June 1967 in Music

Events in Music


Music release#1 in the Charts

Jun 3 Aretha Franklin's "Respect" reaches #1

Soul Singer Aretha Franklin
Soul Singer
Aretha Franklin
  • Jun 10 15,000 attend Fantasy Faire and Magic Mountain Music Festival, California

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Jun 14 "Steve Allen Show" premieres on CBS-TV

TV Personality, Comedian and Composer Steve Allen
TV Personality, Comedian and Composer
Steve Allen
  • Jun 16 50,000 attend Monterey International Pop Festival
  • Jun 17 "Somebody To Love" by Jefferson Airplane peaks at #5

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Jun 17 Barbra Streisand: A Happening in Central Park performed

Singer-songwriter & Actress Barbra Streisand
Singer-songwriter & Actress
Barbra Streisand
  • Jun 18 Monterey International Pop Festival rocks Southern California

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Jun 19 Paul McCartney admits on TV that he took LSD

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • Jun 25 400 million watch Beatles "Our World" TV special

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Jun 28 George Harrison is fined £6 for speeding

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison

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Jun 29 Keith Richards is sentenced to 1 year in jail on drugs charge

Guitarist and Songwriter Keith Richards
Guitarist and Songwriter
Keith Richards

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 8 Neil Mitchell, rocker (Wet, Wet, Wet-Wishing I Was)
  • Jun 10 Human Beatbox, [Darren Robinson], rocker (Fat Boys-Jail House Rock)
  • Jun 10 Emma Anderson, British guitarist and songwriter (Lush, Sing-Sing)
  • Jun 17 Eric Stefani, American musician
  • Jun 20 Joseph William Cathcart, rock guitarist (Nelson-Love & Affection)
  • Jun 21 Tim Simenson, rocker (Bomb the Bass)
  • Jun 24 Jeff Cease, guitarist (Black Crowes-Shake Your Money Maker), born in Nashville, Tennessee
  • Jun 24 Richard Kruspe-Bernstein, German musician (Rammstein)
  • Jun 29 Murray Foster, Canadian musician (Moxy Früvous: Great Big Sea), born in Thorn Hill, Ontario

Weddings in Music


HeartWedding of Interest

Jun 6 Country singer John Denver (23) weds psychotherapist Annie Martell at the Christ Chapel in St. Peter, Minnesota

Country Singer John Denver
Country Singer
John Denver
  • Jun 23 John Entwistle of rock group Who weds Alison Wise

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 8 Elliot Griffis, American composer, dies at 74
  • Jun 9 Stefan Boleslaw Poradowski, composer, dies at 64
  • Jun 22 Adrian Grigor'yevich Shaposhnikov, composer, dies at 79