On This Day

January 10, 1978 in Music History

Day of the Week: Tuesday

Birthdays in Music

  • Brent Smith, American rock singer (Shinedown), born in Knoxville, Tennessee
  • Matt Roberts, American rock guitarist (3 Doors Down - "When I'm Gone"), born in Escatawpa, Mississippi (d. 2016)

Deaths in Music

  • Don Gillis, American composer (b. 1912)
  • Zeb Turner, country-rock performer (Chew Tobacco Rag), dies at 62
1978 in Music