September 1963 in Music

Events in Music


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Sep 6 Jerry Lee Lewis quits Sun Records

Country Singer Jerry Lee Lewis
Country Singer
Jerry Lee Lewis
  • Sep 29 Rolling Stones 1st tour (opening act for Bo Diddley & Everly Bros)
  • Sep 30 "Student Gypsy" opens at 84th St Theater NYC for 16 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 1 Carola Smit, Dutch singer (BZN-Bad bad woman)
  • Sep 4 Sam Yaffa, Finnish musician (Hanoi Rocks, New York Dolls)
  • Sep 6 Mark Chesnutt, country singer (Too Cold at Home), born in Beaumont, Texas
  • Sep 7 Eric Eazy-E Wright, rapper
  • Sep 7 W Earl Brown, American actor, writer, and musician (Deadwood, Scream, Stovall-Operation Petticoat), born in Golden Pond, Kentucky
  • Sep 10 David Titlow, rocker (Blue Mercedes-Rich & Famous)
  • Sep 10 Bill Stevenson, American music producer and musician
  • Sep 16 Richard Marx, rock musician (Hold on to the Night), born in Chicago, Illinois
  • Sep 17 Steven Dye, English musician (Scarlet Party), (The Alan Parsons Project)
  • Sep 19 Jarvis Cocker, English musician (Pulp)
  • Sep 29 Les Claypool, US funk metal singer/bassist (Primus-Suck on This)
  • Sep 30 Reb Beach, rocker (Winger)

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 3 Frico Kafenda, Slovak composer, dies at 79
  • Sep 30 Arnold Foster, composer, dies at 66