February 1984 in Music

Events in Music

  • Feb 4 "9" closes at 46th St Theater NYC after 739 performances
  • Feb 4 "Backstage Magic" opens at CommuniCore

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Feb 7 Michael Jackson awarded a 4-ft-high platinum disc by CBS

King of Pop Michael Jackson
King of Pop
Michael Jackson
  • Feb 9 "Rink" opens at Martin Beck Theater NYC for 204 performances
  • Feb 19 "Doonesbury" closes at Biltmore Theater NYC after 104 performances
  • Feb 28 26th Grammy Awards: Michael Jackson wins 8 Grammys

Birthdays in Music

  • Feb 6 Piret J√§rvis, Estonian singer
  • Feb 9 Han Kyung, Korean singer Super Junior
  • Feb 11 Matt Good, American musician
  • Feb 11 Aubrey O'Day, American singer
  • Feb 15 Dorota Rabczewska, Polish singer (Virgin)
  • Feb 18 Buddy Nielsen, American singer (Senses Fail)
  • Feb 25 Lovefoxxx, Brazilian singer (CSS)
  • Feb 26 Natalia Lafourcade, Mexican singer
  • Feb 27 Antti Tuisku, Finnish singer
  • Feb 28 Ben Fagan, American musician and reality show contestant

Weddings in Music


HeartWedding of Interest

Feb 14 Singer Elton John marries Renate Blauel in Sydney Australia

Singer Elton John
Singer
Elton John

Deaths in Music

  • Feb 9 Balasaraswathi, Indian classical dancer, dies in Madras
  • Feb 15 Ethel Merman, singer/actress (Kid Million), dies in her sleep at 76
  • Feb 19 Ina Ray Hutton, orchestra leader (Ina Ray Hutton Show), dies at 66
  • Feb 20 Fikret Dzhamil Amirov, composer, dies at 61