R.I.P
Peter Sarstedt
Music
Is My First Love - John Miles
Gary Moore Born
Eddie Fisher Scores 2 No 1 Hits In The US
One Of The 1st Groups To hit The Charts - Stargazers
First Rock n Roll Song Reaches No 1 In The US
Elvis Presley Makes His Chart Debut
Beatles Formed In Liverpool
Bee Gees Formed In Redcliffe, Australia
Buddy Holly Dies
Roger Taylor ( Duran Duran ) Born
Mick Jagger and Keith Richards Meets
Rolling Stones Formed In London
George Michael Born In London
6 No Ones For The Beatles In The US
The Small Faces release "Whatcha Gonna Do About It", their first single.
Rick Astley Born
Tia Carrere Born
Deep Purple Formed In London
America Formed In London
Jimi Hendrix Dies
Jim Morrison Dies
Abba Formed In Stockholm
Ian Gillan quits Deep Purple.
Robbie Williams Born
David Bowie's 1969 Remake "Space Oddity" Goes To No 1 In The UK
Uriah Heep performs its last show with David Byron as lead singer in Bilbao, Spain.
ABC Formed In Sheffield
Kimberley Locke Born
Sophie Ellis Baxtor Born In London
John Lennon Murdered In New York City
Justin Timberlake Born In Memphis
Four streets in Liverpool are named after each of The Beatles.
Phil Lynott performs his final show with Thin Lizzy in Nuremberg, Germany.
Janet Jackson elopes with fellow singer James DeBarge. The marriage would be annulled in 1985.
After months of squabbling, David Lee Roth leaves Van Halen to begin a solo career
Benny Goodman, bandleader, 77 Dies
Kesha Born In Los Angeles
Adele Born In London
Labrinth Born
Mariah Carey Release Her debut album ( Mariah Carey )
Primal Scream releases Screamadelica.
Kurt Cobain and Courtney Love become parents of a daughter, Frances Bean Cobain.
Backstreet Boys Formed In Orlando
Kurt Cobain Dies
Oliver Heldens Born
Lorde Born In Takapuna
Alan Walker Born
Frank Sinatra Dies
Eminem's The Slim Shady LP and The Roots' "Things Fall Apart" are released.
American Music Awards - Carlos Santana’s band won best-album for “Supernatural,”
The Killers Formed In Las Vegas
Waylon Jennings Dies
Simon & Garfunkel begin their "Old Friends" U.S. reunion tour, twenty years after their 1983 world tour.
Eric Clapton receives a CBE at Buckingham Palace
Australian drummer of Crowded House, Paul Hester, is found dead in a Melbourne Park.
Canadian singer-songwriter Avril Lavigne marries Deryck Whibley in a private ceremony.
The Spice Girls announce their reunion at the O2 in London in a press conference televised worldwide.
Touch My Body" becomes Mariah Carey's 18th number 1 single on the Billboard Hot 100,
Awolnation Formed In Los Angeles
Ronnie James Dio Dies
5 Seconds Of Summer Formed In Sydney Australia
Jon Lord (Deep Purple, Whitesnake) and classical composer (aged 71) Dies
Swedish House Mafia Split
Adele's 25 Released
60's Singer Lesley Gore Dies
David Bowie And Prince Dies
2 No1's For DJ Khaled