September 1974 in Music

Events in Music

  • Sep 7 "Irene" closes at Minskoff Theater NYC after 605 performances

Music releaseMusic Recording

Sep 16 Bob Dylan records Blood on the Tracks

Singer-Songwriter Bob Dylan
Singer-Songwriter
Bob Dylan
  • Sep 23 "Gypsy" opens at Winter Garden Theater NYC for 120 performances

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 28 "Papa Don't Take No Mess Part 1" by James Brown peaks at #31

Singer James Brown
Singer
James Brown

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 4 Nona Gaye, daughter of Marvin Gaye/singer
  • Sep 4 Carmit Bachar, American musician (Pussycat Dolls)
  • Sep 6 Nina Persson, Swedish musician (The Cardigans)
  • Sep 9 Mathias Färm, Swedish guitarist (Millencolin)
  • Sep 9 Ana Carolina, Brazilian singer, composer and musician
  • Sep 12 Jennifer Nettles, American country singer, part of Sugarland
  • Sep 13 Keith Murray, American rapper
  • Sep 15 Jamie Stevens, German singer
  • Sep 17 Mirah, American musician
  • Sep 18 Xzibit [Alvin Nathaniel Joiner], American rapper and actor (At the Speed of Life, Pimp My Ride), born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Sep 21 Taral Hicks, American musician
  • Sep 22 Yoo Chae-yeong, South Korean singer and actress
  • Sep 25 Daniel Kessler, American musician (Interpol)
  • Sep 26 Boris Cepeda, German-Ecuadorian pianist and diplomat

Weddings in Music


HeartWedding of Interest

Sep 14 Singer-composer Quincy Jones Jr (41) weds actress Peggy Lipton (28) in Los Angeles, California

Composer & Singer Quincy Jones Jr
Composer & Singer
Quincy Jones Jr

Divorces in Music


Broken heartDivorce of Interest

Sep 13 Singer-composer Quincy Jones Jr (28) divorces actress Ulla Andersson (41) after 5 years of marriage

Composer & Singer Quincy Jones Jr
Composer & Singer
Quincy Jones Jr

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 3 Harry Partch, American composer (b. 1901)
  • Sep 9 Sultan Ismail Hajibeyov, composer, dies at 55
  • Sep 20 Robert Herberigs, Flemish composer (La Chanson d'Eve), dies at 88
  • Sep 23 Robbie Mcintosh, drummer (Average White Band), overdoses at 24