On This Day

Year 1975 in Music History (Part 2)

Events in Music


Birthdays in Music

  • Aug 11 Chris Kelly [Mack Daddy], rapper (Kris Kross-Warm it Up), born in Teaneck, New Jersey
  • Aug 11 Davey von Bohlen, American musician, (The Promise Ring, Maritime)
  • Aug 11 Ronald Clarke, American musician and founder of aliennetwork Records
  • Aug 23 Eliza Carthy, English singer and fiddler, born in Scarborough, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
  • Aug 31 Daniel Harding, British conductor (Swedish Radio Symphony Orchestra, 2007 to present), born in Oxford, England
  • Aug 31 James Black, Canadian singer-songwriter (Finger Eleven), born in Ontario, Canada
  • Sep 1 Omar Rodriguez-Lopez, Puerto Rican guitarist
  • Sep 4 Mark Ronson, British-American musician, songwriter and DJ (Uptown Funk), born in London, England
  • Sep 5 Jamie Spaniolo, American horrorcore rapper, born in Detroit, Michigan
  • Sep 7 Marie-Agnès Gillot, French ballet dancer & choreographer, born in Caen, France
  • Sep 8 Richard Hughes, English musician (Keane), born in Gravesend, Kent, England
  • Sep 9 Michael Bublé, Canadian singer and actor (Crazy Love), born in Burnaby, Canada
  • Sep 11 Mark Klepaski, American musician, born in Wilkes-Barre, Pennsylvania
  • Sep 13 Joe Don Rooney, American musician (Rascal Flatts), born in Baxter Springs, Kansas
  • Sep 17 Constantine Maroulis, American rock singer (American Idol, season 4), born in Brooklyn, New York
  • Sep 22 Svilen Noev, Bulgarian singer-songwriter
  • Sep 23 Layzie Bone [Steven Howse], American rapper (Bone Thugs-N-Harmony), born in Cleveland, Ohio
  • Sep 25 Mariusz Duda, Polish rock bassist and singer (Riverside), born in Wegorzewo, Poland
  • Sep 26 Emma Härdelin, Swedish singer (Garmarna and Triakel), born in Krokom, Sweden
  • Sep 28 Mandy Barnett, American country singer ("Maybe"; "The Whispering Wind"), born in Crossville, Tennesee
  • Oct 3 India Arie [Simpson], American neo-soul singer ("I Am Light") and actress (Voyage to India), born in Denver, Colorado
  • Oct 3 Talib Kweli [Greene], American rapper, born in Brooklyn, New York City
  • Oct 7 Damian Kulash, American musician (OK Go), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Oct 7 Tim Minchin, Australian comedian and musician, born in Northampton, United Kingdom
  • Oct 9 Sean Ono Lennon, British-American rock musician and producer (Cibo Matto; The Claypool-Lennon Delirium), born in New York City
  • Oct 14 Teresa "Shaznay" Lewis, British singer (All Saints), born in Islington, London
  • Oct 15 Ginuwine [Elgin Baylor Lumpkin], American singer (Ginuwine...The Bachelor), born in Washington, D.C.
  • Oct 23 Jessicka [Jessica Fodera], American goth-rock, alt-pop singer-songwriter and artist, born in Fort Lauderdale, Florida
  • Oct 25 Eirik Glambek Bøe, Norwegian musician (Kings of Convenience), born in Bergen, Norway
  • Oct 30 Ian D'Sa, English-Canadian guitarist and vocalist (Billy Talent), born in Ealing, London
  • Nov 1 Bo Bice, American singer (The Real Thing), born in Huntsville, Alabama
  • Nov 1 Scott "Skippy" Chapman, American musician (Code of Ethics), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Nov 2 Chris Walla, American musician (Death Cab for Cutie), born in Bothell, Washington
  • Nov 4 Michael Osmond, American singer (Osmond Boys), born in Utah
  • Nov 10 Jim Adkins, American musician (Jimmy Eat World)
  • Nov 12 Tevin Jermod Campbell, American rapper, born in Dallas, Texas
  • Nov 14 Travis Barker, American drummer (Blink-182, +44), born in Fontana, California
  • Nov 14 Faye Tozer, British musician (Steps)
  • Nov 17 Lord Infamous [Ricky T Dunigan], American rapper (Three 6 Mafia), born in Memphis, Tennessee
  • Nov 20 (Frederick) Dierks Bentley, American country singer (Modern Day Drifter; Riser), born in Phoenix, Arizona
  • Nov 20 Davey Havok [David Paden Marchand], American singer (AFI), born in Rochester, New York
  • Nov 22 Aiko [Yanai], Japanese singer, born in Osaka
  • Nov 28 Satyr [Sigurd Wongraven], Norwegian heavy metal musician (Satyricon)
  • Nov 30 Mindy McCready, country/western singer, (d. 2013)
  • Dec 3 Mickey Avalon [Yeshe Perl], American rapper, born in Hollywood, California
  • Dec 3 Csaba Czébely, Hungarian drummer (Pokolgép), born in Beregszász, Transcarpathia
  • Dec 13 Tom DeLonge, American guitarist (blink-182, Angels & Airwaves), born in Poway, California
  • Dec 14 Justin Furstenfeld, American rock singer (Blue October)
  • Dec 16 Nawo Kawakita, Japanese heavy metal drummer (Maximum the Hormone)
  • Dec 16 Benjamin Kowalewicz, Canadian rock singer and songwriter (Billy Talent), born in Pierrefonds, Quebec
  • Dec 16 Jacob "Jake" Cinninger, American rock guitarist, and songwriter (Umphrey's McGee), born in Niles, Michigan
  • Dec 18 Sia [Furler], Australian singer-songwriter and producer (Titanium), born in Adalaide, Australia
  • Dec 19 Casual [Jon Owens], American rapper (Smash Rockwell), born in Oakland, California
  • Dec 21 Paloma Herrera, Argentine ballet dancer, born in Buenos Aires, Argentina
  • Dec 23 Yasmin Levy, Israeli Ladino singer, born in Baka, Jerusalem, Israel

Weddings in Music


Divorces in Music


Deaths in Music