Gallery in Los Angeles, California, USA.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays at Sydney Entertainment Centre, Sydney, Australia, Oceania.
Multi-award-winning jazz vocalist Clare Teal plays at The Radlett Centre, Radlett, Hertfordshire, UK.
Stephen Perkins, Perry Farrell and Dave Navarro of Jane's Addiction are inducted into The Hollywood Rockwalk at The Guitar Center, Hollywood, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On their A Thousand Suns tour, Linkin Park play at The Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre, Irvine, California, USA.
Paul McCartney attends a private viewing of A Life in Photographs: An Exhibition of Photography by Linda McCartney, with his daughters Mary and Stella at Phillips De Pury And Company in London, UK.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays in The St. Pete Times Forum, Tampa, Florida, USA.
Phish play at The Verizon Wireless Amphitheatre at Encore Park, Alpharetta, Georgia, USA.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays in the Quicken Loans Arena, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
During her Loud Tour, Rihanna plays at The Nassau Veterans Memorial Coliseum, Uniondale, New York State, USA.
Song lyric writer Fran Landesman dies aged 83, at her home in London, England, UK, Europe. Her songs Spring Can Really Hang You Up The Most and Ballad Of The Sad Young Men became jazz standards.
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On their Bon Jovi Live 2011 tour, Bon Jovi play at Estadio Anoeta, San Sebastian, Spain, Europe.
Otis Clay plays at The Jay Pritzker Pavilion, Millennium Park, Chicago, Illinois, USA. the show is a musical tribute to the Queen of Gospel, Mahalia Jackson and the pioneer of soul, Sam Cooke.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays the second of three nights in The Nokia Theatre L.A. Live, Los Angeles, California, USA.
Rise Against play at Xtra Limmathaus, Zurich, Switzerland, Europe.
Volbeat play at MacEwan Hall, Calgary, Alberta, Canada.
James Vincent McMorrow plays at Saki, Chicago, illinois, USA.
On his Doowops And Hooligans tour Bruno Mars plays at The Max-Schmeling-Halle, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Opeth play at The Vic Theatre, Chicago, Illinois, USA.
On her California Dreams tour Katy Perry plays at The Press And Journal Arena, Aberdeen, Scotland, UK, Europe.
On their Mylo Xyloto tour, Coldplay play at The SECC, Glasgow, Scotland.
The Black Keys release a new album, El Camino, in the UK.
Duran Duran play at The Echo Arena, Liverpool, UK.
Grave Digger play at K17, Berlin, Germany, Europe.
Arch Enemy play at Essigfabrik, Cologne, Germany, Europe.
Little Mix reach No1 in the Official UK Singles Chart with their cover version of Damien Rice's Cannonball. Despite reaching No1, the single achieves the worst first week of sales for an X Factor victor's winning song since 2004, a mere 210,000 copies in its first week.
Cut Copy play at Fremantle Arts Centre, Fremantle, Australia.