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P!nk plays at Rexall Place, Edmonton, Alberta, Canada.
Exs And Ohs by Elle King is declared to have achieved 3x Platinum Digital Download status in Canada.
Prince plays at Koko, London, UK.
Ellie Goulding, Lorde and Katy Perry are among the guests attending the Universal Brits' After Party At Soho House Pop-Up, London, UK.
Jake Bugg plays at The Corn Exchange, Edinburgh, Scotland, UK, Europe.
On his All The Hits All Night Long tour, Lionel Richie plays at The Entertainment Centre, Adelaide, Australia.
NONONO release their debut LP, We Are Only What We Feel, on Warner Music.
Lotus Plaza release a new EP, Overnight Motorcycle Music, on Geographic North records in the USA.
Better Than Ezra's 12th Ezra Open fundraiser takes place at The House of Blues, New Orleans, Louisiana, USA, with performances by Better Than Erza, Matt Nathanson and JT Hodges. Proceeds go to the after-school program at Bethune Elementary in Hollygrove.
When Paul McCartney plays at Estadio Centenario, Montevideo, Uruguay, South America, four lion cubs are born in Salto Zoo, and are named Paul, John, George and Ringo in honour of The Beatles.
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On their AM Tour, Arctic Monkeys play at The Vector Arena, Auckland, New Zealand.
Neil Finn plays at The Corn Exchange, Cambridge, England, UK.
Lady Gaga plays at The Wells Fargo Center, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
In an article in the Mail on Sunday, former Dire Straits' bass player John Illsley reveals his 15 year battle with leukaemia, how he kept it secret from friends and family, how songs on his new album were written while in hospital and how his life was saved by stem cells donated by his sister.
Singer Tulisa Contostavlos appears at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court, Chelmsford, England, UK, facing a charge of assault against showbiz blogger Savvas Morgan at the 2013 V festival.
Kasabian play a massive homecoming gig at Victoria Park, Leicester, UK.
The Jazz at Lincoln Center Orchestra with Wynton Marsalis plays at Bridgewater Hall, Manchester, UK.
Brody Dalle releases a new video for her song Don't Mess With Me.
Kiss and Def Leppard play at The Pepsi Center, Denver, Colorado, USA. During the show, Gene Simmons of Kiss appears to find himself unable to control his over-filled bladder and solves the problem by urinating onstage three minutes and forty seconds into their performance of Paul Stanley's Hide Your Heart. He later explains that the stream of liquid seen to be running down the front of his costume was, simply, water, which he was using to clean up his outfit after his celebrated blood-spitting stunt in the previous song.
Neilsen Soundscan releases a chart of the Top ten best-selling albums in the USA for the first half of the year, with the movie soundtrack Frozen in the No1 position. Frozen is also the only album to have sold more than one million copies. The complete Top Ten is as follows : 1. Soundtrack - Frozen 2,696,000 2. Beyonce - Beyonce 702,000 3. Eric Church - The Outsiders 642,000 4. Lorde - Pure Heroine 641,000 5. Coldplay - Ghost Stories 589,000 6. Various Artists - Now 49 482,000 7. Luke Bryan - Crash My Party 455,000 8. Katy Perry - PRISM 453,000 9. Various Artists - Now 50 452,000 10. Pharrell Williams - GIRL 452,000
Robbie Williams plays at The O2 Arena, London, UK.
Status Quo play at The Eisteddfod, Llangollen, Wales.
Deep Purple play at Hohentwiel Festival, Singen, Germany, Europe.
The 1996 album All Eyez On Me by Tupac Shakur, aka 2Pac, is awarded diamond status by the R.I.A.A. in the USA for achieving sales of 10m copies.
On his 20/20 Experience Tour, Justin Timberlake plays at The Bell Centre, Montreal, Quebec, Canada.
On his All The Hits All Night Long tour, Lionel Richie plays at Molson Cnadian Amphitheatre, Toronto, Ontario, Canada.
Billy Joel plays at Citizens Bank Park, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, USA.
Keith Urban, Jerrod Niemann and Brett Eldridge play at The PNC Bank Arts Center, Holmdel, New Jersey, USA.
Jack White plays at The Paramount Theatre, Seattle, Washington, USA, with Curtis Harding.
One Direction play at Edward Jones Dome, St. Louis, Missouri, USA.
On their History Of The Eagles tour, The Eagles play the first of two nights at Harveys Outdoor Arena, Stateline, Nevada, USA.
Adamantium, Fury and Massive Head Trauma play at Worcesetr Music Festival, Worcester, England, UK.
On his In Technicolor tour, Jesse McCartney plays at The Fillmore, San Francisco, California, USA.
Matt Sorum's Darling Stilettos play at The Viper Room, Los Angeles, California, USA.
On his That's My Kind of Night Tour, Luke Bryan plays at The Xfinity Theatre, Hartford, Connecticut, USA.
Leonino (aka Jorge Gonzalez) releases a new album, Naked Tunes, in the UK.
Billy Bragg and Justin Currie play at The Music Box Supper Club, Cleveland, Ohio, USA.
Pomplamoose play at The Beachland Ballroom and Tavern, Cleveland, Ohio, USA, with Danielle Ate The Sandwich and John Schroeder.
Hopsin plays at The Garage, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.
On her Prismatic Tour, Katy Perry plays the first of two nights at The American Airlines Center, Dallas, Texas, USA.
Tokio Hotel release their fifth album Kings Of Suburbia, on Island Records in Germany, Europe.
Taylor Swift releases a new 'single' entitled Track 3 in Canada. The track consists of eight seconds of white noise, despite which it goes immediately to No1 in the Canadian iTunes chart.
During their AM Tour, Arctic Monkeys play at The Comerica theatre, Phoenix, Arizona, USA.
10cc play at The Hawth, Crawley, UK.
Noel Gallagher's High Flying Birds release a new single, In The Heat of the Moment, in the UK.
Dave Mustaine of Megadeth announces via Facebook that the body of his missing 74-year-old mother, Sally Estabrook, has been found by police near Pinezanita Campgrounds in Julian, California, USA. She had been missing for almost a month.
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Run The Jewels play at Glasgow Garage, Glasgow, Scotland, UK.