July 1993 in Music

Events in Music

Music releaseAlbum Release

Jul 5 Icelandic musician Björk releases her 1st solo album "Debut"

Singer Björk

Event of interestEvent of Interest

Jul 12 Andrew Lloyd Webber's musical "Sunset Promenade" opens in London

  • Jul 31 Allman Bros guitarist Dickey Betts arrested for shoving 2 cops

Birthdays in Music

  • Jul 26 Taylor Momsen, American singer and actress (Gossip Girl), born in St. Louis, Missouri
  • Jul 26 Stormzy [Michael Owuo Jr.] English rapper (Shut Up), born in London, England

Weddings in Music

HeartWedding of Interest

Jul 28 Pink Floyd musician Roger Waters (49) weds Pricilla Phillips

Rock Bassist and Vocalist Roger Waters
Rock Bassist and Vocalist
Roger Waters

Deaths in Music

  • Jul 7 Mia Zapata, American singer with The Gits (b. 1965)
  • Jul 11 Mario Bauza, Cubans/US jazz musician, dies at 82
  • Jul 19 Yvonne Desportes, French composer, dies at 86
  • Jul 19 Szymon Goldberg, Polish violinist/conductor, dies at 84
  • Jul 21 Richard Tee, American pianist, singer and arranger (Slip' Slidin' Away, In Your Eyes), dies of prostate cancer at 49
  • Jul 30 Donald Myrick, American saxophonist ("If Leaving Me Is Easy, One More Night), is fatally shot by police during a narcotics investigation at 53
  • Jul 31 Rob Jones "The Bass Thing" English musician (The Wonder Stuff), dies at 29