February 1971 in Music

Events in Music


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Feb 19 Paul McCartney releases "Another Day" in UK

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney

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Feb 23 George Harrison is fined & his driving license is suspended for 1 year

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison
  • Feb 25 "Oh! Calcutta!" opens at Belasco Theater NYC for 1,316 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 1 Ron Welty, American musician, born in Long Beach, California
  • Feb 5 Sara Evans, American singer, born in Boonville, Missouri
  • Feb 8 William "Will" Turpin, American musician (Collective Soul) and producer (Gooey Music), born in Fairbanks, Alaska
  • Feb 13 Sonia [Evans], British singer, born in Liverpool, United Kingdom
  • Feb 14 Noriko Sakai, Japanese singer, born in Fukuoka, Japan
  • Feb 17 Martyn Bennett, Canadian composer (d. 2005)
  • Feb 19 Gil Shaham, Israeli-American violinist
  • Feb 21 Randy Blythe, American musician, born in Richmond, Virginia
  • Feb 22 Lea Salonga, Filipina singer & actress (Miss Siagon), born in Manila, Phillipines
  • Feb 26 Erykah Badu [Erica Abi Wright], American singer-songwriter, born in Dallas, Texas
  • Feb 26 Max Martin, Swedish composer & producer, born in Stenhamra, Sweden
  • Feb 26 Hélène Ségara, French singer, born in Six-Fours-les-Plages, France
  • Feb 27 Rozonda "Chilli" Thomas, American singer (TLC), born in Atlanta, Georgia
  • Feb 28 Junya Nakano, Japanese composer

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 15 Marian Viktorovich Koval, composer, dies at 63
  • Feb 21 Adolph Weiss, American composer, dies at 79
  • Feb 22 Rudolf Mauersberger, composer, dies at 82
  • Feb 26 Josef Berg, Czech composer, dies at 43