June 1985 in Music

Events in Music


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Jun 1 "Just A Gigolo/I Ain't Got Nobody" by David Lee Roth hits #12

Van Halen Rocker David Lee Roth
Van Halen Rocker
David Lee Roth

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Jun 1 Weird Al Yankovic released his Dare To Be Stupid LP

Parody Singer and Comedian Weird Al Yankovic
Parody Singer and Comedian
Weird Al Yankovic
  • Jun 10 19th Music City News Country Awards: Statler Brothers, B Mandrell
  • Jun 22 "Grind" closes at Mark Hellinger Theater NYC after 79 performances

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Jun 22 "Smuggler's Blues" by Glenn Frey peaks at #12

Rock Vocalist Glenn Frey
Rock Vocalist
Glenn Frey
  • Jun 30 "The King & I" closes at Broadway Theater NYC after 191 performances

Birthdays in Music

  • Jun 2 Ana Cristina, Cuban American singer, composer, and actress
  • Jun 7 Charlie Simpson, British pop singer
  • Jun 11 Chris Trousdale, American pop singer and dancer
  • Jun 11 Josh Ramsay, Canadian singer-songwriter (Marianas Trench)
  • Jun 12 Tasha-Ray Evin, Canadian musician (Lillix)
  • Jun 12 Chris Young, American musician
  • Jun 13 Raz-B, American singer (B2K)
  • Jun 15 Nadine Coyle, Northern Irish singer (Girls Aloud)
  • Jun 21 Lana Del Rey, American singer-songwriter (Born to Die, Ultraviolence), and model (H&M), born in NYC, New York
  • Jun 27 Coby Linder, American Pop Punk Drummer (Say Anything)
  • Jun 30 Rafal Blechacz, Polish classical pianist

Weddings in Music


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Jun 1 Country singer Merle Haggard (48) weds fourth wife Debbie Parret

Country Music Singer and Songwriter Merle Haggard
Country Music Singer and Songwriter
Merle Haggard

Deaths in Music

  • Jun 1 Richard Greene, English composer and actor (The Adventures of Robin Hood), dies at 67