On This Day

May 31, 1969 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • "Dear World" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 132 performances
  • "Gitarzan" by Ray Stevens peaks at #8

Music releaseMusic Recording

John Lennon and Yoko Ono record "Give Peace a Chance"

Musician and Beatle John Lennon
Musician and Beatle
John Lennon
Artist & Musician Yoko Ono
Artist & Musician
Yoko Ono

Music releaseMusic Single

Stevie Wonder releases the single "My Cherie Amour" which goes on to become a soul classic

Singer-Songwriter Stevie Wonder
Stevie Wonder