September 1962 in Music

Events in Music

  • Sep 4 Beatles record "How Do You Do It" at EMI
  • Sep 11 Beatles cut "Love Me Do" & "PS I Love You" with Andy White on drums

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Sep 11 Drummer Ringo Starr replaces Pete Best of the Beatles

Beatles Drummer Ringo Starr
Beatles Drummer
Ringo Starr
  • Sep 15 "Bravo, Giovanni" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 76 performances

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Sep 22 Bob Dylan plays NYC Carnegie Hall

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Bob Dylan
  • Sep 29 "Alley Cat" by Bent Fabric & His Piano peaks at #7
  • Sep 29 "Green Onions" by Booker T & MG's peaks at #3
  • Sep 29 "My Fair Lady" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 2,715 performances
  • Sep 29 "You Can't Judge A Book By Cover" by Bo Diddley peaks at #48

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 8 RenĂ© Klijn, [Dorian], singer (Mr Blue)
  • Sep 12 Dino Merlin, Bosnian singer
  • Sep 18 Joanne Catherall, rock vocalist (Human League), born in Sheffield, England
  • Sep 26 Tracey Thorn, rock vocalist (Everything But The Girl)
  • Sep 28 Luis Enrique, spanish singer (Luces del Alma)
  • Sep 29 Al Pitrelli, American musician, guitarist
  • Sep 30 Shaan [Shantanu Mukherjee], Indian singer, born in Khandwa

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 6 Hanns Eisler, composer (N Vietnam/E German National Anthem), dies at 64
  • Sep 14 Marcel Delannoy, French composer, dies at 64