September 1969 in Music

Events in Music

  • Sep 6 "Cabaret" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 1166 performances

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Sep 13 Plastic Ono Band's (John, Yoko & Eric Clapton) 1st live performance

Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter Eric Clapton
Rocker, Blues Guitarist and Singer-Songwriter
Eric Clapton
  • Sep 20 Archies' "Sugar Sugar" hits #1
  • Sep 22 "Music Scene" debuts on ABC-TV
  • Sep 26 The Beatles release "Abbey Road" album

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 2 Cedric "K-Ci" Hailey, American singer
  • Sep 4 Alexander Coe, Welsh DJ and record producer
  • Sep 5 Dweezil Zappa, rock guitarist/son of Frank/VJ (MTV), born in Hollywood, California
  • Sep 6 Cece Peniston, Miss Black AZ/singer (Finally), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Sep 7 Little Jimmy Urine, American singer (Mindless Self Indulgence)
  • Sep 11 Gidget Gein, American musician
  • Sep 13 Tyler Perry, American filmmaker (Tyler Perry's House of Payne), author and songwriter, born in New Orleans, Louisiana
  • Sep 15 DJ Kay Gee [Kier Gist], American musician (Naughty by Nature), born in East Orange, New Jersey
  • Sep 16 Kathi Wolfgram, rocker (Jets-You Got it All), born in Minneapolis, Minnesota
  • Sep 16 Justine Frischmann, English musician (Elastica)
  • Sep 17 Keith Flint, singer/musician (Prodigy)
  • Sep 19 Candy Dulfer, Dutch saxophonist (Lily Was Here), born in Amsterdam, Holland
  • Sep 19 Alkinoos Ioannidis, Greek-Cypriot singer and composer
  • Sep 19 Tapio Wilska, Finnish singer
  • Sep 22 Matt Sharp, American musician (Weezer, The Rentals)
  • Sep 23 Patrick Fiori, French singer
  • Sep 24 Gene Hunt, R&B musician (Acid Man)
  • Sep 24 Shawn "Clown" Crahan, American musician (Slipknot)
  • Sep 24 Donald DeGrate, Jr., American music producer
  • Sep 26 Anthony Kavanagh, French-Canadian comedian, actor and singer
  • Sep 29 Aleks Syntek, Mexican singer

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 1 William Flanagan, composer, dies at 46
  • Sep 5 Henk Bijvanck, Dutch composer, dies at 59
  • Sep 5 Mitchell Ayres, orchestra leader (Hollywood Palace), dies at 58
  • Sep 5 Josh White, American blues, folk and gospel musician, dies at 55
  • Sep 18 Rudolph Wagner-Regeny, composer, dies at 66