On This Day

August 1, 1981 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

Music releaseMusic Single

"Endless Love" single released by Diana Ross and Lionel Richie (Billboard Song of the Year 1981, Billboard Greatest Song Duet of All-Time)

Singer and Actress Diana Ross
Singer and Actress
Diana Ross
Singer Lionel Richie
Lionel Richie

Birthdays in Music

  • Ashley Parker Angel, American singer and actor, born in Redding, California

Deaths in Music

  • Seppo Nummi, Finnish composer and music critic, dies at 49