June 1982 in Music

Events in Music

  • Jun 2 "Blues in the Night" opens at Rialto Theater NYC for 53 performances
  • Jun 7 16th Music City News Country Awards: Barbara Mandrell

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Jun 21 Paul McCartney releases "Take it Away"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
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Paul McCartney
  • Jun 27 "Dancin'" closes at Broadhurst Theater NYC after 1,774 performances
  • Jun 30 "Lena Horne: Lady, Music" closes at Nederlander NYC after 333 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 4 Jin, Chinese-American rapper
  • Jun 9 Christina Stürmer, Austrian singer
  • Jun 12 Ben Blackwell, American musician
  • Jun 14 Lang Lang, Chinese concert pianist (The Painted Veil, Berlin Philharmonic), born in Shenyang, China
  • Jun 15 Haley Scarnato, American singer
  • Jun 16 Matt Costa, American singer/songwriter
  • Jun 25 Rain, Korean singer (Rain, Jeong Ji-Hoon)
  • Jun 30 Dan Jacobs, American guitarist (Atreyu)
  • Jun 30 Andy Knowles, British musician (Franz Ferdinand)

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 10 Addie "Micki" Harris, US singer (Shirelles-Mama Said), dies at 42
  • Jun 14 Marie Rambert, [Cyviam Ramberg], Polish/British ballerina, dies at 94
  • Jun 15 Art Pepper, American alto saxophonist and clarinetist, dies of a stroke at 56
  • Jun 16 James Honeyman-Scott, guitarist (Pretenders), overdoses on drugs
  • Jun 26 Andre Tchaikowsy, pianist/composer, dies
  • Jun 28 Harry Mills, American singer (Mills Brothers), dies at 70