February 19, 1981 in Music

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music


Event of interestEvent of Interest

George Harrison is ordered to pay ABKCO Music $587,000 for "subconscious plagiarism" of his song "My Sweet Lord" with Ronnie Mack's song "He's So Fine"

Singer-Songwriter George Harrison
Singer-Songwriter
George Harrison

Birthdays in Music

  • Beth Ditto, American singer (The Gossip)
  • Daniel Letterle, American Actor and Singer
  • Vitas, Russian singer

Deaths in Music

  • Frank Merrik, composer, dies at 94