On This Day

May 21, 1983 in Music History

Day of the Week: Saturday

Events in Music

  • "Bang The Drum All Day" by Todd Rundgren hits #63

Music release#1 in the Charts

David Bowie's "Let's Dance" single goes #1

Singer-Songwriter David Bowie
Singer-Songwriter
David Bowie

Deaths in Music

  • Finn Einar Mortensen, Norwegian composer, music critic, and educator, dies at 61
1983 in Music