On This Day

April 29, 1982 in Music History

Day of the Week: Thursday

Events in Music


Music awardsMusic Awards

17th Academy of Country Music Awards: Alabama, Merle Haggard, and Barbara Mandrell win

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Merle Haggard
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Merle Haggard
Country Singer and TV Host Barbara Mandrell
Country Singer and TV Host
Barbara Mandrell

Deaths in Music

  • Herbert Collum, German composer, dies at 67