June 1989 in Music

Events in Music

  • Jun 5 23rd Music City News Country Awards: R Van Shelton & Randy Travis

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Jun 5 Paul McCartney releases "Flowers in the Dirt"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

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Jun 13 Jerry Lee Lewis gets a star on the Hollywood Walk of Fame

Country Singer Jerry Lee Lewis
Country Singer
Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Jun 14 Singer-songwriter Carol King gets a star on Hollywood's Walk of Fame
  • Jun 18 "Starmites" closes at Criter Ctr SR Theater NYC after 60 performances
  • Jun 30 "Les Miserables" opens at Theatre Muzyczyny, Gdynia

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 8 Gary Wilson, Scottish Musician
  • Jun 13 Lisa Tucker, American singer
  • Jun 18 Renee Olstead, American singer and actress

Weddings in Music

  • Jun 2 Rolling Stones Bill Wyman marries Mandy Smith
  • Jun 3 Country singer Rebe McEntire weds her manager Narvel Blackstone at Emerald Bay in Lake Tahoe, Nevada

Divorces in Music


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Jun 15 Singer-songwriter Courtney Love (24) divorces vocalist James Moreland only 4 months after getting married

Singer-Songwriter Courtney Love
Singer-Songwriter
Courtney Love

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 4 Vaclav Kaslik, Czech opera composer/conductor, dies at 71
  • Jun 9 Rashid Behbudov, Azerbaijani singer and actor (b. 1915)
  • Jun 12 Peter Conrad Baden, composer, dies at 80
  • Jun 12 Lou Monte, American singer (b. 1917)
  • Jun 14 Pete de Freitas, British drummer (Echo & the Bunnyman), dies in a motorcycle accident at 27
  • Jun 22 Bengt Viktor Johansson, composer, dies at 74