September 1982 in Music

Events in Music

  • Sep 2 Rolling Stone Keith Richard's house burns down

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Sep 6 Paul McCartney releases "Tug of War"

Musician and Beatle Paul McCartney
Musician and Beatle
Paul McCartney
  • Sep 9 "Your Arms are Too Short..." opens at Alvin NYC for 69 performances
  • Sep 10 Decca releases Beatle audition "Complete Silver Beatles" album
  • Sep 23 "Doll's Life" opens at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC for 5 performances
  • Sep 26 "Doll's Life" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 5 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Sep 3 Andrew McMahon, American singer and songwriter
  • Sep 3 Kaori Natori, Japanese singer and model
  • Sep 5 Sondre Lerche, Norwegian musician, born in Bergen, Norway
  • Sep 9 Ai Otsuka, Japanese singer and songwriter

Person of interestMisty Copeland

Sep 10 Misty Copeland, American ballerina (1st African American Principal Dancer at American Ballet Theatre), born in Kansas City Missouri

Ballet Dancer Misty Copeland
Ballet Dancer
Misty Copeland
  • Sep 22 Mandy Chiang, Hong Kong singer and actress
  • Sep 22 Billie Piper, English singer and actress (Dr Who), born in Swindon, Wiltshire
  • Sep 27 Lil Wayne, American rapper
  • Sep 28 Nolwenn Leroy, French Singer
  • Sep 29 Rob Smith, Irish musician and songwriter

Deaths in Music

  • Sep 1 Clifford M Curzon, England, pianist, dies at 75
  • Sep 14 Christian Ferras, French violinist (b. 1933)
  • Sep 17 Manos Lo├»zos, Greek composer (b. 1937)
  • Sep 19 Samuel L M Barlow, American composer (Mon Ami Pierrot), dies at 90
  • Sep 23 Jimmy Wakely, country western singer, dies of heart failure at 68